iHistorian Data Sources

You can select most Historian tags as a data source, with the exception of binary object (BLOB) tags. BLOB type tags do not appear in the browse list.     

After you select a Historian tag, the Edit Source dialog box appears. This dialog box lets you configure specific data source properties, including:

NOTE: Default settings can be configured for each Historian data source. For more information, see Adding an iHistorian Data Source.

NOTE: In order to read data from a Historian server, you must belong to the iH Readers group.

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To configure an iHistorian data source