APC by Schneider Electric is a manufacturer of uninterruptible power supplies, electronics peripherals and data center products.

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APC false alarm?

I have an APC Back-UPS 1500RS attached to a Gentoo server that's less than 2 years old. I've already replaced the battery once on this thing and am getting replace battery messages again. I'm not ...
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What does a single audible signal every 30 seconds mean coming from the APC BackUPS BE550G-GR?

I have APC Back UPS BE550G-GR installed at home. This is a home class device, and I bought it since I need only basic protection of my home network devices, and disk storage. Recently device started ...
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Is 208V 3phase enough to supply a 220-240V UPS?

Our input voltage is 208V 3-phase but we are not certain if it's capable of powering a 220-240V APC UPS. Can this power supply be used with this input voltage?
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APC SmartUPS - “StayOff by UI for: 60s”, what does this mean?

I have a SmartUPS 1500 LCD (circa 2009 with original batteries) connected to my Linux server running APCUPSD. Last week, I had a power cut and the server shut down automatically when the battery ran ...
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APC UPS model:BR550ci-in How to Disable Minimum Load Turn Off

I got an APC UPS (Model No:BR550ci-in). I need to light a bulb(40w, 230volt) from it. The problem I am facing is Minimum Load Turn Off. My UPS auto-detects the load and if it doesn't meet the minimum ...
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UPS with bad battery - okay to keep computing a while?

My APC ES 350 UPC is beeping continuously, with an LED alternating red/green. Nothing happened recently, just normal everyday functioning. According to a quick web search, this beep and blinking ...
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UPS will work on power but not battery

I have an old APC Back-UPS 200 I'm hoping to use for my PC. Connected to power it works fine. When unplugged it emits a "i'm on battery power" constantant tone. The 2 plugs on the back are not ...
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APC Back-UPS overload

I contacted APC to ask this question, but it has been 5 days with no response. My question is simple: I have an APC Back-UPS ES 750 (450 watts), but let's say I want to plug something that draws more ...
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apcupsd on Linux does not see APC BackUPS Pro 900 on USB [SOLVED]

From what documentation I could find, the UPS is supported on Linux and is reported to be working with apcupsd. I looked for specific problems such as the infamous Microlink protocol, and found none. ...
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Upgrading APC extension in MAMP

I'm trying to upgrade the APC extension in MAMP. I have got installed MacPorts and with the following command I've installed the autoconf: sudo port install autoconf Then I've executed this command: ...
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Trouble installing php-devel on CentOS

Working with a PHP install and trying to install APC on a server to help with speed issues with an application we're developing. We are having trouble getting phpize installed. phpize is not on the ...
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UPS turns off randomly with a constant alarm sound

I have an APC UPS that sorta does the opposite thing to what it should: it can randomly die and start screaming, cutting the power supply of my PC. The PC works fine when connected to a regular ...
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APC ups es 700 randomly overload

First of all, I live in Italy, Europe, so keep this in mind for Volt/Watt considerations. Standard voltage in Italian apartments is 220V. In my living room I have 2 APC ups, one being an ES-550 and ...
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Installing php_apc.dll on wampserver

I need your help. I'm trying to install php_apc.dll into my php directory. So far this is what i've done: I copied php_apc.dll to c:\wamp\bin\php\php5.3.0\ext. I've also restarted the server ...
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Is My PSU compatible with this UPS

I have this PSU and this UPS, however due to the PSU being/having an active PFC (power factor correction) it is incompatible with my UPS (at least according to APC tech support, for reference see my ...
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How to install PHP, Pear, PECL, and APC with Homebrew on Mac OS X?

I'm trying to install APC for PHP 5.3 in the easiest way possible. I love Homebrew so I started down that route. I was able to install PHP 5.3.6 with this command: brew install ...
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Removing apcsystray entry from notification area

I ran into some problems with APC's UPS software, so I uninstalled it from my Windows 7 32-bit system. However, a reference to the apcsystray app is still showing up in the taskbar notification ...
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Is UPS wattage rating for battery backup outlets only?

I have a Back-UPS ES 550 from APC, and I'm wondering if that 550 wattage rating is for the battery backup side only or all outlets? It has 8 outlets. 4 that say battery backup, and 4 that say surge ...
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Setting up PHP opcode caching under WampServer 2.1

I've been trying to find information on installing(or enabling?) APC under WampServer 2.1, but every reference to it is either fragmentary or misleading. One forum post actually claimed it was already ...
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Setting an APC SU700I UPS for PC hibernation after 2min of power outage? (APC UPS experienced user might be needed)

I have an APC SU700I UPS connected to my PC via a serial cable. I'm running Windows 7 x64, and Vmware Workstation on this PC. I'm using APC PowerChute Business Edition v8.0 web agent interface. The ...
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Using PHP's APC (Alternative PHP Cache)?

I've installed APC.so successfully on my system, but I'm not sure what to do next... PHP info says: apc APC Support enabled Version 3.0.19 MMAP Support Enabled MMAP File Mask no value ...
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APC UPS Overload light blinking and constant alarm tone

I have a Back-UPS XS 900 on a standalone Debian server that seems to randomly start sounding a constant overload alarm, even with nothing plugged in. The alarm continues to sound until I manually ...
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APC ES 350 - continuous alarm

Continuous alarm on ES-350, power light (green) blinking. There are no other audio/visual indicators. Circuit breaker button is popped out, won't reset, attached devices have power. Power cycle and ...
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Why does my UPS break AC adaptors?

I've got a couple of my AC adaptors fail at different times during what I assume were power spikes, while being connected to my UPS. It's a pretty old APC 500 which I use only to back up my router and ...
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computer shutoff suddenly, I have a APC backup UPS SE 350

My computer suddenly shutoff (abruptly), and then the APC (UPS SE 350) started to beep continuously. I pressed the button on it and it stopped, then I pressed it again and it turned on (green light) ...
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APC UPS will not work with Vista

So I bought an APC UPS BE550G the other day, I plug it in, it works fine, I can unplug it the battery keeps my computer going. Fine. What does not work is the software (or any other software that I ...