Pablo Benvenuto

PI DataLink Basics, Module 2: Basic functionality

Discussion created by Pablo Benvenuto Champion on Sep 5, 2012


Welcome to this module of the Online PI DataLink Workshop. This module will take you approximately 30 minutes to complete. Watch the playlist below, ensuring that you watch all videos in it. Then answer the review questions that follow. If you cannot access YouTube, please follow the links at the bottom of this post to watch the videos.

Time functions, current and archived values and retrieval modes

Review questions

Congratulations! You have completed this module. You can now go back to the Workshop Outline or you can move onto Module 3. If you cannot access the YouTube videos you can use the links below:

Describe Excel time format and choose between it and PI time format
Obtain a current value for a tag
Obtain an archived value for a tag
Describe the different retrieval modes
Retrieve tag attributes

Review questions