Adding Inputs and Outputs to a Block or Module - Johnson Controls - Metasys - LIT-12011147 - Software Application - Controller Configuration Tool - 16.0

Controller Tool Help

Johnson Controls
Product name
Controller Configuration Tool
Document type
User Guide
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Revision date

About this task

Follow these steps to add inputs and outputs to the following blocks and modules:

  • Boolean (AND, OR, XOR)
  • Calculation (Expression blocks)
  • Container (Activity, Hybrid Activity blocks)
  • Math (Add, Multiply)
  • Selection (All blocks)
  • Statistical (All blocks)


  1. Right-click the block you want to add ports to and select View Details.
  2. Select the check box for IO Modifications.
  3. To add inputs or outputs:
    1. Click the Add (+) icon in the Inputs or Outputs section. The Add Inputs or Add Outputs window appears.
    2. Select the type of input or output and increase the count.
    3. Click OK.
  4. To delete inputs or outputs:
    1. Click the Delete (-) icon next to the input or output you want to delete. A Confirm message box appears prompting you to confirm your delete action.
    2. Click Yes to confirm or No to cancel.
  5. Click Close when finished.