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Entry type: Application example Entry ID: 109479497, Entry date: 11/04/2015

SIMATIC ODK 1500S FileServer

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S7-1500 Software Controller reads / writes data blocks in formatted types from / into files (CSV, XML, INI, etc.)

The ODK 1500S File Server extends the file functions of the S7-1500 Software Controller. The function blocks enable the STEP 7 application direct access to the Windows file system.

The provided function blocks offer to write and read data blocks in a structured format into/from files. Various file types are supported:

  • CSV
  • Windows-INI
  • XML
  • Binary

With this driver you can integrate file operations directly into your PLC application, like:

  • Writing measurement data to CSV
  • Writing quality data to CSV
  • Read parameter values from INI file
  • Read recipes from XML file

More information about this driver can be obtained from the provided PDF-documents.

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