Enabling and disabling the FTP server using the display

NOTE: Refer to Restoration of temporarily disabled configuration settings in webpages to know availability of these features on your meter model.

The Ethernet setup screen on the meter allows you to enable/disable FTP server.

  1. Navigate to Maint > Setup.
  2. Enter the setup passcode (default is “0”), then press OK.
  3. Navigate to Comm > Enet.
  4. Move the cursor to point to the parameter FTP you want to modify, then press Edit.
  5. Modify the parameter as required (Enabled/Disabled), then press OK.
  6. Press the up arrow to exit.
  7. Press Yes to save your changes.

    The FTP can go to default state (Disabled):

    • After 20 mins of being idle

    • After every power-on

    • After every firmware upgrade

    In order to retain the FTP in Enabled state even after any of the above conditions have occurred, upgrade your meter to the latest firmware version:

    • PM5560 / PM5562 / PM5563 / PM5580 meter models: 4.0.0 and above

    • PM5570 / PM5660 / PM5760 meter models: 6.0.0 and above

    • PM5650 meter model: 4.10.0 and above

    • PM5561 meter model: 12.0.0 and above

    • PM5661 / PM5761 meter models: 14.0.0 and above

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