CimEdit Binary, Editable .cim Screen

The .cim is the binary CimEdit screen format that enables you and any designer who opens the screen to edit the configuration.

Do the following to save an editable *.cim file.

  1. Do one of the following:

Click the CimEdit button;  select Save on the CimEdit menu.

(If selected for the Quick menu) Click the Save button

The Save As dialog box opens prompting you for the file name and location.

  1. Enter a name for the screen in the selected folder.

  2. Select CimView Screens (*.cim) in the Save as type field.

  1. Click Save.

Result: The screen is saved as a binary, editable .cim file.

More information

Decide the format for a CimEdit screen.