Frequently asked questions FAQ and "How-To" guides

WatchMon

Instructions related to the WatchMon product category using the Toolkit software.

How to install the WatchMon Toolkit software

How to connect the CellMon modules to the WatchMon 

How to connect the shunt SPF102MOD to the WatchMon

How to connect to WatchMon via WiFi access point

How to connect to home wifi AP

How to test the CMU network for faults with a WatchMon

How to sync the CMU CellMon configuration with a WatchMon

How to identify a specific CellMon using the LED

Watchmon hardware guide and pin assignment

Simplified firmware upgrade of the Watchmon

How to customise the theme / style of WatchMon toolkit

How to control a EnPower charger with a WatchMon

How to control a SMA Sunny Island inverter/charger with a WatchMon

How to control a SolaX hybrid inverter/charger with a WatchMon

How to control a TC/Elcon charger with a WatchMon

How to verify that the WatchMon software is the latest release

 

Instruction and details about various pages within the software Toolkit.

Understanding Watchmon operating state LED indicator

Understanding the Snapshot capture report

Understanding the status icons of the WatchMon Toolkit

Understanding the WatchMon - Hardware configuration - System settings

Understanding the WatchMon - Hardware configuration - CellMon settings

Understanding the WatchMon - Hardware configuration - Expansion settings

Understanding the WatchMon - Hardware configuration - Integration settings

Understanding the WatchMon - Hardware configuration - Shunt SoC% settings

Understanding the WatchMon - Control Logic - Critical settings

Understanding the WatchMon - Control Logic - Charging settings

Understanding the WatchMon - Control Logic - Discharging settings

Understanding the WatchMon - Control Logic - Thermal settings

Understanding the WatchMon - Control Logic - Remote settings

Understanding the WatchMon - Control Logic - TempView

Understanding the WatchMon - Control Logic - VoltView

Understanding the WatchMon - Tools Menu

Understanding the WatchMon - Tools - configuration bulk import

Understanding the WatchMon - Tools - Daily Session History Extract

Understanding the WatchMon - Tools - Data Cache

Understanding Tools - Bypass Tester - Options

Understanding Tools - Bypass Tester - Progressive

Understanding Tools - Bypass Tester - Results

Understanding the WatchMon - Telemetry - Live Statistics

Understanding the WatchMon - Telemetry - Cell Info data table

Understanding the WatchMon - Telemetry - Daily Session

Understanding the WatchMon - Telemetry - Daily Session History

Understanding the WatchMon - Telemetry - Lifetime Telemetry

 

BmsSuite (legacy PacMon hardware)

Overview of the software

How to install the BmsSuite software

How to commission the BmsSuite software

How to Backup and Restore the configuration

How to import the hardware configuration back into BmsSuite

How to check that the hardware matches the configuration

How to find the current software version

How to update the firmware via BmsSuite

How to configure the BMS for off-grid solar with ChokeMon

How to automatically switch off/on the screen / monitor based on SiMon running

How to Re-Calibration the CellMon voltage

How to review recent e-Meter History sessions

How to tailor the BmsSuite charting screens

How to reset the CellMon Session chart

How to test and verify the Bypass function

How to alter the left panel logo

How to use voice commands from the BmsSuite

How to verify that the Software is the current release

How to control and interpret the recharging session report

How to specify the startup screen that launch from ServiceCentre

How to log system data to files

How to find cabling faults by running the Network Tester

How to locate a specific CellMon using the LED keypad

How to modify the recharging current to the TCCharger (canbus)

How to setup cloud data storage for the BMS via ThingSpeak.com

Understanding the SystemController host

Understanding the UMonHub host

Understanding the CellMon advanced configuration

Understanding the Charging advanced configuration

Understanding the status icons of the Service Centre

Understanding the System Tray

Understanding the SystemHost advanced configuration

Where to find the configuration backup files from autosave

 

Hardware

How do I connect BlockMons - Battery Pack chain

Assembly of the Watchmon / ExpansionBoard with the CamdenBoss pcb din rail holder

Best practice for screw terminals

ExpansionBoard hardware and wiring guide

How to connect the CellMon modules to the WatchMon

How to connect the shunt SPF102MOD to the WatchMon 

Which PC / Tablet to purchase

How to determine if the PC / Tablet has enough resources

How to wire up the RC7S CellMon mounting kit

Understanding the LED Indicators on each CellMon

Watchmon hardware guide and pin assignment