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IDEC MicroSmart series PLC is the next generation of programmable logic controller. These flexible, adaptable PLCs are as compact as they are powerful, so you can create the system you need without increasing your space requirements or your budget. MicroSmart CPUs are available with built-in 10, 16, and 24 I/O All-In-One units, and 20 and 40 I/O slim style models.


IDEC PLCs using Microsmart protocol driver from Parijat (CFIDEther) supports communication with several IDEC PLC’s like FC4A Series, ONC Series, Micro3 and Micro3C series, using Microsmart protocol. It is for MS Compact Framework.

This driver fully supports I/O PLC Types 10, 16, 20, 24 and 40.

Memory Types supported

X-Input N byte, Y-Output N byte, M-Internal relay N byte, R-Shift register N byte, T-Timer preset N byte, C-Counter preset N byte,t-Timer current N byte, c-Counter current N byte, D-Data register , x-Input 1 bit,  y-Output 1 bit , m-Internal relay 1 bit,  r-Shift register 1 bit, E-Error code, I-Link formatting sequence,   K-Scan time, N-Plc system program version, P-User program in ASCII format, Q-Confirm Timer/counter preset, S-Plc operating status, V-User program protection, W-Calendar/clock, Z-System reset, Timer information,  Counter information, Timer preset status, b-Counter preset status, d-Timertimpout status,e-Countercountout status.

This driver can be conviniently used with Visual Studio in development of complete large scale complex HMI/SCADA Systems. It can be used to perform advanced reporting MES, analytics, IoT, Big data type apps. One example is available to download here

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