Manual: EATON

On this page you will find the steps to connect the EATON charger to the E-Flux by Road platform.

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Written by Sjoerd Kortekaas
Updated over a week ago

On this page you will find the steps to connect the EATON charger to the E-Flux by Road platform.

Configuration Requirements

  • Configuration package E-Flux by Road

    • Contains: EVSE ID, configuration manual for the installer and registration manual for the owner of the charging station

  • Installation guide EATON

  • Configuration device: laptop/mobile phone

Follow the steps

Step 1: Switch the EV charger off and on by switching the circuit breaker off and on.

Step 2: Turn on the WiFi on your phone or computer.

Step 3: Display all the EV chargers that are detected by your phone or your computer.

Step 4: Select the EV charger unit on the list under the name GM_MXXXX, XXXX being the last four digits of the EV charger’s serial number.

Step 5: Connect to the EV charger unit with the password: GreenMotion!1052

Step 6: Go to the address: http://192.168.53.1. The configuration page for the selected EV charger appears.

Step 7. You might have a warning message before accessing the configuration page. Click on continue.

Step 8: Check if the selected EV charger has an active network connection as shown in the picture below.

Step 9: Enter the URL of the OCPP server in the field Server URL. For the E-Flux platform the URL is: ws://ocpp.e-flux.nl/1.6/e-flux/#OCPPID. You can use the OCPP ID or serial number of the charger to configure it to the E-Flux backend

Step 10: Select the Security Profile of the OCPP communication. It is strongly advised to use the following security profile: 2 – TLS user/password authentication

Step 11: There is no username or password for the E-Flux by Road OCPP connection, you don’t have to fill out anything apart from the Server URL.

Step 12: Click on “Apply OCPP config” and restart the charger

If you are the installer of the charging station, go to step 13. If you are the owner of the charging station, go to step 14.

Step 13: Complete the following steps to activate the station on the E-Flux by Road platform:

  1. Login to your Field Service Account or create a Field Service Account via www.e-flux.io/installer-signup*.

  2. Go to “Setup New EVSE” in the menu on the left and enter the serial number or OCPP ID of the station.

  3. Click on “Setup charging station”.

  4. Click on Upload Configuration, then click Next.

  5. Choose and define the connector type, and choose “Save Connector Configuration”.

  6. The charging station is now activated and ready to be registered by the owner!

*A Field Service Account is for installers only and will be used as a point of contact for technical tickets.

Step 14: Complete the following steps to register the station on the E-Flux by Road platform:

  1. Ask your installer to complete Step 13 to finish the configuration of your charger, or call E-Flux by Road to finish the configuration.

  2. Create an E-Flux by Road account by going to www.e-flux.io/signup.

    • Is this charging station facilitated by your employer? Check your email for the invitation.

  3. Follow the steps to add the location and register your charging station.

  4. Put the sticker with the QR code on the charging station so it’s easier to identify the station if you need support.

  5. The charging station is now registered and ready to be used!

The charging station is now connected to the E-Flux by Road platform!

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