Frequently Asked Question - How do I connect a device to my Toolbox Remote account?

How do I connect a device to my Toolbox Remote account?

To use the latest Toolbox Remote Account features you will first need to confirm you have registered for an account at https://pcdtoolbox.com/ (as shown below).

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Once the account gets created and you’ve logged in, this will bring up the homepage. As shown in the picture below, there are no devices connected. To add a device, click on “Connect Device”.

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Next, it will prompt for device name and information for the device type. An example is provided below. Once all information is inserted, click on “Connect”.

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The “Connect Device” option will provide a device token that will need to be entered on the computer that has Toolbox for Windows installed. Copy the provided token and click “OK”.

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Now that there is a device token established, the page will show that it’s waiting on a connection. From within the device that is running Toolbox for Windows, the user will need to enter the provided token. First, they will need to select “Remote Status: Not Connected” from the Toolbox home screen.

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Next, it will present the prompt to enter the device token that was previously generated.

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Enter the device token and it will turn green to confirm that a connection was established.

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The Toolbox main homepage should now display “Remote Status: Connected”.

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The homepage will display the active connection and you have now successfully connected a device to your PC-Doctor Toolbox Remote account!

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