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How to update the Agilent PreConfiguration utility when there is a hardware change to the Agilent LC instrument - WKB85500

Article number: 85500

OBJECTIVE or GOAL

Update the Agilent PreConfiguration utility when there is a hardware change to the Agilent LC instrument.

ENVIRONMENT

  • Agilent Instrument Control Framework (all versions)
  • Empower Enterprise
  • Agilent LC

PROCEDURE

  1. Bring the system configured in Empower offline.
  2. Update the PreConfiguration utility by removing all the instrument modules from the configuration edition.
  3. Click the Configure button and specify the IP address. Refer to the linked article to configure the system in the Agilent PreConfiguration utility.
  4. Bring the system configured in Empower online.
  5. Verify that the system shows "YES" in Empower node properties on the Instruments tab.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Note: If the system does not show YES in Empower node properties after updating the PreConfiguration utility, restart the LAC/E.

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