Use MotionDesigner to add, name and design motions. Each motion has a unique name, shown in the Motion name-tab.
The steps below, give the full details of how to link that motion to a Motion FB, and which of the other options you need to apply.
The Motion FB is now in the graphic-area.
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The Motion FB element is now in the Selection-Window
A contextual-menu shows next to your mouse-pointer.
The Motion FB dialog-box is now open.
Select a motion from the Motions you have designed in MotionDesigner.
Output Data Type
Click to close the Motion FB dialog-Box.
Typically (but not always), connect a wire from the output of a Linear-Motion FB or a Gearing FB to the input-connector of the Motion FB.
When you cycle the model, the motion-values at its input-connector become the X-axis motion-values of the Motion you select in STEP 3.
You can connect many wires from the output-connector to different Function-Blocks.
Typically (not always), connect a wire to the input of a Gearing FB, or a Motion-Dimension FB or a Motion-Path FB
When you cycle the model, the motion-values at its output-connector become the Y-axis motion-values of the Motion you select in STEP 3.