FAQ: What is “Block Activation”?

 

“Block Activation” is a feature that is offered is when multiple unique tags of same kind need to be activated. Particularly in “Asset tracking and management” applications, there is need to use dozens, hundreds or more tags for individual objects.  If one were to activate all these unique tags individually, that would be a time consuming event. Dynotag “Block Activated” tags effectively enable a user to activate three or more tags in a single activation step, adding them to the user’s collection, ready to be loaded with specific data.

In the example below, we have three block activated stickers with their unique corresponding dynotags.

All block activated products in a batch share the same activation code, and activating any of the dynotags activates all of the dynotags in the batch and enters them in the user’s dynotag collection, ready for adding specific data for each sticker as they are applied to assets…

Diagram- Block activation of dynotags

After activation, each dynotag acts as an individual tag – meaning that one can “Reset” a tag in a block activation – and this action will NOT reset the entire batch of tags. The specific tag that is reset can be re-activated with the same block activation code – as an individual tag, into its previous owner or another user’s account…