Step 1. Edit the Modbus RTU Slave Configuration File

When a new CIMPLICITY project is created, a template configuration file is created for the Modbus RTU Slave Interface. The file has a comma-separated value (CSV) format similar to the format used by the CIMPLICITY import/export utility.

Modify the configuration file to specify the:

Communications port parameters.

Trace log parameters.

Modbus register limits

Point / register mappings.

Information about:

The file naming convention.

Types of Modbus RTU Slave configuration records.

More information

A sample configuration file configuration.

Register mapping guidelines.

Modbus RTU Slave configuration overview steps.