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Entry type: Application example Entry ID: 56248153, Entry date: 11/17/2017
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Configuration of Texts and Languages in SIMATIC PCS 7

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SIMATIC PCS 7 is a powerful distributed control system which supports a number of languages. The documentation focuses on the necessary setting options for texts and languages in the operating system, as well as in AS and OS engineering.

Content

In this document, the following main points are discussed:

  • Windows Installation and Settings
  • General Rules and Settings at Texts and Languages in PCS 7
  • Language settings in PCS 7 at AS Engineering
  • Language settings at OS Engineering
  • Language settings using the example of various configuration scenarios
    • Monolingual configuration: English (US)
    • Multilingual configuration: English / German
    • Adding a language
    • Monolingual configuration: Chinese (Simplified)
    • Converting projects from English to Chinese (Simplified)

 


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Validity

  • SIMATIC PCS 7 V9.0
  • SIMATIC PCS 7 V8.1
  • SIMATIC PCS 7 V8.0 SP1
  • SIMATIC PCS 7 V7.1

Documentation
  Configuration of Texts and Languages in SIMATIC PCS 7 V9.0 (2,9 MB)
  Configuration of Texts and Languages in SIMATIC PCS 7 V8.1 (5,0 MB)
  Configuration of Texts and Languages in SIMATIC PCS 7 V8.0 SP1 (4,4 MB)
  Configuration of Texts and Languages in SIMATIC PCS 7 V7.1 (1,6 MB)

Last Changes
Updated to PCS 7 V9.0

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