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How to Automatically Reset Energy Usage Every Month for a CM4000 series meter using Power Monitoring Expert

Published date: 26 June 2018

How to automatically reset energy usage every month for a CM4000 series meter using Power Monitoring Expert.

Product Line
CM4000 series meters
Power Monitoring Expert (PME) 7.2.x, 8.x

PME, Designer, VIP

Would like to reset the energy usage, every month, on the CM4000 series meter.


In Designer, open the VIP node and create a Data Monitor Module and Distributed Pulse Module by dragging the module from the toolbox onto the node.
Note: the "Show Toolbox" in Options needs to be check-marked to enabled editing in designer.

Link the Data Monitor Module Input "New Source" to the CM4000 Real Energy Into the Load.

Link the Output "Status" of the Data Monitor Module to the input "Activate" of the Distributed Pulse Module.

Link the Input "Source" of the Distributed Pulse module to the Output "New Month".

Right-Click the Distributed Pulse module and modify the Destination to the Accumulated Energy Reset.

Now the Real Energy into the Load is linked to the CM4000 reset trigger to reset the Real Energy every New Month.

Note: For detailed documentation about the ION modules, please refer to ION Reference

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