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Typical workflows

To update your meter to the latest available firmware and factory template:

  • Download the latest firmware and template for your meter.

  • Load the firmware onto your meter; the firmware upgrade process includes upgrading the meter template.

To take an existing meter out of service and replace it with a new meter:

  • Save the template from the existing meter

  • Load the existing meter’s template onto the new meter; the new meter will now have the customized features from the existing meter.

To update your meter’s firmware without updating your meter’s template:

  • Save your meter’s template.

  • Download the latest firmware.

  • Load the firmware onto your meter. When prompted for a template file, select the template you saved from your meter.

To update the firmware on your meter’s remote display:

  • Download the display firmware.

  • Load the firmware onto the meter’s internal server using a SFTP client application or ION Setup. The results of the firmware update are stored in the meter’s event log.

To update the firmware on your meter’s option module(s):

  • Download the option module firmware; make sure that the firmware matches the option module type.

  • Load the firmware onto the meter’s internal SFTP site using a SFTP client application or ION Setup.

  • Power cycle or perform an option bus reset to start the option module firmware update.

NOTE: If the meter is power cycled or an option module reset is performed while there are option module firmware upgrade files loaded on the meter’s SFTP site, the option module firmware is upgraded.

Visit the company website at www.schneider-electric.com and search for your meter type to see the available firmware and templates.

See the online ION Setup help for instructions on how to load meter templates.

**Visit the company website at www.schneider-electric.com and search for “PM8000” to see the available firmware and templates. See “Loading meter firmware using ION Setup” on page 84 for more information about loading meter firmware. • See the online ION Setup help for instructions on how to load meter templates.
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