Variable Assign

Variable Assign assigns a Variable ID to a value or Point ID.

Configure the action as follows.






Action type

Select Variable assign.


Variable ID

Variable on which the assignment is performed.



Opens the Select Variable window.



Opens the Variables Popup menu.

Specify either 3A or 3B.


Variable value

Text value that is not evaluated but is literally substituted for the Variable ID. The value specification can include, but is not limited to, a point ID, an expression that includes point ID's or absolute values.

Important: If you enter a Variable value a user will not be able to change the value during runtime.



Opens the Expression dialog box.



Opens a Points/Expression/Variables Popup menu.


Prompt for value

(Optional) When checked and the action is triggered during runtime, a Variable Assignment dialog box will open in which a user can enter a new value.

Important: This feature will not work if the Variable value field has been filled in.

More information

Available actions.