Search:

Type: Posts; User: numbawunfela

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.05 seconds.

  1. Replies
    5
    Views
    190

    my apologies if I hijack the thread, but I...

    my apologies if I hijack the thread, but I thought only Johnson had auto tuning PIDs. Someone else gots them too?
  2. Thread: NEWS

    by numbawunfela
    Replies
    28
    Views
    1,099

    The shop was in an area that served 2 cities with...

    The shop was in an area that served 2 cities with a population of around 700k, but were consistently in the top 10 Alerton shops in the country. So they had stuck to their line, and had a few large,...
  3. Replies
    10
    Views
    296

    This dividing the Station job is squarely in the...

    This dividing the Station job is squarely in the category of a learning experience for the sales guy. Do not let a customer who has no idea what he is talking about dictate your controls work - or...
  4. Thread: NEWS

    by numbawunfela
    Replies
    28
    Views
    1,099

    Oh so true! I was at a long time Alerton shop...

    Oh so true!
    I was at a long time Alerton shop that picked up Distech so they could do access control and other things that Alerton does not support. the guys were soon VERY unimpressed with Alerton....
  5. Replies
    11
    Views
    381

    Either that or I never had the privilege of being...

    Either that or I never had the privilege of being in a Target for Automation work....
  6. Elaborate please? Hardware quality, software, or...

    Elaborate please? Hardware quality, software, or technical expertise of the people who do their service? All of the above?
  7. Replies
    5
    Views
    220

    I like unambiguous nature of the post here. Hehe...

    I like unambiguous nature of the post here. Hehe
    Who is SP?
    Sounds like anything Niagara, especially complicated stuff. There is plenty of rope to hang one's self.
  8. Replies
    5
    Views
    220

    Anybody use Skyspark?

    This is being suggested by a 3rd party guy with trust from the customer, but I have reason to doubt his abilities and expertise. So before I get stuck trying to make some ill-advised pipe dream work,...
  9. Replies
    10
    Views
    296

    Thus is how it is currently set up, I was not too...

    Thus is how it is currently set up, I was not too clear when I said:
    That is why the CPU usage is only 30-40%. The anticipation is that the Skyspark software will double the CPU usage, meaning we...
  10. Replies
    10
    Views
    296

    I really need to read up on all of this. My LON...

    I really need to read up on all of this. My LON skills are not so good, but getting better as I get throwed in the deep end... suggestions appreciated, details welcome.
  11. Replies
    10
    Views
    296

    Background, now that I got a minute. I get told...

    Background, now that I got a minute. I get told by the sales lackey that I need to split a JACE into 3. Here are JACEs, do it.
    Uhhhh... so is there a backup? What is on this thing? Nobody has a...
  12. Thread: NEWS

    by numbawunfela
    Replies
    28
    Views
    1,099

    oh yeah, no chance the JCI rank and file will be...

    oh yeah, no chance the JCI rank and file will be picking that up. The FX guys maybe, since they need to deal with Niagara.
    Johnson actually outbid Acuity for Distech, but Distech said no - does not...
  13. Thread: NEWS

    by numbawunfela
    Replies
    28
    Views
    1,099

    I know nothing about EasyIO, but I know working...

    I know nothing about EasyIO, but I know working for and with Johnson is like sitting at a table with a rabid sociopathic axe murderer - you are only safe when he is fixated on evicerating someone...
  14. Replies
    11
    Views
    381

    I am NOT an ALC expert. But if you search there...

    I am NOT an ALC expert. But if you search there are several threads that address this on this forum, especially on the pro side. They are BACNet/ARCNet, so yes they are BACNet, but it is the other...
  15. Replies
    11
    Views
    381

    I seen a Chrysler branded window AC, but never a...

    I seen a Chrysler branded window AC, but never a Target branded Automation Controller.
  16. Replies
    10
    Views
    296

    In BacNet I can map the same device in more than...

    In BacNet I can map the same device in more than one place, but in LON I cannot. Correct?
    I figured I would have to go the Niagara network route.. just trying to improve my situation from getting...
  17. Replies
    10
    Views
    296

    2 JACES on a LON network

    Someone installed 165 devices on a JACE, I am trying to split it up, but there are a lot of LON links passing trim and respond logic. It is a hairball... and I am inexperienced with LON.
    So I need...
  18. Replies
    476
    Views
    112,558

    Good advice. I have had this work for me several...

    Good advice. I have had this work for me several times. [emoji16]
  19. Replies
    12
    Views
    1,390

    One more please. Email in my profile. Greatly...

    One more please. Email in my profile. Greatly appreciated.
  20. Reckles will come correct me. Alerton...

    Reckles will come correct me.
    Alerton controllers have a set number of AVs BVs and such. They always map through when discovered by a sup, and are always out and listed when programming. All 50 of...
  21. It has been a while... on the front page of the...

    It has been a while... on the front page of the visio program drawing there is a big picture of the controller. Click on there and I remember it was possible to change the names from there. You could...
  22. Replies
    5
    Views
    259

    If you are switching versions use AX Switcher2 ...

    If you are switching versions use
    AX Switcher2
    Google it and it is usually not hard to find. Makes switching versions a 3 click process. SUPER easy.
  23. My google search for what the controller looks...

    My google search for what the controller looks like gives me results that look like a CMX-240.... if it is like that then... You need a serial cable, and a USB to serial adapter and PuTTy or hyper...
  24. I am assuming you are building a graphic. When...

    I am assuming you are building a graphic. When you build these each bubble needs a DevID, something like AI-01, and an attribute like present value.
    I usually duplicate the block once I get the...
  25. Replies
    5
    Views
    259

    Go to start and type services.msc and make sure...

    Go to start and type services.msc and make sure the Niagara service is running. A recent windows update has been making some machines come back up with that service turned off.
  26. Replies
    12
    Views
    428

    I come accross undocumented features all the...

    I come accross undocumented features all the time, but I never heard of an undocumented feature that actually presented some kind of benefit. Hehe [emoji12]
    Thanks for the detail JCIman. Greatly...
  27. Replies
    12
    Views
    428

    As of what rev of Metasys is RFB support...

    As of what rev of Metasys is RFB support standard? Just curious.... the Bacnet router feature was around Metasys 4.0 for example.
  28. Replies
    12
    Views
    428

    I think the OP wanted to add 1 BacNet device to a...

    I think the OP wanted to add 1 BacNet device to a trunk of N2 stuff.... so can this thingie go from BacNet to N2? Or is it one way N2 to BacNet?
  29. Replies
    12
    Views
    428

    SOOOOOO TRUE!

    SOOOOOO TRUE!
  30. Replies
    12
    Views
    428

    https://www.thes4group.com/store/products/s4-open-...

    https://www.thes4group.com/store/products/s4-open-bacnet-n2-router
  31. Replies
    7
    Views
    478

    As of metasys... maybe 4.0 there is a feature on...

    As of metasys... maybe 4.0 there is a feature on all the NAEs to allow them to act as BacNet routers for their info. I am about 90% sure they will route their N2 bus as BACNet IP.
    Now what you get...
  32. Replies
    6
    Views
    361

    Yes, I can confirm this.

    Yes, I can confirm this.
  33. Replies
    7
    Views
    478

    Maybe details will help you get some more...

    Maybe details will help you get some more responses here. It sounded like you were adding stuff to a JCI system's FC bus under an NAE, then here it sounds like you are adding an NAEs stuff to another...
  34. Replies
    6
    Views
    361

    CAN!?!?! Who wuda thought....

    CAN!?!?! Who wuda thought....
  35. Replies
    6
    Views
    319

    Wow what are the chances you just happen to find...

    Wow what are the chances you just happen to find the guy that used to run your problem site? Pretty cool
  36. We do this on customer installations - like when...

    We do this on customer installations - like when the host ID of a web server changes. Instead of a 12-24 hr response time, I get them back in about 5 minutes. I have not personally done a JACE, but...
  37. We are Distech dealers, and nobody had access...

    We are Distech dealers, and nobody had access either. Distech was happy to do that for us. I was at another shop that repped Distech and Vykon and Vykon set that all up for is and it was part of all...
  38. In gonna go try... Thanks for confirming!

    In gonna go try... Thanks for confirming!
  39. A tip you may find helpful. On your maintenances...

    A tip you may find helpful.
    On your maintenances you should update the license using the license manager. Click import from licensing server using a laptop running workbench that is also on the...
  40. Replies
    6
    Views
    289

    So the default is: ...

    So the default is:

    ########################################################
    #
    # File: nre.properties
    #
    # This file contains properties which used
    # the NRE launch executable
    #
    #...
  41. Replies
    6
    Views
    289

    *

    *
  42. Replies
    6
    Views
    289

    ahhh yes - I think i remember that Thanks for...

    ahhh yes - I think i remember that

    Thanks for pointing me in the right direction.

    http://kb.ct-supply.com/kb/a168/modifying-max-heap-for-jvm-on-niagara-supervisor-in-n4.aspx

    Something like...
  43. Replies
    6
    Views
    289

    Niagara Service Stopping

    I have an N4 Server on Windows Server 2016 and Niagara 4.7.110.32

    I have had 2 instances where the web UI was unavailable - people screamed that their hair was on fire (Site with 25 JACEs) - and I...
  44. The $2d is that niagara sees when it gets a...

    The $2d is that niagara sees when it gets a dash(?) Or a space, I forget which is which. Johnson be luvin spaces and dashes. Niagara hates them. So there is really nothing to do but to rename the...
  45. Replies
    37
    Views
    17,087

    My experience is that using Gmail works......

    My experience is that using Gmail works... usually. There are spammer checks that look to see if there are higher than usual email volume, or that the outgoing messages appear to be generated by a...
  46. Replies
    46
    Views
    5,764

    Hey nice! Sent from my SM-G960U using Tapatalk

    Hey nice!

    Sent from my SM-G960U using Tapatalk
  47. Replies
    46
    Views
    5,764

    Oh I would love one of those. It dovetails with...

    Oh I would love one of those.
    It dovetails with my worldview that if I am the only one who can fix it I get a raise....
    Thanks in advance!

    Sent from my SM-G960U using Tapatalk
  48. I have had a similar experience. I remember...

    I have had a similar experience.

    I remember your recent posts VAEngineer, seems like your vendor negotiations are progressing.

    I have mostly good things to say about the Delta organization and...
  49. You may also need to take a look at the FX60s and...

    You may also need to take a look at the FX60s and see what they are licensed for. That may play a larger role than the mechanical abilities of the hardware.

    The Distech folks say that they most...
  50. Replies
    25
    Views
    1,235

    Hehe - thanks for the response. [emoji106]

    Hehe - thanks for the response. [emoji106]
Results 1 to 50 of 1000
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4