Example: Create a Link from a Protected Screen

Creating a linked container from a protected source object uses the same procedure as this simple example to create a link from a rectangle object on a protected (*.cmrt) screen.

Step 1

Name the rectangle object.

Step 2

Configure properties for the object.


Create a runtime-only screen.

Step 4

Create a second .cim screen.

Step 5

Insert a link container on the new .cim screen.

Step 6

Enter a value for the link's public variable.

Step 7

Configure horizontal scaling for the link container.

Step 8

Test the screens in CimView.

More information

Protected link source objects.