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Entry type: Download Entry ID: 11376409, Entry date: 10/26/2018

Commissioning of approved printer for SIMATIC HMI Panels

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The documentation contains commissioning instructions for recommended printers in conjunction with SIMATIC HMI Panels. The overview also contains the supported print functions and the required parameter settings for recommended printers on the HMI Panels. Up to date Compatibilities of printers for HMI Panels are available in Siemens compatibility tool, www.siemens.com/kompatool

Compatibility tool
Currently enabled printers for SIMATIC HMI Panels can be retrieved in the compatibility tool.
In a first step, select the HMI operating panel as main product. In the product tree, you can see all enabled peripheral devices (e.g. printers, RFID readers, barcode scanners) for the selected HMI operating panel.
Select an enabled device in order to display detailed compatibility information.
The compatibility tool is continuously updated with the latest compatibility information.

The documentation contains commissioning information and parameter settings for the enabled printers on the
HMI Panel.
Note: Depending on the printer, you may have to install additional printer drivers.

  Documentation (1,1 MB)
 Registrierung notwendig  Option_package_driver_V1.4.exe (11,2 MB)

Further information about the "option package driver" can be found in the Readme-File
  Readme (170,9 KB)


  • Information to "Integrating HMI Operator Panels in TCP/IP Networks" is available here: 92346478
  • Licensing agreement for open source software:  ReadMe_OSS.htm ( 60 KB )
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