Which hardware can be connected to the USB port of HMI operating devices?
You can connect the following devices to the USB port of HMI operating devices. For which panels have a USB interface, refer to Entry ID: 21847868.
The Windows CE operating system on the operator panels does not support German umlaut characters.
|USB keyboard with trackball or touchpad||The following operator panels were tested by way of example with both keyboards.
|USB stick||See Entry ID: 21847868.|
|USB printer||See Entry ID: 11376409.|
|Mobile hand-held barcode reader for 1D / 2D codes||Recommended hand-held barcode readers
Please note, only use barcode readers which convert the barcode internally into an ASCII keyboard code.
A detailed description of the devices is available in the relevant manuals in the following entry IDs.
USB Hub 4
|The Industrial USB Hub 4 primarily serves as USB hub for the connection of peripheral devices to Panels, Multi Panels and Panel PCs with integrated USB interface. The simultaneous connection of up to four peripheral devices - such as USB stick, printer, keyboard, mouse, hand-held barcode reader - to one panel is possible with the Industrial USB Hub 4.
- The above recommendations do not reflect any official endorsement of equipment - except for the Industrial USB Hub 4. They simply represent a recommendation which is based on previous experience. In other words, responsibility for the use of these devices rests with you.
- The current carrying capacity of the USB port differs depending on the type of operator panel. Refer to the relevant device manual in each case for precise specifications. It might therefore be necessary to provide an extra power supply for the device connected, for example, via the Industrial USB Hub 4.
USB devices, Trackball, Barcode scanner, Data Matrix Code, DMC