Section VI. Extended Capabilities
To activate or deactivate the totalizers press 12', (EDIT THIS ONE), then enter a '0' to
activate the totalizer, or a '1' to deactivate.
To set the number for the totalizer to begin counting from, press '1' (ADVANCE CURSOR),
then press 12' (EDIT THIS ONE), enter up to 8 digits, and press ENTER.
Press the EXIT key to leave the Edit mode, or press '3' to return to the page display.
From the page display press '1' to move the cursor to the next totalizer, press 131 to select
a new page, or '4' to return to the Edit menu.
Set time and date
The PMS II maintains a 24 hour clock, as well as month, day, and year displayed at the bottom
of each page. The time is used to tag logged values on the printer. The clock must be set to the
right time and date if the PMS II is turned off long enough (approx. two months) for its data
protect battery to go dead. To set the time and date, perform the following steps;
Press '4' (SET TIME AND DATE)
The screen will display date and time on the page in a column with the month represented
by a number (1 = Jan, 12 = Dec), and with prompts in the upper right corner. The cursor
will be on MONTH. Use the '1' key (ADVANCE CURSOR) to move the cursor to the value
to be changed.
When the cursor is located there, press '2' (EDIT THIS ONE). The cursor will extend
through the old value.
Enter the new value, and press ENTER. if the screen shows a message 'MIN =' or 'MAX
=', the allowable range has been exceeded. Press the 2' key and enter the correct value.
Repeat steps 3. and 4. until the correct date and time is in the column marked "NEW" to
The time and date set, with seconds set to zero, will take effect on leaving the Edit Time
page. Press EXIT to leave the Edit mode, or press '3' (RETURN TO EDIT MENU).
Edit Schedule Log
As mentioned previously in paragraph VI.B.3, the operator is capable of initiating printer logging
on independent schedules. The schedule setting
PMS II Operator's Instructions