Viewing changes to data point values in real-time - Modbus 4.1

Modbus Plugin Guide 4.1

series
Modbus 4.1
revised_modified
2020-05-06

You can confirm that Modbus devices are reporting state changes using the live monitoring button on the device's Properties page.

Procedure

To view changes to data point values in real-time in Config Tool:

  1. From the Config Tool home page, open the Plugins task.
  2. Select a Modbus device from the entity browser and click the Properties tab.
  3. To verify if device properties have changed, click the Refresh entity properties () button.
  4. To have the values refresh automatically whenever there is a change, click the Live monitoring () button.

To view changes to data point values in real-time in Security Desk:

  1. From the Security Desk home page, open the Monitoring task.
  2. Drag a Modbus device from the entity browser to a tile.
    The data points of entities are displayed in the tile.