Changing the type of communication support - Metasys - LIT-12013150 - System Integration - Modbus Vendor Integration - 10.1 - 9.0.7

Network Engine Commissioning for Modbus Vendor Integration Application Note

Brand
Metasys
Product name
Modbus Vendor Integration
Document type
Application Note
Document number
LIT-12013150
Version
10.1
9.0.7
Revision date
2021-03-03
Language
English

About this task

To change from an RTU-based system to a TCP-based system, or from a TCP-based system to an RTU-based system, complete the following steps:

Procedure

  1. Log on to the SMP UI and navigate to the system that contains the Modbus Integration object you want to change.
  2. Drag the Modbus integration object from the navigation panel to the display panel.
  3. Click the Hardware tab.
  4. Click Edit.
  5. Change the value from RTU to TCP, or the other way around, by entering it in the Vendor Reference field.
  6. Restart the network engine.
  7. Log on to the network engine using the Launcher application to verify operation.
  8. Modify the Modbus integration parameters and Modbus field device parameters for the new communication type and device. See Modifying integration parameters and Inserting a field device.
  9. Click Save.