SIMATIC MV420 / MV440 firmware update version 7.0.1
Firmware version 7.0.1 is the successor to the firmware version 7.0. The firmware is part of the SIMATIC MV420 and SIMATIC MV420 product series.
The new functions of firmware versions 7.0.1 relative version 7.0 are:
|Functional range||Brief description|
|Starting the user interface without browser plug-in||The user interface can also be started from browsers that do not support plug-ins or no longer support them.|
|SIMATIC MV440 verification certified in accordance with ISO/IEC 15426-2||Test results of the verification (measurement of marking quality) are certified in accordance with ISO/IEC 15426-2 in their correctness and reproducibility.|
|Alarm for missing licenses||An alarm may be shown when loading programs from an MV400 XML parameter file.|
|Display of "Improve image" during setup||Display visualizes the settings of the image preprocessing|
|Changed default setting for decoder type "IDGenius"||Default setting for the decoder type was changed from "Standard" to "IDGenius".|
|PROFINET - Removal of cycle time fluctuations||Delay that occurs during cyclical data exchange of PROFINET|
|Adaptation of exposure settings in setup mode||The automatic adaptation of the exposure time and brightness triggered by pressing button "A" was corrected.|
|Improvement of verification according to ISO/IEC 29158||Optimization made the verification in accordance with ISO/IEC 29158 more stable - fewer errors 4714 to 4719|
More details on the new functions are available in the manual for this version - see link below.
Note: You can find details in the respective documents "RelNotesDE_V7.0.1.pdf" or "RelNotesEN_V7.0.1.pdf" under Download.
- The firmware version 7.0.1 is fully backward compatible with the previous version 7.0.
- The test programs of the previous version can be taken over without changes.
- The firmware version is to be installed as firmware on the SIMATIC MV420 / MV440 products upon its release.
Hardware to use the new firmware:
SIMATIC MV440 SR
SIMATIC MV440 HR
SIMATIC MV440 UR
SIMATIC MV420 SR-B
SIMATIC MV420 SR-P
SIMATIC MV420 SR-B Body
SIMATIC MV420 SR-P Body
Third-party software - License conditions and copyright information
You can find the copyright information for third-party software contained in this product, particularly open source software, as well as applicable license conditions of such third-party software in the ReadMe_OSS file.
Special information for resellers
The information and the license conditions in the Readme_OSS file must be passed on to the purchasing party to avoid license infringements by the reseller or purchasing party.
Start download of version 7.0.1:
The download includes:
Firmware version 7.0.1 (BIN and VSV)
Instructions for loading
ReadMe, ReadMe_OSS, RelNotesDE and RelNotesEN (please read prior to installation)
The complete documentation for the SIMATIC MV420 / MV440 products is available under entry ID:
Operating Instructions (compact), version: 10/2015, Entry ID84545474
Operating Instructions, version: 10/2015, Entry ID84553392