Step 4.2.1. Set General Device Properties

Use the General tab in the Device dialog box to enter general information for the device. You can define the following:

Port

Select the port for this device.

You can click the Port button to the right of the field to display the list of ports and select one.

You can click the Pop-up Menu button to create a new port, edit the current port, or select a port from the list of ports.

Description

Enter an optional description to help you identify the device.

Resource

Enter a resource that can be associated with this device for alarm generation.

You can click the Browser button to the right of the field to display the list of resources and select one.

You can click the Pop-up Menu button to create a new resource, edit the current resource, or select a resource from the list of resources.

Model Type

Select the type of device. Click the drop-down button to the right of the Model type field to display your choices, and make a selection. For this protocol, the choices are:

GE Fanuc VersaMax ENIU

GE Fanuc VersaPoint ENIU

Modicon 184/384

Modicon 484

Modicon 584

Modicon 984

Quantum

STAT_PLC

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Step 4.2. Configure Modbus TCP/IP Devices.