The application has several settings available, which you can edit in the Configuration page. The default settings should work fine, although it’s recommended to enable syncing backups using Dropbox.
- Backend settings
- Database/Django settings
- API configuration
- Backup configuration
- Dropbox configuration
- Consumption configuration
- Energy supplier prices
- Datalogger configuration
- Retention configuration
- Frontend configuration
- MinderGas.nl configuration
- Notification configuration
- Weather configuration
In case you want to alter the database settings, or any other Django settings, please modify (or add) them to the
Make sure to reload the application afterwards to persist the changes you’ve made, by executing
./reload.sh or restarting the Supervisor processes.
The application does have an API, but it’s disabled by default. You can enable it by activating the “Allow API calls” option.
The application creates a daily database backup by default. You choose whether you want to have it compressed or in raw SQL form. The timestamp of the backup can be altered as well.
Enable this to have the backups compressed in gzip format. Highly recommended as it will make backups up to 10 times smaller!
There is a Dropbox integration available to safely transfer each daily backup into your Dropbox account. More information about this feature can be found in the FAQ.
The consumption settings determine how the application should handle the separate readings. The default behaviour is to group all readings each minute. This can be disabled.
You can enter all your energy contract prices here. The application will use them (when available) to calculate the consumption of each day. See the FAQ on how to retroactivily adjust prices (if needed).
This configuration applies to how to read your smart meter.
Whether you want to track phases. More information about this feature can be found in the FAQ.
Whether the application should verify the incoming data. Only available for DSMR 4+.
The DSMR version your smart meter has. Used to determine how the serial connection should work.
Data retention applied to the readings stored in the application.
This applies to the visualisation in the application.
Whether to merge the high and low tariffs. More information about this feature can be found in the FAQ.
Optional connection with your account at MinderGas.nl. More information about this feature can be found in the FAQ.
You can leave personal notes for yourself here. Such as when you were on holiday or experimented with the heater settings.
Allows sending daily notifications to your phone. More information about this feature can be found in the FAQ.