1. First Steps
  • 1.1
    Accessing ipConv
    This video shows some useful hints how to connect your PC to the ipConv gateway and how to access the web interface with the default IP address.
  • 1.2
    Language switching
    How to select the language of WebConfig.
  • 1.3
    User interface
    Explanation of WebConfig functional areas
2. Using a configuration template
  • 2.1
    Step 1 - upload, generate, reboot
    How to upload and generate a configuration and to reboot an ipConv gateway.
  • 2.2
    Step 2 - login, license installation
    Login with a preconfigured IP address and import of a license file.
  • 2.3
    Step 3 - start of ipConv, switch operation mode
    Start the configuration and switch to the unattended mode OPERATIONAL
3. Configuration
  • 3.1
    General modifications, e.g. the IP address of an ipConv gateway and thus the IP address of WebConfig
  • 3.2
    Release the modification
    Release the modification and switch to the unattended mode OPERATIONAL
  • 3.3
    HTTPS protocol
    Assignment of the HTTPS protocol for encrypted communication between web server and browser
  • 3.4
    Download a configuration
    It's important to backup configurations. This video shows, how configurations can be downloaded.
  • 3.5
    Delete a configuration
    Remove an existing station configuration.
  • 3.6
    Copy the configuration
    How to copy an existing configuration into another already existing or new station.
  • 3.7
    User Management
    Create a new user with specific access rights.
  • 3.8
    Change IP address configuration - assignment of a second IP address
    This video shows how to assign an additional IP address to the ipConv gateway device.
  • 3.9
    Adapt protocol stack configuration
    In case a master station shall be connected to ipConv, it is necessary to fill in its IP address.
  • 3.10
    Import from Excel table
    This video shows, how to import data point tables into an existing configuration.
4. Software
  • 4.1
    Software update
    How to install new software packages
  • 4.2
    License update
    How to install an ipConv license
5. Diagonstics and Logging
  • 5.1
    The diagonstics window may display important information, e.g. connection status indications.
  • 5.2
    The logging functionality enables to record and analyse the exchanged telegrams.
  • 5.3
    Download log file archives
    Log files are stored into archives cyclically. This video shows, how to download log file archives.
  • 5.4
    View log files online
    It's possible to watch the log output live in an SSH session by means of built-in tools.