TechTip: Dynamic Limits and Tolerance Using a Macro on Weintek HMI

In this TechTip, we’re looking at using dynamic limits in numeric objects, alarm colours, and using a macro to calculate the limits based on a +/- tolerance. In the demo program, the “Actual” value is in LW-0, the “Target” is Continue reading TechTip: Dynamic Limits and Tolerance Using a Macro on Weintek HMI

New Feature Announcement: Condition Object for Weintek cMT and cMT X Series HMI

New feature announcement : Condition object in Weintek EasyBuilder Pro. Simplify, logical operations

With Industry 4.0, energy monitoring and building management systems, we are seeing HMIs being used in wider applications. From data collection and analysis to system monitoring, increasingly complex applications are calling for more logical operations which often lead to a Continue reading New Feature Announcement: Condition Object for Weintek cMT and cMT X Series HMI

Case Study: Weintek cMT X Series & EasyAccess 2.0 afloat

We talked to Rob Howdle of Ortomarine Narrowboats about how he’s using Weintek’s cMT X Series HMI to display multiple inputs from different protocols. Tell me about yourself – where are you located, what’s your background? . We’re based just Continue reading Case Study: Weintek cMT X Series & EasyAccess 2.0 afloat

TechTip: Weintek cMT X Series PLC Web Browser Object

In a factory setting, it may be desirable to limit the access of the cMT X Series web browser. We can do this by unchecking “Show navigation bar” and using the Control registers instead. Control Word Codes:1 – Go2 – Continue reading TechTip: Weintek cMT X Series PLC Web Browser Object

TechTip: Using PDF Reader on Weintek cMT & cMT X Series HMI

The ability to display PDFs on an HMI is a really useful feature; having machine manuals, hardware manuals, brochures, or work instructions available on a machine can help minimise downtime by ensuring valuable documentation remains with the machine. In this Continue reading TechTip: Using PDF Reader on Weintek cMT & cMT X Series HMI

TechTip: How to program Weintek HMI via Ethernet

This guide will show you how to connect a Weintek HMI to a PC via ethernet; to do this, we’ll be making sure that both screen and PC/laptop network adaptor are on the same subnet as each other.  Note: The illustrations in this Guide Continue reading TechTip: How to program Weintek HMI via Ethernet

New Feature Announcement: Touch Gesture on Weintek cMT X Series HMI

Use your HMI like a SmartphoneTouch gesture, supported on selected new cMT X Series HMI, provides easier and even more intuitive operation, allowing operators to use a variety of gestures such as swiping or pinching to make the HMI execute Continue reading New Feature Announcement: Touch Gesture on Weintek cMT X Series HMI

New Feature Announcement: Macro Debug Tool for Weintek cMT Series

Macros are a powerful and flexible tool that complement built-in features with their complex logic operations and data processing capability. The task of writing macros may seem daunting at first, however, macros have fixed syntax rules that are checked by Continue reading New Feature Announcement: Macro Debug Tool for Weintek cMT Series

New Feature Announcement: Weintek cMT Series – 64bit Data

64-bit Data Type Support As digital technology evolves, 64 bit data is becoming more commonplace in automation. Many systems nowadays, especially those requiring extremely high precision such as semiconductor cutting, glue dispensing, motion applications etc., use 64 bit data to Continue reading New Feature Announcement: Weintek cMT Series – 64bit Data

TechTip: Using the Shape Library with Weintek HMI

A frequently asked question we receive is “How do I create a multi-state lamp – for example to use with a Word Lamp?” This TechTip will hopefully make the process of creating a multi-state shape object clearer. Start a blank Continue reading TechTip: Using the Shape Library with Weintek HMI