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AGV Control Area   

A control area is an object that enforces mutual exclusion on one or more paths in the AGV network.

A conceptual overview of control areas can be found in Tutorial Lesson 3.

Control Area Properties

Control areas do not have a traditional properties window. Instead, you edit their properties through the Quick Properties window.

  1. Click on a control area.
  2. Edit its properties in the Quick Properties Control Area panel on the right.

Max Allocations - The maximum number of AGVs that can simultaneously claim the control area.

Deallocation Type - The control area's assigned deallocation type. See the Deallocation Types topic for more information.


The control area shares some of the same events as the control point, including:


The control tracks the same statistics as the control point, including:

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