TraxInterface

Use the navigator at the bottom of the windows to move between:

  • MONITOR
    TO TRACE THE TraxBus ACTIVITY FROM THE SERVICE PORT
  • CONFIGURATION
    TO SET OPTIONS FOR TraxInterface4
  • TRANSPARENT
    TO SEND AND RECEIVE COMMANDS TO TraxBus


Opening the MONITOR window forces TraxInterface4 to operate in monitor mode (TRON). Commands sent by supervisor and answers from remotes are shown.
This mode is available ONLY selecting TRAXINTERFACE from Com settings.

Right click to open contextual menu:

  • COPY ALL
    TO COPY THE TRACES TO CLIPBOARD
  • CLEAR ALL
    TO DELETE ALL TRACES FROM THE WINDOW
  • STOP / START
    TO SUSPEND AND RECOVER THE TRACING


Open the CONFIGURATION window to set up the TraxInterface4.

This mode is available ONLY selecting TRAXINTERFACE from Com settings.

  • MODE
    TRANSPARENT : SUPERVISOR SENDS AND RECEIVES TraxBus COMMANDS
    MODBUS ASCII : SUPERVISOR SENDS AND RECEIVES USING MODBUS ASCII PROTOCOL
    MODBUS RTU : SUPERVISOR SENDS AND RECEIVES USING MODBUS RTU PROTOCOL
  • SW VERSION
    REPORTS THE CURRENT TraxInterface4 FIRMWARE - READ ONLY
  • BAUD RATE MASTER
    TRANSMISSION SPEED FOR THE SUPERVISOR
  • FRAMING MODBUS
    DATA FRAMING USED BY SUPERVISOR WHEN MODBUS PROTOCOL IS ENABLED
  • BAUD RATE SLAVE
    TRANSMISSION SPEED FOR THE REMOTE UNITS - QBK OVER TraxBus
  • READ
    CLICK TO RETRIEVE CURRENT CONFIGURATION FROM TraxInterface4
  • WRITE
    CLICK TO TRANSFER CURRENT CONFIGURATION TO TraxInterface4


Open the TRANSPARENT window to send and receive TraxBus directly.

  • LINKED THROUGH SERVICE PORT
    OPENING THE WINDOW TraxInterface4 IS FORCED IN TRANSPARENT MODE (TRSP)
    MAIN PORT SUSPENDED, DATA ARE NOT TRANSFERRED TO TraxBus
    ANY CHARACTER TYPED IN THIS WINDOW WILL BE ISSUED OVER TraxBus
    ANY INCOMING CHARACTER FROM TraxBus WILL BE SHOWN IN THIS WINDOW
  • LINKED THROUGH MAIN PORT
    THIS WINDOWS WORKS AS A STANDARD TERMINAL EMULATOR

Right click to open contextual menu:

  • COPY ALL
    TO COPY THE CONTENT OF THE WINDOW TO CLIPBOARD
  • CLEAR ALL
    TO DELETE THE CONTENT OF THE WINDOW