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As per the email exchange with Amy Anger, it would be ideal to have the ability to access bits in the EtherNet/IP analog point tag field as possible in an OPC - Advanced analog point.
This would allow for clients who use DINTs to package information in their systems fully transition to Geo SCADA smoothly.
I wonder if this wasn't done because discretes are actually a BYTE coming across the protocol? 0=false, 255=true in the raw form?
This was requested by several of our clients as well. Bit packing into DINTs is a super common practice.
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