FactoryTalk Machine Edition eLearning course

iTEK Trainer Series

FactoryTalk View Machine Edition - Interactive Objects

Course overview

This interactive training course provides information about creating FactoryTalk® View Machine Edition interactive objects. During the course, you will learn how to work interactive and advanced objects in graphic displays as well as create and configure data logs, trends, and alarms.

Please note: this course uses version 5 of FactoryTalk View Machine Edition software. While some of the overall concepts are still applicable, there will be differences in their application and functionality if you are using a prior version, or a later version of the software.

FactoryTalk View Machine Edition - Interactive Objects eLearning course screenshots

The course uses animated software simulations, interactive software simulations, and illustrations to help clarify concepts of FactoryTalk View Machine Edition - Interactive Objects. Detailed background information, and links to reference materials provide you with a variety of learning tools. These tools will provide you with the knowledge required to use interactive objects in graphic displays.

Gauge knowledge

The iTEK Trainer series of courses provide you with opportunities to test your knowledge through question and answer sessions. These question and answer sessions will allow you to gauge your knowledge level and help identify areas for improvement. You can take the courses as many times as you like to further your skills.

Course content

Listed here are the content lessons in the FactoryTalk View Machine Edition - Interactive Objects course. In addition to the content lessons, all iTEK Trainer courses include a course introduction, module-level practice lessons, and pre- and post-testing. Select each item to learn more.

    Each of the following is a complete lesson:

  • Creating and Configuring Pushbuttons
  • Creating and Configuring Indicators
  • Creating and Configuring Display Objects
  • Creating and Configuring Control List Selectors, Gauge, and Graph Objects
  • Creating and Configuring Display Navigation Objects
  • Creating and Configuring Local Message Displays
  • Add a faceplate to an application
  • Add a faceplate parameter file to an application
  • Update a faceplate’s parameter file
  • Create display navigation to access a faceplate
  • Configure Goto Display buttons

    Each of the following is a complete lesson:

  • Adding Advanced Features to Interactive Objects
  • Creating Parameter Files and Tag Placeholders
  • Creating and Configuring Data Logs
  • Creating and Configuring Trends
  • Creating and Configuring Alarms

Common FactoryTalk View ME questions

This course also includes animated and narrated tutorials that provide answers to common questions regarding FactoryTalk View ME software. Common questions include:


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