Hands-On Training

FactoryTalk View ME and PanelView Plus Programming

Course Number-CCV204-A

Course Purpose:

After completing this course, given a computer with FactoryTalk® View Machine Edition (ME) software and a PanelViewTM Plus 7 terminal, you should be able to produce an operational application running on the terminal.

During class, you will practice the following hands-on skills:

  • Prepare a PanelView Plus 7 terminal for operation

  • Create a new application and run it on a terminal

  • Create, configure, and animate graphic objects on graphic displays

  • Configure security for granting/restricting access to certain graphic displays or for rights to perform certain actions

  • Create and configure messages and alarms for alerting operators to changes in a process

Who Should Attend

Individuals who need to create FactoryTalk ME applications for use on a PanelView Plus terminal should attend this course.


To successfully complete this course, the following prerequisites are required:

• Completion of the Studio 5000 Logix Designer Level 1: ControlLogix System Fundamentals course
(Course Number CCP146) or basic experience with ControlLogix® tags and architecture.

Course Agenda

  • Day 1

    • Configuring a PanelView Plus 7 Terminal

    • Creating and Customizing a FactoryTalk View ME Application

    • Configuring RSLinx® Enterprise Communications

    • Configuring FactoryTalk Security

    • Creating and Modifying Tags

    • Adding and Configuring
      FactoryTalk View ME Graphic Displays

      Day 2

    • Creating and Manipulating Graphic Objects

    • Creating and Configuring Interactive Controls

    • Configuring Security for FactoryTalk View ME Displays

    • Creating and Managing FactoryTalk View ME Runtime Files

    • Configuring Basic Animation for FactoryTalk View ME Objects

      Day 3

    • Creating and Configuring Alarms

    • Creating and Configuring Macros

    • Configuring Recipes with the RecipePlus System

    • Configuring Language Switching

    • Creating Data Logs and Trends

      Day 4

    • Creating Tag Placeholders and Parameter Files

    • Creating and Configuring Information Messages

    • Adding Global Objects to a FactoryTalk View ME Application

    • Inserting Faceplates in a FactoryTalk View ME Application

Kirby Risk Training Cancellation Policy

 If you cannot attend the above class as scheduled, notify your Kirby Risk sales representative or Sophie Dillman (smdillman@kirbyrisk.com) as soon as possible. If the enrollment is cancelled more than 16 days before the scheduled start of the event, 100% of the tuition will be refunded. If cancelled 16 to 8 days before the scheduled start of the event, 50% of the full tuition amount will be billed for standard enrollments. Cancellations received 7 days before the start of the event will be charged the full tuition. If a student fails to appear for a scheduled class, full tuition will be charged.