FAQ

VBA editor inaccessible

FAQ Question I’m in the IGSS Definition program and from the menu I choose Tools and then Macros. But both the resultant sub-menus “Macros” and “Visual Basic Editor” are greyed out. How can I make them active? Answer These sub-menus have been disabled. There are typically 3 situations where VBA becomes disabled. To re-enable investigate …

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Using the WinPager option

FAQ Question I have enabled the “Show alarm on service communication error” option. Why do I get “Error 8004000a on getItem(WinPager)” in the WinPager window, but no alarm in the alarm list? Answer The “Show alarm on service communication error” function in WinPager now ensures that unmanned plants are not ignored in the event of …

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Using symbol libraries in IGSS

FAQ Question Can I use any symbol libraries other than the built-in IGSS symbol file, Symbols.v12? Answer Many of our competitors use the symbol library called Symbol Factory. It contains a number of drawings well-suited for automation systems. The drawings can be exported to *.bmp or *.wmf format (*.wmf is recommended for IGSS32). Once converted, …

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Using IGSS32 User Administration

FAQ Question How do I deploy password security and object protection in IGSS32’s User Administration? Answer There are many possibilities for deploying User Administration in an IGSS32 configuration. An overview of various scenarios are contained in the following documents. For English you should download the document  igssuser.doc  and for German igssuser_deu.doc. Each document contains 10 examples, which …

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