Connection errors on the DM125

Troubleshoot SmartLink, network (LAN Ethernet), PC Meter Connect or dial-up issues to successfully connect with the DM125.
Products affected: DM125™


The meter displays one of the following error codes or system messages, and does not connect to the Pitney Bowes Data Center:

  • Error codes on meter:
    1813, 94, 200D, DE00, DE01, DE02, DE03, DE04, DE05, DE06, DE07, DE08, DE09, DE0A, DE0B, DE0C, DE0D, DE0E, DE0F, DE10, DE11, DE12, DE13, DE14, DE15, DE16, DE17, DE18, DE19, DE1A, DE1B, DE1C, DE1D, DE1E, DE1F, DE20, DE21, DE22, DE23, DE24, DE25, DE26, DE27, DE28, DE2E

  • Error codes in PC Meter Connect:
    EDE00, EDE01, EDE02, EDE03, EDE04, EDE05, EDE06, EDE07, EDE08, EDE09, EDE0A, EDE0B, EDE0C, EDE0D, EDE0E, EDE0F, EDE10, EDE11, EDE12, EDE13, EDE14, EDE15, EDE16, EDE17, EDE18, EDE19, EDE1A, EDE1B, EDE1C, EDE1D, EDE1E, EDE1F, EDE20, EDE21, EDE22,  EDE23, EDE24, EDE25, EDE26, EDE27, EDE28, EDE2E

  • Messages:
    No Dial Tone, Data Center Busy, Connect Phone Cord, Link Negotiation Failed, No Carrier Detected, No Carrier Detected Online, Modem Connection to AT&T Failed, Invalid User Id/Password, No Modem Detected, Connection Dropped, Cannot Reach Data Center, Line Busy, and Connection Lost, IntelliLink dropped, Data Center Timeout, Server Time out, No Carrier Detected On Line


The meter does not connect to the server.


  1. Restart the meter. Follow these steps to restart safely:
    1. Unplug the power cord.
    2. Wait one full minute.
    3. Plug the power cord back in.
  2. If the issue is not resolved by restarting, see the troubleshooting page for your meter's connection method:

UPDATED: 02 October 2023