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How to Configure IO scanning in ProWORX 32

Goals and Symptoms

How to configure IO scanning on an NOE771xx using ProWORX 32

Facts and Changes

ProWORX 32 ....all versions

Causes and Fixes


Use the following procedure to create an IO scanner entry for an NOE module.

  • Open the traffic cop for the Quantum rack.
  • Add the NOE module to the slot in the rack.

  • Open the Configuration tab for the project.
  • Change the 'Config Extension Size from the default of 00000 to a value (i.e., 1200)
  • Save the changes.


  • Open the Configuratiion Extension tab for the project
  • Check off the TCP/IP option.
  • Click on the option name to open the window for the TCP/IP scanner.
  • Assign an IP address to the slot number that the NOE module is traffic copped in.
  • Save the changes.

  • Check off the IO Scanner option
  • Click on the option name to open the window for the IO scanner.
  • Assign the IP address for the slot number that the NOE module is located in.
  • Assign the slot number that the NOE module is located in.
  • Clcik on the transaction number in the 'Select Transaction' table to display the entry fields in the
'Remote Device' table.
  • Click on the IP address field in the Remote Device' table.
  • Enter the IP address of the remote device.
  • Repeat the last step for the other fileds in the Remote Device' table.
  • Define the transaction type by clicking on the down arrow in the 'Functio'n and 'Fallback Value'
selection fields.
  • Click on the textbox in the fields for the Read From Remote table and enter the register number
and length.
  • Save the changes.
  • Download the project to the PLC.


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