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Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 17th, 2018, 08:23 AM
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Posted By Paully's5.0
PM Sent.

PM Sent.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 16th, 2018, 04:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 505
Posted By Paully's5.0
Gotta be something on your end. I'm another...

Gotta be something on your end. I'm another VMWare user who has copied/moved VMs for years without issue. However, licensing can be finicky with Windows so depending on the licensing you're buying...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 15th, 2018, 08:03 AM
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Views: 318
Posted By Paully's5.0
You'll need to verify the HMI/SCADA software that...

You'll need to verify the HMI/SCADA software that will communicate to the new controller are compatible with them. Rockwell did some major changes that impact communication drivers in v21, so...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 12th, 2018, 02:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 450
Posted By Paully's5.0
Workstation isn't free so you'll pay for that...

Workstation isn't free so you'll pay for that one. There used to be 'Player' that was "free", pending your definition of commercial use. Definitely move to Windows 7.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 12th, 2018, 11:26 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 207
Posted By Paully's5.0
I went to the their TechEd session, but ran out...

I went to the their TechEd session, but ran out of time to talk specifics of this module. I'm curious of the cost, and if you could put this in a ControlLogix chassis and server up other controllers...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 11th, 2018, 10:28 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 955
Posted By Paully's5.0
I don't think anyone is panicking about the...

I don't think anyone is panicking about the direct impacts, IMHO it is more about awareness and the indirect response. Given the rise of ransomware and real-world examples of ICS attacks you can no...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 10th, 2018, 06:42 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 955
Posted By Paully's5.0
OT: Zero Days - Stuxnet Documentary

I came across Zero Days (https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B01I2EJOW0/ref=atv_feed_catalog?tag=decider-wait-20) on Hulu the other day (rent from Amazon as well). It's a very good documentary on the...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 2nd, 2018, 07:38 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 787
Posted By Paully's5.0
Just load up all your programming software onto...

Just load up all your programming software onto your host, then submit all sorts of tickets to IT because you have problems ;)
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers June 29th, 2018, 12:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 306
Posted By Paully's5.0
You probably have an COP overlap somewhere, and...

You probably have an COP overlap somewhere, and the bits get written over by some overflow. Can happen with incorrect lengths in a COP instruction.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers June 28th, 2018, 06:55 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 515
Posted By Paully's5.0
From another thread...

From another thread (http://www.plctalk.net/qanda/showpost.php?p=615712&postcount=10), my example mentions AOIs, but would be Function Blocks and Set/Reset in Codesys.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers June 26th, 2018, 09:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 480
Posted By Paully's5.0
The naming convention is better known as...

The naming convention is better known as CamelCase (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Camel_case), with lowerCamelCase being a variant.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers June 26th, 2018, 08:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 751
Posted By Paully's5.0
I know people who have moved into Project...

I know people who have moved into Project Management. Not sure that gets you out of traveling as much! I also know people who moved over to the sales/distribution side of things as a...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers June 25th, 2018, 08:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 438
Posted By Paully's5.0
My feedback: 1 - I don't like...

My feedback:
1 - I don't like inputs/outputs/inputs/outputs in series on a single rung. I find it easier to read inputs/outputs//parallel branch//inputs/outputs. Too many instructions lead to rung...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers June 25th, 2018, 08:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 311
Posted By Paully's5.0
Flip through the manual, should be obvious.

Flip through the manual, should be obvious.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers June 22nd, 2018, 09:16 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 190
Posted By Paully's5.0
http://literature.rockwellautomation.com/idc/group...

http://literature.rockwellautomation.com/idc/groups/literature/documents/wp/logix-wp008_-en-p.pdf

See page 25, example is using PIDE. Shows how you can do it on a ControlLogix, so might give you a...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers June 18th, 2018, 11:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 477
Posted By Paully's5.0
What version are you using? You could use...

What version are you using? You could use parameters if v24+ otherwise controller scoped tags:

Define a controller scoped tag array such as Prestart[0..3]

In each of your "Run" programs create...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers June 14th, 2018, 12:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 287
Posted By Paully's5.0
Glad its served you well, i am pretty proud of...

Glad its served you well, i am pretty proud of that one. Of course knowing what i know now i would have done some things different but thats how software development is. There are some Ignition...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers June 13th, 2018, 08:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 287
Posted By Paully's5.0
You won't have any issue of faulting the...

You won't have any issue of faulting the controller. If you are adding additional phases though, you might get into some issues with the Entity handling, but if I recall, I made it so you shouldn't...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers June 13th, 2018, 08:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 287
Posted By Paully's5.0
HA HA HA!!! That's a GEA Program, taking a...

HA HA HA!!!

That's a GEA Program, taking a guess 21st? If so, I did your Ignition system. I no longer work for GEA but am in Systems Integration so my services are available :)

I was their...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers June 8th, 2018, 04:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 407
Posted By Paully's5.0
Surely you don't want to modify the actual UDT...

Surely you don't want to modify the actual UDT structure correct? I assume recipe values that align with the UDT?

Use Excel and VBA. The RSLinx manual has VBA examples of how to read/write to a...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers June 8th, 2018, 12:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 240
Posted By Paully's5.0
You haven't really described your problem, you...

You haven't really described your problem, you say "Structured Text", but that's a PLC thing not a SCADA thing. You then use an example of recipe interaction from SCADA??

From a script...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers June 7th, 2018, 10:01 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 757
Posted By Paully's5.0
I'm not following. An AOI automatically generates...

I'm not following. An AOI automatically generates a corresponding UDT. So defining AOI tags aren't any different than defining a normal controller tag. If you create an AOI called "ValveAOI", it...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers June 7th, 2018, 08:57 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 757
Posted By Paully's5.0
You can't modify AOIs online, are you trying to...

You can't modify AOIs online, are you trying to do that?
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers June 5th, 2018, 02:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 456
Posted By Paully's5.0
I'm confused, I'm not aware of any unmanaged...

I'm confused, I'm not aware of any unmanaged switches that have an IP that you can ping? And as long as you can ping the HMI/PLC you should be good?
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers May 30th, 2018, 01:34 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 793
Posted By Paully's5.0
I am a converted Ignition fanboy as well. Its...

I am a converted Ignition fanboy as well. Its better than it looks, I'll put it in any facility I can, it's crazy easy to deploy and manage. Of course, it can get complex depending on how large you...
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