Monday, July 31, 2017

UPDATE 01 AUGUST 2017

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#  Application example
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11. Basic Examples for Open User Communication (OUC)
 (6/28/2017) [109747710]

   By now, TCP/IP-based Open User Communication (OUC) is the standard
   for communication with SIMATIC S7-CPUs.
For

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12. Recording User Activity on a SIMATIC Controller Using a SIEM System
 (6/30/2017) [109748211]

   Modern automation infrastructures are becoming increasingly
   complex. The individual stations and components in the automation
   plant are increasingly networked and develop continuously. Due to
   this deep complexity and networking as well as the standardization,
   certification and regulatory requirements, the issue of industrial
   security is becoming increasingly important.
For

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   more
   => CLICK HERE
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4. Data Communication between S7-1200 and SENTRON PAC3200 via MODBUS
   TCP (Set 22)
 (7/4/2017) [40614428]

   This application example describes the deterministic data exchange
   of a S7-1200 controller with several SENTRON PAC3200 power
   monitoring device via Modbus/TCP. The communication with the
   individual measuring devices takes place successively via a
   connection.
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   more
   => CLICK HERE
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8. Working with the TIA Portal Cloud Connector
 (7/5/2017) [109747305]

   The TIA Portal Cloud Connector enables central management of your
   engineering software on a server. From an engineering workstation,
   you can work with TIA Portal (which is installed on a server) via a
   remote desktop connection. For this, the TIA Portal Cloud Connector
   serves as communication tunnel.
For products:6ES7823-1CA00-0YA0


   more
   => CLICK HERE
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4. Toolbox for HMI Projects
 (7/10/2017) [106226404]

   It is often the small tools that make work easier. This entry
   contains some useful tools that you can easily integrate into your
   HMI configuration via libraries. For example, a stopwatch, a file
   explorer or also a calculator, .... The toolbox for HMI projects
   currently offers 28 tools already and is continuously
   expanded.
For

   products:6AV210.-....4-0;6AV2104-....4-0;6AV2105-....3

   more
   => CLICK HERE
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7. Monitoring Machines and Plants with Network Cameras and SIMATIC HMI
   Comfort Panels
 (7/13/2017) [62383298]

   SIMATIC Comfort Panels and the KTP Mobile Panels providing a camera
   control. It shows videos from IP cameras in HMI Runtime.
For

   products:6AV2124-1MC01-0AX0, 6AV2124-0JC01-0AX0,...

   more
   => CLICK HERE
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2. FTP Client Communication with S7-1200/1500
 (7/28/2017) [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
   => CLICK HERE
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4. PRONETA 2.4.0.39 Commissioning and Diagnostics Tool for PROFINET
 (7/25/2017) [67460624]

   PRONETA is a free tool for the analysis and configuration of
   PROFINET networks with special support for ET 200 distributed IO.
   The IO Test can provide support with the quick and comfortable
   examination and documentation of a plant's wiring.
For

   products:6ES7143-4BF50-0AA0, 6ES7322-5GH00-0AB0,...

   more
   => CLICK HERE
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#  FAQ
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14. Which SNMP requests can the S7-1500 CPUs and S7-1200 CPUs receive
   and reply to?
 (6/30/2017) [79993228]

   The S7-1500 CPUs and S7-1200 CPUs support the transfer of
   management information over the Simple Network Management Protocol
   (SNMP). The S7-1500 CPUs and S7-1200 CPUs can receive and reply to
   SNMP requests?
For products:6ES7211-1HD30-0XB0,

   6ES7217-1AG40-0XB0,...

   more
   => CLICK HERE
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14. Why are USB 3.0 devices recognized by Windows even though the USB
   port is disabled?
 (7/7/2017) [109742381]

   USB 2.0 and USB 3.0 interfaces have to be disabled
   separately.
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   6AG4132-2....-....,...

   more
   => CLICK HERE
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18. How do you prevent write access to the outputs of your Modbus slave
   (S7-1500 / S7-1200)?
 (7/7/2017) [109748190]

   The Modbus instructions "MB_SERVER" V4.2 and higher and
   "Modbus_Slave" V3.0 and higher enable you to parameterize the valid
   address area of the outputs to prevent unauthorized access to the
   process image outputs of the Modbus master (via function code 5 or
   15).
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   => CLICK HERE
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22. What are the requirements for installing STEP 7 (TIA Portal) V14
   SP1?
 (7/5/2017) [50204569]

   The information and links below give you an overview of the general
   requirements for installing STEP 7 (TIA Portal).
For

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   more
   => CLICK HERE
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28. How do you program and parameterize Modbus/TCP communication
   between S7-1500 CPUs and S7-1200 CPUs?
 (7/5/2017) [102020340]

   Modbus/TCP communication between S7-1500 CPUs and S7-1200 CPUs is
   presented. The instructions "MB_CLIENT" and "MB_SERVER" are called
   and parameterized in the user program of the S7-1500 CPU and the
   S7-1200 CPU.
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   more
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31. With LOGO! 8, how do you acquire the measurement data of a SENTRON
   PAC3200 via Modbus TCP/IP?
 (7/5/2017) [109746315]

   With release FS:04, LOGO! 8 supports the Modbus protocol in
   Ethernet TCP/IP networks.
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   6ED1052-1HB00-0BA8,...

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24. With WinCC, how can you access tags of the S7-1200 and the S7-1500
   controllers?
 (7/18/2017) [38051469]

   Connections to the controllers S7-1200 and S7-1500
For

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   => CLICK HERE
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25. What is the power consumption or power dissipation of the SIMATIC
   HMI operator panels?
 (7/18/2017) [44356678]

   With SIMATIC HMI operator panels the power dissipation is only
   insignificantly less than the power consumption.
For

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   more
   => CLICK HERE
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18. LOGO!Power Manual
 (6/30/2017) [109748760]

   06.2017, Equipment Manual, A5E40912965-1-76
For

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   more
   => CLICK HERE
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51. SIMATIC NET: S7-1200 - TeleControl CP 1243-1
 (6/26/2017) [103948898]

   04/2017, Operating Instructions, C79000-G8976-C365-03
For

   products:6GK7243-1BX30-0XE0

   more
   => CLICK HERE
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52. SIMATIC NET: S7-1200 - TeleControl CP 1242-7 GPRS V2
 (6/26/2017) [109476700]

   04/2017, Operating Instructions, C79000-G8976-C311-03
For

   products:6GK7242-7KX31-0XE0

   more
   => CLICK HERE
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53. SIMATIC NET: S7-1200 - TeleControl CP 1243-7 LTE
 (6/28/2017) [109476704]

   04/2017, Operating Instructions, C79000-G8976-C381-03
For

   products:6GK7243-7SX30-0XE0, 6GK7243-7KX30-0XE0

   more
   => CLICK HERE
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54. CP1243-1 DNP3 Device Profile
 (6/26/2017) [109748510]

   04/2016, Function Manual, -
For products:6GK7243-1BX30-0XE0


   more
   => CLICK HERE
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55. SIMATIC S7-1200 CP 1243-1 V3.0 Protocol IEC 60870-5-104 -
   Interoperability list V1.7
 (6/26/2017) [109748513]

   05/17, Function Manual, -
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   more
   => CLICK HERE
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56. License Conditons and Copyright Notices CP 1243-1, CP 1243-1 PCC
 (6/26/2017) [109748524]

   05/17, Readme, -
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   more
   => CLICK HERE
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57. License Conditions and Copyright Notices CP 1242-7 GPRS V2 und CP
   1243-7 LTE
 (6/28/2017) [109748638]

   05/2017, Readme, -
For products:6GK7242-7KX31-0XE0


   more
   => CLICK HERE
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32. Catalog ST 70: Products for Totally Integrated Automation-SIMATIC
 (7/4/2017) [109744167]

   2017, Catalog
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   6ES7340-1BH02-0AE0,...

   more
   => CLICK HERE
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#  Product note
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53. Type discontinuation SIMATIC S7-200 products
 (7/18/2017) [109749165]

   Effective immediately, the products listed below will be
   discontinued (milestone PM 410) and only available as spare parts
   from our spare parts service. Orders and deliveries as a new part
   are no longer possible.
 
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   => CLICK HERE
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Sunday, July 9, 2017

UPDATE 09 JULY 2017

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#  Application example
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4. S7UnitTest: Automated testing with SIMATIC S7-PLCSIM Advanced
 (5/22/2017) [109746405]

   The S7UnitTest application enables you to automatically test parts
   of a PLC program with the help of SIMATIC S7 PLCSIM
   Advanced.
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   more
   => CLICK HERE
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5. Understanding and Using SINEMA Server V13
 (5/22/2017) [109746780]

   The SINEMA Server V13 software is a network monitoring tool with
   diverse features and comprehensive functions. This document
   supports first-time users and familiarizes them with the basic
   functions and setting options of SINEMA Server.
For

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   => CLICK HERE
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7. TIA Portal Openness: Introduction and Demo Application
 (5/22/2017) [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

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   more
   => CLICK HERE
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2. Demo projects for HMI Control Panels with WinCC V14 (TIA Portal)
   for Basic Panels (2nd Generation), Comfort Panels and Mobile
   Panels (2nd Generation)
 (6/7/2017) [109743690]

   Current demo projects that are made available for use for various
   HMI Control Panels.
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   6AV2124-0JC01-0AX0,...

   more
   => CLICK HERE
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3. Connection of the flowmeter SITRANS FC410 to a CPU S7-1200 via
   MODBUS RTU
 (6/7/2017) [109746404]

   The SITRANS FC410 flowmeter with digital MODBUS RTU interface is
   connected to a controller. The controller converts the digital
   input signals to an analog 4-20 mA output signal.
For

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   more
   => CLICK HERE
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5. Setting up a Secure VPN Connection between a PC and LOGO! 8
 (6/7/2017) [109747067]

   You can use the LOGO! CMR as OpenVPN server in pre-shared key mode
   and access the CMR securely via mobile network connection.
For

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   more
   => CLICK HERE
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3. Bumpless redundancy via IWLAN with iPRP (Video)
 (6/16/2017) [109747279]

   The IWLAN iFeature iPRP is the right solution for mobile
   communication participants and the highest demands on network
   accessibility. The video shows how iPRP enables an
   interruption-free communication.
For

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   more
   => CLICK HERE
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4. LOGO!8 Light control with HMI panel
 (6/14/2017) [109747758]

   Possibility to regulate dimmers to control bulbs and bulb groups
   with the analog outputs of LOGO!8 as well comfortable setting,
   saving and re-opening various light scenarios using a HMI
   Panel.
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   => CLICK HERE
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4. SIMATIC S7-1200/S7-1500 and SIMOTION: Acyclic Data Exchange
 (6/22/2017) [109479553]

   The standard libraries LAcycCom for SIMATIC S7-1200/S7-1500 and
   LDPV1 for SIMOTION provide a collision-free coordination of
   communication resources in the CPU for acyclic data exchange via
   DPV1 services. Therefore the corresponding functions in these
   libraries have to be used in the application instead of the
   existing system functions for the communication with external
   devices.
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   6AG1214-1AG40-4XB0,...

   more
   => CLICK HERE
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19. Updates for STEP 7 V14 SP1 and WinCC V14 SP1
 (5/29/2017) [109747387]

   Status May 2017: Update 1
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   6ES7822-1..04-..,...

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   => CLICK HERE
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20. Where do you procure the current trial software for STEP 7 V5.6?
 (6/1/2017) [109747981]

   Free trial versions of STEP 7 V5.6 are available from this web
   page.
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   more
   => CLICK HERE
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20. Where do you procure the current trial software for the products in
   the TIA Portal STEP 7 V14, WinCC V14 and Startdrive V14
   including the respective SP1?
 (6/8/2017) [109740201]

   Free trial versions of TIA Portal components V14 and V14 SP1 are
   available from this web page.
For products:6ES7822-0AA04-0YA7,

   6ES7822-1AA04-0YA7,...

   more
   => CLICK HERE
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21. Assessment of the effect of wear and tear on the service life of
   electromechanical devices
 (5/31/2017) [109747636]

   This entry contains information on the effect of wear and tear on
   the service life of electromechanical devices.
For

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   more
   => CLICK HERE
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17. How do you use the technology object of a SIMATIC S7-1200/1500 axis
   with a linear motor or hydraulic cylinder?
 (6/12/2017) [109747153]

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

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   => CLICK HERE
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24. Tips for TIA Portal Openness
 (6/14/2017) [109251656]

   Tips and tricks for working with TIA Portal Openness
For

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   => CLICK HERE
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23. How should you install the TIA Portal V14 SP1 when TIA Portal V14
   is already installed on your computer?
 (6/19/2017) [109747881]

   Please take note of the following information and remedies before
   upgrading the SIMATIC TIA Portal V14 software on your PC with the
   SP1.
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   => CLICK HERE
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26. What are the major modifications in TIA Portal Openness V14 SP1?
 (6/19/2017) [109747137]

   For products:6ES7822-1AA04-0YA5, 6ES7822-1..04-..,...

   more
   => CLICK HERE
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#  Manual
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64. Operating Instructions (compact) SITOP LOGO!Power 12 V/0.9 A; 24
   V/0.6 A
 (5/30/2017) [109747942]

   03.2017, Compact Operating Instructions, A5E39578942
For

   products:6EP3320-6SB00-0AY0, 6EP3330-6SB00-0AY0

   more
   => CLICK HERE
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40. SIMATIC NET S7-1200 - TeleControl CP 1243-1
 (6/23/2017) [109748390]

   12/2016, Operating Instructions, C79000-G8976-C365-02
For

   products:6GK7243-1BX30-0XE0

   more
   => CLICK HERE
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53. SIMATIC S7 and LOGO! apps for iOS and Android
 (5/24/2017) [109747752]

   The latest versions of the SIMATIC S7 and LOGO! apps have been
   released for iOS and Android!

   more
   => CLICK HERE
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80. Sales and delivery release for SIMATIC STEP 7 V5.6
 (6/1/2017) [109747706]

   The STEP 7 V5.6 has been released for delivery.
For

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   more
   => CLICK HERE
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58. SIPLUS extreme – Update for SIPLUS LOGO! Version 8 – New operating
   temperature range
 (6/8/2017) [109748111]

   Summary - The operating temperature range has been extended for the
   SIPLUS LOGO! Version 8 product series as of FS 04. The SIPLUS
   extreme product range features refined components on the basis of
   Siemens Industry standard products.
 
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   => CLICK HERE
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