PC*MILER Rail-Connect Basics

A brief description of the concepts and features needed to use the PC*MILER Rail-Connect DLL.

Rail-Connect Server and Trips
PC*MILER Rail-Connect has two basic components: trips and mapping. The trip portion of the server is the engine that handles trip management, mileage ca...
Wed, 25 Nov, 2020 at 2:43 PM
Adding Stops in Rail-Connect
The stops you add to a trip are simply freight stations on the PC*MILER Rail rail network. Places can be identified by station-state names, standard point l...
Wed, 25 Nov, 2020 at 2:55 PM
Rail-Connect Reports
There are six reports that can be generated by the server. These are the same reports available through the PC*MILER Rail user interface. The DLL allows eas...
Wed, 25 Nov, 2020 at 2:57 PM
Rail-Connect Trip Options
Each trip has certain options that affect the way the server routes over the rail network and the appearance of the reports. Users may also choose between k...
Wed, 25 Nov, 2020 at 3:16 PM
Rail-Connect Log File Setup
PC*MILER Rail-Connect includes a logging feature to help users find problems more easily. The log file that is generated documents API usage, including erro...
Wed, 25 Nov, 2020 at 3:16 PM
Rail-Connect Tester
PC*MILER Rail-Connect includes a tester that runs many of the more commonly-used APIs. To access the Connect or Mapping tester, go to the Windows Start menu...
Wed, 25 Nov, 2020 at 3:17 PM