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 Log file not readable in the Gps tracker data logger software

Problem

I'm noticing that log files are not readable, so I can't use them for any check.

 

Solution

 

By default, the logger saves data to a log file without any modifications (raw data). So, if your device sends hex or binary data, you will get a binary log file. In this case, you can use any 3rd part hex editor or viewer to inspect a log file.

 

If you would like to get something readable, you should enable and configure a data parser plugin. Please look at our tutorials if you didn't use a parser before.

 

After this, change the following settings:

  1. Configuration - Other - Data view - Output type: Display parsed values.
  2. Configuration - Log file - Log rotation - Write to log: Write screen content.
  3. Optionally, you can change the log file extension to "txt" (w/o quotes).




 
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Article ID: 105

Category: Data Loggers

Date added: 2024-02-28 04:01:07

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