The Ignition Gateway is a web server. When it is running, you access it through a web browser. For example, if you are logged into the computer that you installed Ignition on, open up a web browser and go to the address:http://localhost:8088
and it will bring up the Gateway Homepage, pictured here.
with Quickstart Steps
The first time you go to the Gateway Homepage, It will show you 5 common steps to help you get started. You can follow along with these steps and/or with this quick-start guide - they follow the same basic workflow.
The Configuration Section
The first step is to log into the Gateway's Configuration Section. To do this, click on the large "Configure" button in the top navigation bar.
You will be asked to log in - the default username/password is: admin / password
Once you are in the configuration section you can navigate to the various configuration areas using the menu tree on the left-hand side of the page.Next let's connect to a PLC >