Advanced Control Foundation : Batch and Continuous Processes — Interactive Source for Process Control

Wireless Control Foundation

Continuous and Discrete Control
for the Process Industry

Wireless Device Diagnostics


This workshop provides several exercises that will show the diagnostic information that is available from a wireless network. In this workshop we look at diagnostics information from of a wireless network. It is assumed that the wireless network is already integrated into the control system and the devices are integrated with the control modules.

Step 1: To launch DeltaV diagnostics view click Start → DeltaV → Operator → Diagnostics.

Step 2: Expand the following nodes in sequence: Control Network, Controller Node, Assigned Wireless I/O, Wireless Gateway, C01.

Step 3: Click on individual channels under C01, check respective parameter values, observe whether the Value parameter updates.

Step 4: Expand a channel node, click on the assigned wireless device under it and check its attributes.