About the Web Interface

Web interface overview.

Proficy HMI/SCADA CIMPLICITY Web interface options.

Web Interface Overview

Proficy HMI/SCADA CIMPLICITY enables you to provide users with a wide range of access levels for interacting with CIMPLICITY projects through the Internet and network.

A CIMPLICITY Web browser interface organizes and centralizes the way you access your CIMPLICITY information via the Web.

Proficy HMI/SCADA CIMPLICITY Web interface Options

The CIMPLICITY Web Browser interface provides access to the following.

Access Level

Access Description

Also Accessed through


Network project data

Enables a user to view read-only data from all of the projects that are being broadcast to the Web server.



Local project data

Gives a user access to the projects that are running on the WebView server only. However, a user has a wide range of options, from read-only data to interactive capability through WebView screens, when one of these projects is selected.



WebView screens

Gives a user interactive access to a selected screen.

Enables several users to view a read-only screen at the same time, using one license.

An explicit URL address.


Terminal Services

Enables a user to interact with the WebView /Terminal Services server or Terminal Services server according to his or her authorization level. Interaction can be from Workbench only to total access to the Terminal Services server.

An explicit URL address to the Terminal Services server through the Web or

The server name for a direct connection.

CIMPLICITY includes a Web server that enables you to immediately turn your CIMPLICITY server into a Web server. You can also use the Web browser interface with other Web servers.

More information

CIMPLICITY Web portal hardware and software requirements.

CIMPLICITY Web screens licenses and sessions.

Web access and Terminal Services file location overview.

CIMPLICITY startup specification.

CIMPLICITY Web interface overview.

About WebView.