The Protos X I/O configuration tool is available for free download and assists with configuring the bus coupler to match the user's network, as well as providing the Modbus address of each Protos X terminal. This software tool can be purchased on CD if needed; the USB communication cable (PX-USB-232) used for bus coupler configuration is also available.
using Modbus RTU (RS-485) or Modbus TCP (Ethernet) communications protocols
Protos X "Xpansion" I/O Configuration Tool
The quick, easy to use PX-CFGSW configuration utility helps setup the bus coupler to match the configuration of the network and identify the address of each Protos X terminal. The simple to read layout shows:
The PX-CFGSW tool can also be used to disable or set the Watchdog time, set the Modbus address offset based on controller requirements and reset the bus coupler as needed.
The configuration tool is used to identify the Modbus addressing, Modbus function codes, and change certain bus coupler settings
The communications cable is available for configuration of the Bus Couplers
The configuration cable is