Start by unboxing ALEX / AXEL. It comes with

  • a bundled tablet;

  • a SmartScope for auscultations;

  • a SmartCuff for blood pressure measurement;

  • and other accessories (see Nasco guide for details)

ALEX/AXEL is a cloud-connected simulator and as such, requires a wired/wifi connection with internet access.

The included tablet is your keyboard and displays to help you through the initial setup of the simulator.

Pro tip: it’s a good idea to charge both the simulator and the tablet before/at initial setup.

Before first use, your simulator needs to be activated. Activation is a one-time process for which ALEX/AXEL also requires an internet connection.

  • Turn on ALEX and wait until the power button is green;

  • Turn on the tablet;

Pro tip: keep the wifi settings on the tablet as is, you don’t need to change any settings of the tablet. It is pre-configured to always connect to your simulator for ease of use.

  • On the tablet tap on Google Chrome to launch it. It will automatically load the intuitive setup guide.

Follow the on-screen instructions and

From this time on, you can use your own laptop or smartphone (or any internet-connected device) to log in at app.pcs.ai with your PCS account and control your simulator or view simulation archives, etc.

Pro tip: remember to check your inbox and verify the email address you use to sign up for the online app.

Questions? Feel free to reach out by email at help@pcs.ai or chat with us directly through our Online Chat Support.

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