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What is the maximum number of modules that can be added to the VIP?

Issue:
Customer would like to know how many of a particular module can be added to a VIP in Designer.

Product Line:
ION Enterprise 5.x, 6.x
Struxureware Power Monitoring 7.0.x
Power Monitoring Expert (PME) 7.2.x, 8.x

Environment:
VIP programming in Designer

Resolution:
Please see the following table for the maximum number of modules:
 
Module Maximum Count
AND/OR 4095
Arithmetic 4095
Convert 4095
Counter 4095
Data Monitor 4095
Data Recorder 4095
DDE input 4095
Diagnostics 1
Distributed Boolean 4095
Distributed Numeric 4095
Distributed Pulse 4095
Event Log Controller 1
External Boolean 4095
External Numeric 4095
External Pulse 4095
Factory 1
Feedback 4095
Integrator 4095
Launching 4095
Maximum 4095
Minimum 4095
Modbus Master Export* 4095
Modbus Import* 1
Modbus Slave 1
One Shot Timer 4095
Periodic Timer 4095
Pulse Merge Module 4095
Relative Setpoint 4095
Scheduler 1

*In future releases of Power Monitoring Expert, this module will not be available.

Information gathered from the ION_Handles reference. The ION_Handles reference can be downloaded from FA212562.
For a list of the maximum number of modules that can be added onboard an ION meter, please see the ION Device Template reference. ION Device Template reference is available here.
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