Configuring the alarm / energy pulsing LED or digital output for energy pulsing using ION Setup

You can use ION Setup to configure your meter’s LED or digital output for energy pulsing.
  1. Start ION Setup.
  2. Connect to your meter.
  3. Navigate to I/O configuration > Energy Pulsing.
  4. Select the LED or a digital output to configure and click Edit.

    The setup screen is displayed.

  5. Enter a descriptive name for the digital output’s Label.
  6. Configure the other setup parameters as required.
  7. Click Send to save your changes.

    Alarm / energy pulsing LED setup parameters available through ION Setup

    Parameter Values Description
    Mode Off, Alarm, Energy

    Off disables the LED.

    Alarm sets the LED for alarm notification.

    Energy sets the LED for energy pulsing.

    Pulse Wt. (p/k_h) 1 to 9999999 When configured for energy pulsing, this defines how many pulses are sent to the LED for every 1 kWh, 1 kVARh or 1 kVAh of accumulated energy.
    Channel Active Energy Delivered, Active Energy Received, Active Energy Del+Rec, Reactive Energy Delivered, Reactive Energy Received, Reactive Energy Del+Rec, Apparent Energy Delivered, Apparent Energy Received, Apparent Energy Del+Rec Select which accumulated energy channel to monitor and use for energy pulsing.
    Related topic: See “Alarm Priorities” on page 66 for a detailed description on the alarm / energy pulsing LED’s behavior when it is configured for alarm notification.
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