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How to add and remove a task in iFix?

Problem

Need to add a new task in iFix.

Solution

To add a task, select the file then click on the “Add” button To delete a task from task list, select the task and click on the delete button. […]

How to re-size an iFix picture?

Problem

iFix picture size should be changed. However, there is not an obvious way to re-size it in iFix 5.5.

Solution

Picture can be re-sized. However, it is time consuming to figure it out. Here are the steps:

Open the picture and right click on it. Select “Picture” from pop up menu. Check re-size window […]

How to solve iFix does not get PLC value correctly problem?

Problem

An iFix application displays Allen-Bradley PLC values through Industrial Gateway Server (IGS). It works well when PLC’s sixteen bit integers are positive. However, when sixteen bit integers go into negative, iFix displayed some strange value. A check into iFix database manager confirmed that IGS read wrong values. In the picture below, PLC value INT[7] […]