Technical FAQs

Ask a Question

How to activate external boolean module/external pulse module/external numeric module from ION Setup?

External boolean module, external numeric module and external pulse module do not have any input registers and ION Reference tells that these modules are controlled via communication.
To activate/deactivate these modules through ION Setup, we need to first open the module in ION Setups advanced mode, select the output register tab and


  • 1. For external boolean module, hold down the shift key on the computer key board and single left click the switch register (there are two output registers; one is switch register and the other one is event register) to select on or off.

    2. For external numeric module, hold down the shift key on the computer key board and single left click the numeric register (there are two output registers; one is numeric register and the other one is event register) to input desired number.

    3. For external pulse module, hold down the shift key on the computer key board and single left click the trigger register (there are two output registers; one is trigger register and the other one is event register) to send a trigger.


Legacy KB System (APS) Data: RESL208022 V1.0, Originally authored by MaTh on 05/01/2012, Last Edited by MaTh on 05/01/2012
Related ranges: ION Setup 2.2
Was this helpful?
What can we do to improve the information ?