Require: IP-Symcon >= 6.0
The module provides an input mask for manually read meter readings. It accepts the manual entry, checks it for plausibility and transfers the value to a counter variable. To check for plausibility, a limit value can be set.
- Check for plausibility
- Display of the last entered counter reading
- Input mask for new meter reading
- Install the 'Virtual Counter' module via the Module Store.
Set_up_the_instances in IP-Symcon
- Under "Add Instance" the 'Virtual Counter' module can be found using the quick filter.
- More information about adding instances in the Instances documentation
|Number by which a new counter value may increase at most. If the limit value is 0, it will not be checked
|Require confirmation to accept
|If enabled, a script must be executed to trigger the plausibility check
|Button, which activates the logging of the counter variable. It will be hidden if logging is enabled.
status variables and profiles
The status variables/categories are created automatically. Deleting individual ones can lead to malfunctions.
|Current counter reading
|Displays the last entered counter reading
|New counter reading
|Input variable for new counter reading
|Set safe new counter reading: Enter new counter reading
|Appears if the new counter reading exceeds the current one by the limit value. The value can still be accepted with confirmation
|Set Meter Reading
|Executes the plausibility check and pushes the value into the vaiable "Current Meter Reading" if successful
Via the WebFront the new counter value can be entered and the script can be executed, furthermore the last accepted counter value is displayed.