Make a Device Claimable

Command-line interface only

The instructions below use the command-line interface (CLI).

This guide explains the process of making a device claimable.

Prerequisites

  1. Access to The Things Industries Cloud. Contact The Things Industries to get onboarded
  2. An application in The Things Industries Cloud. See instructions

Register Devices

In order to be claimable, the device needs to be registered on The Things Join Server. This can be done in multiple ways.

Registered on The Things Join Server Only

  1. With root keys and claim authentication code
  1. With secure element claiming

Registered on The Things Join Server and Configured in a Cloud Cluster

  1. With root keys and claim authentication code
  1. With secure element claiming

Generate QR code for claiming

After registering your devices, you need to generate QR codes for claiming.

Learn how to Generate QR Codes

Authorize Claiming

Replace <app-id> with the Application ID of the application that you created in prerequisites, and run the following command in the CLI:

$ ttn-lw-cli applications claim authorize <app-id>

The device is now ready to be claimed. You can test it by creating a second application and claiming a device there.