Update of TS data?

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Geoff Champion
Geoff Champion on 13 Aug 2020
I have a device outputting at approx. 5 second intervals but Thingspeak updates at 15 second intervals. What is happening to the lost messages please? Geoff

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Vinod
Vinod on 13 Aug 2020
Edited: Vinod on 13 Aug 2020
What is the status code you get from ThingSpeak when you update your channel? If you are using the Write Data API and get a HTTP 200 response code with a number representing an entry_id, then your data was accepted by ThingSpeak.
With a free license of ThingSpeak you can only update the channel every 15s. Any more frequent updates are rejected with a HTTP 200 status code and "0" response.
If you want to update your channel every 5s, consider purchasing a ThingSpeak license.
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Christopher Stapels
Christopher Stapels on 14 Aug 2020
Per channel.

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