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Represents the \gls{category} attribute of the MTConnect \gls{MTDataItem}.

The fields of the MTCategoryType DataType are defined in the following table:

|Name|Value| Description| |—|—|—| |EVENT|0| An event category is a data item representing a discrete piece of information from the piece of equipment. .| |CONDITION|1| A condition category is a data item that communicates information about the health of a piece of equipment and its ability to function. .| |SAMPLE|2| A sample category is the reading of the value of a continuously variable or analog data value. .|

The representation of the MTCategoryType DataType in the address space is shown in the following table:

Name Attribute
NodeId ns=1;i=2634
BrowseName MTCategoryType
IsAbstract False
SubtypeOf Enumeration

The references from the MTCategoryType DataType Node are shown in the following table:

Reference NodeClass BrowseName DataType TypeDefinition ModellingRule
HasProperty Variable EnumStrings LocalizedText[] PropertyType Mandatory