You can simulate an online connection to a device without connecting to a device. Simulation mode is a training tool that helps you become familiar with devices before configuring them in a critical environment.
Note: Not all device descriptions have been optimized to run in simulation mode.
- In the Field Communicator application, tap HART Offline or Fieldbus Offline on the Connect - Select screen.
- Tap Simulate.
- Tap a device manufacturer.
- Tap the device type.
- Tap the device revision.
OK when the device information is displayed.
The device menu is displayed. You can view the device menus and configure parameters.
- To end simulation, tap or close the Field Communication application.