The OPC UA ObjectType UIInformationTypecontains graphical specifications required for creating faceplates to display the information made available by the OPC UA Server.

When the information described in the UIInformationTypeis provided, an OPC UA Client can render the visualisation without further configuration efforts. Thus a suitable zero-config, zero-engineering visualisation is possible.

Figure 24shows an overview for the UIInformationTypewith related Properties. It is formally defined in Table 48.

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Figure 24UIInformationType overview