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Entry type: Application example Entry ID: 109475826, Entry date: 02/15/2019

Migration of a Safety Program to TIA Portal

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This step-by-step guide helps you migrate your fail-safe program from STEP 7 V5.6 to STEP 7 V15.1.

This application example consists of two migration steps:

1. Migration of the S7 project from STEP 7 Professional V5.6 with Distributed Safety V5.4 SP5 to STEP 7 Professional V15.1 with STEP 7 Safety Advanced V15.1.

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2. Migration from S7-300F to S7-1500F

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In the attached document the migration process is described step by step. You can follow this guide with your own project.

Documentation und example project (V1.1)
  Documentation (1,9 MB)
 Registrierung notwendig  Source project for STEP 7 V5.6 (S7-300F) (832,7 KB)
 Registrierung notwendig  Target project for STEP 7 V15.1 (S7-300F) (2,4 MB)
 Registrierung notwendig  Target project for STEP 7 V15.1 (S7-1500F) (4,3 MB)

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Migration to STEP 7 V15.1

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