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What is a MicroNode?
Viewed 5198 times since Tue, Aug 24, 2010
A Micro-Node (Order number: 230222) is a two reader system that works with an eMerge 50, 5000, 50P, and 5000P controller.  It can be powered with a 12 VDC power supply or Power-over-Ethernet (PoE).   The MicroNode is supplied in a 7-inch... Read More
How do I add a compact flash card?
Viewed 2614 times since Mon, Mar 22, 2010
The system will not auto-detect the presence or absence of compact flash cards. In order to add a Compact Flash card, you must first shut the system down. You can do this from Setup, System Maintenance, Utilities. Scroll to the bottom of the page and... Read More
Why will the node not connect?
Viewed 2441 times since Mon, Mar 22, 2010
***Note: The eMerge takes time to complete its tasks.  Please be patient when following these steps, giving about a minute or two in between steps.   When replacing a node or controller, the nodes must be configured one at a time with... Read More
IEI eMerge 3.x Enterprise and 3.x Enterprise Ultra Install and Setup Guide
Viewed 2198 times since Mon, May 16, 2011
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Why are my Blades not being recongnized by the eMerge?
Viewed 1781 times since Wed, Mar 24, 2010
When installing the blades on the ribbon cable, it is essential that the blades are properly seated.   Power down the node that’s connected to the same ribbon cable Unclip the ribbon cable from the blade. Push the blade back onto the... Read More
What size backup battery is needed for the eMerge?
Viewed 1664 times since Wed, Mar 24, 2010
Battery standby power has not been investigated by UL. The network node does not include a battery, but one can be provided and mounted on the floor of the wall mount cabinet. The recommended battery is a 12 Volt Sealed or Valve Regulated Lead... Read More