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Entry type: Product note, Entry ID: 40093870, Entry date: 12/08/2009

STEP 7 Basic V10.5 Service Pack 2

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The accumulated Service Pack 2 for STEP 7 Basic V10.5 is now available for delivery. The new release provides the following additions: Chinese program user interface, two new operations (FieldRead and FieldWrite) and various smaller improvements.

The accumulated Service Pack 2 for STEP 7 Basic V10.5 is now available for delivery (order no. 6ES7822-0AA00-0YA0, entry ID 36523529).

Customers with a valid Software Update Service agreement for STEP 7 Basic will receive the DVD with STEP 7 Basic V10.5 SP2 automatically. The Service Pack 2 for STEP 7 Basic V10.5 can also be downloaded from the Internet, see entry ID 39741113

Together with Service Pack 2 we are also releasing a 14-day Trial Version for testing the software. It is available at a nominal charge from your Siemens contact partner .

STEP 7 Basic V10.5 SP2 can be installed directly over the existing version V10.5 with or without SP1.

The license of STEP 7 Basic V10.5 (with or without SP1) also remains valid with the SP2.

What's NEW?

  • New user interface language of STEP 7 Basic:
    • Chinese desktop
    • Chinese documentation
  • New operations:
    • FieldRead (read from a table with variable index)
    • FieldWrite (write value to a table with variable index)
  • Increase of the number of configurable variables for the Basic Panels (internal and external variables are counted)
    • 250 Variables for KTP400 Basic mono PN
    • 500 Variables for KTP600 Basic mono PN, KTP600 Basic color PN, KTP1000 Basic color PN, TP1500 Basic color PN

Preconditions for the installation of SP2 for STEP 7 V10.5:

  • STEP 7 V10.5 (with or without SP1)
  • Pentium 4, 1.7 GHz or comparable
  • 1 GB memory or more
  • Screen resolution of 1024x768 or better

Supported operating systems (32-bit):

  • Microsoft Windows XP Home SP3
  • Microsoft Windows XP Professional SP3
  • Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium SP1
  • Microsoft Windows Vista Business SP1
  • Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate SP1

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