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    I'm sorry to say there is no point discovery for...

    I'm sorry to say there is no point discovery for modbus. You will have to create the points manually that you need. You will need to consult the modbus register map for the fan controllers in...
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    OP. Yes do this. In addition after you save it to...

    OP. Yes do this. In addition after you save it to device manager, highlight the device and use the save function in device manager to save at minimum DDC and pointdata including VAV calibration...
  3. Thread: distech point?

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    You can't (as far as I know) bring a network...

    You can't (as far as I know) bring a network value directly into niagara. You will have to link the network value to a local bacnet value first in GFX and then bring in the linked point. That or you...
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    You can't (as far as I know) bring a network...

    You can't (as far as I know) bring a network value directly into niagara. You will have to link the network value to a local bacnet value first in GFX and then bring in the linked point.
  5. Appreciate the responses all. I don't think SMS...

    Appreciate the responses all. I don't think SMS is viable as this is quite a remote site, however I will look into it. I have a feeling that cell reception at this site will be femtocell that rely on...
  6. Solution for local broadcast of alarms without internet access for normal emails?

    We have a customer site that has some equipment for which cooling is very critical and currently they run an in house local email server which receives the alarms. They are moving to a cloud based...
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    My apologies if I was over explaining it....

    My apologies if I was over explaining it. [emoji38] But yes, you program a BCM same as any VLC field controller. If you have done that before than it should be no problem.

    Sent from my Moto G...
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    What do you have access to as far as front...

    What do you have access to as far as front end/programming? For alerton front end that would be DDC privileges on the envision or Compass front end plus available Visio+VisualLogic installed on a...
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    Putting aside any questions about whether you...

    Putting aside any questions about whether you need a JACE at all, or whether you need the IP/MSTP routers rather than bringing MSTP directly into the JACE...

    Another option for the long ethernet...
  10. Aloha Dean. I drove by this array on Friday with...

    Aloha Dean. I drove by this array on Friday with my coworker before I went back to Oahu! (Hawaii Energy Systems). We were just wondering what was happening with this array. In any case I just wanted...
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    If your wireless NAT adapter device is blocking...

    If your wireless NAT adapter device is blocking ICMP echo requests (pings) that might also account fro the device showing down. Just a thought.
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    You say you have port forwarding setup from WAN...

    You say you have port forwarding setup from WAN to LAN right? Sounds like you have port for web interface (TCP 80 and/or 443) and SNMP (UDP 161)...is that all correct? If so and you actually have...
  13. Getting exchange calendar info to BACnet calendar?

    Had anyone setup any utility or software that can pull exchange calendar information and translate it into a banner event schedule for example?

    I'm looking to grab Microsoft Teams room office365...
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    Good news for you and anyone else looking at this...

    Good news for you and anyone else looking at this thread later. Distech has been changing there portal site and now you no longer need a login to download their documentation. You can manuals for...
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    I have it. Message me your email and I will send...

    I have it. Message me your email and I will send it to you.

    The settings they gave you would be for piping it through a Niagra Station. However if you are just trying to direct connect you would...
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    Let us know what you find. I have one of these...

    Let us know what you find. I have one of these routers as well.
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    If your talking about the Loytec docs, I can't...

    If your talking about the Loytec docs, I can't believe that it's misunderstanding on their part. It was quite comprehensive in regards to redundancy and network design with RSTP so I can't believe...
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    Aye. All the above is why we are trying are...

    Aye. All the above is why we are trying are migrate towards VPN as first choice for remote access. But there are some customers who insist on public web access to BMS so it will still be an issue...
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    Yes I understand. But still that requires...

    Yes I understand. But still that requires registering a domain first. I was referencing above the DDNS hostname service through noip (using *.ddns.net hostnames), without any domain registration (But...
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    Can you give a little more detail on the out?...

    Can you give a little more detail on the out? Your subject line mentions a TCP masters as well as an RTU network. Is the RTU master a TCP gateway device also? Do you need to use the RS-485 on the...
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    Given static IP your right it really isn't...

    Given static IP your right it really isn't necessary. It is more of convenience and 'neato' factor. I would also agree with Maxburn that it is a nice safety net 'just in case.' Changing IP has...
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    We have done 30+ Eclypse VAV's in loops, but I...

    We have done 30+ Eclypse VAV's in loops, but I suspect much more would no problem. Your experience bears that out.

    I feel it is important to make a distinction for others that read this later that...
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    This should be no problem. You can open and edit...

    This should be no problem. You can open and edit the existing older .vsd drawing files. If creating new you can use the newer .vsdx
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    For clarity, the eclypse controllers have just a...

    For clarity, the eclypse controllers have just a simple 2 port unmamaged dumb switch. If it lost power like any switch would stop passing traffic. So instead the port fail into a pass through state,...
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    I'm with you. This is definitely possible some...

    I'm with you. This is definitely possible some way like you describe. It would be about rate of change going out from the port rather than any absolute number. Anyway...thanks, it's not a priority...
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    I found the same in my testing. Sometimes got a...

    I found the same in my testing. Sometimes got a few extra missed pings but really plenty quick enough for most 'slow' BMS systems. I can definitely see the appeal of the faster MRP and other ring...
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    Friendly note....we are just testing 1.6.3...

    Friendly note....we are just testing 1.6.3 now...Alerton documentation is now incorrect on this point! Surprise. Visio 2013 no longer works as of 1.6.3. Must be 2016 or 2019 (32-bit). This was...
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    As Reckless below mentioned yes it should. Note...

    As Reckless below mentioned yes it should. Note at my shop we ahven't tested Visio 2019 yet, just 2013 and 2016. It definitely has to be 32-bit as mentioned. After you go to Options-->Add-Ins, on the...
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    Can confirm. We have done two moderate sized...

    Can confirm. We have done two moderate sized Eclypse only JACE-less jobs so far with a bunch of VAV's. The pass through network on power fail was a big feature they talked about during their...
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    In order to actually make a programming change...

    In order to actually make a programming change For BCM's will also need Visio (32-bit) and VisualLogic add on installed (VisualLogic installer is a VSTO file in the VisLogic subfolder of the Alerton...
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    We just recently spec'd one of the Advantech...

    We just recently spec'd one of the Advantech panel mount computers for a job, but haven't got it yet. It's just windows with a browser. One of the nice things is the hardwired network port which...
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