i4designer Knowledgebase

Create New Project

Abstract

Check out this article and learn how to create your new i4designer projects, using the Control Center interface.

The first function available in the Control Center Project Management area is guarded by the Create new project button.

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The Create new project button

Under the New project page the user needs to define the following settings:

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The New project page

  • Name of the new project

  • The platform of the new project can be selected by clicking the button corresponding to the desired button. As soon as the platform is selected, the corresponding button is highlighted in red color.

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    The Platform selectors

    • i4SCADA platform SCADA.jpg

    • OPC-UA / HMI platform opc-ua.jpg

    • i4connected platform i4connected.jpg

    • HMS-Hub platform

  • Project description which can be optionally added to provide more details about the project contents

  • the Access type field is displayed when users belonging to an organization are in the Create project mode, allowing them to chose from the following options:

    • Access restricted to currently logged in user - by default, the access to all new projects is restricted to the creator user. Projects that are created as restricted are private projects.

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    • The project shared with the currently logged in user's Organization - by clicking the Share button, the project access type will be changed from restricted to shared with the project creator's organization. Once a project was shared, only an organization administrator will be allowed to set the project back to private.

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After filling in all the desired Project settings, the user can click on the Create project button to save the project or the Cancel button to leave the create project mode, without making any changes.