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Posted By Patrick Dixon May 03, 2024 07:17:32 AM
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Correct, it is the same FT View SE application. My observation is that import has no effect on the runtime. ------------------------------ Patrick Dixon[Designation] PE, PMP www.DPAS-INC.com ------------------------------
Posted By Patrick Dixon May 02, 2024 05:21:24 PM
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Is the attached image what you mean? Are there instructions? ------------------------------ Patrick Dixon[Designation] PE, PMP www.DPAS-INC.com ------------------------------
Posted By Patrick Dixon May 02, 2024 05:21:22 PM
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Posted By Patrick Dixon May 02, 2024 04:48:01 PM
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Which Tools folder? Is this PlantPAX v4 download, v5, Studio 5000 folder, somewhere on C drive, etc? I have the Rockwell toolkit on my machine and there are several folders that include "Tools". Which one are you referring to and how do I find it? ------------------------------ Patrick Dixon[Designation] ...
Posted By Patrick Dixon May 02, 2024 04:28:00 PM
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A client wants confirmation that they can do the following: They have an FT View SE network distributed app running, operators are using it and the process is running. We will call this process Unit A They import XML files that were built remotely in FT View Studio for Unit B, exported, and sent ...
Posted By Patrick Dixon Apr 27, 2024 03:15:00 PM
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This is the Workflow for 64 bit Excel PlantPAX config tool Operating system: Win10 Pro, 64 bit Excel: Microsoft® Excel® for Microsoft 365 MSO (Version 2403 Build 16.0.17425.20176) 64-bit Logix: v32.03.00 Professional Edition PlantPAX: v4.0.02 Logix Emulate: v33.00.00 Download PlantPAX ...
Posted By Patrick Dixon Apr 27, 2024 11:24:21 AM
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Reboot fixed it, now I can import all objects. Thanks for the help! I will follow up with a workflow to make it clear all the steps involved in making this work ------------------------------ Patrick Dixon[Designation] PE, PMP www.DPAS-INC.com ------------------------------
Posted By Patrick Dixon Apr 27, 2024 10:42:00 AM
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Thanks Philip, the registry change got me to the point that the code runs. Now I seem to have an OPC issue. See attached images. ------------------------------ Patrick Dixon[Designation] PE, PMP www.DPAS-INC.com ------------------------------
Posted By Patrick Dixon Apr 27, 2024 10:41:47 AM
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Posted By Patrick Dixon Apr 26, 2024 02:49:40 PM
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v5 has different parameter names than v4. I don't think you can use v4 and v5 spreadsheets interchangably. ------------------------------ Patrick Dixon[Designation] PE, PMP www.DPAS-INC.com ------------------------------
Posted By Patrick Dixon Apr 26, 2024 02:19:27 PM
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I have PlantPAX v4. Is the tool you are referencing only for v5? ------------------------------ Patrick Dixon[Designation] PE, PMP www.DPAS-INC.com ------------------------------
Posted By Patrick Dixon Apr 26, 2024 12:50:18 PM
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The topic name was already in the image I included. That was not the problem. The problem was a bug, https://rockwellautomation.custhelp.com/app/answers/answer_view/a_id/999793 The problem I have now is the spreadsheet needs Excel 32 bit, but I have v32 Logix code. My Win7 machine with 32 bit Excel ...
Posted By Patrick Dixon Apr 16, 2024 09:43:15 AM
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Posted By Patrick Dixon Apr 16, 2024 09:43:00 AM
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When I try to use the PlantPAX config tool, it cannot find any OPC library objects such as OPCServer. How do I fix this? I have used this successfully in the past. I am running Win7 with 32 bit Excel ------------------------------ Patrick Dixon[Designation] PE, PMP www.DPAS-INC.com ------------- ...
Posted By Patrick Dixon Mar 20, 2024 01:19:58 PM
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I got a new external drive, installed a Win 10 VM on it, install FT View v11 on it, and now intend to do the development on that system. I will then export what I edit to XML, import to my other VM which has FT View v13, and will then be able to test it on my licensed system with Emulate. Thanks for ...
Posted By Patrick Dixon Mar 15, 2024 09:28:07 AM
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Thanks for the reply. Since I have a development kit license on one of my VMs, if I have another VM with prior versions those won't be licensed. I assume when you point the VM at the host for licensing, you need to do something in FT Activation Manager so that the license is available? ----------- ...
Posted By Patrick Dixon Mar 15, 2024 07:45:00 AM
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I have a customer with FT View SE v11. My development system has v13. I imported their backup (APB file) into my system, which upgraded their v11 application to v13. How do I make edits and install them on their v11 system? Can I have both a v11 and v13 FT View studio on my development system ? -- ...
Posted By Patrick Dixon Mar 13, 2024 10:01:56 PM
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Thank you for the responses. I need to make it clear what I am trying to do. I get the customer's archive (APB file) I import that archive into my development system I want to create a copy of the customer's application that will be the working copy. That will allow me to make edits to the working ...
Posted By Patrick Dixon Mar 13, 2024 05:01:00 AM
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Now the issue is trying to remove the HMI server from the app and import. I see no way to do this. I tried importing without restoring the HMI server, and it doesn't work. What do I need to do to import? ------------------------------ Patrick Dixon[Designation] PE, PMP www.DPAS-INC.com ----- ...