How to Add Automated Solutions’ Modbus ActiveX Controls to Projects in Various Development Environments Application Note


Automated Solutions Modbus ActiveX Controls provide a high performance and easy to use connectivity solution for communicating with Acromag’s Busworks Modbus RTU and Modbus TCP/IP Distributed I/O Modules. The Modbus ActiveX Controls are designed to support all ActiveX/VBA compliant container applications. The software package includes detailed online help as well as example applications with Visual Basic source code.

ActiveX App Note

This application note is a supplement to the Automated Solutions documentation and describes the preliminary steps required to add the controls to projects in various development environments. Once the control has been introduced into the project, its properties, methods, and events can be used as described in Automated Solutions’ online help. Additional information on working with ActiveX controls can also be found in your development environment’s help documentation.

The following development environments are covered:

  • Visual Basic 6
  • Visual Basic .NET 2003
  • Visual C++ 6
  • Visual C++ .NET 2003



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