What data export and data import options does the eGauge support?

Most users will probably access data on an eGauge meter via the classic interface or mobile-friendly interface. These interfaces are designed for ease of use and accessibility. However, advanced users may also be interested in other options to read data form (or into) the eGauge meter.

eGauge meters feature a variety of communications options. These can be used to read data from third party devices into the meter, or make data available for third party devices to read from the meter. These communication options are briefly summarized below. Click on the links in the table for additional information.

The following tables apply to EG4xxx meters only. EG30xx and older meters cannot use any option requiring a serial to USB adapter.

 

Data export (read data from the meter)

Modbus TCP Function Code 4 only
Modbus RTU Function Code 4 only, serial to USB adapter required
BACnet IP  
BACnet MS/TP serial to USB adapter required
XML API  
Remote eGauge  
USB Export Can also be scripted to run when USB drive is inserted

 

Data import (read data into the meter)

Modbus TCP Function code 1, 2, 3, and 4
Modbus RTU Function code 1, 2, 3, and 4, serial to USB adapter required
Remote eGauge