Need help setting up your ProfiLux?

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  1. Vinny@GHLUSA

    Vinny@GHLUSA Well-Known Member R2R Supporter Platinum Sponsor Toys For Kids 2016

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    If you find yourself in need of more detailed instructions, we have just the thing for you!

    Our ProfiLux Startup Guide will walk you through the features and functions of your ProfiLux controller.

    In this guide, you will find instructions for:
    • Performing ProfiLux firmware updates
    • Performing PAB-device firmware updates
    • Assigning PAB-devices
    • Setting up ATO and AWC functions
    • Setting up remote access to the GHL Webserver
    • Setting up myGHL
    • Setting up Email Notifications
    • And more...

    To download this startup guide, simply follow this link:
    https://www.dropbox.com/s/9i4l79svjv...Guide.pdf?dl=0

    If you have any questions regarding other features, you can always post on our GHL Support Forum or reach us by email.
     
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    fishnerd Well-Known Member

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    just bought a ghl touch used, cant seem to find set up guide/instructions

    Thanks
    Bryan
     
  3. Vinny@GHLUSA

    Vinny@GHLUSA Well-Known Member R2R Supporter Platinum Sponsor Toys For Kids 2016

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    naecO rM Well-Known Member

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    Hello!
    How I can get a manual for Profilux 2 and manual how to update software and hardware ?
    Thank you.
     
  5. fedor

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    Hi, can I control tunze 9410 skimmer with profilux 4? If yes what would I need? Thanks.
     
  6. Vinny@GHLUSA

    Vinny@GHLUSA Well-Known Member R2R Supporter Platinum Sponsor Toys For Kids 2016

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    Sure. Just plug it into one of the Powerbar 5.1 outlets and program this socket to react how ever you wish. Some like to shut down the skimmer during feeding. This is accomplished by simply assigning the socket to respond to a specific feed mode.
     
  7. fedor

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    I meant DC version of the skimmer - can I drive the pump up and down tuning the skimmer output?
     
  8. d2mini

    d2mini Moderator Staff Member Team R2R R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award Photo of the Month Award Build Thread Contributor Article Contributor

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    Can a timer be controlled by a probe?
    I put my ozone on a timer so it runs for just a few hours early in the day. But I want the safety of it being disabled completely if redox gets too high.
     
  9. Bob Stohrer

    Bob Stohrer Well-Known Member

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    Yes, I did this with pH. You need to use programable logic.

    I wanted my Tunze ATO to only run and add kalk at night when pH is lowest. To avoid a big pH spike at 11:00 PM, I only wanted it to run for 60 seconds every 1.5 hours.

    I set the pH probe #1 nominal value to 8.2

    I set the timer #1 to on for 60s every 90 min. from 11:00 PM till 8:00 AM

    Set programmable logic #1 to "pH probe 1 increase" and "Timer #1".

    I set socket 5 (ATO) to progamable logic #1.

    I tested it and it worked. It has been running for 4 nights and it reduced my PM pH drop from 0.3 to close to 0.1.

    Do the same with your redox probe and you should be good to go.

    Bob
     
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    Thanks, I'll give it a shot!

    Have you done any other programmable logic? I'd like to start a thread and sticky it that has PL examples.
    Everyone can add their PL to the thread, and I will continually update the first post with links to all the individual post throughout the thread.
    I think PL is a big mystery to most people.
     
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  11. Bob Stohrer

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    Great idea for a sticky!

    No, I only did that one. I plan on many more PL to get the P4 to do what I need.

    A few days ago, I had no idea where to start. I moved from a ReefKeeper and was clueless regarding Profilux and PL. I found this thread through a search: http://forum.aquariumcomputer.com/showthread.php?10578-need-help-programming> Really great examples of PL. That thread may be a good one to start the sticky.

    Please let me know how your redox PL goes.

    Bob
     
  12. d2mini

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    It worked! Thanks, Bob! :)
     
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    KenJ Well-Known Member R2R Supporter

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    The programing guide is worthless for calibration of the sensors Proflux 4. Is there a manual that explains what to select to get the calibration working from the GHL control center.. I am thinking this is not user friendly...
     
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    I felt the same way at first. Its in there. But its written a little confusing. The "user friendly guide" I wrote should have your probes up and running in no time.
     
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    KenJ Well-Known Member R2R Supporter

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    Thank you @stevo01 and @d2mini really appreciate the help never thought that I needed to do the calibration from the unit. It was simple until I found that sitting on the tile floor would not let me to properly work the enter key. Need to not be so grounded.lol learning every day!
     
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    Haha cool man
     
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    GHL has stoped working......
    (Error message on screen when trying to open).

    While trying to get the P4 connected to the wifi, of which I cant seem to do.
    I am using the doser 2 app / wifi, vortec module etc...
    Everything is working great until now.

    I can't even get the GCC to work now, it comes with the error and shuts down. I have reloaded / download current version multiple times, uninstalled/ etc... even tried the v6, still same error.

    Can't figure this out.
     
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    Thanks Vinny & GHL Support Team!
     
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    Have you tried calling or email product support?
     
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