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Hardware Against Software Piracy Hardware Against Software Piracy (HASP) is a technology that allows us to provide a physical (USB) CD Key (used with the HASP module) instead of the traditional 6 digit Ignition CD Key. This allows users to quickly move a license from one computer to another.

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Human Machine Interface Human Machine Interface (HMI) is the user interface that allows people to interact with the machines and PLCs in their facility. Systems that monitor and control entire plants and provide historical and statistical data are often referred to as HMIsHMIs. The Vision module allows Ignition to act as an HMI by creating windows and launching clients to interact with your process.

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gloTermHTML
 HyperText Markup Language (HTML) is the authoring language used to create documents on the World Wide Web

HyperText Markup Language (HTML) is the standard markup language for creating web pages and web applications. HTML defines the structure, layout, and

layout

style of a

Web

web document by using

a variety of 

tags

 and 

and attributes.

The correct structure for an HTML document starts with 

HTML tags are surrounded by angle brackets, for example: <tagname>content goes here...</tagname>.

An HTML document structure starts with <HTML><HEAD>(enter here what document is about)<BODY>

 and

and ends

with 

with </BODY></HTML>. All the information you'd like to include in your Web page fits in between

the 

the <BODY>

 and 

and </BODY>

 tags

tags.

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Hypertext refers to the fact that the document contains links that allow the reader to jump to other places in the document or to another document altogether.

HTML is commonly used in the Vision module to change the font or add line breaks in buttons and label components.


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HyperText Transfer Protocol HyperText Transfer Protocol (HTTP) is the protocol for moving information across the Internet. All webpage addresses begin with "http://" or "https://" (for a secure connection) but most new browsers hide this from you. We say Ignition uses HTTP to communicate between the Clients and the Gateway. This just means that Ignition is using an existing, proven technology to transfer its information throughout the network.

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See HTTP.

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