Logging and capturing data from Mettler Toledo Standard Interface.
This data is being extracted with help of the "Advanced Serial Data Logger" software only. It may not applicable for other software titles.
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COM port settings
For the transmission to function properly, the settings of the following parameters must match at both the computer and the balance.
Check the settings at both: the device and the computer.
COM Port Number: Select the port to which your instrument is connected.
Baud rate: 9600 (recommended).
Data bits: 7 (recommended).
Parity: Even (recommended).
Hardwae flow control: Use DTR - enabled.
Software flow control: Disabled (none).
How to configure the logger for the Mettler Toledo Standard Interface.
1. Download and install the "Scale data parser" module.
2. Create or modify existing configuration.
3. Go to to the "Modules - Query Parse Filter" page
4. Select the corresponding parser module.
Note: Your COM port settings above should match the RS232 settings on the scale.
How to write data from the Mettler Toledo Standard Interface to a database.
Please, visit our tutorials section for examples.
How to capture data from USB scale or balance?
Usually the scale vendor provides a driver that can create a virtual COM port for the usb scale. Our serial data logger fully supposts virtual COM ports.
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