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Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers August 8th, 2018, 09:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 282
Posted By Paully's5.0
As Ken mentioned, DLR route is the way to go. I...

As Ken mentioned, DLR route is the way to go. I updated a panel a few years ago where the drives were all devicenet w/limited space for a large switch. DLR Worked great with the pf525s.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers August 3rd, 2018, 11:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 150
Posted By Paully's5.0
Have you added any other systems that are...

Have you added any other systems that are communicating to the PLC? The more systems that directly communicate the less time the PLC has to service everyone.

You should also visit speed and...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 30th, 2018, 03:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 534
Posted By Paully's5.0
If you're trying to use non-Ethernet cabling to...

If you're trying to use non-Ethernet cabling to achieve Ethernet communications, just stop.

Do you have any routing already into this cabinet that would accommodate Cat5e/6 cable? Preferably a...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 26th, 2018, 09:38 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 572
Posted By Paully's5.0
I generally keep the latest Studio 500 version on...

I generally keep the latest Studio 500 version on my host just for convenience since I'm always on it, and doing things with Excel to read/write data and generate files for projects.

I'll use a...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 26th, 2018, 09:34 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 572
Posted By Paully's5.0
I would VPN from your host machine. Then on the...

I would VPN from your host machine. Then on the VM set the networking to "NAT", which should share the VPN network from the host to the VM.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 25th, 2018, 03:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 572
Posted By Paully's5.0
Host Machine (Work Laptop): Dell Precision 3520...

Host Machine (Work Laptop):
Dell Precision 3520
Windows 10 Pro - I like it!
Intel Core i7 7820HQ CPU @ 2.9GHz
32GB RAM
64bit system
1TB SDD

Guest Machines
- Primarily Rockwell on Windows 7
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 17th, 2018, 08:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 431
Posted By Paully's5.0
PM Sent.

PM Sent.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 16th, 2018, 04:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 602
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
Replies: 5
Views: 436
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: 591
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: 281
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: 1,157
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: 1,157
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: 1,151
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: 488
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: 684
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: 590
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: 992
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: 536
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: 384
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: 315
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: 555
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: 347
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: 347
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: 347
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...
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