Flashback Friday! RSView32 RSWater 3.5 Demo

Welcome to The Automation Blog's "Flashback Friday!" Today I'm highlighting an updated version of Rockwell's "RSView32 Water" demo. In 2004 a Water/Waste Water client from a local engineering firm approached me looking for a good RSView32 demo. He needed something specific to his industry, and so...
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Automation Fair 2014 Sessions: My Picks

Automation Fair 2014 is just over a month away, and if there's any chance you'll be attending I suggest that now is the time to start making your plans. Especially since there are so many sessions to choose from, with this year's event including 99...

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,...
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The PanelView Plus High-Bright Display - Seven Things You Should Know

I've received many questions about the PanelView Plus High-Bright display over the last few weeks, and today I want to share with you seven things you should know about it: 1) It's Bright! While the standard PanelView Plus display is rated for 300 cd/m2...
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Flashback Friday! RSView32 Reporting Hands-On Labs

Welcome to The Automation Blog's "Flashback Friday!" Today I'm highlighting my "RSView32 Reporting Hands-On Labs" document covering several different ways to create reports in RSView32. In 2001 clients often asked how to create reports using RSView32. But, with several unique options available, it could be a challenge to determine...