2. IND_A: Object Properties

Open an Object Properties dialog box for an object with an IND_A class ID.

The tabs in the Object dialog box are:

  • IND_A General.
  • IND_A HMI Properties.

IND_A General

The Object dialog box General tab provides data that precisely identifies the IND_A object.

Note: The Description field is the only Read/Write field on the General tab.

IND_A HMI Properties

Each PPS function block has HMI properties.

When an Object dialog box is opened for a selected object, the values for these properties:

  • Can be defined in the Object dialog box.
  • Will display on the faceplate when it is first opened and as long as they are not changed.
  • (Some properties) May  be changed by faceplate users who have a role with the required level.

The HMI properties required for the HMI Analog Indication block are as follows.

HMI Properties Description Data Type Restrictions
Label Object identification. String
Precision Number of digits displayed to the right of the decimal point. Integer 7 Digits
Resource Resource. String 16 Characters or less
Engineering Units Analog Indication Engineering units. String 8 Characters or less