RS-BlackBox with COM port

Click Hardware configuration, RS-BlackBox and open the configuration card by selecting it from the list and then clicking Edit details

Tab

Field

Meaning

Information

Name

Name of the Black Box

Information

Active

Indicates if BlackBox is in operation

Information

IO-interface model

The type and model of the PLC

Information

Last contact

When RS-Production last had contact with RS-BlackBox.

Note – If this time is not the same time as “right now” there is a form of communication problem that needs to be addressed. Contact Support for help.

Outputs

Tab that lists the outputs that are connected to the current BlackBox.

Configure outputs

Inputs

Tab that lists the inputs that are connected to the current BlackBox.

Configure inputs

Manage cycle signal couplings

Click Hardware configuration, RS-BlackBox, Cycle signal links and open the configuration card by selecting it in the list and then clicking Edit details .

Tab

Field

Meaning

Information

Measurement point

Enter the measurement point the cycle signal is linked to

Information

Belongs to IO Interface

Shows which BlackBox the signal is derived from

Information

IO Interface input

Specifies the input from which the BlackBox the signal is retrieved.

Manage operation cycle signal couplings

Click Hardware configuration, RS-BlackBox, Operation signal links and open the configuration card by selecting it from the list and then clicking Edit details .

Tab

Field

Meaning

Information

Measurement point

Enter the measurement point the operation signal is linked to

Information

Belongs to IO Interface

Shows which BlackBox the signal is derived from

Information

IO Interface input

Specifies the input from which the BlackBox the signal is retrieved.

Contact Support or qualified system owner for help with this.