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Entry type: FAQ Entry ID: 7175186, Entry date: 04/17/2001
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Programming the "Set_Bit" function by pressing a button on Windows-based devices

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QUESTION:
How do I realize the "Set_Bit" function by pressing a button on Windows-based devices?

ANSWER:
If you want to set or reset a bit in the controller defined via an Operator Panel, then you must not use the function " Set_Reset_Bit". This function must be performed using the individual functions "Set_Bit" and "Reset_Bit" in conjunction with the triggering event. This means that first the "Set_Bit" function has to be linked to the "Press_button" event and secondly the "Reset_Bit" function to the "Release_button" event.

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