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VBS problem

VBS problem

VBS problem

Hello everybody,

I'm facing at the moment a small problem with VBS. I'm writing data from WinCC towards a SQL Server, that part works but with retrieving this data I got a problem.

I send a date to a Table in an SQL Server

WinCC (datatype) Tex tag 8 bit character set

SQL (datatype) Smalldatetime

For the code see below

[COLOR=red]strSQL = "INSERT INTO BHI_Measuring_Station (Production_Date) Values ('" & Int(CDate(V15)) &"');"[/COLOR]

This part works, now I would like to retrieve this data and I use the following code.

[ladder]V1 = HMIRuntime.Tags("Balenumber_man").Read

Dim objConnection
Dim strConnectionString
Dim strSQL
Dim objCommand
Dim rsData

strConnectionString = "Provider=MSDASQL;DSN=CLaSS_Production;UID=sa;PWD=siemens;database=CLaSS"

[COLOR=red]strSQL = "Select  Production_Date from BHI_Measuring_Station where Balenumber = '" & V1 & "';" [/COLOR]  

Set objConnection = CreateObject("ADODB.Connection")

objConnection.ConnectionString = strConnectionString


Set rsData = CreateObject("ADODB.Recordset")

rsData.Open strSQL,objConnection

If Not rsData.EOF Then
    V3 = rsData.Fields(0).Value
    MsgBox (V3)
        MsgBox("Baalnummer bestaat nog niet")
    V3 = ""
End If
MsgBox ("OK1") 'HMIRuntime.Tags("Production_Date"))

[COLOR=red]HMIRuntime.Tags("Production_Date").Write V3[/COLOR]

MsgBox (V3) 'HMIRuntime.Tags("Production_Date"))


Set objConnection = Nothing
Set rsData = Nothing

MsgBox ("OK3") 'HMIRuntime.Tags("Production_Date"))
End Sub[/ladder]

The Producion_Date is red  and U can see it in V3 but it doesn't show anything in HMIRuntime.Tags("Production_Date")

Is there something wrong with
HMIRuntime.Tags("Production_Date").Write V3


RE: VBS problem


I'm sure you've figured this out now but just in case ...

You should explicitly convert V3 (which contains your date) to a string for the WinCC .Write function to accept it.

For example:
HMIRuntime.Tags("Production_Date").Write CStr(V3)

Hope this helps

RE: VBS problem


I didn't solve the problem yet, I really tried everything. I even tried Int(Cdate(V3)) and it was so obvious.


RE: VBS problem

Hello Salma,

I've got one small thing left to ask you if you don't mind?

I'm trying to make a Hardcopy of the screen. I know there is a special function for it but I would like to put it behind a button. I think that's possible but do you know the code in VBS?

Thanks in advance Rudi

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