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Entry type: FAQ, Entry ID: 58668002, Entry date: 03/14/2012

How can you transfer a WinCC (TIA Portal) configuration to an operator panel using MPI/PROFIBUS?

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The attached PDF document informs you about the settings needed to transfer a WinCC (TIA Portal) configuration to an operator panel using MPI/PROFIBUS.

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The document describes the following settings...

  • On the operator panel.
  • On the configuration PC.
  • In WinCC (TIA Portal).

WinCC V11 (TIA Portal) Project transfer

WinCC_V11_Panel_MPI_DP_Transfer_en.pdf ( 961 KB )

Note on security
The functions and solutions described in this article confine themselves predominantly to the realization of the automation task. Furthermore, please take into account that corresponding protective measures have to be taken in the context of Industrial Security when connecting your equipment to other parts of the plant, the enterprise network or the internet. More information can be found in Entry ID: 50203404.

Additional Keywords
Download, Transfer, Load, Control Panel, Channel, Remote Control, Commissioning, Project transfer, Bus address, Transmission rate, Device configuration, Bus parameters, Network settings, Network view, Connection, Nodes, PG/PC interface, Interface configuration

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