The manufacturer codes are generated by FieldComm Group. 

Manufacturer codes can only be issued to members of FieldComm Group.

NOTE – Manufacturer IDs and Device Type Codes require active IP licenses with FieldComm Group. This is typically obtained through Membership (most cost effective method), but may be purchased outright for 90% of the cost of membership dues. You can learn more by visiting

Please open a support ticket and specify the following:

  • I need assistance with:  Membership Support
  • DetailsManufacturer ID/Device Type Request
  • Additional Details: select the applicable technology/protocol 
  • Subject: New Manufacturer Name
  • Description: State the name to be assigned to a new manufacturer ID code.

In the message body, specify the ID Number you wish to have reserved for your company.  Please provide the new name and number as follows:

- Requested Manufacturer Name*

- 0xMMMMMM  (hexadecimal representation of ID number)

- MMMMMMM  (decimal representation of ID number)

*Please keep the following in mind when submitting your request:

Manufacturer's Name is restricted to 24 characters of ISO Latin-1, including spaces and punctuation.

Manufacturer's ID for FF are restricted to the following ranges:  

257 through 24575 (hexadecimal 0x000101-0x005FFF)
65536 through 8388607 (hexadecimal 0x010000-0x7FFFFF)