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Configuration tutorial a DSL box to control your home automation system from anywhere

We will now discuss a configuration tutorial for your DSL box, it will allow you to control your home automation system when you are traveling. So you can control your system from your mobile phone or tablet from your home (in your local network) but also from outside using a phone connection data.

We presume that you have already successfully installed your MyOmBox and that it is functional on your local home network. If this is not the case, we invite you to read the installation guide of MyOmBox. To successfully do this configuration, it is important to understand its operation. So we will start with a diagram explaining of connection options available to you. To limit confusion we will not talk about the secure connection SSL / HTTPS with MyOmBox. Another article will be realized on this subject.
port forwarding configuration explanation
port forwarding configuration explanation

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Securing your home automation system with your ADSL box to protect you from risk of piracy

Home automation is becoming more and more present in our homes, and one of the main interests is to be controlled remotely from their smartphone, the tablet or laptop We will detail a few safety rules related to the configuration a MyHome automation system from Legrand / Bticino / Arnould, but these tips can also be used for other home automation systems or box (Z-wave, zigBee )

This can be complicated to manage a complete Installation, is the mix between two very different worlds, that of electricity with that of computing. So it is quite rare to have all the required knowledge in these two areas to properly configure all his house It is common to see fairly significant security breach, due to configuration problems, leaving the door wide open to persons who may have bad intentions (hacker)!
So we will give you tips for securing your home automation system with your ADSL box to protect you from the risk of piracy.

Secure facility port scan Automation
Secure facility port scan Automation

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MyOmBox’s installation guide

You will find below the latest version of our help document to the installation of your MyOmBox  system. If you have any comments or questions you can contact us by leaving a comment on this page.

IMPORTANT: You should never disconnect electrically MyOmBox without turning off the system before using the button “Stop MyOmBox” on the administration (“General Options”> “Settings”). MyOmBox is equipped with an SD card; disconnect the power supply without turning off the system can cause damage, cause data loss and irreversible dysfunction. Never remove or swap SD cards from MyOmBox boxes. For licensing reasons and network configuration that can cause malfunctions.

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