Introduction: TOOLING CLOUD: Beacon Label
Add a Beacon Label to machine.
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Step 1: What Is a Beacon Label?
A beacon is a transmitter that notifies your smartphone when you are in its presence. Our simple solution is to print a small QR barcode and affix it to each machine tool or storage location.
Step 2: Scan QR Code
Simply scan the QR label with your smartphone and that machine’s home page on the Tooling Cloud will appear.
Step 3: Machine Webpage
A link to our recommended scanning app is located in the Resources page at the end of this presentation.
Step 4: How to Print a Beacon Label
This how you print a beacon label. Open to the desired machine page. Highlight and copy the URL.
Step 5: Open the Beacon Label Template.
You can download it from this support page.
Step 6: Click on the QR Code Image
Step 7: Choose TEXT and Paste URL
Choose TEXT in the Data drop down menu. Paste the URL into the text box. Click OK.