TwinCAT System Manager: Controls

Operating Options from the Command Lines

When automatically installing an application program including the application-specific TwinCAT files, it is also desirable to automatically activate the System Manager configuration and to automatically start the TwinCAT system.

Command Line Usage

Operating Options from the Command Lines 1:


Specify  complete TwinCAT System Manager EXE path, the *.wsm file name and path plus the switches described below on the command line and it will execute the following functions:

 

Supported switches:


/SaveToRegistry

/StartTwinCAT



Further details about commands are given under Control Elements - Main Menus.


Syntax:


TCatSysManager.exe [WSM Path [/SaveToRegistry [/StartTwinCAT]]]

Example 1:


    F:\TwinCAT\IO\TCatSysManager.exe Test1.wsm /SaveToRegistry


The System Manager configuration Test1 should be loaded via the command line.


Example 2:


     F:\TwinCAT\IO\TCatSysManager.exe Test1.wsm /SaveToRegistry /StartTwinCAT


The System Manager configuration Test1 should be loaded via the command line and the TwinCAT system started or respectively restarted.