The following is the Message Setup screen.Notice that MultiHop option is automatically configured for “Yes” once Channel setting has been selectedfor 1 (Integral). Another thing to note is the Routing Information File which is required and unique to theML1100 processor. The “Routing Information File” or RIF is a new file that the ML1100 controller uses tostore Ethernet IP address routing information required to communicate on Ethernet.
* Modifying, adding, or deleting any information in the RIF will cause unexpected MSG executing and communications issues.
The following is the MultiHop setup screen.The destination/target IP address of the CompactLogix L32E/L35E processor is entered in the “To Address”field and than using the “Insert” key on the computers keyboard the second line can be entered allowing theslot number of the processor to be entered. The CompactLogix processor will always reside as slot 0.