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Entry type: Download Entry ID: 109747981, Entry date: 06/01/2017

Where do you procure the current trial software for STEP 7 V5.6?

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Free trial versions of STEP 7 V5.6 are available from this web page.


As a registered customer, you can download the trial version for SIMATIC STEP 7 V5.6 and test it for 21 days. New features and changes as compared to earlier versions are described in the STEP 7 V5.6 delivery release:109747706 

Readme file

You can find additional information on STEP 7 V5.6 in the attached Readme file.
You can view this file in the ritch text format (.rtf):

  README.RTF (487,7 KB)

Notes about downloading

The software is subject to export restrictions. A download is only possible for registered users. Please note that, on account of the strong demand, the registration for export-restricted downloads will take some time. However, the trial version of SIMATIC STEP 7 V5.6 can also be ordered directly as a DVD. :

  • STEP7 V5.6 Trial: 6ES7810-4CC11-0YA7

STEP 7 V5.6 (.exe)

 Registrierung notwendig  SIMATIC_STEP7_V56.exe (2,2 GB) 

SHA-256 checksum

  SIMATIC_STEP7_V56.txt (1 KB)

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