COVID-19 Digi Technical Support Response
How to Buy
IoT Products and Services
Digi XBee Ecosystem
Digi XBee RF Modules
Digi XBee Cellular Modems
Digi XBee Gateways
Digi XBee Tools
Single Board Computers
IoT Development Kits
IoT Software and Services
Digi Remote Manager
Wireless Design Services
TrustFence Security Framework
USB Over IP/AnywhereUSB
Built-in security framework for the IoT
Solutions by Application
Kiosks and Digital Signage
Positive Train Control (PTC)
Solutions by Technology
The Journey to 5G
Private LTE Based on CBRS
Smart Out-of-Band Management
Zigbee Wireless Mesh Networking
Solutions by Industry
Examples and Guides
Product Returns (RMA)
Expert Support Login
Diagnostics, Utilities & MIBS
HOW TO: Configure Data Overage Alarms on Digi Transport for the PPP Interface
HOW TO: Configure Data Overage Alarms on Digi TransPort for the PPP Interface
Configure PPP Interface Limits:
From the Web Interface go to:
Configuration - Network > Interfaces > Advanced > PPP 0 - 9 > PPP 1 > Advanced
* Check "
Limit the data transmitted over the interface
* Enter a value for "
issue a warning event after x KBytes/MBytes/GBytes
* Enter a value for "
Reset the data limit on the x day of the month
" (to tie in with your carrier's billing date)
Configure Event Logcodes:
Navigate to "
Configuration - Alarms > Event Logcodes
* Click on "
Event: %e %a Data Limit Reached
* Set Alarm priority to a value such as "
* Click on the "
Save All Event Code Changes
Logging and Notification:
Next, you will choose which type of alarm alert you need. The following are possible:
In this example, we are configuring email notification. Other methods can be found in the Digi TransPort User Guide.
The event handler will log an event with a trigger priority equal to or lower than the trigger level specified in
Configuration - Alarms > Event Settings
Only log events with a log priority of at least
” is normally 0 to log
events. In this example, it is being set to 5:
* For email notification, check "
Send email notifications
" and fill in the
* E-Mail template –
: This file is included in the .web file, but additional templates can be created and stored in flash memory
* E-Mail Trigger Priority – Any event with a priority of 5 or lower would cause this e-mail to be sent.
Once configured, the unit should be
to restart the PPP link.
Last updated: Mar 14, 2019
No recently viewed articles