I want to filter or average the value of an Analog Input on my PLC. What options are available to do this in EcoStruxure Machine Expert?
EcoStruxure Machine Expert
Modicon M241, M251, M262
PLC programming software in Windows
The best set of function blocks that can serve this role are the ones contained in the "Filtering Function" folder of the Toolbox Library.
To add the Toolbox Library:
1) Navigate to the Tools Tree
window in EcoStruxure Machine Expert Logic Builder
2) Expand the Application Node
3) Doubleclick on the Library Manager
Node. This will open the Libraries window
4) Click on the Add library
button in the top-left of the Libraries
5) In the Add Library dialog, expand "Util", and select "Toolbox"
6) Click OK
There you will find Function Blocks like Filter_AnalogInput