Configuration Macros

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A Configuration Macro is an IEC 61131-3 Program that automates configuration.

You can use a Configuration Macro to:

Macro Menu

The Macro menu contains these commands:

New Creates a new macro file.
Open... Loads a macro from a file.
Open Recent Loads a recently opened macro file.
Save Saves the currently open macro.
Save As... Saves the currently open macro to a new file name.
Run Runs the currently open macro.
Debug Starts the currently open macro in the IEC 61131-3 Debug Window.

Macro Classes

You can use these class definitions in a Configuration Tool Macro:

Class DefinitionDescription
fhs.ConfigurationTool Provides access to the Configuration Tool.
fhs.GraphicPage Provides access to the Graphic Editor.
fhs.GraphicPageItem Provides access to an item on a Graphic Page.
fhs.GraphicPageItems Provides a way to enumerate items on a Graphic Page.
fhs.GraphicPageView Provides access to a view of a Graphic Page.
fhs.GraphicPageViews Provides access to the Graphic Editor Multiple Views.
fhs.Plot Provides access to the Plot Editor.
fhs.PlotPen Provides access to a pen in a Plot.
fhs.PlotPens Provides access to the pens in a Plot.
fhs.PlotXAxis Provides access to the X-Axis of a Plot.
fhs.TagWindow Provides access to the Tag Window.
fhs.TagWindowEntry Provides access to an entry in the Tag Window.

Further Information

Configuration Tool

To learn about the Configuration Tool.

Fernhill SCADA

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.