Download the Batch ID ( CID ) from Digibatch to Freelance 9.1SP2 in Windows 7.
I wanted to download the Batch ID parameter to the pin CID at the PLI of Freelance.As windows 7 does not support DDE, how to do it.
Also, how to get the name of the recipe at the Freelance.
Luis de Antonio.
Pls check again Freelance system version as 9.1SP2 not exist(V9.1RU1a is available) and V9.1 is not supported on W7. whereas W7 supported from V9.2SP1 (32bit only) and later freelance versions supports W7 64 bit too. So please make sure if you are using W7 then start from V9.2SP1.
Check answer in following thread for version compatibility with OS.
Good idea to switch to latest version Freelance 2013 with formulation for batch. please check @ http://new.abb.com/control-systems/essential-automation/freelance/batch/freelan
However work around to DDE for W7 is use OPC and some script to read/write from Excelsheet. find that solution @ http://www402.abbext.com/Freelance-Parameter-value-passing-between-MS-Excel-and
Hope that helps...