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How do I enable and configure the I/O Scanner on the Altivar Process Drive?

Issue:
How do I enable and configure the I/O Scanner on the Altivar Process Drive?

Product Line:
Altivar Process Drive

Environment:
All serial numbers for Altivar Process Drive

Cause:
To configure I/O scanner tables 

Resolution:
On the Altivar Process the I/O Scanner cannot be enabled or configured through the keypad or the Web Server. 
The Web Server is for monitoring only.
The I/O Scanner can only be configured through the Somove software.

Somove
When connected to Somove go to [Parameters Lists] tab, [Fieldbus] menu, then click on [Port - Modbus TCP]

Drive I/O Profile will allow you to configure I/O scanner input/output tables of up to 32 registers
To read and write to each table you will still have to configure you PLC with Unit ID 255.

 
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