Configuration Data Deleted

About this task

You can use the CLIE utility to delete point information from the CIMPLICITY database.

todo: To delete CIMPLICITY point data:


  1. Start a command shell in the project from which you want to export data.
  2. At the system prompt, invoke the following command:

    $ clie delete < point_id> [/NOCONFIRM]


    < point_id> is the Point ID you want to delete. You can use the wildcard characters ? and * to delete sets of Point IDs.

    The optional argument for the delete command is:

    Argument Decription
    /NOCONFIRM Deletes the requested points without prompting you to confirm the deletion.

    If you choose to confirm the deletion, you are prompted like this:

    > clie delete D?I*
    Starting Import/Export - logging to LOG_PATH:IC169.log
    Do you want to DELETE <DRIVE_CONVEY1>
    (Y)es (N)o (A)ll
    Do you want to DELETE <DRIVE_CONVEY2>
    Number of points Deleted  =  1
    Successful completion - Review LOG_PATH:IC169.log log file for messages.