GPS - ublox - Enable/Disable NMEA dataset's

Support Article No. 24331
Latest updated: 4/18/2018

DESCRIPITON

By default, the ublox GPS module has the most common NMEA datasets enabled, like GNGGA, GNGSA, GNGLL,...
Sometimes it is necessary to enable or disable specific NMEA datasets.
To enable or disable specific NMEA datasets, follow the steps below.

SOLUTION

  1. Open u-center.
  2. Connect to GPS module (default port is COM3, baudrate 9600):
  3. Go to View > Configuration View.
  4. Click MSG (Messages) on the left side list.
    1. For ENABLING:
      Choose a NMEA dataset at "Message".
      Check the boxes I2C, UART1, USB and SPI and enter "1" in all four "On" fields:


      Click “Send” button in the lower left corner:
    2. For DISABLING:
      Choose a NMEA dataset at "Message".
      Uncheck all the boxes:


      Click “Send” button in the lower left corner:

  5. Switch to CFG (configuration) tab in left side list.
    Select “Save current configuration”.
    At "Devices:" select all 4 list entries.
    (To select all entries, tap and hold pen/mouse on first entry and move down to last entry. Release pen/mouse)
    Click "Send" button in the lower left corner:
  6.  Click Receiver > Action > Save Config:
  7. Done.