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What are the Plain English program limitations when it comes to number of characters in the program and line label sizes?

Issue

What are the Plain English program limitations when it comes to number of characters in the program and line label sizes?

Environment

Plain English Editor

Cause

You must stay within the character limits of a Plain English program to have it execute without problems.

Resolution

Below are the Plain English program limitations for a CX9XXX level controller.

# of characters allowed in 1 line label: 16
# of characters allowed per line: 140
# of characters allowed in all lines labels (one program): 272  ** there is a 4 char overhead per line label
# of individual lines in (one program): 399 (including whitespace)
# of total characters: 31,728, approx. (this is really based on file size)


Below are the limitations for a Infinet/B3 level controller.

# of characters allowed in 1 line label: 16
# of characters allowed per line: 140
# of characters allowed in all lines labels (one program): 157  ** there is a 4 char overhead per line label
# of individual lines in (one program): 399 (including whitespace)
# of total characters: 10,725, approx. (this is really based on file size)

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