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Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 12th, 2019, 10:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 189
Posted By dmroeder
To "move" a string, you use the COP...

To "move" a string, you use the COP instruction.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 12th, 2019, 10:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 240
Posted By dmroeder
You can verify what Ron is saying (which I have...

You can verify what Ron is saying (which I have no doubt is correct) by opening the properties of the ENBT with the "Pause" icon, go to the Communications tab, see if the "Inhibit" checkbox is...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 8th, 2019, 05:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 231
Posted By dmroeder
Using Rockwell terminology, the TOF instruction...

Using Rockwell terminology, the TOF instruction and it's .DN handles this nicely.

As soon as the TOF goes True, the .DN bit will be true.
The .DN bit will remain true until the TOF has been false...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 11th, 2019, 10:43 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,039
Posted By dmroeder
lol, I like that one.

lol, I like that one.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 8th, 2019, 09:48 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 9,022
Posted By dmroeder
I think it is like this: 030800 = v8 ...

I think it is like this:

030800 = v8
030810 = v8.10
030820 = v8.20
030900 = v9
030A00 = v10
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 7th, 2019, 03:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 275
Posted By dmroeder
Wow, communications setup somehow managed to get...

Wow, communications setup somehow managed to get worse?

Your monitors wouldn't happen to be 4k would the? I've seen something somewhere suggesting going into display settings and changing "Change...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 6th, 2019, 09:48 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 546
Posted By dmroeder
Are you sure your 5/04's serial port is...

Are you sure your 5/04's serial port is configured for DH485? They are not configured that way by default, DF1 is default and the UIC will not work when it is configured for DF1. If you have an...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 5th, 2019, 01:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 266
Posted By dmroeder
I'm with ya, blows my mind that you cannot...

I'm with ya, blows my mind that you cannot copy/paste. First rule of FactoryTalk, don't be surprised by anything.

edit: I broke that rule by the fact that my mind is blown. :(
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 5th, 2019, 01:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 368
Posted By dmroeder
I see an image was posted, however I cannot...

I see an image was posted, however I cannot actually see it. Maybe it's just me?
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 5th, 2019, 01:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 266
Posted By dmroeder
2 ways: Or With the...

2 ways:



Or



With the drag/drop method, there is a bug that seems to exist in v10 (possibly others). The pointer will appear that you cannot drag drop. As long as both applications are...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 1st, 2019, 03:10 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,938
Posted By dmroeder
I believe the "large packet request" is...

I believe the "large packet request" is established on the forward open frame. The normal ~500 byte packet service is 0x54. The large packet format is service 0x5b. There are may be changes that...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 28th, 2019, 05:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 307
Posted By dmroeder
Haha, I am forced to use it every day so I have...

Haha, I am forced to use it every day so I have experienced many of these things.

Not too long ago, I met up with a forum member for a beer. The first thing he said was "you look a lot different...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 28th, 2019, 03:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 307
Posted By dmroeder
To get rid of it: Right click on the screen...

To get rid of it:

Right click on the screen background
Select Display Properties
Go to Behavior tab
Check the "Disable Highlight when object has focus" check box.

Edit: I guess that doesn't...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 27th, 2019, 11:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 395
Posted By dmroeder
Good lord, please do not try to downgrade...

Good lord, please do not try to downgrade FactoryTalk View Studio ME. Unless things have changed, and I doubt they have, you will regret trying to downgrade.

The person running 8.1 will typically...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 27th, 2019, 05:11 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 829
Posted By dmroeder
LOL, I get derailed easily. It looked like...

LOL, I get derailed easily.

It looked like that Ethernet I/P adapter on their website was $575.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 27th, 2019, 03:35 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 829
Posted By dmroeder
I figured I'd be playing with fire! Most people...

I figured I'd be playing with fire! Most people roll their eyes at me when I make that claim.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 27th, 2019, 03:18 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 829
Posted By dmroeder
I lived in Yakima for 2 years, I also graduated...

I lived in Yakima for 2 years, I also graduated from Perry in 2002.

Majors > Minors :)
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 27th, 2019, 02:11 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 829
Posted By dmroeder
Just curious, do you work for a company in...

Just curious, do you work for a company in Yakima, or are you at Perry?
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 27th, 2019, 01:30 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 829
Posted By dmroeder
I don't think it's default Ethernet port is...

I don't think it's default Ethernet port is capable of speaking to your CompactLogix. Keep in mind that TCP/IP is not the same thing as Ethernet I/P. You would need to get the optional Ethernet I/P...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 26th, 2019, 04:12 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 829
Posted By dmroeder
I am unfamiliar with the scale but at a quick...

I am unfamiliar with the scale but at a quick glance, the Ethernet I/P module for them is an option. Did you buy the Ethernet I/P board? Or are you trying to get it to talk to your PLC over a non...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 26th, 2019, 03:26 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 12,289
Posted By dmroeder
Haha, oh boy... :doh2: I'm glad they also...

Haha, oh boy... :doh2:

I'm glad they also weren't able to tell which architecture the application was built on.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 25th, 2019, 07:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 916
Posted By dmroeder
My understanding of the GPL is that you can sell...

My understanding of the GPL is that you can sell the end product, you just have to give/make available the source code.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 21st, 2019, 10:43 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 12,289
Posted By dmroeder
See what I mean :)

See what I mean :)
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 21st, 2019, 10:26 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 12,289
Posted By dmroeder
I could understand that, better safe than sorry. ...

I could understand that, better safe than sorry. I'll post it when I get a minute to clean up my middle-school language in the code. I made it when I was mad at Rockwell for telling me that you...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 21st, 2019, 04:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 796
Posted By dmroeder
The first thing that I always look at is the...

The first thing that I always look at is the Ethernet modules web page. The Diagnostic Overview will have some good information like number of connections, CPU usage, packets per seconds, etc. ...
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