IOLM 4-EIP Installation Overview
You can use the IO-Link Master Library for EtherNet/IP and Modbus/TCP
for detailed installation and configuration procedures. Also, the IO-Link Master web interface help system provides
The following provides an installation and configuration overview for the IOLM 4-EIP.
Install the IOLM 4-EIP hardware.
If required by your site environment,
set the Rotary Switch
Technical Support advises that you use PortVision DX or the web interface to program
the IP address to streamline installation.
Connect to the network
Connect the power
If desired, mount the IO-Link Master
Connect the IO-Link devices
If necessary, configure the IP address using the IO-Link Master web interface or
If you set the Rotary switch, you may need to configure other network settings
using the web interface.
Configure the port characteristics using the web interface.
Optionally, use the IO-Link Master to configure/edit IO-Link device parameters. The IO-Link Master web interface provides:
IO-Link Device Description GUI that works in conjunction with the device
manufacturers IODD files, which you can load on the IO-Link Master.
IO-Link Device ISDU Interface, which can be used referencing device manufacturers
Operator or Configuration Manuals that contain the ISDU Block Index and ISDU Sub-Index parameters.
Optionally, implement these features after configuring the IO-Link device:
Data Storage (Automatic or Manual),
Device Validation Mode, and
Data Validation Mode.
Optionally, use the EDS files and/or example programs to prepare PLC programs.