Entry type: Download, Entry ID: 68034568, Entry date: 02/25/2016

SINAMICS Startdrive

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You can find the latest Startdrive version here.


You can find the latest Startdrive version here:

SINAMICS Startdrive V14 can be ordered on DVD (6SL3072-4EA02-0XA0). 

SINAMICS Startdrive V14

OSS note on SINAMICS Startdrive V14

Third-party software - license conditions and copyright notes
You can find the copyright notes on the third-party software, especially Open Source Software, as well as applicable license conditions for this type of third-party software in the following file:
  LicenseSummary.htm_comb.zip (2,1 MB) 

Special note for resellers
The information and the license conditions in the ReadMe_OSS.htm file must be passed on to the purchasing party to avoid license infringements by the reseller or purchasing party.

OSS Source Code
The source code files are part of the download, see folder "OpenSourceSoftware".

Only one download package is available for Startdrive V14. The subdivision into two separate download packages for “Option package for STEP 7“ and “Startdrive Standalone“ is no longer necessary. Startdrive V14 suppprts both installation variants.

Here you can find the Startdrive commissioning tool for the SINAMICS G120 drive Family.

SINAMICS Startdrive V14

SINAMICS Startdrive V14

Associated sales information you can find here: 109736502

 Registrierung notwendig  Startdrive_V14.zip (2,3 GB)

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SINAMICS Startdrive V14 Update 2

Associated sales information you can find here: 109743597 

 Registrierung notwendig  Startdrive_V14_Update_2.zip (1,7 GB)

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Use of SINAMICS Startdrive is free of charge and does not require a license key to be entered.

Startdrive supports the languages German, English, French, Spanish, Italian and Chinese (simplified).

How to install Startdrive V14:

  1. Download the attached ZIP file
  2. Unpack the ZIP file into a target directory on your hard disk. Pleae make sure that no spaces are contained in the entire path name of this target directory.
  3. Launch Startdrive using Start.exe.

Download of previous versions

Startdrive V13 SP1: 109741912 

Startdrive V13: 109741878

Startdrive V12 SP1: 109741895 

Notes regarding the download

Because of the security settings, the download may be classified as a security risk as shown in the screenshot.
In order to avoid problems after the installation, ZIP files must be classified as safe after the download by
right-clicking > Properties > "Allow" button.

Additional search terms
FB284, FB285, FB286, blocks, SINA_POS, SINA_SPEED, SINA_PARA