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1. Railmonitor Backup

Before you perform a firmware update (Firmware Update) it is good advice to backup the settings, the references and the session.

1.1 Backup the settings

  • Switch off the Railmonitor
  • Plug a CF-Card into the Railmonitor
  • Switch on the Railmonitor
  • Press <Menu> and select “Settings..”
  • Press <Yes/Edit> and select “SaveSettings”
  • Press <Yes/Edit>
  • Enter the password “3”
  • Answer the question “Save Settings RMLnnn.prm?” with pressing <Yes/Edit>
  • The settings get saved to the folder “RMLV0” with the name RMLnnn.prm

1.2 Backup the references

  • Switch off the Railmonitor
  • Plug a CF-Card into the Railmonitor
  • Switch on the Railmonitor
  • Press <Menu> and select “Settings..”
  • Press <Yes/Edit> and select “SaveRefs”
  • Press <Yes/Edit>
  • Enter the password “4”
  • Answer the question “Save Refs to \REFS ?” with pressing <Yes/Edit>
  • The refs get exported to the folder “REFS” on the CF-Card

1.3 Backup the session

  • Switch off the Railmonitor
  • Plug a CF-Card into the Railmonitor
  • Switch on the Railmonitor
  • Press <Menu> and select “..save”
  • Fill in the session name and press <Yes/Edit>
  • The session with the seleced name gets saved into the folder “RMLV0” on the CF-Card

2. Railmonitor Restore

When the railmonitor ever looses its settings, references or session you can restore it by loading the appropriate files.

2.1 Restore the Settings

  • Switch off the Railmonitor
  • Plug the CF-Card with the settings file in the folder “RMLV0” into the Railmonitor
  • Switch on the Railmonitor
  • Press <Menu> and select “Settings” with pressing <Navi-Enter> or <Yes/Edit>
  • select “LoadSettings” with pressing <Navi-Enter> or <Yes/Edit>
  • Enter the password “3” and press <Yes/Edit>
  • Answer the question “Load Settings RMLnnn.prm?” with pressing <Yes/Edit>
  • The settings get loaded
  • Reboot the device

2.2 Restore the References

  • Switch off the Railmonitor
  • Plug the CF-Card with references to be loaded in the folder “REFS” into the Railmonitor
  • Switch on the Railmonitor
  • Press <Menu> and select “Settings” with pressing <Navi-Enter> or <Yes/Edit>
  • select “LoadRefs” with pressing <Navi-Enter> or <Yes/Edit>
  • Enter the password “4” and press <Yes/Edit>
  • Answer the question “Load Refs from \REFS?” with pressing <Yes/Edit>
  • The references get loaded
  • Reboot the device

2.3 Restore the session

  • Switch off the Railmonitor
  • Plug the CF-Card with the session in the folder “RMLV0” into the Railmonitor
  • Switch on the Railmonitor
  • Press <Menu> and select “open..”
  • Answer the question “Overwrite Session?” with <Yes/Edit>
  • Select the session to load from the list with pressing <Navi-Enter> or <Yes/Edit>
  • The session gets loaded…
rml_backup.txt · Last modified: 2014/07/24 13:33 by ml