Illegally Deploying Hotspots

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Using a Frequency in an Unsupported Region

Your miner will only beacon and witness normally if it's deployed in a region that legally allows you to operate a hotspot with the frequency you purchased.

Since PoCv11, Helium no longer allows hotspots deployed in unsupported regions to operate. For example, if you deploy a US915 hotspot in AS923 regions, the hotspot will not beacon or witness

Please see Helium's official position on this: https://www.reddit.com/r/HeliumNetwork/comments/pwhobc/please_explain_poc11_coming_o[…]ike_i_am/hei5n4y/?utm_source=share&utm_medium=web2x&context=3

Again, if you have purchased a US915 or EU868 hotspot, please make sure to deploy it in the correct region. The only way to revive a hotspot that is not witnessing and beaconing due to an illegal deployment is to redeploy it in a region that supports the hotspot's frequency.

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  • Comment author
    Mahmut B

    Hi. We want to be the distributor in Romania and Turkey. Could you please help us on what to do for this?

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    Khurram Rais

    AS923 to deploy In Lahore Pakistan.

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    Khurram Rais

    Pakistan AS923 / IN865 / EU868 which one is correct

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    Zameer Ahmad

    I think u should use EU868 or IN865 but advise u to use EU868.

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    Without Name

    Can I mine HNT in Alabama 35063 area code

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