Accord Module Updates
Builder – Added function to allow rewire of Variables within a Program.
HMI – Updated Binding features to be writable for quicker changes.
HMI – Added Popup control based on Plan SOP functions.
HMI – Updated Popup control to be configurable based on HMI workstation name.
Plan – Added SOP function for non-PLC activities, for MES functionality.
PLC – Generated Simatic TIA Libraries with standard Datablock sizes for Projects.
Audit Trail – Initial release of new module, moved from Server tools section.
Builder – Added function to copy Conditions, Combined Conditions, Alarms, Operations across Programs.
Builder – Added function to change item names within Steps, providing a local Step rewire.
Builder – Changed Step Group details for ordering by Step Order.
Builder – Updated Conditions and Operations to keep operands when changing Type.
Builder – Updated Rewire to allow removal of a Row prior to rewire.
Builder – Updated Periodic Value change to allow Variables to be selectable.
General – Updated User Guides for Modules.
HMI – Updated management of State Texts after Partial Downloads.
HMI – Added ability to launch Check module for Valves, Motor, Digital Outs from HMI Faceplates.
HMI – Added function for global rewire of Devices by device name across all screens.
HMI – updated Runtime KPI control for better Row management.
HMI – updated Runtime KPI control for optional text boxes.
HMI – Added alternate colours to rows in Alarm controls.
Server – Added automatic generation of PLC Addresses for WinCC format.
Server – Added ‘Active’ to Project List to indicate Active Projects.
Server – Updated for .Net framework version.
Simulator – Added Import and Export of Simulator profiles.
Emulator – Improve PID Operation for Reverse PID Control
HMI – Updated Polar Star colour management.
HMI – Added Line Control colour management.
HMI – Updated the windows Close button.
HMI – Added new Vessel types.
HMI – Added Plan and Recipe launcher buttons.
Server – Updated to use 127.0.0.1 to provide all connections for development.
Simulator – Added Analog Input Fail item type to enablers.
Simulator – Added Motor Trip and Isolator as not failed as default.
Builder – Updated Copy functions.
Check – Updated to open Device controls on basic faceplates.
HMI – Update for Vessel colouring for Binding.
HMI – Updated for Colour Management in all controls.
HMI – Updated Slider Toggle control types for Read Only types.
Server – Updated for User Name in Security Audit Trail.
Simulator – Updated for Valve and Motor feedbacks to be written by default.
Simulator – Updated for Valve and Motor feedback fail to be optional.
Builder – Updated filters for Combined Conditions forms.
Builder – Updated description configuration for Decisions.
Builder – Updated copy of text for items.
HMI – Added extra Grid Line configuration functionality to Trend control.
HMI – Updated Program control buttons for additional colour configuration.
HMI – Added various Situational Awareness controls.
HMI – Updated the Situational Awareness Analog Input bars control.
HMI – Updated the Situational Awareness PID bars control.
Server – Updated PID Loop functionality in Server.
HMI – Device Faceplates updated.
HMI – Update of Parent filters for List Controls.
HMI – Added new columns to Program List controls.
HMI – Added controls integration for Wonderware Archestra.
HMI – Added Active Directory integration.
Plan – Added compatibility with Active Directory login functionality of Accord Server.
Recipe – Added compatibility with Active Directory login functionality of Accord Server.
Server – Slider Toggle Control added. Launcher Controls added for Recipe and Plan. Compatible with Active Directory login functionality of Accord Server.
Server – Database formats upgraded.
HMI – List Control filters refined.
HMI – Step Display Control added which will show a list of steps from a selected Program and indicate which step is currently active.
HMI – Additional option added for Toggle Control to show an alternating single button control.
HMI – Added a Runtime configurable KPI control, with ability to save and load configuration options during Runtime.
HMI – Multiple Program control added.
Plan – Added option when ending a Plan to either stop the currently running Program or to leave it running while still ending the Plan.
Plan – UI updated to panel with buttons.
Plan – Scheduling management updated from triggers to enablers.
Plan – Enabled for cross-project interactivity.
Plan – Enabled for Multiple plans to be run concurrently.
Plan – Pdf format now used for Plan reports.
Recipe – Export option now generates a formatted pdf document.
Simulator – Initial release of Simulator Module as standalone module.
Builder – Addition of Decision and Decision False to Enablers.
HMI – Addition of Sizing Buttons and Undo Zoom function button to Trend controls.
HMI – Addition of configurability for button visibility to Trend controls.
HMI – Update to PID Loop Status field.
Reports – Updated for improvement to Preferences.
Server – Update of Front panel.
HMI – Revision of faceplates for Status and Command appearances.
HMI – Update of Date/Time control to show Replay Date/Time when HMI is in Replay mode.
HMI – Update of List Overrides (AI, DI) and Manuals (AO, DO, V, M) List Controls.
HMI – Added feature to change Project name across all controls.
HMI – Added Scheduler control.
Server – Update of Security Group naming.
HMI – Added Recent Project List to Menu.
HMI – Added Test Control to display configurable Text on controller value or Step Number. Added writeable functionality to allow selections using Text.
HMI – Added Security login requirement to Alarm Reset Control.
HMI – Added Border configurability to Valve Control.
HMI – Added new control showing Step List, with colour on currently Active Step.
HMI – Alarm Reset Button is configurable for controllers within a HMI project.
HMI – Added option to use Windows On Screen Keyboard.
Reports – Report Automatic trigger configuration added to Reports Module.
Server – Addition of Caching for Logging.
Server – Emulator added to provide Process Emulation testing without PLC.
HMI – Updated Controls menu organisation.
HMI – Updated Program Control for new design.
Builder – Configuration forms redesigned for better appearance.
HMI – Added replay control and device control compatibility for the Replay Module.
HMI – Added ability to automatically show popup windows triggered by controller digital status change.
Plan – Updated to use the advanced service for communication with Server, allowing for more secure processing of commands and login authentication.
Recipe – Change to configuration of Scada decisions per recipe. Status decisions can now be set or reset depending on recipe configuration.
Server – Removal of Scheduler from Tools as replaced by Scheduler Control in HMI.