Automatic Cycling of Specific Displays on a given monitor

We have a customer inquiring as to how to implement the following functionality:

With a single mouse click or function key initiate the cycling of a specific set of displays on a given screen (for instance there could be an xA client set up in a read only mode at a location different from the main operating area). A second mouse click/function key press would disable the display cycling.

Any suggestions would be appreciated.


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bob7218   

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System 800xA?

In PG2 you can use the now() function together with the MOD math function (maybe the percent sign, '%'m that return 0 at some configurable interval) to have a View Invoker to call a new display. Together with a General Property and some logic you can have a group of displays automatically exchanged given a specific value on the General Property (who's value you control with a push button, etc visible in the displays).

The now() function is used a lot in the PG2 demo displays (load them from the bundled .bat file below, I believe C:\...\Process Portal A\demo\...)

Stefan Stromqvist   

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