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    What do the LED's on a PM8000 meter indicate?

    Issue
    What do the LED's on a PM8000 meter indicate? 

    Product Line
    PM8000 series meters
    PM8240
    PM8243
    PM8244

    Environment
    PM8000 LED indicators

    Resolution
    There are multiple LEDs on PM8000 meters as shown below:

    A Alarm
    B Status/operation
    C Energy Pulsing
    D Infrared energy pulsing
    E Revenue lock status
    F Remote display connection link
    G Remote display connection activity

    See below for more information about each LED:
    Alarm LED
    State Description
    Off No active alarms
    On Acknowledged active alarm
    Flashing Unacknowledged active alarm

    Status/operation LED: 
    LED Description
    Off Meter is not powered
    Green Normal operation
    Red Flashing: No communications to display
    On: Firmware upgrade required 

    (Infrared) Energy pulsing LED:
    ​Energy pulsing is used to help verify the energy measurement accuracy of the meter for revenue purposes.
    The visible and infrared LEDs are configured by default to pulse based on energy measured by the meter.
    The pulse weight (pulses per kWh) and the energy source can be configured, except in the case of the PM82401 which requires a specific pulse weight for MID compliance.

    Revenue lock LED:
    The revenue lock LED indicates the lock status of the meter
    State Description
    Off The meter is not revenue locked.
    On The meter is revenue locked
    Flashing New revenue lock state is pending.
    Power cycle your meter to set the revenue to on or off 

    Remote display connection LED:
    There are two LEDs in the remote display connector that indicate the state of communications between the meter and remote display.
    LED Description
    Green
    (link)
    On: link established.
    Off: no link established with the remote display. Check the connections to the remote display and DIN meter.
    Yellow
    (activity)
    Flashing: active communications between the meter and the remote display.
    Off: no communication activity. Check remote display and meter operation.

    Expansion I/O LED:
    Status LED Off: Unpowered or no communications
    On green: Normal operation
    Flashing red: Error detected
    Digital Input LED Off: Digital input off
    On: Digital input on
    Digital Output LED Off: Digital output off
    On: Digital output on
    Analog Input LED Off: No valid analog input value
    On: Valid analog input value
    Analog Output LED Off: No valid analog output value
    On: Valid analog output value

    NOTE: for more information on the PM8000, refer to the PM8000 FAQ.

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