Displaying 32 Bit Floating Point data in I/NET with an ICI, an I/Link, or a FieldServer bridge.

Issue

Displaying 32 Bit Floating Point data in I/NET with an ICI, an I/Link, or a FieldServer bridge.

Product Line

TAC I/NET

Environment

I/NET site

Cause

How does one display a 32-bit Floating point value in I/NET

Resolution

An uncommon occurrence, but at times it is needed to display a 32-bit Floating point value in I/NET. The source of such a value could be from devices such as an ICI, an I/Link, or a FieldServer bridge.

This document and this I/NET SAV file will describe and demonstrate the process needed to calculate the value of a 32-bt floating point inputted into I/NET as two AI points. Displaying 32 bit floating data in INET.zip