Before you can import OPC tags from an OPC server into Security Center, you must define entity types for OPC entities to be imported. This is done through an XML file, which defines how OPC tags will be interpreted in Security Center.
What you should know
- The XML file name must end with the extension .xml.
- The XML format has been revised since version 3.0 of the OPC Client plugin. If you are using type definition files created for version 3.0, you must update them to be used with version 3.1.
Using a text editor, open Template.xml.template, located
in $\Program Files (x86)\Security Center
Plugins\OPCClient\Extensions, and then save it under a new
- In the XML file, define your entity types.
- Save the XML file.