1 Introduction

Note:

This version of software is not compatible with older models of the Levelogger (Made before Dec. 2005). To program and use the old versions, Levelogger 3.1.1 Software and User Guides can still be accessed at: www.solinst.com/downloads/

For Software version 2.0.3, contact Solinst.

This User Guide focuses on the current Levelogger Series, which includes:

Levelogger Software Version 4.3.0 is also compatible with Levelogger Gold, Barologger Gold, Levelogger Junior, LTC Levelogger Junior, and Rainlogger dataloggers. For details on setting up Gold Series dataloggers, see Section 5.9. Software Version 4.3.0 is compatible with the AquaVent and Leveloader Gold, which have separate User Guide.

Note:

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This Windows based software provides many convenient features. You can view and program datalogger settings, begin logging sessions, monitor real-time readings, download data, manage data files, perform data compensations, and save and export data files. Depending on the type of datalogger, there will be differences in programming options. See below for a summary of the differences:

 

Datalogger Programming Options
Datalogger Type Sampling Options Memory Capacity Battery Life
Levelogger Edge Linear (0.125 second to 99 hours), Compressed Linear, Event Based, Schedule, Repeat Schedule, Real Time View, Future Start/Stop 40,000 sets of readings or up to 120,000 Compressed. Slate or Continuous Mode (see note) 10 years based on 1 reading per minute
Barologger Edge Linear (0.125 second to 99 hours), Compressed Linear, Event Based, Schedule, Repeat Schedule, Real Time View, Future Start/Stop 40,000 sets of readings or up to 120,000 Compressed. Slate or Continuous Mode (see note) 10 years based on 1 reading per minute
Levelogger Junior Edge Linear (0.5 second to 99 hours), Real Time View, Future Start 40,000 sets of readings in Slate Mode 5 years based on 1 reading per minute
LTC Levelogger Edge Linear (2 seconds to 99 hours), Event Based, Schedule, Repeat Schedule, Real Time View, Future Start/Stop 27,000 sets of readings in Slate Mode or Continuous Mode. 8 years based on
1 reading every
5 minute
Rainlogger Edge & Rainlogger Event Based (records tips from tipping-bucket rain gauge), Real Time View , Future Start Up to 60,000 tip time logs in Slate Mode 10 years based on
2 parameters logged every 10 minutes
Levelogger Gold Linear (0.5 second to 99 hours), Event Based, Schedule, Real Time View, Future Start/Stop 40,000 sets of readings, Slate or Continuous Mode 10 years based on
1 reading per minute
Barologger Gold Linear (0.5 second to 99 hours), Event Based, Schedule, Real Time View, Future Start/Stop 40,000 sets of readings, Slate or Continuous Mode 10 years based on
1 reading per minute
Levelogger Junior Linear (0.5 second to 99 hours), Real Time View, Future Start 32,000 sets of readings in Slate Mode 5 years based on
1 reading per minute
LTC Levelogger Junior Linear (5 seconds to 99 hours), Real Time View, Future Start 16,000 sets of readings in Slate Mode 5 years based on
1 reading every
5 minutes

 

Note:

To use the new compression algorithm, which enables up to 120,000 data points, the Levelogger Edge or Barologger Edge must be in linear sampling mode and slate memory mode.