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FGD211 Universal Dimmer 500W

This describes the Z-Wave device FGD211, manufactured by Fibargroup with the thing type UID of fibaro_fgd211_00_000. This version of the device is limited to firmware versions below 1.8

The device is in the category of Wall Switch, defining Any device attached to the wall that controls a binary status of something, for ex. a light switch.

FGD211 product image

The FGD211 supports routing. This allows the device to communicate using other routing enabled devices as intermediate routers. This device is also able to participate in the routing of data from other devices.

Overview

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Channels

The following table summarises the channels available for the FGD211 -:

Channel Channel Id Category Item Type
Dimmer switch_dimmer DimmableLight Dimmer

Dimmer

The brightness channel allows to control the brightness of a light. It is also possible to switch the light on and off.

The switch_dimmer channel supports the Dimmer item and is in the DimmableLight category.

Device Configuration

The following table provides a summary of the 18 configuration parameters available in the FGD211. Detailed information on each parameter can be found in the sections below.

Param Name Description
1 Enable/Disable ALL ON/OFF Activate/Deactive ALL ON/OFF
6 Separation of association sending (key 1) Activate/Deactivate association sending for group 1 - Also see param #16
7 Control key #2 behaviour Key no.2 is not represented by any physical device - only devices in the association list. This functionality prevents of lack of reaction on pressing key no.2 through polling devices from association list one by one and checking their
8 Dimming step at automatic control  
9 Time of MANUALLY moving between the extreme dimming values Options for changing parameter 1-255 (10ms - 2,5s)
10 Time of AUTOMATIC moving between the extreme dimming values Options for changing parameter 1-255 (10ms - 2,5s) - 0: this value disables the smooth change in light intensity. NOTE: value 0 is required for inductive and capacitive devices unsuitable for dimming (e.g. fluorescent lamps, motors, etc…)
11 Dimming step at manual control Options for changing parameter 1-99
12 Maximum dimmer level control Options for changing parameter 2-99
13 Minimum dimmer level control Options for changing parameter 1-98
14 Inputs Button/Switch configuration Binary inputs type configuration
15 Parm 15 Double-click set lighting at 100%
16 Saving state before power failure Saving state before power failure
17 3-way switch The function of 3-way switch provides the option to double key no. 1. The dimmer may control two bi-stable push-buttons or an infinite number of mono-stable push-buttons. (default value 0)
18 Synchronizing light level for associated devices The dimmer communicate the level to the associated devices. (default value 0)
19 Change [On-Off] bi-stable keys This function allow user to change [On-Off] bi-stable keys (parameter no. 14) (default value 0)
20 Parm 20 This function will enable decreasing the minimum level of the Dimmer by extending the control impulse.[100 - 170] By changing the minimem level, the user may completely dim LED bulbs. Not all LED bulbs available on the market have the dimmm
30 Relay 1: Response to General Alarm  
39 ALARM FLASHING alarm time Amount of time (ms) the device keeps on flashing after receipt of Alarm Frame
  Switch All Mode Set the mode for the switch when receiving SWITCH ALL commands

Parameter 1: Enable/Disable ALL ON/OFF

Activate/Deactive ALL ON/OFF

The following option values may be configured -:

Value Description
-1 ALL ON active / ALL OFF active
0 ALL ON disabled / ALL OFF disabled
1 ALL ON disabled / ALL OFF active
2 ALL ON active / ALL OFF disabled

The manufacturer defined default value is 255.

This parameter has the configuration ID config_1_1 and is of type INTEGER.

Parameter 6: Separation of association sending (key 1)

Activate/Deactivate association sending for group 1 - Also see param #16

The following option values may be configured -:

Value Description
0 Map status to all devices in group 1
1 Map OFF status to all devices in group 1, Double click on key 1 will s
2 Map OFF status to all devices in group 1, Double click on key 1 will s

The manufacturer defined default value is 0 (Map status to all devices in group 1).

This parameter has the configuration ID config_6_1 and is of type INTEGER.

Parameter 7: Control key #2 behaviour

Key no.2 is not represented by any physical device - only devices in the association list. This functionality prevents of lack of reaction on pressing key no.2 through polling devices from association list one by one and checking their

The following option values may be configured -:

Value Description
0 Device status is not checked
1 Device status is checked

The manufacturer defined default value is 1 (Device status is checked).

This parameter has the configuration ID config_7_1 and is of type INTEGER.

Parameter 8: Dimming step at automatic control

Values in the range 1 to 99 may be set.

The manufacturer defined default value is 1.

This parameter has the configuration ID config_8_1 and is of type INTEGER.

Parameter 9: Time of MANUALLY moving between the extreme dimming values

Options for changing parameter 1-255 (10ms - 2,5s)

Values in the range 1 to 255 may be set.

The manufacturer defined default value is 5.

This parameter has the configuration ID config_9_1 and is of type INTEGER.

Parameter 10: Time of AUTOMATIC moving between the extreme dimming values

Options for changing parameter 1-255 (10ms - 2,5s) - 0: this value disables the smooth change in light intensity. NOTE: value 0 is required for inductive and capacitive devices unsuitable for dimming (e.g. fluorescent lamps, motors, etc…)

Values in the range 0 to 255 may be set.

The manufacturer defined default value is 1.

This parameter has the configuration ID config_10_1 and is of type INTEGER.

Parameter 11: Dimming step at manual control

Options for changing parameter 1-99

Values in the range 1 to 99 may be set.

The manufacturer defined default value is 1.

This parameter has the configuration ID config_11_1 and is of type INTEGER.

Parameter 12: Maximum dimmer level control

Options for changing parameter 2-99

Values in the range 2 to 99 may be set.

The manufacturer defined default value is 2.

This parameter has the configuration ID config_12_1 and is of type INTEGER.

Parameter 13: Minimum dimmer level control

Options for changing parameter 1-98

Values in the range 0 to 255 may be set.

The manufacturer defined default value is 0.

This parameter has the configuration ID config_13_1 and is of type INTEGER.

Parameter 14: Inputs Button/Switch configuration

Binary inputs type configuration

The following option values may be configured -:

Value Description
0 Mono-stable input (button)
1 Bi-stable input (switch)

The manufacturer defined default value is 0 (Mono-stable input (button)).

This parameter has the configuration ID config_14_1 and is of type INTEGER.

Parameter 15: Parm 15

Double-click set lighting at 100%

The following option values may be configured -:

Value Description
0 Disable double click
1 Enable double click

The manufacturer defined default value is 0 (Disable double click).

This parameter has the configuration ID config_15_1 and is of type INTEGER.

Parameter 16: Saving state before power failure

Saving state before power failure

The following option values may be configured -:

Value Description
0 State NOT saved at power failure, all outputs are set to OFF upon powe
1 State saved at power failure, all outputs are set to previous state up

The manufacturer defined default value is 1 (State saved at power failure, all outputs are set to previous state up).

This parameter has the configuration ID config_16_1 and is of type INTEGER.

Parameter 17: 3-way switch

The function of 3-way switch provides the option to double key no. 1. The dimmer may control two bi-stable push-buttons or an infinite number of mono-stable push-buttons. (default value 0)

The following option values may be configured -:

Value Description
0 Disable
1 Enable

The manufacturer defined default value is 0 (Disable).

This parameter has the configuration ID config_17_1 and is of type INTEGER.

Parameter 18: Synchronizing light level for associated devices

The dimmer communicate the level to the associated devices. (default value 0)

The following option values may be configured -:

Value Description
0 Disable
1 Enable

The manufacturer defined default value is 0 (Disable).

This parameter has the configuration ID config_18_1 and is of type INTEGER.

Parameter 19: Change [On-Off] bi-stable keys

This function allow user to change [On-Off] bi-stable keys (parameter no. 14) (default value 0)

The following option values may be configured -:

Value Description
0 Device changes status on key status change
1 Device status depends on key status; ON when the key is ON, OFF when t

The manufacturer defined default value is 0 (Device changes status on key status change).

This parameter has the configuration ID config_19_1 and is of type INTEGER.

Parameter 20: Parm 20

This function will enable decreasing the minimum level of the Dimmer by extending the control impulse.[100 - 170] By changing the minimem level, the user may completely dim LED bulbs. Not all LED bulbs available on the market have the dimmm

Values in the range 100 to 170 may be set.

The manufacturer defined default value is 110.

This parameter has the configuration ID config_20_1 and is of type INTEGER.

Parameter 30: Relay 1: Response to General Alarm

The following option values may be configured -:

Value Description
0 DEACTIVATION - no response to alarm frames
1 ALARM RELAY ON - relay will turn ON upon receipt of alarm frame
2 ALARM RELAY OFF - relay will turn OFF upon receipt of alarm frame
3 ALARM FLASHING - relay will turn ON and OFF periodically (see param.39

The manufacturer defined default value is 3 (ALARM FLASHING - relay will turn ON and OFF periodically (see param.39).

This parameter has the configuration ID config_30_1 and is of type INTEGER.

Parameter 39: ALARM FLASHING alarm time

Amount of time (ms) the device keeps on flashing after receipt of Alarm Frame

Values in the range 0 to 65535 may be set.

The manufacturer defined default value is 600.

This parameter has the configuration ID config_39_2 and is of type INTEGER.

Switch All Mode

Set the mode for the switch when receiving SWITCH ALL commands.

The following option values may be configured -: | Value | Description | |——–|————-| | 0 | Exclude from All On and All Off groups | | 1 | Include in All On group | | 2 | Include in All Off group | | 255 | Include in All On and All Off groups |

This parameter has the configuration ID switchall_mode and is of type INTEGER.

Association Groups

Association groups allow the device to send unsolicited reports to the controller, or other devices in the network. Using association groups can allow you to eliminate polling, providing instant feedback of a device state change without unnecessary network traffic.

The FGD211 supports 3 association groups.

Group 1: Switch 1

This group supports 5 nodes.

Group 2: Switch 2

This group supports 5 nodes.

Group 3: Controller Updates

This group supports 1 nodes.

Technical Information

Endpoints

Endpoint 0

Command Class Comment
COMMAND_CLASS_NO_OPERATION_V1  
COMMAND_CLASS_BASIC_V1  
COMMAND_CLASS_SWITCH_MULTILEVEL_V1 Linked to BASIC
COMMAND_CLASS_SWITCH_ALL_V0  
COMMAND_CLASS_CONFIGURATION_V1  
COMMAND_CLASS_MANUFACTURER_SPECIFIC_V1  
COMMAND_CLASS_POWERLEVEL_V0  
COMMAND_CLASS_ASSOCIATION_V1  
COMMAND_CLASS_VERSION_V1  
COMMAND_CLASS_MULTI_CHANNEL_ASSOCIATION_V0  

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