A Fieldserver device was successfully commissioned in a Niagara R2 station using LON. The Lon Link Manager shows all related bindings with a status of service_type_error. None of them will bind.

Issue

A Fieldserver device was successfully commissioned in a Niagara R2 station using LON. The Lon Link Manager shows all related bindings with a status of "service_type_error".  None of them will bind.

Product Line

TAC I/A Series

Environment

Niagara R2

Cause

Most Fieldserver devices using LON typically require a different service type other than the default 'standard' binding type.

Resolution

Change the binding type from 'standard' to 'critical'.  Then try to bind them.