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Entry type: Application example Entry ID: 68585344, Entry date: 10/26/2018

Building Automation: House Control with LOGO! 8 and Touch Panel KTP700 Basic (LOGO! Set 10)

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The house control application example (set 9) is expanded by a SIMATIC HMI Touch Panel KTP700 Basic. House functions can easily be controlled and monitored with the central Touch Panel. The color display of the touch panel can be modified individually.

The aim is to control the functions of a building with a LOGO! and to operate and monitor them with an HMI Touch Panel. This application example shows how to realize the Touch Panel using a KTP700 Basic.
The application example shall contain the following functions:

  • Blinds
  • Roof hatch
  • Interior and exterior lighting including panic switch
  • Heater

LOGO! Set 10 expands LOGO! Set 9 by the KTP700 Basic Touch Panel.The enhanced LOGO! program is included in Set 10. The Touch Panel can also be simulated in WinCC on a PC. As an alternative for the KTP700, every other Basic Panel can be used. The following functions can be operated and monitored with the Touch Panel.

  • Operating a house control via Touch Panel
  • Monitoring heating and temperature control
  • Display of the status of house functions 

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The application example on hand offers you the following advantages:

  • High user friendliness thanks to house control monitoring with LOGO! 8
  • Central house control via Touch Panel KTP700 Basic
  • Additional option to control the functionalities of the application with the WinCC operating device simulation

The application example on hand offers you the following advantages:

  • Cost-effective support thanks to saved space in the distributor box
  • Time saved due to reduced wiring work
  • Transparency and a good overview thanks to display of the state of the house functions on an HMI panel
  • Monitoring of the room temperature and heating control with setpoint specification
  • Planning safety due to a configuration successfully tested.
  • Avoiding failures with a tested code and step-by-step instruction.

The application example is available for download for the new LOGO! 8 and for LOGO! 7.

Downloads LOGO! 8
  Documentation (2,1 MB)
 Registrierung notwendig  LOGO!Soft Comfort project (4,2 MB)

Downloads LOGO! 7
  Documentation (4,5 MB)
 Registrierung notwendig  LOGO!Soft Comfort project and HMI project (3,3 MB)
Continuing Information
LOGO! Set 9: House Control with LOGO! 8 and Master-Slave Communication
LOGO! Set 11: House Control with LOGO! 8 and Weather Sensors

Micro Automation Overview in Industry Online Support
LOGO! 8 Manual
HMI KTP700 Manual

Last Changes
Changes in LOGO! 8.2

Additional Keywords
LOGO! HMI, LOGO! connection HMI, LOGO! HMI panel, LOGO! WinCC, LOGO! Ethernet, LOGO! TIA Portal

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