Configuration - Proficloud

Available up to firmware 2020.6 (from 2021.0 LTS on all devices available as Configuration - Proficloud Services

Accessibility

This WBM page is accessible with user role:

  • Admin

How to get into the WBMHow to get into the WBM

Establishing a connection to the Web-based Management (WBM):

  • Open a web browser on your computer.
  • In the address field, enter the URL https://<IP-address-of-the-controller>/wbm,
    for example: https://192.168.1.10/wbm.

For further information, see WBM.

Proficloud page

The Proficloud page provides status information on the connection between the controller and Proficloud.

You can also specify if you want to operate the controller with or without Proficloud connection and which Proficloud services you want to use.

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Enabling the Proficloud connection

If you want to operate the controller with Proficloud connection, you have to enable the Proficloud service of the controller. When the Proficloud service of the controller is enabled, the controller tries to establish a connection to the Proficloud.

  • Enable the Enable Proficloud Service check box.
  • Click on the Apply button.

The Proficloud connection for the controller is enabled. Now you can specify which service you want to use.

Note: To protect the Proficloud configuration against unauthorized access, see Blocking the Proficloud access in the Security section.

Enabling the TSD service

The Time-Series Data (TSD) service allows to transfer process data from a PLCnext Engineer project to the TSD Proficloud service.

  • To enable the TSD service, enable the Enable Time-Series Data (TSD) Service check box.
  • Click on the Apply button.

Enabling the PLCnext Store service

To download apps from the PLCnext Store to the controller, the PLCnext Store service must be enabled on the device.

  • To enable the PLCnext Store service on the device, enable the Enable PLCnext Store Service check box.
  • Click on the Apply button.

Disabling the Proficloud connection

If you want to operate the controller without Proficloud connection, you have to disable the Proficloud service of the controller. In this case, it is not technically possible to establish a connection between the controller and Proficloud.

  • Disable the Enable Proficloud Service check box.
  • Click on the Apply button.

The Proficloud connection of the controller is disabled.

 

 


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