Editing properties of OPC entities from Config Tool - OPC Client 3.1

OPC Client Plugin Guide 3.1

OPC Client 3.1

After adding OPC entities in Security Center, you can rename their properties, and add the unit of measurement and symbol of their properties in Config Tool.


  1. From the Config Tool home page, open the Plugins task.
  2. Select expand the OPC Client plugin from the entity browser, and then select an OPC entity.
  3. From Properties page of the entity, select the property you want to edit, and then click at the bottom of the list.
  4. In the Property dialog box, edit the following fields:

    Enter a new name for the property.
    Enter a unit of measurement for the property.
    Unit symbol
    Enter the symbol of the unit that will be displayed where available space is limited.
  5. Click OK.


The property information is updated.