Option 3.2.2. Specify a Device Point Scan Rate

The components for specifying the scan rate are:

Base Rate

Minimum rate at which device points can be polled on the port.

Scan Rate

Is a multiple of the Base Rate.

Enter the frequency at which the CIMPLICITY device communications option will read this point's data, based on the port's Base Rate.


The Base Rate is 5 seconds

The Scan Rate is set to 3.

The point is scanned every 15 seconds.

Note: If you define Trigger Settings for a point, the Scan Rate field is disabled.

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Step 3.2. Enter device point advanced device properties.