VW MiniLogger Terminal Mode

The following instructions tell how to use the MiniLogger Manager's terminal emulator with the MiniLoggers terminal mode. If you know how to use another terminal emulator, you can also use that

Example Terminal Session

Connect the MiniLogger to the PC.

Start the MiniLogger Manager program.

Click Help, and choose Terminal Mode.

MiniLogger Manager’s Terminal


A blank terminal screen appears.

Hit Enter rapidly a number of times.

The MiniLogger responds:

MiniLogger Manager’s Terminal Mode


Enter “ds” and press Enter.

The MiniLogger displays readings continuously.

Values are Hz and degrees C.

Image of files from MiniLogger Manager’s Terminal


Enter “qu” to quit this mode.

The MiniLogger says “Bye" and returns to logging mode.

Showing the file screen from the terminal manager