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How to

How to

Products: AD v1
Functionalities: Hardware
Product version: 3.3, 2022, 2023, 2024

Installing the AD v1 Base on a Wall

You install the AD v1 protective frame with its base on a wall to use AD v1 for accessing the automation servers. You attach the base on the wall and to the electrical box using the dedicated holes and hole patterns in the base.


The frame and its base do not provide protection against theft.

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AD v1 provides a Human Machine Interface (HMI) for local access to the EcoStruxure BMS servers.

AD v1 is based on an Android platform with a high-resolution touchscreen display. The display size is 10 inches.

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Stationary HMI Terminal

AD v1 is intended to be used as a stationary HMI terminal. For example, AD v1 can be installed on a control cabinet in a plant room or it can be installed on a wall in a hospital.

Kiosk Mode

AD v1 is preinstalled with SmartXKiosk, which allows you to lock AD v1 into Kiosk mode to prevent users from accessing other apps than the one you have downloaded and selected. For more information, see SmartXKiosk Overview .

AD v1 Bundle

AD v1 is delivered in a bundle, which contains a protective frame. When assembled, the frame protects against dust, moisture, and mechanical damage. The USB cable is ordered separately from Schneider Electric.


The frame and its base do not provide protection against theft.

Installation Options

The protective frame has a base, which is equipped with hole mount patterns to support a variety of installation options. For example, AD v1 can be installed on a control cabinet, on a wall, or on a VESA stand that fits devices with a 100 x 100 mm (3.94 x 3.94 in.) hole pattern.

AD v1 Communication and Power

AD v1 can use either a wired (USB) connection or a wireless (WiFi) connection to communicate with EcoStruxure BMS servers. AD v1 can be powered either by a AS-P server, AS-B server, or USB power adapter.

For more information, see AD v1 Communication and Power .

Preinstalled Apps

AD v1 is delivered with the following set of preinstalled apps:

  • SmartXKiosk for locking AD v1 into Kiosk mode

  • AD-Link for enabling IP over USB communication

    For more information, see AD-Link Overview .

  • Technician Tool for operation and maintenance of EcoStruxure BMS servers


DC input current consumption
500 mA to 1.3 A
DC input supply voltage
Ambient temperature, operating
5 to 35 °C (41 to 95 °F)
UV stable ABS
Ingress protection rating
IP 54
Plastic flame rating
Dimensions (W x H x D)
266 x 203 x 19 mm (10.5 x 8.0 x 0.75 in.)
0.656 kg (1.446 lb)
1 USB 2.0 port
802.11 a/b/g/n 2.4 + 5 GHz
1.2 GHz
Internal memory
1.5 GB RAM, 16 GB ROM
Operating system
Supported versions
Android 4.4 to 4.4.4 (KitKat)
Android 4.4W to 4.4W.2 (KitKat)
Android 5.0 to 5.1 (Lollipop)
Display resolution
1280 x 800 pixels
Display size
10.1 inches (256 mm)
Display type
TFT LCD, touchscreen

To install the AD v1 base on a wall
  1. Hold the base against the wall and adjust its position so that the hole pattern around the center hole of the base fits the hole pattern of the electrical box.

  2. Mark the place where the four drill holes should be on the wall.


    Use the holes in the corners of the base to mark the place where the drill holes should be.

  3. Drill the four holes in the wall for attachment of the base on the wall.

  4. Fasten the base to the electrical box.

  5. Fasten the base on the wall using four screws.


You can now continue by installing the tablet in the frame.

  • AD v1
  • Installing the AD v1 Base on a Cabinet
  • Installing the AD v1 Tablet and Frame