For Beginners - How to Get Back Existing Station Number in A Fresh Install

  1. Go to your stats page while logged-in, by clicking following link:

  2. If you have only one station in your account, go to step 3. If you have more than one ststion, select the station number you want to restore.

  3. Copy the Unique Identifier (see screenshot below)

  4. Give following command
    (Replace xxxxxxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxxxxxxxxxx by the Unique Identifier you have copied from your stats page)

sudo piaware-config feeder-id xxxxxxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxxxxxxxxxx

sudo systemctl restart piaware


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PiAware: Fine for 4+ yrs and now it's not
A few questions piaware related

How to find your feeder-id (Unique Identifier) if you see “No Such ADSB Site” at, even when you are logged-in to your Flightaware account?



  1. Go to page

  2. You may see a new feeder id listed under heading “Success!
    You claimed the following 1 receivers”

  3. You will also see a list of all old/rexisting feeder id under heading "Linked PiAware Receivers".

  4. Choose the station number you want to use, and copy its Unique ID (feeder-id)


Thanks @abcd567, will bookmark that one. Also will be considering backing up/ cloning SD cards.


Thanks for correcting typo in the title of thread :slightly_smiling_face: