Service Pack 6 for SIMATIC iMap STEP 7 AddOn V3.0
Service Pack 6 (SP6) for SIMATIC iMap STEP 7 AddOn V3.0 has been released for delivery. It will be included on the DVD of STEP 7 V5.5, as well as on the STEP 7 Professional 2010 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 6?
In SIMATIC iMap STEP 7 AddOn V3.0 SP6 provides the following new features:
New operating systems
The SIMATIC iMap STEP 7 AddOn V3.0 SP6 now supports the following additional operating systems:
- MS Windows 7 Professional 32 Bit
- MS Windows 7 Ultimate 32 Bit
New PROFINET devices
SIMATIC iMap V3.0 SP6 now supports the creation of PROFINET components from the following PROFINET IO controllers:
- Devices with media redundancy
- Shared IO Devices as Singleton components
- WinAC: WinAC RTX (F) 2009 and higher
- S7-modular Embedded Controller: EC31-RTX (WinLC RTX (F) EC)
More information on SIMATIC iMap STEP 7 AddOn V3.0 SP6 is available from the files:
How to obtain the Service Pack
The following options exist to obtain the Service Pack:
As usual, we are offering a free download.
- Service Pack 6 for SIMATIC iMap STEP 7 AddOn V3.0 included on the installation CD of STEP 7 V5.5 and STEP 7 Professional 2010
The SIMATIC iMap STEP 7 AddOn version V3.0 SP6 is included on the installation CD 2 of STEP 7 version V5.5 und STEP 7 Professional 2010. This means that all customers with a Software Update Service agreement for STEP 7 or STEP 7 Professional 2010 will get the SIMATIC iMap STEP 7 Add-On automatically.
Installation requirements for the Service Pack:
Installation of the SIMATIC iMap STEP 7 Add-On necessitates 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. For the support of the new functionality in V3.0 SP6 you require STEP 7 V5.5 and higher.
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 6 for SIMATIC iMap STEP 7 AddOn V3.0:
SIMATIC_iMap_STEP7AddOn_V30_SP6.zip ( 30775 KB )