You are not registered yet. Please click here to register!


 
 
plc storereviewsdownloads
This board is for PLC Related Q&A ONLY. Please DON'T use it for advertising, etc.
 
Try our online PLC Simulator- FREE.  Click here now to try it.

---------->>>>>Get FREE PLC Programming Tips

New Here? Please read this important info!!!


Go Back   PLCS.net - Interactive Q & A > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 196
Search took 0.28 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: crawler009
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers September 25th, 2018, 08:35 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 77
Posted By crawler009
Factorytalk View SE safe shutdown

Hi guys

how do you manage the shutdown of the Factorytalk View SE runtime when the UPS for the PC/IPC is running out of power?
Right now the UPS is sending Windows the shutdown command when the...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers September 20th, 2018, 05:39 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 455
Posted By crawler009
We use Versiondog (from auvesy). It does a pretty...

We use Versiondog (from auvesy). It does a pretty good job with .acd files (showing differences, also detecting if no changes were made)
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers September 10th, 2018, 10:57 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 6,361
Posted By crawler009
Not completely true. This is only possible for...

Not completely true. This is only possible for direct references :bonkhead:
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers September 10th, 2018, 03:43 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 6,361
Posted By crawler009
i know its been years, but the question is still...

i know its been years, but the question is still valid. I was searching an answer for the same question, and it is possible access the individual bits.
The bit has to be inside the brackets:...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers September 10th, 2018, 01:18 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,756
Posted By crawler009
Hi Josep in FTV you dont have to to...

Hi Josep

in FTV you dont have to to anything. With this way you can leave the "Login requiered" unchecked, because the service has enogh rights to write to the database.

if you mean


this...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers August 20th, 2018, 02:48 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,373
Posted By crawler009
Hi Tanquen, the idea of passing Parameter to a...

Hi Tanquen, the idea of passing Parameter to a display is very good.

I think, the reason why it dont work like you discribed it is that you pass a Tag (with the command "Display Screen1 /T...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers August 17th, 2018, 09:19 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,373
Posted By crawler009
Exactly, thats why i said i prefer doing it...

Exactly, thats why i said i prefer doing it without VBA. Yes, the good thing is that the file is local (normaly in the %temp% folder, or wherever you specify), and its created automatically if it...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers August 17th, 2018, 07:48 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,373
Posted By crawler009
I couldnt get in working, maybe you? But...

I couldnt get in working, maybe you?

But what i found out that transfer through files is actually easy.
To write a variable to a file
Dim x As Integer
x = 55

Open "displayNr.txt" For...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers August 16th, 2018, 09:40 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,373
Posted By crawler009
I see your point. With VBA, the variables are...

I see your point. With VBA, the variables are local to the Display (even public variables, as far as i know), which is bad. If you use tags, they are global to all stations, which is bad also.
My...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers August 16th, 2018, 06:30 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 246
Posted By crawler009
@gclshortt: thanks you for the answer I...

@gclshortt: thanks you for the answer

I found in "FactoryTalk Alarms and Events Help > Alarm and Event Summary object model > Reserved keywords for column names"
most of the column names.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers August 15th, 2018, 03:26 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 19,133
Posted By crawler009
Update to my previous post. If you have...

Update to my previous post.
If you have problems with ADODB not found, add in the VBA editor under Tools -> References -> Microsoft ActiveX Data Objects 6.1 Library

In the SQL Database, create...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers August 14th, 2018, 09:12 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 246
Posted By crawler009
Factorytalk View VBA Alarms & Events Selected Item

Hi guys

i have troubles getting the selected item properties in FTV Alarms and Events.
I have this "Alarm and Event Summary" which displays my alarms. If i right click and go to "VBA Code.." i'm...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 20th, 2018, 01:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 449
Posted By crawler009
Hello DarrenG what i mean is i blocked...

Hello DarrenG
what i mean is i blocked everything through the GPO (like shawn_75 said). Ctrl+Alt+Del, Alt+Tab, win+Tab, Windows 10 Touch gestures to minimize applications, disable right click, and...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 19th, 2018, 04:07 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 449
Posted By crawler009
Hi DarrenG i couldnt get the Desklock to...

Hi DarrenG

i couldnt get the Desklock to work like it should. Sometimes it blocks everything, somethimes not. But i would be interested also in a software wich blocks the access to Windows and the...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 17th, 2018, 05:41 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,247
Posted By crawler009
I think the idea of global objects was a good try...

I think the idea of global objects was a good try (15 years ago), but they never finished it so that it lacks of functionality and usability.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 12th, 2018, 07:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 484
Posted By crawler009
This seems to do it: if...

This seems to do it:

if comm_err(yourTagName) then 0 else 1
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 12th, 2018, 07:10 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 293
Posted By crawler009
There is another option. We use the startup...

There is another option.

We use the startup command of the displays.
Display settings -> Behavior -> Commands -> Startup

A startup command like "&Set DisplayNr 7" will set your Tag to 7, and...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers June 11th, 2018, 01:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 396
Posted By crawler009
Instead of excel you could use the MS SQL Server...

Instead of excel you could use the MS SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS), also free, to generate Alarm (and other) reports.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers June 11th, 2018, 01:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 998
Posted By crawler009
I cant tell you nothing about the error itself,...

I cant tell you nothing about the error itself, but from my experience with Rockwell you have to give them at least 6 months to do something about a problem. The first 3 months they try to convince...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers June 5th, 2018, 09:23 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,358
Posted By crawler009
Also take a look at the Unitronics Vision and...

Also take a look at the Unitronics Vision and UniStream Series.
They are HMI's with an integrated PLC, very affortable.
I made once a project with them and was surprised of the good programming...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers May 15th, 2018, 06:23 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,373
Posted By crawler009
hi khelza we do it also for a navigation bar,...

hi khelza
we do it also for a navigation bar, but (like rdrast said) it not so easy as in other hmi softwares (almost nothing is easy in FTV)

What you could do is create a internal tag, lets...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers May 8th, 2018, 06:39 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,210
Posted By crawler009
hi guys at the end i went this way and it works...

hi guys
at the end i went this way and it works very good. Thanks for the input rdrast.
I only modified the getdate to GETUTCDATE.
Now all my timestamps are in utc. The alarms and diagnostics were...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 25th, 2018, 03:00 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,210
Posted By crawler009
Yes, thats true. Maybe that will be at the end...

Yes, thats true. Maybe that will be at the end the best solution, so i know what the system does.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 25th, 2018, 02:33 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,210
Posted By crawler009
Totally agree. Thats where rusia already is ahead...

Totally agree. Thats where rusia already is ahead of us :nodi:



I'll try that, thanks for the idea. Maybe in that way i'm independend of the FTV service time.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 24th, 2018, 04:41 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,210
Posted By crawler009
I understand. I'm affraid that the customer will...

I understand. I'm affraid that the customer will also complain about, lets see.

Right now i have this colum with local time for Alarms, events and diagnostics. But for the trend data its not so...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 196

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:57 AM.


.