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How do you change the port parameters of the Modbus configuration (CFG) port of an Advantys STB network interface module (NIM) ?

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How do you change the port parameters of the Modbus configuration (CFG) port of an Advantys STB network interface module (NIM)

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Advantys Configuration Software

Causes and Fixes

This would be an online function utilizing the Advantys Configuration software. First, connect to the NIM with the Advantys Configuration software via the MB (CFG) port or Ethernet port in the case of the STBNIP2212. Once connected, go to the Online menu and select Configuration Port Settings. Now you can modify the port settings including Modbus Node ID, Baud Rate, and other communication parameters. Selecting OK will then prompt you that you will be disconnected and need to confirm. Once confirmed, you will be disconnected and your new port settings will be established. Now you can reconnect to the MB (CFG) port via the new port settings.

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