TwinCAT System Manager: Controls

Logger View

When the Logger View is activated the following window appears in the lower section of the System Manager (shown here with some example messages):

Logger View 1:



Gives the name and the port number of the server which generated the message. An icon is also shown indicating the severity of the error (e.g. System Stopped, etc..).


Gives the date and time of the current error message.


Gives a brief description of the error which has occurred.



Logger View - Context Menu

A right-hand mouse click in the Logger window will display its context menu.

   Logger View 2:


Removes all messages from the Logger output


Currently in development.


Removes the Logger window from the current System Manager view. The configuration is retained for the duration of the session and can be recalled at any time via the menu using View.. / Show Logger Output.