Is it possible to connect to a Twido controller over the internet using TwidoSoft?



Goals and Symptoms

Goal: Help customer to setup Twido soft to enable a connection via the Internet.

Causes and Fixes

The connection to a Twido PLC via Internet is possible if the remote hardware setup has the built-in Twido Ethernet or the Twido Port and the Twido soft is properly set to be used over the Internet.
To properly set the Twido Soft to be used over the Internet, you have to create a new connection using the remote PLC IP address and select the proper P-Unit / Address.
To create a new connection, follow these steps:

1) Click on "File", select "Preferences"

2) Select "Connections management" .

3) Create a new connection by clicking on "Add" and entering the fields. When using the Twido port, set the field P_Unit / Address for 1.

4) When using Twido TWDLCAE40DRF use the P-Unit / Address as "Direct".

5) Select the new connection created by selecting the name assigned to the Twido over Internet.


Legacy KB System (APS) Data: RESL188661 V1.0, Originally authored by TVe on 10/27/2007, Last Edited by TVe on 10/27/2007
Related ranges: Twido