Installing your groov EPIC hardware
Installing your groov EPIC hardware
Learn how to install your groov EPIC controller and modules.
FREE
Hardware
Hardware - Status LEDs
Hardware - Status LEDs
groov EPIC module LED indicators provide module health at a glance.
FREE
Hardware
Introduction to groov Manage
Introduction to groov Manage
Configure, commission, and troubleshoot your EPIC controller, I/O, and networking with groov Manage.
FREE
groov ManageIntroduction
Initializing groov EPIC
Initializing groov EPIC
When you flip the power switch and close the LCD display, you're ready to initialize your groov EPIC unit.
FREE
groov ManageHardware
How to Backup, Update Firmware, and Restore Your groov EPIC Unit
How to Backup, Update Firmware, and Restore Your groov EPIC Unit
In this course, learn how to backup the groov EPIC unit and its applications, update the firmware, and restore the backups.
FREE
groov ManageWorkshops
Resetting to Factory Defaults
Resetting to Factory Defaults
Reset groov EPIC to Factory Defaults
FREE
HardwareWorkshops
I/O - Inspecting and Updating groov I/O Modules
I/O - Inspecting and Updating groov I/O Modules
Inspect the groov I/O module's status, wiring, and specifications, as well as update module firmware with groov Manage.
FREE
groov Manage
I/O - I/O Unit Watchdog, Temperature, and Modbus Configuration
I/O - I/O Unit Watchdog, Temperature, and Modbus Configuration
Configure I/O Unit Watchdog Timeout, Temperature Scale and Modbus Protocol 32 bit Word Order
FREE
groov Manage
Control Engine - Configuration, Serial Devices, Status
Control Engine - Configuration, Serial Devices, Status
Examine the processor's status, configure background downloading, and serial devices
groov ManageControl Engine
System - Network
System - Network
How to configure network interfaces, hostname, and network options.
FREE
groov Manage
System - Time
System - Time
Set up the time
groov Manage
System - Display
System - Display
Configuring the touchscreen and external display connections
groov Manage
System - Files
System - Files
Working with files on the groov EPIC processor
groov Manage
System - License
System - License
Viewing and installing licenses.
groov Manage
System - _Shell
System - _Shell
Enabling Shell access
groov Manage
System - Restart
System - Restart
Restart the groov EPIC processor.
groov Manage
Getting Started with PAC Control
Getting Started with PAC Control
You don't have to be a programmer to write automation control programs with PAC Control's flowchart language.
FREE
PAC Control
Creating and Configuring a Strategy
Creating and Configuring a Strategy
Use PAC Control to create, download, and debug control strategies for groov EPIC and SNAP PAC controllers.
FREE
PAC Control
Working with Flowcharts
Working with Flowcharts
A strategy is made up of flowcharts, and each flowchart controls different aspects of your automation project.
FREE
PAC Control
Building Chart Logic with Digital I/O
Building Chart Logic with Digital I/O
Learn how to use digital I/O points in strategy logic.
FREE
PAC Control
Building Chart Logic with Analog I/O
Building Chart Logic with Analog I/O
Learn how to use and test analog I/O in a strategy.
FREE
PAC Control
Using Persistent Variables
Using Persistent Variables
Save important variable values by using persistent variables.
FREE
PAC Control
Archiving Strategies
Archiving Strategies
Archiving a strategy is a way to backup your PAC control strategy files.
FREE
PAC Control
Using OptoScript
Using OptoScript
Learn how you can use the OptoScript programming language in PAC Control to develop a control program.
FREE
PAC Control
Using Subroutines in PAC Control
Using Subroutines in PAC Control
Subroutines are an ideal way to re-use chart logic within the same strategy, or between strategies.
FREE
PAC Control
PID Control with PAC Control
PID Control with PAC Control
Using PID algorithms in your PAC Control control system
FREE
PAC Control
Using PAC Control with Modbus Devices
Using PAC Control with Modbus Devices
Using PAC Control, learn how to get your Modbus TCP device communicating with your groov EPIC controller.
PAC Control
groov 101 - groov View Videos to Get You Started
groov 101 - groov View Videos to Get You Started
The groov 101 workshop series offers short video designed for first time users or seasoned pros.
FREE
groov Viewgroov Edge Appliance
Getting Started with Node-RED
Getting Started with Node-RED
Use Node-RED to pull data into your groov EPIC over the internet, and also to push data from your groov EPIC into the cloud.
FREE
Node-RED
Getting Data from a Cloud Weather Service
Getting Data from a Cloud Weather Service
How to get data from a cloud weather service into PAC Control and groov View.
FREE
Node-REDcloud
Learning More About Node-RED
Learning More About Node-RED
Now that you've learned the basics of Node-RED, find out more about what you can do in your IIoT applications.
FREE
Node-REDRIO-Workshops
Using Node-RED to Share Data
Using Node-RED to Share Data
Learn how Node-RED is a flexible tool for sharing data with databases, through APIs, by sending emails, and more.
FREE
Node-RED
Getting Ready to Use Ignition Edge
Getting Ready to Use Ignition Edge
Preparing to use Ignition Edge
FREE
Ignition Edge
Working with a PLC and Ignition Edge
Working with a PLC and Ignition Edge
Using Ignition Edge with a PLC
FREE
Ignition Edge
Using a Modbus TCP Device with Ignition
Using a Modbus TCP Device with Ignition
Use Ignition and a groov EPIC controller to communicate with a Modbus TCP device.
FREE
Ignition Edge
Info and Help - Quick Start, Documents, About System Status and Logs
Info and Help - Quick Start, Documents, About System Status and Logs
Helpful information, and links about the groov EPIC unit
FREE
groov Manage
Introduction to MQTT
Introduction to MQTT
Learn about the MQTT model, what the MQTT broker is and where to run it, and some of the broker's handy features.
FREE
MQTTRIO-Workshops
What is an MQTT Broker?
What is an MQTT Broker?
Learn about the MQTT model, what the MQTT broker is and where to run it, and some of the broker's handy features
FREE
MQTT
Introduction to MQTT with Sparkplug
Introduction to MQTT with Sparkplug
Learn how MQTT with Sparkplug insures data is fresh, data payload is low, and other benefits for industrial automation.
MQTT
Publishing Tags Using MQTT and Sparkplug on groov EPIC
Publishing Tags Using MQTT and Sparkplug on groov EPIC
Use MQTT and Sparkplug on groov EPIC to publish controller and PLC tags.
FREE
MQTT
Current User - Password and Sign Out
Current User - Password and Sign Out
How to use the screen that displays the current user and the fields to change the current user’s password.
FREE
groov Manage
Activating Secure Shell Access (SSH) to Run Custom Programs
Activating Secure Shell Access (SSH) to Run Custom Programs
How to acquire a Shell license and activate it on your groov device's Linux OS shell.
FREE
LinuxSSH
Getting Ready to Use CODESYS
Getting Ready to Use CODESYS
Preparing the groov EPIC controller to use the CODESYS Runtime Engine.
FREE
CODESYS
Creating an Empty Control Program
Creating an Empty Control Program
Prepare an empty CODESYS program with the controller, I/O, and communications configured.
FREE
CODESYS
Running a Control Program
Running a Control Program
Run a control program using CODESYS and groov EPIC
FREE
CODESYS
Using a Serial to USB Converter with groov EPIC
Using a Serial to USB Converter with groov EPIC
Use the USB ports on groov EPIC to communicate with a serial RS-232, RS-422, or RS-485 device.
FREE
Hardware
Using PAC Manager
Using PAC Manager
Use PAC Manager to configure controllers, I/O units, and modules.
FREE
PAC Manager
Working with Serial Devices
Working with Serial Devices
Learn how to connect serial devices and groov I/O serial modules to groov EPIC.
FREE
PAC ControlSerial
Automation 101 -- Wiring to Field Devices
Automation 101 -- Wiring to Field Devices
Learn the basics for wiring together various common systems to move data from the physical world into the digital world—software—for tracking and analysis.
FREE
Automation 101
Secure Shell Access (SSH) with groov EPIC
Secure Shell Access (SSH) with groov EPIC
Learn how to access the Linux OS to run your own custom control programs on groov EPIC.
FREE
LinuxSSHshell
PAC Display - Introduction
PAC Display - Introduction
Create human-machine interfaces (HMIs) for operators and technicians to monitor and interact with the SNAP PAC System.
FREE
PAC Display
Using SNAP I/O™ with Allen-Bradley® Controllers
Using SNAP I/O™ with Allen-Bradley® Controllers
Use SNAP I/O's distributed intelligence to shift I/O scanning and control to the local I/O level.
FREE
SNAP PAC
SNAP PAC Controllers
SNAP PAC Controllers
Controllers for SNAP PAC Systems
FREE
SNAP PAC
Initializing groov EPIC with groov Manage
Initializing groov EPIC with groov Manage
Learn how to initialize and activate your groov EPIC with groov Manage.
FREE
Configuregroov Manage
Configuring System Features with groov Manage
Configuring System Features with groov Manage
Learn how to configure your groov EPIC system features with groov Manage.
FREE
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