Factory Talk View

  • Define tags and graphics displays once and reference them throughout the application
  • Streamlined development with a common editor for Factory Talk View Machine Edition and Site Edition
  • Maximize productivity by directly accessing tag information in the controller, eliminating the need to create HMI tags
  • Full-featured graphics editor with powerful editing tools, drawing objects, pre-configured operator devices, and animation capabilities
  • Simulate individual display using Test Run, or the entire application with Test Application
  • Data Logging to log tag values that can be displayed in historical trend objects
  • Alarming to quickly alert operators to conditions requiring immediate action
  • Security to restrict operator access to specific displays
  • Recipe Plus for machine or process recipe management
  • Runtime language switching
  • Multiple-version support
  • Graphics library with hundreds of graphic objects to drag and drop into your displays
  • Reusable faceplates and global objects speed application development
  • Object Explorer to quickly view the hierarchy of objects on a display
  • Embed web-browser frame on a FactoryTalk View Machine Edition display
  • Audit operator activity and system changes via FactoryTalk Diagnostics
  • Migrate PanelView Standard projects to FactoryTalk View Machine Edition
  • Manage users while the application is running
  • Easily work on multiple projects, since each project has its own security configuration
  • Support for both ActiveX® and OPC technologies


FactoryTalk View Machine Edition offers OEMs and end-users features that reduce development and commissioning time, while improving the operator’s experience and retaining the plant-wide scalability.

Reduce Design And Commissioning Time

  • A simplified installation process
  • Reusable global objects
  • Search and replace capability for tags and text on multiple displays and global objects
  • Hotlink to a specific tag location using the Cross Reference capability Runtime language switching means that multiple-language implementations can be accomplished more easily, without cumbersome font-linking.
  • Private security configuration makes it easier to switch between applications

Expand Machine Flexibility And Capability

  • Access to run-time terminal information
  • Access to documentation via the PDF Viewer
  • ActiveX controls that simplify complex runtime tasks
  • Data logging for trend analysis
  • Recipe management
  • Manage user and groups while application is running