Before creating the tags as signals on the blackbox, you first need to Connect OPC server and OPC tags in RS Production


  1. Go to Hardware

  2. Go to RS-Blackbox

  3. Click on Production time signal

  4. Click on Create

  5. A new popup window will appear

  6. Click on the Connect icon for IO-interface input

  7. Mark the row you want to use

  8. Click on the Measurepoint icon

  9. Select desired measurepoint

  10. Save and close

  11. Save and close

  12. Now you have created and connected the OPC tag signal and should be able to measure production time from the OPC connection