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Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 28th, 2020, 10:19 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 381
Posted By Tanquen
Upgrade to View SE 11 forced to use Alarm and Events what happens to Win911 V7

So View SE 10 was the last to support HMI alarm tags. View SE 11 says you must migrate them to Alarm and Events.

The View SE alarm summary will no longer work and you have to change them to an...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 27th, 2020, 08:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 786
Posted By Tanquen
RSLinx is not licensed but shows RSLinx Classic...

RSLinx is not licensed but shows RSLinx Classic Gateway. I did see that if I move the mouse over the system tray icon it shows the activation info and the time remaining in the grace period. I just...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 27th, 2020, 04:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 379
Posted By Tanquen
Its Rockwell so it is harder than it should be....

Its Rockwell so it is harder than it should be. :(

I like this: ďAny version of FactoryTalk View SE (including 9.0) will not automatically modify these registry keys during the install. The keys...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 27th, 2020, 02:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 379
Posted By Tanquen
Factorytalk change Projects path

Iíve got a new PC for a project and it has a small SSD for the boot C drive and a large 930GB RAID D drive. I thought it would be a good idea to put all the application stuff in the D drive but many...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 24th, 2020, 11:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 786
Posted By Tanquen
Application manager just tells you you have...

Application manager just tells you you have licenses but how do you tell if RSlinks for example has found a license and is actively using it? I don't have a license but it's not telling me that I...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 24th, 2020, 10:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 786
Posted By Tanquen
Rockwell - RSLinx - View SE - What license is it using?

Is there something like Help About that will tell you that each Rockwell application is licensed? The Activation Manager just shows every activation you add to the PC as In Use and Borrowed. I...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 11th, 2020, 06:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 673
Posted By Tanquen
"Then right click on the Program Files folder...

"Then right click on the Program Files folder icon in the project tree and click "Verify Program"""
No errors!

Memory Used: 5749 Instruction Words Used - 1722 Data Table
Memory Left: 6539...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 11th, 2020, 04:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 673
Posted By Tanquen
Thanks for all the info folks. Iím not much...

Thanks for all the info folks.

Iím not much of a PLC guy and just trying to find out what stuff to look for.

Sorry, still unsure what Iím looking for. All the files past and including F8 have a...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 11th, 2020, 02:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 673
Posted By Tanquen
Yes, RSLogix 500 Pro, sorry. No N20 found...

Yes, RSLogix 500 Pro, sorry.

No N20 found and there is no N20 file in the Data Files folder. What is the importance of the N20 file?

ďAt first open each file and click the Usage button and see...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 11th, 2020, 01:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 673
Posted By Tanquen
SLC 5/04 with 64k of memory to SLC 5/05 with 16k - Issues?

Customer is trying to save money and get a PLCs with less memory if the existing program will fit.

They are concerned that the PLC program may be using data from tables that would be removed or...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 4th, 2020, 11:53 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 930
Posted By Tanquen
Not sure if the Citect OPC is activated on the...

Not sure if the Citect OPC is activated on the production system.

I'm running Citect version 8.0 to test with. Not used TagDebug functions before. I can try them if you think they will work.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 3rd, 2020, 12:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 930
Posted By Tanquen
Yes, during runtime. We were hoping to run the...

Yes, during runtime. We were hoping to run the function without interrupting the in production application. In some other SCADA packages I can test run a screen in development and run code or ones...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 31st, 2020, 05:50 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 930
Posted By Tanquen
I was thinking more like a normal VBA editor were...

I was thinking more like a normal VBA editor were you can add some code and just hit play. :)
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 31st, 2020, 05:47 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 930
Posted By Tanquen
Wouldn’t you also have to enable access to the...

Wouldn’t you also have to enable access to the Kernel? So no way to do it without restarting the application?
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 31st, 2020, 05:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 930
Posted By Tanquen
Runing Citect Cicode

Is there a way to run a Cicode function in the Cicode Editor? I have a function that works but I would like to run it without having a button on the screen or adding it to the startup and restarting...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 20th, 2020, 11:31 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 777
Posted By Tanquen
I was just trying to figure out the best way to...

I was just trying to figure out the best way to find the images used and then consolidate. Some may be using an image with the same file name but itís been customized or using a new image that has...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 17th, 2020, 05:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 777
Posted By Tanquen
FT View SE V11 - PB->ME->SE Conversions Missing Images

Importing a number of SE, ME, PB, View32, WinView apps into View SE 11. Looking for a way to find and consolidate all the images into the one HMI Server and not overwrite each others. The conversions...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 14th, 2020, 07:18 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 479
Posted By Tanquen
Iíve tracked it down to the object itself, itís...

Iíve tracked it down to the object itself, itís magic. They work on the original screens they are on but if you export the screen to an XML file they no longer work after you import them back in. All...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 14th, 2020, 04:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 479
Posted By Tanquen
FT View SE V11 - Disable buttons & Setpoints with transparent Polygon

We have an existing app and it uses a grouped transparent polygon global object to cover buttons and setpoints to disable them. There is no VBA on the object and I cannot get it to work on another...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers December 20th, 2019, 10:17 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,073
Posted By Tanquen
Is there no better way to do this in View SE? We...

Is there no better way to do this in View SE? We are migrating some old ME apps to SE and they used these Screen List Selectors and they are not very user friendly. Why no touch? If you have room to...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers October 18th, 2019, 06:00 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 705
Posted By Tanquen
Citect SCADA Collector Issues

We have a customer running Citect SCADA 2015 (v7.50.1910). They are using the Citect SCADA Connector (v2.2) to write Citect historical values to the Wonderware Historian (v17.0.18000). Everything...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 13th, 2019, 06:28 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 467
Posted By Tanquen
FT View SE V5.1- Hide Macro Script from Log & only running on one client

View SE Macros am I right? Yuck!

It's a local app on an old 2003 terminal server.

Can you run Macro scripts so they don't fill up the log?

Can you run Macro scripts so they only run on the...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 2nd, 2019, 03:22 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 507
Posted By Tanquen
FT View SE V5.1- Best way to write list of tags in one PLC to another PLC?

I know they should not be doing this in SCADA but a customer wants to read tags from one PLC, use them on the View SE process screens and also write some of them to another PLC.

Like this every...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers December 12th, 2018, 09:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,401
Posted By Tanquen
Why would I not want to use VBA? It’s not as...

Why would I not want to use VBA?

It’s not as straight forward, there is just way more to do and worry about. You have to add extra objects and hope it don’t lockup or slow things way down. They...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers December 11th, 2018, 02:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,401
Posted By Tanquen
Unless you want to mess with VBA it looks like...

Unless you want to mess with VBA it looks like all you can do is add strings together.


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I was able to use the string variable “Fixed number of characters” and “Right-most characters in...
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