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The NotificationEventType is used to send simple messages from the machine. It is used in all cases that do not require an AlertType, because they don’t have an activated and a deactivated state.

The NotificationEventType is formally defined in Table 79.

Table 79 – NotificationEventType Definition

Attribute Value
BrowseName NotificationEventType
IsAbstract True

Subtype of the 0:BaseEventType defined in OPC 10000-5 which means it inherits the InstanceDeclarations of that Node.

References NodeClass BrowseName DataType TypeDefinition Other
0:HasProperty Variable Identifier 0:String 0:PropertyType M, RO
Conformance Units          
MachineTool Notification – Errors and Alerts          

Identifier is used to identify the notification. It should match the code given in the machine manufacturer’s specification for the respective message.

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