Tag Command Function Blocks

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Introduction

Tag Command function blocks send commands to Fernhill SCADA tags:

Function Block Type Version Explanation
TagAcknowledgeAlarms 1.5 Acknowledges alarms associated with a tag.
TagDirectWriteBit 2.3 Writes a bit directly to any address in a data source.
TagDirectWriteByte 2.3 Writes one or more bytes directly to any address in a data source.
TagDirectWriteString 3.30 Writes a text string directly to any address in a data source.
TagDirectWriteWord 2.3 Writes one or more words directly to any address in a data source.
TagDisableAlarms 1.5 Disables alarms associated with a tag.
TagEnableAlarms 1.5 Enables alarms associated with a tag.
TagForceValue 1.2 Applies a force to a tag.
TagRefresh 1.2 Requests a tag to refresh its data values.
TagRemoveForce 1.2 Removes the current force on a tag.
TagResetStatistics 3.30 Resets the statistics of a tag.
TagRun 1.2 Triggers a calculation or program tag to run immediately.
TagSendMessageTo 3.30 Sends a subject line and a message to a recipient via a SMTP Connector tag.
TagSetClock 2.4 Attempts to set the real time clock of a PLC device.
TagWrite 1.2 Triggers a tag to write a predefined value.
TagWriteValue 1.2 Writes a value to a tag.
TagWriteValueQuality 1.2 Writes value and quality to a tag.

Note: Tag Command Function Blocks require Fernhill SCADA Version 1.2 or later.

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