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What are the default communication parameter for the ION8650 series meter?

Published date: 17 January 2019

Issue
ION8650 default communication parameters

Product Line
ION8650 series meter

Environment
Web Server
Front Panel


Cause
What are the default values the first time you connect to your meter.

Resolution
See the following ION8650 series meter default communication settings:

COM1 Setup:

Protocol ION
Baud Rate 9600
Unit ID From Serial Number*
RS232 or RS485 RS232
Serial Port 8N1

* The factory set Unit ID is based on the serial number of the meter. For example: Serial number: XXX-1009X263-XX is factory set to unit ID 9263


COM2 Setup:
Protocol ION
Baud Rate 9600
Unit ID 101

COM3 Setup:
Protocol ION
Baud Rate 9600
Unit ID 102
Serial Port 8N1

COM4 Setup:
Protocol ION
Baud Rate 9600
Unit ID 103
Serial Port 8N1

Network Setup:
IP Address None*
Mask None*
Gateway None


* To modify the NONE setting, press and hold the up arrow to enter edit mode.


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