General Device Properties

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


Select the port for this device.

Click buttons to the Port field to select the port as follows.


Display the list of ports and select one.


Create a new port, edit the current port, or select a port from the list of ports.


Enter an optional description to help you identify the device.


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

Click buttons to the right of the Resource field to select the resource, as follows.


Display the list of resources and select one.


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 input field to display your choices. Use the following information to make your selection.



Model Type

Supported Programmable Controllers


C Series and
C Series Static

C200H CPU11 E, C1000H CPU01 EV1 and C2000H CPU-EV1.

Note: C Series controllers are only accessible via a CV Series controller acting as a gateway.


CS-1 Series



CV Series and
CV Series Static

CV500, CVM1 CPU01 E


CV Series Ext. and CV Series Ext. Static

CV1000, CV2000 and CVM1 CPU11 E or others with Expanded DM


CVM1 V2 and
CVM1 V2 Static

CVM1 -CPU21 EV2 and programmable controllers with IEEE Floating Point capability

More information

OMRON TCP/IP device configuration.