How to integrate an Xenta 913 in Vista?

Issue

How do integrate an Xenta 913 in Vista?

Do I need to give an IP address as well as a Neuron ID to integrate an Xenta 913 in Vista?

Product Line

TAC Vista

Environment

Vista 5.1.X

Xenta Server 913 (applies to other models)

Cause

There may be some confusion as to whether an Xenta 913 is considered a LON device or IP gateway in Vista.

Resolution

If the device is being used as a Modbus\M-bus\C-bus\BACnet client only the IP address is required.

  1. In Vista workstation, right-click on the Server object and select New\Device\Xenta Server 913.
  2. Give the device a suitable name.
  3. Right-click on the device and select Properties.
  4. Set the IP address for the device.
  5. Right-click on the device and select edit.
  6. Configure the device in TAC XBuilder.