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Entry type: FAQ, Entry ID: 59869088, Entry date: 01/19/2017
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Where can you find information about upgrading licenses of SIMATIC WinCC flexible, SIMATIC WinCC and SIMATIC WinCC (TIA Portal) earlier than V14 to SIMATIC WinCC V14?

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You would like to upgrade your SIMATIC WinCC software to SIMATIC WinCC V14 and you are already in possession of SIMATIC WinCC flexible 2008, SIMATIC WinCC V7.0 and higher or SIMATIC WinCC (TIA Portal) earlier than V14.

Entry ID: 109739719includes the latest product news (delivery release) on SIMATIC WinCC V14. In this entry, under "Order details" you will find an Excel list with the article numbers of all the SIMATIC WinCC V14 Upgrade Licenses.

Alternatively you can also use the TIA Selection Tool to evaluate the article numbers of the SIMATIC WinCC V14 Upgrade Licenses.
TIA Selection Tool

Notes

The following licenses of the SIMATIC WinCC Runtime Options are contained in the Upgrade Licenses of SIMATIC WinCC flexible 2008 Runtime and SIMATIC WinCC Runtime Advanced less or equal to V13 after SIMATIC WinCC Runtime Advanced V14:
  • SIMATIC WinCC Sm@rtServer for Runtime Advanced
  • SIMATIC WinCC Recipes for Runtime Advanced

  • SIMATIC WinCC Logging for Runtime Advanced

  • SIMATIC WinCC Audit for Runtime Advanced

In the case of an upgrade from SIMATIC WinCC flexible to SIMATIC WinCC (TIA Portal) you also have to upgrade the licenses for the options included in the Upgrade License separately in the ALM (Automation License Manager).

The options for SIMATIC WinCC Runtime Advanced are non version-specific. When upgrading from SIMATIC WinCC less or equal to V13 to SIMATIC WinCC V14, you do not have to do a license upgrade.

Further Information

  • Information about upgrading STEP 7 is available in Entry ID: 57775228.
  • Information about upgrading a SIMATIC WinCC project for panels or the Runtime Advanced is available in Entry ID: 82645764.

TIA Portal Readiness Check Tool
You can use the TIA Portal Readiness Check Tool to simply check whether the hardware included in the project is supported by the TIA Portal.
Information about this is available in Entry ID: 60162195.

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Order number, MLFB, Migration, Update, Upgrade, Successor, Change, Replacement, License Key, Authorization, License key


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