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vrm_portal:remote-veconfigure [2019-02-05 10:05]
mvader [2. Step by step procedure]
vrm_portal:remote-veconfigure [2019-08-15 12:19] (current)
guy_stewart replace venus-device with GX device
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 This manual describes how to remotely change settings in our MultiPlusses,​ MultiGrid, MultiPlus-II,​ Quattros and high power Inverters; all power products with a VE.Bus communication port. A feature called ''​Remote VEConfigure''​. ​ This manual describes how to remotely change settings in our MultiPlusses,​ MultiGrid, MultiPlus-II,​ Quattros and high power Inverters; all power products with a VE.Bus communication port. A feature called ''​Remote VEConfigure''​. ​
  
-This functionality requires a [[venus-os:​start|Venus-device]] (CCGX, Venus GX or other) to be installed locally on the system.+This functionality requires a [[venus-os:​start|GX device]] (CCGX, Venus GX or other) to be installed locally on the system.
  
 Requirements:​ Requirements:​
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   - System must connected to internet and communicating to the VRM Portal.   - System must connected to internet and communicating to the VRM Portal.
   - Two way communication must be enabled   - Two way communication must be enabled
-  - The [[venus-os:​start|Venus-device]] must be powered directly from the battery. So do not power it an AC adapter on the AC output of the inverter/​charger.+  - The [[venus-os:​start|GX device]] must be powered directly from the battery. So do not power it an AC adapter on the AC output of the inverter/​charger.
  
 Details: Details:
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   - Check the requirements   - Check the requirements
     - Venus OS v2.17 or later     - Venus OS v2.17 or later
-    - Two way communication enabled (see Settings -> Services on the [[venus-os:​start|Venus-device]])+    - Two way communication enabled (see Settings -> Services on the [[venus-os:​start|GX device]])
     - Two way communication up & running: check on the Device list page on VRM     - Two way communication up & running: check on the Device list page on VRM
   - On the VRM Portal, go to Device List, and scroll to the bottom to find the Remote VEConfigure button on the VRM Portal   - On the VRM Portal, go to Device List, and scroll to the bottom to find the Remote VEConfigure button on the VRM Portal
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   - Upload the file to the system   - Upload the file to the system
  
-==== 3. System shutdown during reconfiguration ====+===== 3. System shutdown during reconfiguration ​=====
  
 Many settings can be changed without resulting in a shutdown during the re-configuration. Some settings though, such as a changed Assistants configuration,​ will cause the inverter/​charger to momentarily switch off and back on again. In such situations, VEConfig will warn when saving the settings: Many settings can be changed without resulting in a shutdown during the re-configuration. Some settings though, such as a changed Assistants configuration,​ will cause the inverter/​charger to momentarily switch off and back on again. In such situations, VEConfig will warn when saving the settings:
 {{ :​ccgx:​remote-veconfig-vebus-reset-warning.png?​nolink |}} {{ :​ccgx:​remote-veconfig-vebus-reset-warning.png?​nolink |}}
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 +known issue: Venus versions v2.23 and below always reset the Multi when the following settings are changed.
 +  - Battery Capacity
 +  - Start and stop limits for low power AES mode
 +  - State of charge when Bulk finished (only resets with Multi firmware versions < 200)
  
 Depending on how the internet communication equipment (ie. router) is powered, the internet connection might also be temporarily lost at that time. Depending on how the internet communication equipment (ie. router) is powered, the internet connection might also be temporarily lost at that time.
  
-This is not a problem, as the file is first uploaded to the [[venus-os:​start|Venus-device]], and only once received and verified it will be written to the VE.Bus system.+This is not a problem, as the file is first uploaded to the [[venus-os:​start|GX device]], and only once received and verified it will be written to the VE.Bus system.
  
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