In this tutorial, you will learn how to convert (parse) a raw payload sent by a device into actual measurable variables.
Data flow structure
You can create parses for devices that weren't found in our list of Devices, so that you had to use a connector for Custom device. Or maybe, you just want to do some math with the data after the system runs its parser from the selected connector.
If you want to learn more about how data packages are sent to TagoIO, take a look at Integration.
We have three available tutorials for you to understand how Payload Parser works.
For a step by step visual guide to payload parsing, watch this video.
Learn more about Payload Parser.
The Payload Parser handles the raw payload sent by the devices in order to extract the measured variables. For example, it can be used to transform an HEX payload sent by a device into temperature and battery levels. You can also use it to handle ...
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Parser vs. Analysis Comparison
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Payload Parser - Context & global variables
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Filtering Out Variables with Parser Code
When your device sends data from a device to TagoIO, a parser code may be added to your device (located in the 'Payload Parser' tab) to extract and create the variables in the buckets using TagoIO format. If you want to save space in your register ...