Service Pack 5 for SIMATIC iMap STEP 7 Add-On V3.0
Service Pack 5 (SP5) for SIMATIC iMap STEP 7 Add-On V3.0 has been released for delivery. It will be included on the DVD of STEP 7 V5.4 SP5, as well as on the STEP 7 Professional 2006 SR6 DVD. It is also available for free downloading via the Internet.
The SIMATIC iMap STEP 7 Add-On software package enables STEP 7 users to create PROFINET components without having to install SIMATIC iMap.
What’s NEW in Service Pack 5?
SIMATIC iMap STEP 7 Add-On V3.0 SP5 provides the following new features:
New operating systems
In addition to the previously supported operating systems, SIMATIC iMap STEP 7 Add-On V3.0 SP5 now also supports the following:
- MS Windows Vista 32 SP1: Business and Ultimate
- Windows 2008 Server
New PROFINET devices
SIMATIC iMap V3.0 SP5 supports the creation of PROFINET components from the following PROFINET IO controllers:
- WinAC: WinAC RTX 2008 and higher
- S7-modular Embedded Controller: EC31-RTX (WinLC RTX EC)
More information on the SIMATIC iMap STEP 7 Add-On V3.0 SP5 is available from the files:
How can the Service Pack be obtained?
The following options exist to obtain the Service Pack:
As usual, we are offering a free download.
- Service Pack 5 for SIMATIC iMap STEP 7 Add-On V3.0 included on the installation CD of STEP 7 V5.4 SP5
The SIMATIC iMap STEP 7 Add-On version V3.0 SP5 is included on the installation CD 2 of STEP 7 version V5.4 SP5. This means that all customers with a Software Update Service agreement for STEP 7 will get the SIMATIC iMap STEP 7 Add-On automatically. Furthermore, the iMap STEP 7 Add-on V3.0 SP5 is also part of the download of SP5 for STEP 7 V.4.
Installation requirements for the Service Pack:
Installation of the SIMATIC iMap STEP 7 Add-On requires installation of STEP 7 including NCM for Industrial Ethernet and PROFIBUS. Please ensure that one of the following SIMATIC STEP 7 software packages is installed:
- STEP 7 V5.4 and higher
- STEP 7 Professional Edition 2006 and higher
It is not necessary that an older version of the SIMATIC iMap STEP 7 Add-On is installed.
If STEP 7 is not installed at all, or if an older version of STEP 7 than specified above is installed, the SIMATIC iMap STEP 7 Add-On cannot be installed.
- Please unpack the ZIP file to a temporary folder, and
- Start the installation by calling "Setup.exe"
Service Pack 5 for SIMATIC iMap STEP 7 Add-On V3.0:
SIMATICiMap-STEP7AddOn_V30_SP5.zip ( 30889 KB )