Message Adapter provides a way to communicate over RS 232 and/or TCP/IP ports. This guide shows how to configure Message Adapter as an Action Tile and as an Event. 


For a guide on how to set up the command line parameters on the message adapter click here:  Message Adapter Command Line Arguments




Message Adapter as an Action Tile


First, add the Message Adapter Action Tile to your desired location. The program path will not autodetect. 



Click the windows icon on the right side of Program Path.



Select "Browse" 



Navigate to C:\Users\username\AppData\Local\Apps and search for "MessageAdapter". 



Select the most recent version of Quicklaunch.MessageAdapter.exe




Message Adapter as an Event


Setting up Message Adapter as an Event is nearly the same as for an action tile, except for the first couple steps. You can add events here:


Select the event type in from the drop down list



Select the windows icon to the right of program path.


Select "Browse" 



Navigate to C:\Users\username\AppData\Local\Apps and search for "MessageAdapter". 



Select the most recent version of Quicklaunch.MessageAdapter.exe