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 ====== Configuring Cumulus Software ====== ====== Configuring Cumulus Software ======
  
-Configuring the Cumulus software for an WeatherDuino weather station is mainly the same than configuring it for a Davis VP2, except in one detail, the use of the multipliers.\\  +Configuring the Cumulus software for WeatherDuino weather station is mainly the same as configuring it for a Davis VP2, except in one detail, the use of the multipliers.\\  
-Here we will try to explain their use and the reason why they must be set. For any other aspect of the Cumulus software configuration, ​consulte ​the [[http://​sandaysoft.com/​forum/​|Cumulus support forum]].+Here we will try to explain their use and the reason why they must be set. For any other aspect of the Cumulus software configuration, ​consult ​the [[http://​sandaysoft.com/​forum/​|Cumulus support forum]].
  
 **Cumulus 1: General configuration settings**\\ ​ **Cumulus 1: General configuration settings**\\ ​
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 First reason:​\\ ​ First reason:​\\ ​
-Besides the Davis standard wind speed resolution of 1mph, WeatherDuino allows the use of two enhanced wind speed resolutions,​ user selectable in the software.+Besides the Davis standard wind speed resolution of 1 mph, WeatherDuino allows the use of two enhanced wind speed resolutions,​ user selectable in the software.
  
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-Depending on the selected wind speed resolution, multipliers for Wind Speed and Wind Gust must set accordingly. For standard ​1mph wind resolution, there is no need to change the Cumulus default multiplier (1.0).\\+Depending on the selected wind speed resolution, multipliers for Wind Speed and Wind Gust must be set accordingly. For standard ​1 mph wind resolution, there is no need to change the Cumulus default multiplier (1.0).\\
  
 Second reason:\\ Second reason:\\
-WeatherDuino can work with a large variety of rain gauge models from several brands. So, depending on the resolution of the rain gauge used, it may be also necessary set a multiplier for the "​Rainfall"​ in Cumulos ​Configuration.\\+WeatherDuino can work with a large variety of rain gauge models from several brands. So, depending on the resolution of the rain gauge used, it may be also necessary ​to set a multiplier for the "​Rainfall"​ in Cumulus ​Configuration.\\
 The value of the "​Rainfall"​ multiplier is calculated using the following formula: Multiplier = collector type / 0.2 (values in mm)\\ The value of the "​Rainfall"​ multiplier is calculated using the following formula: Multiplier = collector type / 0.2 (values in mm)\\
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-If you are running CumulusMX under a Linux SO, as is the case with a Raspberry PI, don't forget to configure the USB port in Cumulus.ini using Linux syntax:​\\ ​+If you are running CumulusMX under a Linux OS, as is the case with a Raspberry PI, don't forget to configure the USB port in Cumulus.ini using Linux syntax:​\\ ​
 **WeatherDuino Pro2:** /​dev/​ttyUSB0 (or 1, 2 or 3, depending on which USB port receiver is connected\\ ​ **WeatherDuino Pro2:** /​dev/​ttyUSB0 (or 1, 2 or 3, depending on which USB port receiver is connected\\ ​
 **WeatherDuino Pro2 PLUS:** /​dev/​ttyACM0\\ ​ **WeatherDuino Pro2 PLUS:** /​dev/​ttyACM0\\ ​
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-If you would like to show the name WeatherDuino on the web pages created by Cumulus, doing it is very simple and we will be thankful ​for that.\\ ​+If you would like to show the name WeatherDuino on the web pages created by Cumulus, doing so is very simple and we will be grateful ​for that.\\ ​
 Under the [Station] section on the Cumulus.ini file, change the Model name to WeatherDuino.\\ Under the [Station] section on the Cumulus.ini file, change the Model name to WeatherDuino.\\
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