Gadget Wizards for Wonderware



Gadget Button Wizards include the following objects, samples of which are shown in the selection box at the right The selection box shown is how the wizards are selected from within Wonderware® InTouch.

The following wizards are included in the Gadget Buttons:

  • Non-Illuminated Buttons
    • Industrial Button on Legend Plate
    • Mushroom Button on Legend Plate
    • Stop Button on Legend Plate
    • Industrial Button
    • Mushroom Button
    • Large Stop Button
    • Small Stop Button
    • Large Plastic Button
    • Medium Plastic Button
    • Small Plastic Button
    • Square Plastic Button
    • Fire Button
  • Illuminated Buttons
    • Illuminated Pushbutton on Legend Plate
    • Illuminated Pushbutton
    • Candy Button
    • Metallic Button with LED
    • Large Plastic Button with LED
    • Medium Plastic Button with LED
    • Small Plastic Button with LED
    • Plastic Button with LED

When placed on a window in WindowMaker, double clicking on a Gadget Button Wizard will display the setup page shown at the right.

Double clicking in the Button Tag field brings up the standard InTouch tag dictionary selection page. Typing in a new InTouch tag name and pressing Enter brings up the InTouch Tag Definition screen like any other InTouch wizard.

Buttons can be configured to operate in a variety of fashions:

  • Direct - turns tag on when pressed, off when released
  • Reverse - turns tag off when pressed, on when released
  • Toggle - toggles current tag value
  • Reset - always writes a 0 to the tag
  • Set - always writes a 1 to the tag

Each button’s color can be set using the Style selection to a pre-defined set of choices that have been carefully chosen to match commmon industrial controls found on control panels.

On the illuminated buttons, users can configure the lamp and pushbutton to be controlled by independent tags or the same tag.

Standard InTouch Animations can be applied by clicking the buttons in the Animation area of the Wizard setup page shown here.  User input can be disabled by clicking on the Disable button and linking to an InTouch tag that will control whether or not user input is disabled.


Setup screen for Non-Illuminated buttons

Setup screen for Illuminated buttons



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