Is it possible to monitor the status of a Modbus interface/device from within a TGML graphic?

Issue

Is it possible to monitor the status of a Modbus interface/device from within a TGML graphic?

Product Line

SmartStruxure Solution

Environment

SmartStruxure Building Operation 

Serial Modbus device

Cause

It's very common to wish to monitor Modbus device and interface status graphically.

Resolution

This is possible. The attached graphic gives a simple example of how to do this. The screenshot below show the property to bind the TGML binding to in Workstation.

The graphic can be downloaded here.