How can you start specific items in the Control Panel directly from the Runtime on an operator panel?
For various applications it might be necessary to start a system function of the HMI operator panels during running operation. This can be done either directly in the Control Panel or in Runtime using the "StartProgram" function.
The "StartProgram" is executed by means of a button with the "Click" event. This function starts the parameterized system function.
In you project you assign the "Start Program" function to a button.
The figure below shows an example of how the function parameters are to be entered in ProTool or WinCC flexible.
Fig. 01: Configuration of the function
For an HMI operator panel with Windows CE 3.0, you use the values from the list below as program parameters.
Fig. 02: Parameters of the Control Panel in Windows CE 3.0
For an HMI operator panel with Windows CE 5.0, you use the values from the list below as program parameters.
Fig. 03: Parameters of the Control Panel in Windows CE 5.0
Since this involves accessing the system level of the device, this button should be provided with a user authorization. Notes on user administration are given in the table below.
|FAQs on the topic of user administration||Entry ID|
|Tips and tricks on the topic of user administration (WinCC flexible)||24456113|
|Getting Started for Advanced Users (Edition: 04/2006; Page 94 ff)||18656980|