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Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 11th, 2020, 05:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 424
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, 03:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 424
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, 01:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 424
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, 12:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 424
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, 10:53 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 561
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, 11:29 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 561
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, 04:50 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 561
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, 04:47 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 561
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, 04:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 561
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, 10:31 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 609
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, 04:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 609
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, 06:18 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 328
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, 03:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 328
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, 09:17 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,363
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, 05:00 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 414
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, 05:28 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 359
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, 02:22 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 388
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, 08:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 918
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, 01:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 918
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...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers December 10th, 2018, 07:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 918
Posted By Tanquen
FactoryTalk View SE V10- How to show part of string tag?

Not looking good but I want to simply show part of a string tags value but I see no way to do so a string display or text object. No text or string functions? Like MID in Excel or such.

It looks...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers November 12th, 2018, 07:56 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 340
Posted By Tanquen
FT View SE V10- Values not updating correctly

We have an application that is updating values in numeric display objects but itís leaving old values and writing or drawing them on top of old ones. It seems to happen with numeric displays in...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers November 7th, 2018, 03:44 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 435
Posted By Tanquen
View SE 10 and Remote Desktop Server - How to start View SE at login?

The system is on a domain and I donít have access to setup a group policy but was wondering as with Windows Server 2008 and 12 no longer supporting the remote user configuration tool (RDP-tcp?) and...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers November 4th, 2018, 03:52 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 491
Posted By Tanquen
FT View SE V10- VBA Mouse Button code works only on Button 1 not Button 2

I have some code that is working but only if linked to mouse button 1 and I really need it to be a button 2 or right mouse click function. The code is on the MouseUp sub and is used to move an object...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers October 30th, 2018, 02:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 789
Posted By Tanquen
Thanks that was just about it. I had tried so...

Thanks that was just about it. I had tried so many things with Controls() and others but it was FindElement().

This worked!
Set XObject = ThisDisplay.FindElement("PumpSetpoint" & "1")
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers October 29th, 2018, 12:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 789
Posted By Tanquen
To write a value to PumpSetpoint1, it looks like...

To write a value to PumpSetpoint1, it looks like it would be:

Dim PumpSP As Object
Set PumpSP = ThisDisplay.PumpSetpoint1
PumpSP.Vaule = 10

But it don't work when I try and concatenate the...
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