Item Timer

Operation to notify a message to an item after a specified time.

Item Timer is an operation that reads a message and notifies the item it is attached to of the message after a specified time.


TargetSpecifies the target of the message to be read. See Gimmick Common Settings for details. The target of this gimmick can be set to This or Global.
KeySpecifies the distinguished name of the message to be read. See the Gimmick Common Settings section for details.
Delay Time SecondsWait time (in seconds) between reading the message and being notified of the message.
TriggersThis is the setting for the content of the message to be notified when the specified time has passed since the message was read. For details, please see the common settings for triggers. This is the only message that can be notified by this operation.

This operation can only read messages with a Parameter Type of Signal.


If the next message is received before the specified time has elapsed since the timer received the message, the current elapsed time will be discarded and a new measurement will be started.