Option 3.1. Proficy Portal Criteria in the Proficy Portal Control Properties Dialog Box

  1. Right-click the Proficy Portal object.

  1. Select Proficy Portal Control Object>Properties on the Popup menu.

The Proficy Portal Control Properties dialog box opens.

The dialog box displays either of the following for the properties.

Values that were previously entered in the Proficy Portal Control Properties dialog box or in the Proficy Portal ActiveX object's Properties dialog box.

No values.

  1. (When required) enter the following.



Server Name

Name of the Portal Server

Virtual Directory

Name of the online directory that contains the Portal displays.

User Name

Name of the user who has access to the Proficy Portal.


Password required for user to access the Proficy Portal.

Selected Display

If the Display box is empty and the Virtual Directory is available do the following.

  1. Click Show Displays.

The Virtual directory Tree displays in the Display box.

  1. Click a display in the tree.

Result: The path and selected display are automatically entered in the Selected Display field.

See Proficy Portal documentation for an in-depth description of displays.

Note: If a message box opens and reports that a display has not been selected before you display the tree, click No to close it and continue configuration.

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Step 3. Enter Proficy Portal criteria for the Proficy Portal ActiveX object.