Adopting a Configuration from a File

Qualified person

To configure the inverter, you can adopt the configuration from a file. To be able to do this, you must first save the configuration of another inverter from the same type or device family in a file Saving the Configuration in a File). When saving, only the device parameters will be adopted, not any passwords.


  • Changes to grid-relevant parameters must be approved by the responsible grid operator.

  • The SMA Grid Guard code must be available (see "Application for SMA Grid Guard Code" at


  1. Open the user interface Establishing a connection to the user interface).
  2. Log into the user interface as an Installer Logging In and Out of the User Interface).
  3. Select the menu Device Configuration.
  4. Select [Settings].
  5. In the context menu, select [Adopting the configuration from a file].
  6. Follow the instructions in the dialog.