Tuesday, May 1, 2018

UPDATE 2 MAY 2018




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1. FTP Client Communication with S7-1200/1500 
 (4/25/2018) [81367009]

   This entry shows an application solution of how an S7-1500/1200 can
   exchange data with an FTP server as simple FTP client without
   communication processor.
For products:6ES7513-1AL00-0AB0,

   6ES7211-1HD30-0XB0,...

   more
   => https://support.industry.siemens.com/cs/ww/en/view/81367009/news
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7. Siemens Conversion Studio: Migrating Controller Software from 
   Rockwell to Siemens 
 (4/20/2018) [109476620]

   You are looking for an efficient way of migrating a Rockwell
   controller software to a SIMATIC S7-1500 based solution. You will
   be supported by Siemens Conversion Studio.
For

   products:6ES7822-1..03-..

   more
   => https://support.industry.siemens.com/cs/ww/en/view/109476620/news
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4. The TIA Portal Tutorial Center (videos) 
 (4/20/2018) [106656707]

   The TIA Portal Tutorial Center is a media system with various
   videos which gives you an overview of the general functions and
   tools of the TIA Portal.
For products:6ES7822-1..04-..


   more
   => https://support.industry.siemens.com/cs/ww/en/view/106656707/news
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1. LOGO! in Building Technologies - TDE Central control for roller 
   blinds 
 (4/10/2018) [109755865]

   Realization of a central control for the LOGO! TDE, to control up
   to 10 roller blinds for a building.
For

   products:6ED1055-1NB10-0BA2, 6ED1055-1MB00-0BA2,...

   more
   => https://support.industry.siemens.com/cs/ww/en/view/109755865/news
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11. LOGO! in Building Technologies - TDE Central control for general 
   consumers 
 (4/10/2018) [109755864]

   Realization of a central control for the LOGO! TDE, to switch up to
   20 different functionalities in- and outside a building.
For

   products:6ED1055-1NB10-0BA2, 6ED1055-1MB00-0BA2,...

   more
   => https://support.industry.siemens.com/cs/ww/en/view/109755864/news
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2. Signaling and Switching via SMS with S7-1200 and CP 1242-7 GPRS V2 
   (Set 32) 
 (4/12/2018) [58638283]

   A SIMATIC S7-1200 station shall be used to send important messages
   as SMS message to mobile maintenance staff via the CP 1242-7 GPRS
   V2.
For products:6GK7242-7KX31-0XE0, 6GK7243-7KX30-0XE0


   more
   => https://support.industry.siemens.com/cs/ww/en/view/58638283/news
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10. LOGO! in building management systems – basic light circuits 
 (4/10/2018) [109755863]

   Basic light circuits in building installations using LOGO!
   8
For products:6ED1055-1NB10-0BA2, 6ED1055-1MB00-0BA2,...


   more
   => https://support.industry.siemens.com/cs/ww/en/view/109755863/news
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1. SIMATIC PN/CAN LINK – SDO communication
 (3/26/2018) [109751076]

   The present application example shows the SDO communication of the
   PN/CAN LINK. In the process the PN/CAN LINK as a manager accesses
   the entries of the Object Dictionary (OD) of a PN/CAN LINK
   configured as a slave.
   This application example is used to illustrate how individual OD
   entries can be written and read via the control system.
For

   products:6ES7822-0AA00-0YL0, 6BK1620-0AA00-0AA0

   more
   => https://support.industry.siemens.com/cs/ww/en/view/109751076/news
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10. Configuration of Routing in Industrial Networks
 (4/6/2018) [109755344]

   You can split a larger physical network into several smaller
   network segments, each with its own broadcast domains. In order to
   enable communication between all participants “IP routing” is used.
   The available paths (routes) can be determined to be static or
   dynamic during the routing process.
For

   products:6GK5528-0AA00-2AR2, 6GK5416-4GS00-2AM2,...

   more
   => https://support.industry.siemens.com/cs/ww/en/view/109755344/news
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22. Handling programs for authorizing or licensing SIMATIC products. 
 (4/20/2018) [114358]

   This page includes the latest versions of the various handling
   programs for authorizing or licensing SIMATIC products.
For

   products:6ES5894-0MA62, 6ES5894-0MA04-2UL0,...

   more
   => https://support.industry.siemens.com/cs/ww/en/view/114358/news
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Sunday, April 1, 2018

UPDATE 2 APR 2018

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1. TIA Portal Openness: Introduction and Demo Application
 (3/2/2018) [108716692]

   The API interface for WinCC and STEP 7 in the TIA Portal enables
   the TIA Portal to be integrated into your development environment
   to automate your engineering tasks. You can use external
   development environments to create your own applications, e.g. a
   code generator for HMI images and PLC software blocks.
For

   products:6ES7822-1..03-.., 6ES7822-0A.03-..,...

   more
   => https://support.industry.siemens.com/cs/ww/en/view/108716692/news
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3. SIMATIC - Failsafe library LDrvSafe to control the Safety
   Integrated functions of the SINAMICS drive family
 (2/28/2018) [109485794]

   The library includes fail-safe SIMATIC S7 blocks to implement
   various Safety applications in conjunction with a S7-1200F, 1500F
   and SINAMICS drives coupled through PROFIsafe.
For

   products:6SL3244-0BB13-1FA0, 6SL3244-0BB13-1PA0,...

   more
   => https://support.industry.siemens.com/cs/ww/en/view/109485794/news
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4. MQTT Publisher for SIMATIC CPU
 (2/27/2018) [109748872]

   The “Message Queue Telemetry Transport” is a simple protocol on
   TCP/IP level. It is suitable for messaging between devices with
   minimum functionality and for transmission via unreliable networks.
   With the function block from this application example, the MQTT
   protocol is implemented into a SIMATIC S7-1500, SIMATIC S7-1200 and
   SIMATIC S7-300.
For products:6ES7317-7TK10-0AB0,

   6ES7317-2FJ10-0AB0,...

   more
   => https://support.industry.siemens.com/cs/ww/en/view/109748872/news
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2. Reading and Writing RFID data with SIMATIC RF200 IO-Link readers
   and SIMATIC S7 controllers
 (3/5/2018) [73565887]

   In order to realize simple identification jobs, the RF200 readers
   are available in an interface variant for IO-Link. Using this
   standardized interface it becomes particularly easy and economical
   to automatically integrate the read data from the reader into the
   automation level.
For products:6GT2891-0LH50,

   6ES7513-1AL00-0AB0,...

   more
   => https://support.industry.siemens.com/cs/ww/en/view/73565887/news
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3. FTP Client Communication with S7-1200/1500
 (3/7/2018) [81367009]

   This entry shows an application solution of how an S7-1500/1200 can
   exchange data with an FTP server as simple FTP client without
   communication processor.
For products:6ES7513-1AL00-0AB0,

   6ES7211-1HD30-0XB0,...

   more
   => https://support.industry.siemens.com/cs/ww/en/view/81367009/news
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6. Diagnostics in User Program with S7-1200
 (3/5/2018) [109483251]

   The diagnostics of devices, modules and networks play an
   ever-increasing role in automation technology. By diagnosing with a
   user program, faulty modules can be detected. This enables you to
   also program responses to diagnostic messages.
For

   products:6ES7822-1BA03-4YE5, 6AG1214-1AG40-4XB0,...

   more
   => https://support.industry.siemens.com/cs/ww/en/view/109483251/news
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7. TIA Openness Library Compare
 (3/6/2018) [109749141]

   The "Library Compare" tool gives you the opportunity to compare
   libraries.
For products:6ES7822-0A.04-.., 6ES7822-1..04-..,...


   more
   => https://support.industry.siemens.com/cs/ww/en/view/109749141/news
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6. Library with program examples for TIA Portal instructions
 (3/14/2018) [109476781]

   The “Sample Library for Instructions” offers you a selection of
   different examples of how the instructions can be used in TIA
   Portal STEP 7.
For products:6AG1214-1AG40-4XB0,

   6ES7513-1AL00-0AB0,...

   more
   => https://support.industry.siemens.com/cs/ww/en/view/109476781/news
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17. Firmware Update SIPLUS CMS1200 SM 1281
 (2/27/2018) [109755629]

   With product release ES03 and higher it is possible to update or
   downgrade the firmware of the module.
For

   products:6AT8007-1AA10-0AA0

   more
   => https://support.industry.siemens.com/cs/ww/en/view/109755629/news
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51. SIMATIC S7-1200 Update to the S7-1200 System Manual, edition
   09/2016
 (3/8/2018) [109743003]

   02/2018, Product Information, A5E03929122-AN
For

   products:6ES7217-1AG40-0XB0, 6ES7212-1AE40-0XB0,...

   more
   => https://support.industry.siemens.com/cs/ww/en/view/109743003/news
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79. Product discontinuation LOGO! 8.1 Starterkits
 (3/8/2018) [109756268]

   Product discontinuation: The following LOGO! Starterkits are not
   available anymore:
For products:6ED1057-3BA01-0AA8,

   6ED1057-3BA03-0AA8,...

   more
   => https://support.industry.siemens.com/cs/ww/en/view/109756268/news
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75. Product discontinuation for LOGO! 8.1
 (3/13/2018) [109756379]

   From today on all products LOGO! 8.1 are not available anymore.
 
For products:6ED1055-4MH00-0BA1, 6ED1052-2FB00-0BA8,...


   more
   => https://support.industry.siemens.com/cs/ww/en/view/109756379/news
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Wednesday, February 28, 2018

UPDATE 1 MAC 2018


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#  Application example
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6. Safety Applications with S7-1200 FC CPU
 (1/30/2018) [109478932]

   The document contains a total of 24 scenarios for safety door and
   emergency stop applications. An
   F-block for the direct use of an S7-1200 FC CPU is available to you
   for each scenario. In addition to the easy use of the S7-1200 FC
   CPU, the document also explains what has to be considered to
   achieve a specific PL/SIL.
For products:6ES7214-1AF40-0XB0,

   6ES7215-1AF40-0XB0,...

   more
   => https://support.industry.siemens.com/cs/ww/en/view/109478932/news
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7. Diagnostics in User Program with S7-1200
 (2/1/2018) [109483251]

   The diagnostics of devices, modules and networks play an
   ever-increasing role in automation technology. By diagnosing with a
   user program, faulty modules can be detected. This enables you to
   also program responses to diagnostic messages.
For

   products:6ES7822-1BA03-4YE5, 6AG1214-1AG40-4XB0,...

   more
   => https://support.industry.siemens.com/cs/ww/en/view/109483251/news
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2. Simple Communication between SIMATIC RF160C and SIMATIC S7
   Controllers
 (2/5/2018) [63969277]

   To communicate to the PROFIBUS RFID communication module SIMATIC
   RF160C via SIMATIC PLC you need suitable STEP 7 blocks, taking care
   about this task.
For products:6XV1870-3RH60,

   6ES7413-2XG00-0AB0,...

   more
   => https://support.industry.siemens.com/cs/ww/en/view/63969277/news
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9. Library SIPLUS CMS1200 SM 1281
 (2/19/2018) [109482016]

   With this library the SIPLUS CMS1200 SM 1281 Condition Monitoring
   module can be integrated in the SIMATIC S7-1200 automation
   system.
For products:6AT8007-1AA10-0AA0


   more
   => https://support.industry.siemens.com/cs/ww/en/view/109482016/news
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10. Firmware Update SIPLUS CMS1200 SM 1281
 (2/22/2018) [109755629]

   With product release ES03 and higher it is possible to update or
   downgrade the firmware of the module.
For

   products:6AT8007-1AA10-0AA0

   more
   => https://support.industry.siemens.com/cs/ww/en/view/109755629/news
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18. Updates for STEP 7 V14 SP1 and WinCC V14 SP1
 (2/5/2018) [109747387]

   Status 02/2018 : Update 5
For products:6ES7822-0A.04-..,

   6ES7822-1..04-..,...

   more
   => https://support.industry.siemens.com/cs/ww/en/view/109747387/news
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18. How to you format the user data of the Inventory command to match
   the Inventory data structure?
 (1/30/2018) [109752738]

   A SIMATIC RFID system can use an Inventory command to read out
   Inventory data from one or multiple transponders. In an
   S7-1200/S7-1500 controller this data is stored in an "Array of
   Byte" by the "Inventory" or "Ident Profile" function block. You can
   transfer the array to an existing data structure to make it easier
   to interpret.
For products:6GT2811-5BA00-1AA1,

   6GT2811-5BA00-0AA0,...

   more
   => https://support.industry.siemens.com/cs/ww/en/view/109752738/news
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19. Compatibility Tool for Automation and Drive Technology
 (2/2/2018) [64847781]

   The Compatibility Tool is a function provided by the Industry
   Online Support with which you can select compatible software
   products or check the compatibility of existing
   configurations.
For products:6EQ2003-1BA16-3BA5,

   6GK1716-0HB00-3AN0,...

   more
   => https://support.industry.siemens.com/cs/ww/en/view/64847781/news
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21. How do you use the technology object 'Axis' of a SIMATIC
   S7-1200/1500 with a linear motor or hydraulic cylinder?
 (1/17/2018) [109747153]

   The technology object "Axis" of an S71200 or S7-1500 can also be
   used with a linear motor or a hydraulic cylinder.
For

   products:6ES7513-1AL00-0AB0, 6ES7211-1HD30-0XB0,...

   more
   => https://support.industry.siemens.com/cs/ww/en/view/109747153/news
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23. Which SIMATIC HMI operator panels and Industry PCs have a
   shipbuilding certificate?
 (1/30/2018) [36727563]

   Shipbuilding certificates of the classification societies for
   SIMATIC HMI operator panels and Industry PCs
For

   products:6AV2124-1MC01-0AX0, 6AV7884-2AD20-4BX0,...

   more
   => https://support.industry.siemens.com/cs/ww/en/view/36727563/news
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26. How do you install a TIA Portal update when the error message 'File
   not found' is shown in the installation protocol?
 (1/30/2018) [109739049]

   Install the "sicman.exe" tool included in the entry and do a
   diagnostic analysis with the tool. Then send the generated
   information to Technical Support.
For

   products:6ES7822-0AA00-0YA0, 6ES7822-1..03-..,...

   more
   => https://support.industry.siemens.com/cs/ww/en/view/109739049/news
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27. What effects can a Windows 10 Update, version 1709 have on Setups?
 (1/30/2018) [109755067]

   Loading the Windows update might impair the function of software
   installed afterwards.
For products:6ES7822-0AA00-0YA0,

   6AV2105-....2-0,...

   more
   => https://support.industry.siemens.com/cs/ww/en/view/109755067/news
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29. When upgrading your TIA Portal project to V15 why do you get an
   error and the message indicating that the HMI device is not
   supported?
 (2/2/2018) [109754931]

   Older operator panels are no longer supported in TIA Portal
   V15.
For products:6AG1641-0CA01-4AX0, 6AV6642-0BA01-1AX0,...


   more
   => https://support.industry.siemens.com/cs/ww/en/view/109754931/news
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32. Which Industrial Ethernet switches can be operated as redundancy
   managers and which as standby managers in a ring?
 (1/30/2018) [23498599]

   This entry shows which Industrial Ethernet switches can be used in
   ring topologies with media redundancy and support the redundancy
   manager and standby manager functions.
For

   products:6GK5302-7GD00-4GA3, 6GK5213-3BF00-2AB2,...

   more
   => https://support.industry.siemens.com/cs/ww/en/view/23498599/news
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33. How can you use the STEP 7 Online functions even when NAT (Network
   Address Translation) is being used or a remote subnetwork is to
   be reached?
 (1/30/2018) [109754922]

   If you want to use the STEP 7 Online functions in conjunction with
   the NAT procedure or beyond router limits, then you have to specify
   the IP address of the module to be reached.
For

   products:6GK5623-0BA10-2AA3, 6GK5602-0BA00-2AA3,...

   more
   => https://support.industry.siemens.com/cs/ww/en/view/109754922/news
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23. Which pre-conditions are needed to establish a connection via Open
   User Communication with S7-1200 CPs?
 (2/7/2018) [109755296]

   Open User Communication is a designation for a software-driven
   communication procedure for communication via the integrated PN/IE
   interface of the S7-1200/S7-1500 and S7-300/S7-400 CPUs as well as
   via the CMs/CPs of the S7-1200/S7-1500.
For

   products:6ES7217-1AG40-0XB0, 6GK7243-1BX30-0XE0,...

   more
   => https://support.industry.siemens.com/cs/ww/en/view/109755296/news
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25. Where do you procure the current trial software for the TIA Portal
   STEP 7 V15, WinCC V15 and Startdrive V15?
 (2/5/2018) [109753089]

   Free trial versions of TIA Portal components V15 are available from
   this web page.
For products:6AV2100-0AA05-0AA7,

   6AV2102-0AA05-0AA7,...

   more
   => https://support.industry.siemens.com/cs/ww/en/view/109753089/news
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26. How can you use the STEP 7 Online functions even when NAT (Network
   Address Translation) is being used or a remote subnetwork is to
   be reached?
 (1/30/2018) [109754922]

   If you want to use the STEP 7 Online functions in conjunction with
   the NAT procedure or beyond router limits, then you have to specify
   the IP address of the module to be reached.
For

   products:6ES7822-1..03-.., 6ES7810-4C.08-..,...

   more
   => https://support.industry.siemens.com/cs/ww/en/view/109754922/news
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74. SIPLUS extreme – Declaration of product phase-out for SIPLUS LOGO!
   power 3rd generation
 (2/5/2018) [109755349]

   Product phase-out has been declared for SIPLUS LOGO! Power 3rd gen.
   power supplies. The successor generation is already available for
   delivery.
For products:6AG1332-1SH43-7AA0,

   6AG1331-1SH03-7AA0,...

   more
   => https://support.industry.siemens.com/cs/ww/en/view/109755349/news
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