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Firmware Update for CPU 1518F-4 PN/DP MFP

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This entry contains all firmware versions for the CPU 1518F-4 PN/DP MFP.

Description:

When firmware is updated, it must always be updated to the latest version available for the relevant article number. The previous versions of the firmware are only intended as a backup to enable you to downgrade to the original version, although this has never been known to be necessary.
The respective latest version of a firmware is valid for all versions of that article number.

How to update the firmware is described in detail in entry ID 77492231.

Overview of article numbers and firmware versions of the CPU 1518F-4 PN/DP MFP:

 Article number

Firmware version

Update with ...

6ES7518-4FX00-1AB0  
 V2.6.1
Release 04.04.2019

Third-party software - Licensing terms 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 licensing terms of such third-party software in the files Multilingual_ReadMe_OSS_MFP_V261 and   ReadMe_OSS_MFP_en_US_V261.

Special information for resellers

The information and the license terms in the files Multilingual_ReadMe_OSS_MFP_V261 and ReadMe_OSS_MFP_en_US_V261 must be passed on to the purchasing party to avoid license infringements by the reseller or purchasing party.

 Registrierung notwendig  Multilingual_ReadMe_OSS_MFP_V261.htm (11,3 MB) 
 Registrierung notwendig  ReadMe_OSS_MFP_en_US_V261.htm (11,3 MB) 


Recommended for update:
For a description, see below Update V2.6.1
 Registrierung notwendig  6ES7518-4FX00-1AB0_V261.ZIP (43,1 MB) 

SHA-256 checksum (Information on SHA-256)
 Registrierung notwendig  6ES7518-4FX00-1AB0_V261.txt (1 KB) 

 V2.6.0
Release 12.10.2018

Third-party software - Licensing terms 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 licensing terms of such third-party software in the files 2016_Readme_OSS_MFP_Global_V14_V260 and ReadMe_OSS_MFP_en_US_V260.

Special information for resellers

The information and the license terms in the files 2016_Readme_OSS_MFP_Global_V14_V260 and ReadMe_OSS_MFP_en_US_V260 must be passed on to the purchasing party to avoid license infringements by the reseller or purchasing party. 


 Registrierung notwendig  2016_Readme_OSS_MFP_Global_V14_V260.htm (12,2 MB)
 Registrierung notwendig  ReadMe_OSS_MFP_en_US_V260.htm (12,2 MB)


Backup only:
For a description, see below Update V2.6.0
 Registrierung notwendig  6ES7518-4FX00-1AB0_V260.ZIP (43,1 MB)

SHA-256 checksum (Information on SHA-256)
 Registrierung notwendig  6ES7518-4FX00-1AB0_V260.txt (1 KB)

 V2.5.2
Release 27.04.2018 

Third-party software - Licensing terms 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 licensing terms of such third-party software in the Readme_OSS_CPU_S7-1500_V252 file.


Special information for resellers

The information and the license terms in the Readme_OSS_CPU_S7-1500_V252 file must be passed on to the purchasing party to avoid license infringements by the reseller or purchasing party.

 Registrierung notwendig  ReadMe_OSS_CPU_S7-1500_V252.rtf (11,3 MB)


Backup only:
For a description, see below Update V2.5.2
 Registrierung notwendig  6ES7518-4FX00-1AB0_V252.ZIP (47,6 MB)

SHA-256 checksum (Information on SHA-256)
 Registrierung notwendig  6ES7518-4FX00-1AB0_V252.txt (1 KB)

When updating the CPU firmware an update of the display is not mandatory but recommended.
The firmware updates for the displays are available at entry ID 78300948


Update V2.6.1 (6ES7518-4FX00-1AB0)

Dependencies with regard to STEP 7 and upwards compatibility:
Totally Integrated Automation Portal with STEP 7 Professional V15.1 or higher is required to configure this CPU firmware version.
Configurations with earlier TIA Portal STEP 7 Professional versions are compatible with later releases.
The handling is described detailed in entry 109744163 

Dependencies with regard to STEP 7 Safety Advanced and upwards compatibility:
In addition, the option package STEP 7 Safety Advanced V15.1 or later is required to configure safety integrated applications with this firmware version of the failsafe CPU.
Configurations with earlier STEP7 Safety Advanced versions are compatible with later releases.

You can find details on firmware version V2.6.1 in the entry Firmware update S7-1500 CPUs incl. displays and ET 200 CPUs (ET 200SP, ET 200pro) 


Update V2.6.0 (6ES7518-4FX00-1AB0)

Dependencies with regard to STEP 7 and upwards compatibility:
Totally Integrated Automation Portal with STEP 7 Professional V15.1 or higher is required to configure this CPU firmware version.
Configurations with earlier TIA Portal STEP 7 Professional versions are compatible with later releases.
The handling is described detailed in entry
109744163

Dependencies with regard to STEP 7 Safety Advanced and upwards compatibility:
In addition, the option package STEP 7 Safety Advanced V15.1 or later is required to configure safety integrated applications with this firmware version of the failsafe CPU.
Configurations with earlier STEP7 Safety Advanced versions are compatible with later releases.

You can find details on firmware version V2.6.0 in the entry Firmware update S7-1500 CPUs incl. displays and ET 200 CPUs (ET 200SP, ET 200pro) 



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