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How to FTP to an ION meter without seeing the login screen

Product Line
ION Meters

Environment
FTP

Resolution
To connect to a meter using an FTP connection, the username and password can be included in the FTP connection string. The examples below demonstrate how to use the connection string to connect to a meter with an IP address of 123.45.6.78 using Windows Explorer:

Example 1: Standard Security and the default front panel password of 0:

ftp://0:0@123.45.6.78

Example 2: Advanced Security with user1 and password of 12:

ftp://user1:12@123.45.6.78

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