02 - Remote Control Terminal Software
LabSat 3 Wideband can be remote accessed and controlled using most terminal software that supports a PORT 23 Telnet connection. Tera Term Pro is one example. Once connected, commands can be manually entered into a terminal program to remotely control LabSat 3 Wideband. Commands are linked with the ‘:’ character and are executed on reception of the carriage return character.
Tera term Pro V4.80 can be downloaded here:
To open a connection to LabSat 3 Wideband in Tera Term, select ‘new connection’ and then enter the IP address into the Host box. Make sure that the Telnet radio button is checked. See the connection example below (for LabSat 3):
Click ‘OK’ to connect and if successful, a ‘LABSATV3 >’ prompt should be shown. Type ‘HELP’ and press [ENTER] to show available commands.