Flexy String Tag


#1

Hoping to see support to bring in string values to get some batch report identifiers that are not just numerical from a customer.

Will this be supported soon or is already supported?


#2

Hi Ben,

String tags are supported in the 13.2 Pre-Release firmware that recently became available

-Tim


#4

I am now running Firmware: 13.2s0PR (#518) but I do not see string available as a type in the I/O server setup for my compactlogix.


#5

#6

Hi Ben,

You should be able to create string tags like the ones seen below:


#7

@Tim_hms

This is great news! It looks like the strings will be available on the MEM side, but what about for other IOServers?


#8

Hi Nick,

The following IO Servers are supported with Strings:

MEM
EWON
MODBUS
OPCUA
DF1
ABLOGIX
S73&400
S7200
MELSEC
MITSUFX
FINS
HITACHI
BACNET
UNITE
SNMP
S5-AS511
NETMPI