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Entry type: FAQ Entry ID: 42673694, Entry date: 05/04/2010

SIMODRIVE 611U: PROFIBUS changing the baud rate

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Is it possible to set the transmission rate (baudrate) on SIMODRIVE 611U?

No, the SIMODRIVE 611U is a PROFIBUS slave and automatically set to the baudrate of the DP Master Class 1 (DPMC1).
The parameter P0963 baudrate PROFIBUS shows online the current baudrate.

The DP Master Class 2 (DPMC2) - programming unit, laptop, PC or HMI – must be set to the baudrate of DP Master Class 1 for configuring, commissioning, operating and monitoring / HMI in bus mode.
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