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MicroLogix Communication Ports

In today's article we'll review the communication ports found on the Allen-Bradley series of MicroLogix programmable controllers. MicroLogix 1000 Communication Port: Channel 0: 8 Pin Mini-Din The MicroLogix 1000 includes a single RS-232 serial port for communications. This port is an 8 Pin...

Using the LCD to change the MicroLogix 1100's Trim Pot Values (Video M1E42)

In The Automation Minute: Episode 42, Shawn Tierney walks you through using the MicroLogix 1100’s LCD to change its digital Trim Pot values. Note: To find out how you can get a copy of my Micro Programmable Controller training video,...

Using the LCD to change the MicroLogix 1100's Mode (Video M1E41)

In The Automation Minute: Episode 41, Shawn Tierney walks you through using the MicroLogix 1100’s LCD to change its mode. Note: To find out how you can get a copy of my Micro Programmable Controller training video, please visit http://www.TheAutomationSchool.com If...

Connected Components Workbench Version 7 Released

Last week Rockwell's Connected Components Workbench (aka CCW) Version 7 became available for download from Rockwell HERE. The standard package weighs in at a hefty 1.5gb, and also contains the latest RSLinx Classic installer package, version 3.70. Rockwell recommends running CCW on an Intel...

Using the LCD to find the MicroLogix 1100's IP and MAC address (Video M1E40)

In The Automation Minute: Episode 40, Shawn Tierney walks you through using the MicroLogix 1100’s LCD to find its IP and MAC address. Note: To find out how you can get a copy of my Micro Programmable Controller training video,...

Adding Expansion I/O to the MicroLogix 1100 (Video M1E39)

In The Automation Minute: Episode 39, Shawn Tierney walks you through adding expansion I/O to the Allen-Bradley MicroLogix 1100 Programmable Controller. Note: To find out how you can get a copy of my Micro Programmable Controller training video, please visit...
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Using the MicroLogix 1400′s LCD To Set Its IP Address

The MicroLogix 1400's LCD, unlike the MicroLogix 1100's, can be used to set the unit's IP Address. In today's article we'll show you the steps to do just that. Setting the IP Address of a MicroLogix 1400 using the built-in LCD: 1) When the MicroLogix 1400...
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Using the MicroLogix 1400′s LCD To View and Edit Data File Values

The MicroLogix 1400's LCD display allows access to many of it's features and functions. In today's article, we show you how to use it to view and change Data File values. Enabling Default Comms on the MicroLogix 1400 1) When the MicroLogix 1400 is...
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Using the MicroLogix 1400′s LCD To Enable Default Comms

The MicroLogix 1400's LCD display allows access to many of it's features and functions. In today's article, we show you how to use it to enable channel 0's default communication settings. NOTE: When "Default Comms" is enabled, the MicroLogix 1400's Channel...
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Using the MicroLogix 1400′s LCD To Change Trim Pot Values

The MicroLogix 1400's LCD display allows access to many of it's features and functions. In today's article, we show you how to use it to change the Micro's Digital Trim Pot values: Changing Trim Pot values on the MicroLogix 1400 1) When the...