Create connections

  • To create a new connection, click the + CREATE CONNECTION button. 

A new window opens.

  • Enter a name.
  • Enter the IP address of the OPC UA Server.
  • Click the CONNECT button.


The window extends. If the connection was successful, it is shown as connected.

  • Select the security policy.

The window extends again.

  • To classify the certificate as trusted, click the VERIFY CERTIFICATE button.

You will see details of the selected certificate. 

  • If you trust the certificate, click the ACCEPT CERTIFICATE button.

The connections window extends again.

  • Select the type Username & password.

The window extends again.

  • Enter the username and the password that you use to log in to the asset via the WBM.
  • Click the TEST CONNECTION button.

If the connection has been tested successfully, it will look like this:

  • Click the CREATE CONNECTION button.

The connection has been created and is now displayed in the connection overview.  


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• Published/reviewed: 2022-09-14 • Revision 046 •