Entry type: FAQ, Entry ID: 21915433, Entry date: 08/25/2005

Which settings are required to access an S7 CPU with WinCC and SIMATIC NET via a CP5611, CP5613 or CP1613?

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Configuration Notes:
The steps below describe the procedure for a CP5613. The procedure applies accordingly to the other cards.

No. Procedure
1 Install SIMATIC NET.
2 Install the CP5613 in a free PCI slot.
3 Start the PC.
4 After the PC has started up, SIMATIC NET automatically starts the Commissioning Wizard and recognizes the CP5613.
5 Assign the required addresses and parameters to the card and enable the option "Use module only for PG mode".

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6 Create a new project using the Configuration Wizard.
7 Follow the configuration wizard through to the end and load the parameters into the CP (menu item: "Load PLC > Load in module").
8 Set the access points for the CP in the Configuration Console.

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9 Select the relevant card and open the Properties ("Right-click > Properties").
10 Assign the appropriate interface parameters to the card.

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If some of the settings are to be entered later, you can call these dialogs again via "Start > SIMATIC > SIMATIC NET > Settings > Commissioning Wizard".

11 In the WinCC Explorer under "Tag Management" you configure the channel for your CPU and enter the associated device names in the system parameters.

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12 Configure tags and pictures.