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Allen-Bradley Ethernet ActiveX Control
A-B ControlLogix Family, MicroLogix, SLC 500, & PLC-5 Ethernet Driver



Product Summary


Allen-Bradley ControlLogix Ethernet ActiveX Control provides high-performance connectivity to A-B ControlLogix, CompactLogix, GuardLogix, MicroLogix, SLC 500, & PLC-5 controllers via Ethernet.

Use VB6, Visual C++ 6.0, VBA, VB.NET, or C#.NET to create HMI/SCADA applications with our easy to use ActiveX Controls.

Allows your application to read & write tags/registers on Allen-Bradley ControlLogix, CompactLogix, GuardLogix, MicroLogix, SLC 500, & PLC-5 controllers without PLC program modifications.

Powerful pre-built example applications with VB6 source code included in development package.

Runtime-free for qualified applications


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Catalog Information


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Key Benefits


  • Does not require RSLinx or 3rd party drivers
  • Extremely fast, optimal transaction time 5~10 mSec
  • Supports unsolicited messaging via MSG instruction
  • Supports ControlLogix Gateway to DH+
  • Supports 1761-NET-ENI module
  • Supports ControlLogix native tag names including UDTs
  • Supports block transfers of up to 1000 words per transaction for PLC5 and SoftLogix5
  • Supports block transfers of up to 250 words per transaction for ControlLogix
  • Supports block transfers of up to 120 words per transaction for SLC500
  • Synchronous and asynchronous read/write methods
  • No limit on number of devices or data points
  • Multi-threaded for high data throughput
  • Includes extensive help system
  • Example applications with VB6 source code included.
  • Easily connect business systems to factory floor systems
  • No shipping charges for online delivery
  • Immediate Internet delivery and online license activation
  • No runtime fees or keys for qualified applications, see License Agreement

 


Compatibility


Controller

  • ControlLogix via Ethernet port (5580 controllers not supported)
  • CompactLogix via Ethernet port
  • GuardLogix via Ethernet port
  • MicroLogix 1100/1400 via Ethernet port
  • PLC5 'E' Series via Ethernet port
  • SLC5/05 via Ethernet port
  • PLC5 Enhanced Processors with 1785-ENET module 
  • SoftLogix5
  • SLC5/03, SLC5/04 via 1761-NET-ENI module
  • PLC5 via 1761-NET-ENI module
  • MicroLogix 1000/1100/1200/1400/1500 via 1761-NET-ENI module
  • PLC5 via ControlLogix Gateway to DH+
  • SLC5/04 via ControlLogix Gateway to DH+
  • ControlLogix via ControlLogix Gateway to DH+

Software

  • VB6
  • Visual C++ 6.0
  • VBA (32-bit Office Apps only)
  • Visual Studio 2013 (Windows Forms apps only, native .NET driver recommended)
  • Visual Studio 2012 (Windows Forms apps only, native .NET driver recommended)
  • Visual Studio 2010 (Windows Forms apps only, native .NET driver recommended)
  • Visual Studio 2008 (Windows Forms apps only, native .NET driver recommended)
  • Visual Studio 2005 (Windows Forms apps only, native .NET driver recommended)

Operating System

  • Windows 10
  • Windows Server 2012
  • Windows 8.x
  • Windows 7
  • Windows Vista
  • Windows Server 2008