from the instrumentation department...Changing values in Kepware OPC
How to change negative values in kepware opc server to zero
from the Forum department...Modbus communication using HMI and controller
Error in write function of VB code
By automationcorner on 4 January, 2013 - 7:40 am -
Hello, I recommend you to use a tested and documented ActiveX.Visit www.automationcorner.com...
I just finished with coding a Modbus communications (serial and ethernet) package using vb.net. ...
By Andrzej on 5 December, 2012 - 2:54 pm -
Hello, You can download working VB projects for Modbus RTU and Modbus TCP/IP from www.modbus.pl...
hi there, i am getting error in write fuction and also in crc. I am writing code to communicate...
from the Forum department...HMI modbus
Need help with vb code for write and read function of modbus via serial port and how to send a packet via serial port using modbus
By automationcorner on 4 January, 2013 - 7:37 am -
Hello I recommend you to use a tested and documented activeX. You only need to embed it on your...
By Andrzej on 10 December, 2012 - 3:19 pm -
Hello, You can find Modbus RTU and Modbus TCP/IP VB projects at www.modbus.pl Regards, ...
from the Automation List department...Communicating with Intellisys Controller using Modbus
Communicating to an Intellisys controller using Modbus RS485
By Edgar Escalante on 30 December, 2012 - 11:02 am -
Hi, You need to use a X-IRI gateway to communicate with SSR intellisys controllers. IR uses a...
from the Forum department...modbus TCP security
best practice to secure modbus TCP
Hello, I did find this device, Tofino, that does provide modbus filtering over IP...I am...
By Gustavo A. Valero P. on 5 December, 2012 - 10:15 pm -
Hi, If someone is able to work with MAC and IP addresses and make some kind of filter, the...
By Steve Myres on 5 December, 2012 - 10:15 am -
Oh, sorry, hadn't read the entire thread. Looks like I'm recommending your own idea back to you! ;)...
By Steve Myres on 5 December, 2012 - 10:13 am -
What if you put another PLC or a PC between the network and the PLC's as a bridge? It accepts and...
By Nathan Boeger on 4 December, 2012 - 4:56 pm -
Seems like an odd place to apply that sort of rule set to me. Anyway - I think you could implement...
By Lynn August Linse on 3 December, 2012 - 9:26 pm -
> You can use a managed switch like our MSM-508. This will allow you to > restrict access...
By automationtechie on 30 November, 2012 - 7:44 pm -
You can use a managed switch like our MSM-508. This will allow you to restrict access based on IP...
from the Controls department...Modbus Multidrop
Modbus multidrop communication
By Steve Myres on 27 December, 2012 - 5:17 pm -
What "situations like this"? He didn't tell us anything he was doing that was different...
By automationtechie on 27 December, 2012 - 1:35 pm -
For situations like this, we can provide I-7414U. This device has a single master port and 4...
from the Bautec department...Modbus Addressing regarding Bitmap
Modbus RTU Bitmask issue
from the Instrumentation department...ModBus RTU to citect SCADA Communication Problem
Unable to Communicate Modbus RTU on RS232 Device to Citect SCADA 7.1
from the Reliability department...MODBUS communication and total time scan
How to calculate total time scan for data fetched over MODBUS
By Brad Stemp on 20 December, 2012 - 12:19 am -
I assume this is a HPM you are talking about.... The Honeywell serial FTA is pretty fast...
from the Forum department...Gateway for custom function codes.
Looking for recommendations of off the shelf RTU to TCP converters that will pass a non-standard Modbus function code.
Hi there, HMS has a gateway were almost any serial protocol can easely be implemented. The...
By Lynn August Linse on 14 December, 2012 - 10:02 am -
> I have tried a Ruggedcom and a Moxa RTU to TCP converter, but they just reject the any >...
from the High scool Landshut department...Labview 2012 Modbus I/O server problem
Problem with Labview 2012 Modbus I/O Server via Ethernet with Janitza power meter
By Bob Peterson on 14 December, 2012 - 11:32 am -
Would it not make a lot more sense to be asking this question of the LabView tech support people? ...
from the Modbus department...GPRS Modbus TCP
Modbus TCP Client - How to read Modbus TCP Registers on a remote client
By Andrzej on 10 December, 2012 - 3:24 pm -
Hello, Are you sure that you have connections between PDU and Modbus RTU ? Did you try ping the...
By Tallak Tveide on 8 December, 2012 - 7:32 pm -
You could try Wireshark and compare with the modbus spec. That should give you an immediate sign of...
from the Power electronics department...Modbus slave programming
How to set the address range for Modbus slave?
By Andrzej on 5 December, 2012 - 3:03 pm -
Hello, I think you should first download Modbus spec. from www.modbus.org. Regards, Andrzej ...
from the Process Control department...FIELDBUS OR WIRELESS HART INPLACE OF MODBUS
NEED YOUR INPUTS PLEASE FOR A NEWBIE
By Lynn August Linse on 4 December, 2012 - 8:41 pm -
Some vendors do run raw Modbus/RTU encapsulated in ZigBee or other wireless. One serious...
1) Wireless HART gateways talk Modbus. In wireless HART, HART is protocol used over the airwaves...
from the Forum department...Watlow F4 Profile Status
Using Labview via Modbus to control Watlow F4 temperature controller
from the Forum department...How to interpret Modbus error code: EA 0B
When I poll a range of Modbus registers, I got bad response if I poll one more register than the range, even though ALL the registers are valid.
By Lynn August Linse on 28 November, 2012 - 9:58 am -
So it is the Digi making that code - the '80 0B' looks like a bug. I haven't actually looked at...
By Weimin on 27 November, 2012 - 11:59 pm -
I dumped out the port setting parameters, and yes, slavetimeout = 1000. As soon as I changed that...
By Weimin Chen on 27 November, 2012 - 6:54 pm -
Thanks a lot for your good info! Now I got some idea about the problem: it must be the Slave...
By Lynn August Linse on 27 November, 2012 - 8:43 am -
It is easy to see where the strange response is from - check out this web page, which shows how to...
from the engineering department...Floating point vs integers
Using floating point numbers vs using integers when designing a slave modbus device
> In designing Modbus slaves how much time should be put into avoiding using floating point in...
By Lynn August Linse on 12 November, 2012 - 10:33 am -
Floating point down in small PIC-sized devices is becoming more common. The problem with integer...
from the Forum department...Exception Code 0x06 unused?
Not any function code supports exception code 0x06 "slave device busy"?
from the software department...Reading Data from Modbus
trying to develop a software which is reading out data from several modbuses
from the Modbus TCP Protocol department...Modbus TCP Protocol
How many MODBUS TCP can connect device
By Lynn August Linse on 15 November, 2012 - 11:49 am -
Just a quick adder on wide-area latencies. You did not say if all 2500 devices are one a single...
Hello, I agree with Lynn August Linse. You can use traditional SAP/ERP data-logger kind of...
By Lynn August Linse on 14 November, 2012 - 10:02 am -
> Customer should receive data through MODBUS TCP in real time. > Server PC should receive...
from the Forum department...MODBUS Craziness
Need to change ports for troubleshooting purposes.
How wonderful opera would be if there were no singers.