Siemens Industry Online Support
Siemens AG
Entry ID: 76878921, Entry date: 05/23/2018

Migration of Plants with SIMATIC (TIA Portal) - Visualization

  • Entry
A certain amount of know-how is required for migrating to new systems. Siemens supports you with many tools and other aids to get successfully into the TIA Portal and to the new SIMATIC components.

Simply press a button to upgrade to new HMI generations

  • State-of-the-art operating concepts
  • Innovative design
  • New, powerful service concepts

The following pages give you an overview of the entries dealing the migration of visualization components. Click the link to go to the corresponding entry.

Complete SystemsControl and IO
TIA Portal

Here you have direct access to the most important technical information and solutions.

Other HMI Topics

SIMATIC HMI in Online Support
Machine-oriented operator control and monitoring in the Online Support
TIA Portal - An Overview of the Most Important Documents and Links - Visualization
SIMATIC WinCC in the Online Support
Where can you find more information about SIMATIC WinCC Open Architecture (formerly PVSS)?
Your Step into the Future - Migration Made Easy

  TIA Migration: Higher Productivity, Efficiency and Availability through Retrofitting and Modernization (597,2 KB)

General Topics

Overview of all Topics
Compatibility Tool for Automation and Drive Technology
SIMATIC Apps: An overview of the most important documents and links
Energy management with SIMATIC in Industry Online Support

Product-specific Access to Entries in the Online Support

WinCC Engineering V14
WinCC Runtime Advanced V14
WinCC Runtime Professional V14
SIMATIC Basic Panels
SIMATIC Comfort Panels
SIMATIC Mobile Panels
SIMATIC Key Panels


What do you do if, when migrating a WinCC flexible project to WinCC TIA Portal, the procedure aborts and you get an error message?
How do you prevent transparent graphics from being displayed black when upgrading the device version?
How do you migrate a STEP 7 V5.5 project to the TIA Portal V13 SP1 with a Mobile Panel 277F IWLAN V2?
Where can you download the F FBs for the Mobile Panel 277F IWLAN for the Distributed Safety option of STEP 7 V5.5 and the Safety Basic/Advanced option of STEP 7 Professional (TIA Portal)?
How do you migrate a project integrated in STEP 7 from WinCC flexible to WinCC (TIA Portal)?
Why can you no longer operate the buttons of a WinCC TIA project after upgrading from V13 to SP1?
Why do you not get a connection between PLCSIM and a Panel Simulation after migrating to WinCC TIA V14?
How do you incorporate an operator panel created with WinCC flexible into a TIA Portal project?
Which entries are available in the internet concerning migration to STEP 7 (TIA Portal) and WinCC (TIA Portal)?


SIMATIC HMI HMI devices Basic Panels migration guide
SIMATIC HMI HMI devices Comfort Panels Migration Guide
SIMATIC WinCC WinCC Advanced V14 SP1
SIMATIC WinCC WinCC Professional V14 SP1
SIMATIC HMI HMI devices Basic Panels 2nd Generation
SIMATIC HMI HMI devices Comfort Panels

Application Examples

Combined configuration with WinCC (TIA Portal) and STEP 7 V5.x (Video)
Security guidelines for SIMATIC HMI devices
Connecting SIMATIC HMI Panels with SIMATIC S7-400H (WinCC V13 and STEP 7 V5.5)
Demo projects for HMI Control Panels with WinCC V14 (TIA Portal) for Basic Panels (2nd Generation), Comfort Panels and Mobile Panels (2nd Generation)
Demo projects for HMI operator panels under WinCC V13 (TIA Portal) for Basic Panels (2nd generation), Comfort Panels and Mobile Panels (2nd generation)
Toolbox for HMI Projects
Example Blocks for WinCC (TIA Portal) and STEP 7 (TIA Portal) for S7-1200 and S7-1500 with SCL
Migration Guide; helps you migrate from WinCC flexible to WinCC (TIA Portal)

Conferences in the Technical Forum

 With the Technical Forum you have a discussion platform in German and English where users and experts can exchange experiences and know-how.

Multimedia Content

The following films present complex technical contexts, products, functional correlations and user instructions.




Product Information

Product cancellation and total product discontinuation: SIMATIC STEP 7 V13 SP1, SIMATIC STEP 7 Safety Advanced V13 SP1 and SIMATIC WinCC V13 SP1 Engineering
Delivery Release for WinCC V14 SP1
Delivery Release WinCC V13 SP2

Additional Keywords
Landing page, Link list, Home page, Quick Start, Overview, Migration topics, Panels, Migrate, Migration, Upgrade, Update, Change, x77