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Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 30th, 2021, 03:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 468
Posted By Operaghost
In your parameter file add another entry that...

In your parameter file add another entry that points to an internal memory tag. Change the tag (ParamFile1) for each parameter file.

Example:
#5 = ParamFile1

Create a different memory tag for...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 30th, 2021, 03:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 420
Posted By Operaghost
Correct, they do not let us use a placeholder for...

Correct, they do not let us use a placeholder for the model. There is a Tech Note describing how it could be done using VBA

ID: QA56618

It does require a TechConnect contract to access.

OG
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 29th, 2021, 05:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 489
Posted By Operaghost
Licenses are not specific to a particular...

Licenses are not specific to a particular version. A license that activates version 17 should also activate version 20.

OG
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 28th, 2021, 02:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 436
Posted By Operaghost
And yes, the feature was enabled by default...

And yes, the feature was enabled by default sometime in the v16-19 range.

OG
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 28th, 2021, 11:42 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 441
Posted By Operaghost
Ok I see erratic results using both expression...

Ok I see erratic results using both expression methods. The If-Then-Else really shouldn't be necessary. Here is an alternative option though.

Don't add separate color animation to a button.

If...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 28th, 2021, 10:15 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 391
Posted By Operaghost
While Block Transfers are not necessary in the...

While Block Transfers are not necessary in the Logix 5000 family, they are still sometimes used to talk with older legacy equipment, primarily in the PLC-5 (1771) style chassis.

The MSG...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 28th, 2021, 09:51 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 719
Posted By Operaghost
It seems this discussion has gotten slightly off...

It seems this discussion has gotten slightly off track with mentions of DHCP and BOOTP. While those tools might have an ability to assign a host name along with an IP address (and the address for a...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 27th, 2021, 02:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 719
Posted By Operaghost
Is this something that needs to work from just a...

Is this something that needs to work from just a single PC or does this need to work amongst all the devices on the network?

If all devices need this capability, then you'll need a DNS (Domain...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 27th, 2021, 02:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 441
Posted By Operaghost
Ok so if no picture, how about describing the...

Ok so if no picture, how about describing the config settings on the animation screen. My guess is the tag is the issue, but without any info it is just a guess.

OG
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 27th, 2021, 11:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 441
Posted By Operaghost
Nothing has changed to affect animations. We need...

Nothing has changed to affect animations. We need to figure out if this is a communications issue or an expression issue.

EDIT: after reading more thoroughly, it sounds like your comms are good....
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 23rd, 2021, 02:22 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 273
Posted By Operaghost
I always had issues with Norton Ghost booting...

I always had issues with Norton Ghost booting from a CD/DVD and trying to use a USB drive. It would never detect the USB drive.

I eventually just created a Ghost USB boot disk. If I recall I used...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 23rd, 2021, 12:54 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 29,930
Posted By Operaghost
The 6.1 was on an XP machine so it would be...

The 6.1 was on an XP machine so it would be 32-bit. The 12.0 was Windows 10 64-bit so is likely 64-bit. I think somewhere around v10 or v11 they made it so FTV could work with both without the whole...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 23rd, 2021, 11:44 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 996
Posted By Operaghost
Agree. I would change the logic to use a new...

Agree. I would change the logic to use a new address. Hopefully, it isn't being used in a bunch of places. But change it from F11:17 to some other unused floating-point address.

Then add logic to...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 23rd, 2021, 11:37 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 29,930
Posted By Operaghost
APA file for version 6.1 ...

APA file for version 6.1
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1pICXZcL6V75ZQ5mX8C_LH2w8m9h8yzoU/view?usp=sharing

APB file for version 12.0...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 23rd, 2021, 11:24 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 29,930
Posted By Operaghost
Ok I changed access settings Ver 6.1 ...

Ok I changed access settings

Ver 6.1
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1dZVwXXG2CupFGbDpyfeR9KPJV9UdWJUe/view?usp=sharing

Ver 12...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 23rd, 2021, 10:46 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 996
Posted By Operaghost
That person is in the wrong position! And...

That person is in the wrong position!

And while you can apply protection to an entire data file, there is not an option to protect a single element within a data file.

OG
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 23rd, 2021, 10:36 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 29,930
Posted By Operaghost
Here is a version of the InstantFizz sample...

Here is a version of the InstantFizz sample application included with SE. One is version 6.1 and the other is version 12.0. Links below to my Google Drive

Version 6.1...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 22nd, 2021, 03:27 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 29,930
Posted By Operaghost
SE also does offer the option to take an entire...

SE also does offer the option to take an entire project and compress it down to a single file just lime ME. The intent was for backup or for transferring from PC to PC. In earlier versions the backup...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 21st, 2021, 11:06 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 379
Posted By Operaghost
If you hold the SHIFT key while moving your mouse...

If you hold the SHIFT key while moving your mouse it will only affect the X-axis. But that doesn't resolve scrolling back in regular periods.

There is not a VBA Method listed for scrolling the...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 20th, 2021, 04:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 379
Posted By Operaghost
I think since you can just click within the trend...

I think since you can just click within the trend and scroll left or right, the buttons just became unnecessary. I've never bothered trying to add buttons, but perhaps someone else has

OG
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 19th, 2021, 12:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 364
Posted By Operaghost
The Tag Browser window is notorious for not...

The Tag Browser window is notorious for not showing items that have been added recently.

Right-click on the topmost folder and select Refresh All Folders. See if your tags and folders show up...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 19th, 2021, 10:37 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 283
Posted By Operaghost
You didn't mention SE or ME but your wording of...

You didn't mention SE or ME but your wording of "Return to Display Button" sounds like ME...

For SE when you leave that display, the parameters are discarded. I think the only way to get back to...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 16th, 2021, 04:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 420
Posted By Operaghost
Is the trend configured to use the Datalog? They...

Is the trend configured to use the Datalog? They don't just use them automatically.

OG
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 16th, 2021, 10:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 420
Posted By Operaghost
The configuration for the Datalog looks ok. Have...

The configuration for the Datalog looks ok. Have you opened the Datalog to see if the data was still being logged? You can open the log files in Excel. You won't see the data, but you can see the...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 13th, 2021, 10:47 AM
Replies: 1
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Views: 355
Posted By Operaghost
Most have support in some form or another. ...

Most have support in some form or another.

https://marketplace.odva.org/organizations#?technologies=1&view=all
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