Will APC UPS work without battery?
If you removed the battery from your UPS or bought one without a battery, it also won’t turn on. The newest APC units (SMX/SMT) will power up with a dead battery, all the other ones require a working battery in order to turn on.
How do I know if my APC battery backup is working?
Unplug the battery backup power cord from the wall outlet. If the monitor remains on, the battery is holding a charge, supplying electrical power and the battery backup is working properly.
How do I power up APC UPS?
Press and hold the power button (labeled I/Test on SU and SUA units) Let go of the button during the long beep. UPS will cycle through a self test and come up on battery.
What happens when a UPS battery runs out?
When the UPS runs on battery operation and the battery becomes discharged, the UPS automatically switches off. Resolution: Note: The UPS will continue to recharge its battery in the Off state, as long as there is some voltage present on the electrical circuit.
How do I reset my APC battery?
APC Smart UPS – How to reset / restart
- Turn off and unplug UPS from wall.
- Press and hold the OFF button again.
- You may see a quick flash of the LED’s and you should hear an audible “”click”” from the UPS.
- Turn UPS back on.
Why won’t my UPS turn on?
If the battery is disconnected, or failed and completely drained, the UPS will not turn on. Try disconnecting the battery. SURT series Smart-UPS require that internal batteries are connected and capable of supporting a load in order for the UPS to turn on.
When does my APC back-ups Automatically Restart?
When adequate power is restored to the UPS (and is within the operating voltage range of the UPS) it will restart in online operation. This is independent of PowerChute software being installed or not.
What happens to the UPS battery when power is restored?
If batteries aren’t in particularly good health when power is restored, a UPS with BATTERY INDEPENDENT RESTART will automatically begin passing BYPASS OUTPUT to power your connected equipment right-away after power is restored, regardless of the condition of the battery set.
Can a computer restart after a PowerChute discharge?
This is independent of PowerChute software being installed or not. An attached computer may also be configured to restart following a complete discharge of the UPS, which has resulted in the UPS turning off. The computer must have the option for powering on when power is available, chosen in the systems BIOS for this work.
How many power cords does a ups PDU use?
If the device you’re powering has a single input power cord, you can power it from two power sources using an ATS / AUTO-TRANSFER-SWITCH. It’s a PDU with two input cords, one PRIMARY and one SECONDARY cord.