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EnergyLoggerConfig.exe,  Version 1.00
Create a binary configuration file for the VoltCraft Energy Logger 3500 or 4000

Usage:    EnergyLoggerConfig /dt:daytimetariff /nt:nighttimetariff [ options ]

Where:    daytimetariff      is the day time tariff for 1 kWh
          nighttimetariff    is the night time tariff for 1 kWh

Options:  /ID:deviceID       set device ID (0..9; default: 1)
          /12H               use 12 hour clock (default: 24 hour clock)
          /MDY               use date format M/D/Y (default: D-M-Y)
          /F:minutes         set time to specified number of minutes in future
                             to allow sufficient time to load the SD card into
                             the device (0..60; default: 1 minute)
          /C:currency        set currency: G = GB Pound, S = Swiss Frank,
                             U = US Dollar, E = Euro (default: Euro)

The settings will be written to a binary file named "setupel3.bin", located in
the current directory. It should be written to SD card and loaded into the
device in the specified number of minutes (/F switch) for optimal accuracy of
cost calculations. Once loaded, the device will erase the file from the SD card.
Detailed information on the setupel3.bin file format can be found at

Written by Rob van der Woude

page last uploaded: 2022-10-05