4 Replies Latest reply on Jul 28, 2016 9:06 AM by ewertonm RSS
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    Extending a Remote Thing Template

    I am still playing with the HelloWorld extension and so far I had a good success with it. I am stuck with one thing tough:


    My TW extension will create a Thing Template that will be used by a JavaSDK agent to populate thingworx. The HelloWorld extension extends the Thing class so when HelloWorld thing template is create in TW, it is derived from the Generic Thing template.


    All I did was to change the class I am extending:



    I tried to extend the RemoteThing class and I was able to get it do get some characteristics of a remote thing (such as the Is connected property) but it does not seem to be the correct way to do it as the template in the General Information still shows "generic Thing"




    Also, I am not able to map the Remote Properties to it. I can see it is connected: