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How to setup EGX300 FTP Export

Issue
How to setup EGX300 FTP Export

Product Line
EGX300

Environment
Webpage

Cause
How to setup the EGX300 FTP Export to download the FTP file from the gateway

Resolution
Follow the procedure outline below to setup the EGX300 FTP Export:
  • Check to make sure the FTP Server is Enabled.
    • Login to the EGX300 webpage by entering the EGX300 IP address into a browser address bar.
      • Default login credentials:
        • Username: Administrator
        • Password: Gateway
    • Navigate to the Setup button > Ethernet & TCP/IP option > click on Advanced
    • Select Enabled on FTP server drop down > Click Apply

The EGX300 internal FTP is now enabled.
  • Select parameters for FTP Export
    • From the setup page, click Device Log Export (Opens the Device Log Export page)
    • Select FTP as the mode of transport (Opens the FTP device log export options)
    • Enable the Incremental check box (Select only new data logged since the last good send interval to be sent)
      • Note: If the Incremental check box is not selected, the whole log file is sent via FTP on each schedule interval
    • Select Daily, Weekly, or Monthly (Selects how often the data logs are transported)
    • Depending on which options you selected in the previous step, select the time of day, day of week, and/or the day of the month (Selects when the data logs are transported)
    • In the Server IP Address text boxes, enter the address of the outgoing FTP server (0.0.0.0 to 255.255.255.255) (Enters the address of the server transporting the data logs)
      • Note: Contact your network administrator if you do not know the address of the File Transfer Protocol (FTP) server
    • In the Server TCP Port text box, enter the FTP server port (Enters the outgoing delivery port)
    • In the Directory text box, enter the directory (Allows you to enter directory information)
    • Enter your username and password in the text boxes (Records your server login information)
    • Enable Passive check box (Sets FTP file transfer to be passive)
    • Click Test to test the FTP parameters you set, or click Apply (Sends a test file to the FTP server and directory, or applies the FTP settings)
      •  Note: Clicking Test applies the log export FTP settings and transfers a test file, and clicking Apply only applies the settings

The EGX300 FTP Export is now configured.
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