Before starting to work with vMax Live Plus, it is important to get familiar with the user interface. The User Interface provides fleet information as well as various search and management tools which differ depending on the View Mode.
There are two different View modes in vMax Live Plus:
By default, vMax Live+ always opens in Live View mode when you log in. This tutorial will only cover the user interface in Live View mode.
Integrations might not be visible on your screen since it needs specific user permissions to be accessed.
Data Tools, Routes and Students are provided as add-ons to vMax AVL service and require activation.
Other Features include:
When selecting Map View, vMax LIVE+ displays only a map showing the current location of the Fleet Vehicles depicted as previously assigned Vehicle Type icons. Notice that the upper-left corner holds Map/Satellite view mode selection.
The Vehicles’ icons in the Map may display different characteristics depending on their circumstances:
When selecting List View, vMax LIVE+ displays only a Live View table that lists active Vehicles and related information. This includes Vehicle, Route and Driver IDs, State, DVR Status and Actions (see more details below).
DVR Status may indicate:
Actions buttons are, from left to right:
Let’s see what these buttons can do:
Video Streaming streams Video from the Vehicle when available. Different Camera views can be selected and the sound can be turned on and off.
The far-right icon indicates how good the signal is with red, orange or green colored bands.
When selecting Split View, vMax LIVE+ displays both the Map and the List. Users can modify the views proportions by dragging the separation line up and down with the mouse cursor.
vMax LIVE+ displays in Live View mode when viewing current Fleet status. In Search mode, a Map Search Results and a History View table located below are shown.