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Entry ID: 76878921, Entry date: 01/07/2019

Migration of Plants with SIMATIC (TIA Portal) - Visualization

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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.


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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.

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Controller and IOVisualization
TIA Portal

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

Application Examples

Migration of a WinCC flexible project integrated in STEP 7 V5.x to WinCC (TIA Portal) and upgrading of the operator panel version after a change of the WinCC (TIA Portal) version to a newer version.
Combined configuration with WinCC (TIA Portal) and STEP 7 V5.x (Video)


Migration SIMATIC STEP 7 Basic/Professional V15 and SIMATIC WinCC V15
Migration SIMATIC WinCC WinCC Basic V14 SP1
Migration SIMATIC WinCC WinCC Advanced V14 SP1
Migration SIMATIC WinCC WinCC Professional V14 SP1
SIMATIC HMI HMI devices Comfort Panels Migration Guide
SIMATIC HMI HMI devices Basic Panels migration guide

Product Information


Conferences in the Technical Forum

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Multimedia Content and Accompanying Information

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

General Topics

Compatibility Tool for Automation and Drive Technology
TIA Selection Tool

Further Topic Pages


Major Topics at a Glance
SIMATIC HMI in the Online Support
TIA Portal - An Overview of the Most Important Documents and Links - Visualization
Migration of Plants with SIMATIC (TIA Portal) - Visualization
Machine-oriented operator control and monitoring in the Online Support
Tools and Programs for Automation Technology (for STEP 7, WinCC, TIA Portal)
SIMATIC Apps: An Overview of the Most Important Documents and Links
SIMATIC WinCC in the Online Support
SITOP Power Supply Systems in the Online Support
Energy Data Acquisition in the Online Support
Energy Management with SIMATIC in the Industry Online Support
Energy Data Management with the SIMATIC Energy Manager PRO in the Online Support
SIMATIC Energy Suite in the Online Support
SIMATIC powerrate in the Online Support


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