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Entry type: Product note, Entry ID: 109739599, Entry date: 08/02/2016
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Delivery release SIMATIC WinCC/Audit V7.4 and SIMATIC WinCC/ChangeControl V7.4

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SIMATIC WinCC/Audit V7.4 and SIMATIC WinCC/ChangeControl V7.4 are available with immediate effect. WinCC/ChangeControl V7.4 and WinCC/Audit V7.4 replace as autonomous products and full versions their direct predecessor variants. The marketing of the predecessor variants ends with the availability of SIMATIC WinCC/ChangeControl V7.4 and SIMATIC WinCC/Audit V7.4

1. Overview about the new functions of version 7.4:

  • SIMATIC WinCC/Audit V7.4 now provides a more convenient configuration in Configuration Studio.
  • Audit V7.4 now supports with remote scenarios the remote configuring, multi-station projects and clients without a separate project, as well as clients which have their own project.
  • Audit V7.4 supports redundancy.(redundant WinCC Servers with separate Audit Server or redundant WinCC Servers with Single-Project Database each)
  • Variables can now be marked as GMP tags. An entry is generated in the Audit Trail database for each value change of a selected variable. The requirements for Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) are fulfilled with the GMP tags.
  • The runtime functionality of Audit has been extended and now supports the monitoring of acoustic alarms and lifebeat monitoring.
  • The Audit Viewer not includes an extended, user-friendly option which allows to formulate requests to the audit database. The Audit V7.4 print configuration now allows to define relevant columns for printing out the audit trail.
  • Audit Document Control and Project Versioning allows to compare project versions with each other. The comparison function allows you to compare picture files, C and VB scripts of different file versions. Thus, you can detect whether content-related changes have been performed.
  • The following operating system versions are supported
    • Windows 7 Enterprise Service Pack 1 (32-Bit / 64-Bit)
    • Windows 7 Professional Service Pack 1 (32-Bit / 64-Bit)
    • Windows 7 Ultimate Service Pack 1 (32-Bit / 64-Bit)
    • Windows 8.1 Pro (32-Bit / 64-Bit)
    • Windows 8.1 Enterprise (32-Bit / 64-Bit)
    • Windows 10 Pro (64-Bit)
    • Windows 10 Enterprise (64-Bit)
    • Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard Service Pack 1 (64-Bit)
    • Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard (64-Bit)

2. Upgrade and compatibility

  • Please note that SIMATIC WinCC V7.4 Update 1 is required as the basis for SIMATIC WinCC/ChangeControl V7.4 and SIMATIC WinCC/Audit V7.4.
  • SIMATIC Logon is required before you can use WinCC/ChangeControl and WinCC/Audit.
  • Please note the following restriction regarding the configurations released for Audit V7.4:
    The project opened in WinCC Explorer must be stored on a local PC drive.
  • SIMATIC WinCC/Audit V7.4 has not been released for virtualization.
  • The migration of Audit configurations and Audit trails from Audit V7.2 or Audit V7.3 single project databases to Audit V7.4 is supported.


3. Delivery scope and ordering data

A DVD, a USB stick and a Certificate of License are included in the scope of delivery of WinCC/Audit and WinCC/Change Control.


SIMATIC WinCC/Audit RC V7.4
Basic package for the configuration of the audit trail incl. RT
6AV6371-1DV17-4AX0

SIMATIC WinCC/Audit RT V7.4

Generation of audit trails in RT

6AV6371-1DV07-4AX0

SIMATIC WinCC/ChangeControl V7.4

for project versioning and document control

6AV6371-1DV27-4AX0

SIMATIC WinCC/Audit RT V7.4

Upgrade V7.x -> V7.4

6AV6371-1DV07-4BX3

SIMATIC WinCC/Audit RC V7.4 or WinCC Change Control V7.4

Upgrade V7.x -> V7.4

6AV6371-1DV17-4BX3


Online Versions: (OSD)

SIMATIC WinCC/Audit RC V7.4
Basispaket zur Konfiguration des Audit-Trails incl. RT  
6AV6371-1HV17-4AX0
SIMATIC WinCC/Audit RT V7.4

Erzeugung von Audit-Trails in RT

 6AV6371-1HV07-4AX0
SIMATIC WinCC/ChangeControl V7.4

zur Projektversionierung und Dokumentenkontrolle

 6AV6371-1HV27-4AX0
SIMATIC WinCC/Audit RT V7.4

Upgrade V7.x -> V7.4

 6AV6371-1KV07-4BX3

SIMATIC WinCC/Audit RC V7.4 oder WinCC Change Control V7.4

Upgrade V7.x -> V7.4  

 6AV6371-1KV17-4BX3




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