Configuration Tool

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The Configuration Tool provides you with a suite of tools to manage your SCADA or HMI application:

Configuration tool

Features of the Configuration Tool include:

Starting the Configuration Tool

Choose the appropriate method to start the Configuration Tool based on the version of Windows you are using:

Windows VersionStart Method
Windows 10
Windows Server 2019
Windows Server 2016
  1. Open the Start menu,
  2. Scroll down and expand Fernhill SCADA,
  3. Click on Configuration Tool.
Windows 8
Windows Server 2012
  1. Open the Start screen,
  2. Click on Configuration Tool.
Windows 7
Windows Server 2008
  1. Clicking on the Start button,
  2. Select All Programs,
  3. Expand the folder Fernhill SCADA,
  4. Click on Configuration Tool.

For a quick introduction to the Configuration Tool you can follow the steps in Getting Started.


You can use the Configuration Tool to configure up to 25 tags without restriction. When you configure more than 25 tags, the Configuration Tool will apply restrictions unless you have a valid license key. Restrictions include:

You can remove all of these restrictions by Buying a License. Buying a license helps to support the development of Fernhill SCADA.

Further Information

Diagnosing Connection Problems

If you are having problems connecting to a Fernhill SCADA Server.


For an overview of the Fernhill SCADA product suite.

Fernhill SCADA Server

For information on the runtime components of the Fernhill SCADA Server.


For the meaning of terms used in Fernhill SCADA.