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PrintFaqtory replaces your printers (and their consumables) and turns your printed or file reports into real data, in a database and accessible via OPC, DDE, Modbus and ODBC. No matter how complicated are the reports or diverse the devices, PrintFaqtory has the handles all report data requirements.
PrintFaqtory can handle an unlimited number of ASCII reports from 256 comm ports, 2 parallel printer ports and unlimited RS232 over Ethernet (via RS232 to Ethernet converts) connections. PrintFaqtory is also a network printer for devices that can print to a Windows network. For hard copy after PrintFaqtory is finished, each report can be directed to a local or network printer.
PrintFaqtory provides a subset of the industry Modbus TCP interface that responds to FC3 (read holding registers) with the first defined report having a DeviceID of 2, the second report has an ID of 3, etc. This interface is provided primarily for Modicon PLC sites but is applicable for any Modus enabled network.