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Entry type: Application example Entry ID: 108716692, Entry date: 05/03/2019

TIA Portal Openness: Introduction and Demo Application

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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.

From STEP 7 or WinCC V13 SP1 onward, TIA Portal Openness is included in the delivery of STEP 7 or WinCC in TIA Portal.

This enables you to program the applications which automate the engineering in TIA Portal. 

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The present application describes the steps required for generating a TIA Portal Openness application. The "StartOpenness" application is to facilitate the first steps. The “DemoOpenness” is used for detailed programming help and a function overview of the programmable functions with TIA Portal Openness.

Documentation and projects for TIA Portal V15.1
  Documentation (1,7 MB)
 Registrierung notwendig  Visual Studio project "StartOpenness" (23,6 KB)
SHA-256 Checksum: 57248F8D331BE205863ADA829F0A43A915D38DE54C1833B68D10F6E6D2F0D5F2
 Registrierung notwendig  Visual Studio project (VB.NET) "StartOpenness" (24,9 KB)
SHA-256 Checksum: 6FDF80E481DC7C2FB5AAD51D63FC43671621AC3BC8366440A04459E880C72648
 Registrierung notwendig  Visual Studio project "TiaPortalOpennessDemo" (660,4 KB)
SHA-256 Checksum: A508D3F69C83B3D3108927353B11E703D8DE1F3C71C3FF6176D10D7E1A7FE0FA

Documentation and projects for TIA Portal V14 SP1
  Documentation (1,9 MB)
 Registrierung notwendig  Visual Studio project "StartOpenness" (23,7 KB)
SHA-256 Checksum: 8D25E44EA1A43DB03B782C609283664053C361166DA4910F6CDFEC3F3F8F2B1D
 Registrierung notwendig  Visual Studio project (VB.NET) "StartOpenness" (24,1 KB) 
SHA-256 Checksum: 446E06215B76599F4E6501611AA76E7C907FC3D68FF21F855F9B474612A40C50
 Registrierung notwendig  Visual Studio project "TiaPortalOpennessDemo" (469,5 KB)
SHA-256 Checksum: 3333532D704CE0008284F8C11B4CB2FE37A00BE9625FBD48CCB88E1D9635C0A6

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Changes for TIA Portal V15.1

Additional Keywords
API interface, programming interface, XML, import, export, openness, program, tool, remote control, getting started, demo, example, installation


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