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Entry type: FAQ Entry ID: 109780823, Entry date: 08/03/2020
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Why can you not upload from the S7-1500 / ET 200SP CPU when using a SENTRON device?

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Uploading project data with SENTRON devices is only possible with restrictions with STEP 7 (TIA Portal) V15.1 and V16.

Description
If you project a SENTRON device on an S7-1500 / ET 200SP CPU using MDD (Meta device description), then an upload from the CPU is not possible with STEP 7 (TIA Portal) versions V15.1 and V16. This concerns the following products:

  • Circuit breaker 3WLx
  • Compact circuit breaker 3VA2/3VA6
  • Power monitoring devices PAC3200/PAC4200

Remedy

You can only upload a SIMATIC PLC with a connected SENTRON device (3WLx, 3VA2/3VA6 and PAC3200/PAC4200) in STEP 7 (TIA Portal) V15.1 and V16 if you have placed the SENTRON device using GSD or GSDML. Do not configure the version of the SENTRON device integrated in the TIA Portal for this application. How to install a GSD file is described in Entry ID: 109738401.

Note
The behavior described above with the SENTRON devices is corrected as of STEP 7 (TIA Portal) V17.

Further Information
More information is available in the TIA Portal Information System under:
Delivery release: Integration in TIA Portal V16 of 3WLx, 3VA2/3VA6 and PAC3200/PAC4200

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https://www.siemens.com/cybersecurity#Ouraspiration.
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