Configuring transient alarms using ION Setup

You can use ION Setup to configure the transient alarm settings.
  1. Start ION Setup.
  2. Open the Setup Assistant for your meter.
  3. Navigate to Alarming > Transient.
  4. Select Transient/Waveshape and click Edit.

    The setup dialog box for that parameter appears.

  5. Configure the parameters as required.

    Transient setup parameters

    Parameter Value/Range Description
    Enabled/Disabled Enabled or Disabled Specifies if transient recording and alarming is enabled.
    Nominal 1–999,999 Specifies the nominal voltage value used for transient detection.
    Threshold Percentage of nominal

    Specifies the threshold expressed as a percentage of the nominal voltage, plus 100.

    For example, if you want transients recorded when voltage deviates from nominal by 20%, enter 120.

    Alarm priority See description Select the alarm priority you want to associate with Transient alarms.

    To stop an alarm from being displayed without affecting other meter features, set the alarm priority to Info Only.

    Related topics • Transient Alarms.
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