Device Name (DN) setting

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Description (see setting description format info here)


Function:Defines the device name identificator for the DS


Set (S) command format:SDNdd...d, where dd...d is the name string, 0-8 characters long


Get (G) command format:GDN


Init (I) command effect:Only initialized if invalid, through network command, serial command, or quick initialization


Post-initialization value:<NULL>


Change takes effect:Immediately


Overriding parameter:---


Relevance conditions:---


First introduced:Earlier than "baseline" V3.14/V3.51


See also:---




This setting, together with Owner Name (ON) setting forms a string identificator for the DS. Owner name and Device name are returned by the Echo (X) command.


Device Name also serves two other purposes:


It is used to form device name supplied to the DHCP server


It is also used for logins onto the Link Server