Step 1: Setup a new account in Geotab

1. Login to the Geotab Dashboard and manually create a new user for the integration:

2. Go to > Administration > Users > Add

3. Enter the following details:

  • User (Email): “[email protected][your company email domain]”

  • First name: Whip Around

  • Last name: Service

  • Authentication type: Basic Authentication

  • Password: [type a new password] Remember this password

  • Force password change on: select “No”

  • Security clearance: Administrator

Step 2: Activate integration in Whip Around

1. Login to the Whip Around Dashboard

2. Go to Settings > Integrations

3. Use the credentials created during the previous step:

  • Username: [email protected][your company email domain]

  • Password: [the new password you typed in Geotab]

Step 3: Install Geotab Add-Ins

On the Geotab Dashboard

1. Go to System > System Settings > Add-Ins and set “Allow unsigned Add-Ins” to “On”

2. Go to System > System Settings > Add-Ins > Configuration and paste the following snippet

3. Copy and paste the code snippet below into the popup window and click 'OK'

4. Click the 'Save' button in the top left corner of the screen


Code snippet to copy and paste

{
"name": "Whip Around Add-In",
"supportEmail": "[email protected]",
"version": "1.0",
"items": [
{
"path": "ActivityLink",
"icon": "https://api.whip-around.com/geotab/wa-logo.jpg",
"url": "https://api.whip-around.com/geotab/embed-website/index.html",
"menuName": {
"en": "Whip Around"
}
},
{
"page": "device",
"click": "https://api.whip-around.com/geotab/vehicle-button/script.js",
"buttonName": {
"en": "Whip Around Vehicle"
},
"icon": "https://api.whip-around.com/geotab/wa-logo.jpg"
},
{
"page": "map",
"noView": true,
"mapScript": {
"src": "https://api.whip-around.com/geotab/map-tooltip/addin.js"
}
},
{
"version": "1.0",
"icon": "https://api.whip-around.com/geotab/wa-logo.jpg",
"url": "https://api.whip-around.com/geotab/mobile-addin/index.html",
"path": "DriveAppLink/",
"menuName": {
"en": "Whip Around"
}
}
]
}

Great now the integration is activated. Check out these following how-to guides to get the most out of the integration.

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