By Miles Nicholson
In this Tips and Tricks we are going to look at how information can be taken from a manufacturer’s PLC program and reused within elecworks™. With elecworks™, you can enter the I/O description label text in two methods.
- Manually double click on each Description (English) cell to enter the values.
N.B. With this method you cannot guarantee the descriptions defined in elecworks™ match the descriptions defined in the PLC program.
- Assign multiple inputs and outputs at the same time by importing data from the PLC program or PLC XLS I/O estimate.
In this example, we will look at method 2.