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Entry type: FAQ Entry ID: 91258866, Entry date: 04/29/2014
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How do you incorporate an operator panel created with WinCC flexible into a TIA Portal project?

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Task
You have an operator panel created with WinCC flexible. This operator panel is to be incorporated into a TIA Portal project. Proceed as follows to do this.

Instructions

  1. Migrate the WinCC flexible project.
    Entry ID 58857225 includes information about migrating a WinCC flexible project to WinCC (TIA Portal).
  2. Create a new global library.


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  3. Use drag-and-drop to copy the operator panel from the Project tree into the "Master copies" folder of the library.


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  4. Open the TIA Portal project into which the operator panel is to be inserted.
  5. Drag and drop the operator panel from the library to the Project tree.

Proceed as follows to connect the variables migrated with the operator panel to a controller in the TIA Portal project.

  1. Open the "Connections" editor of the operator panel. Delete the migrated connection.


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  2. In the editor you go to "Devices & networks", enable "Connections" and create a new HMI connection between the controller and the operator panel.


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  3. Open the "Connections" editor of the operator panel again and rename the newly created connection "HMI_Connection_1". Use the name of the migrated (deleted) connection.


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Further Information
Refer to Entry ID 54695062 for information about migrating a WinCC flexible project integrated in STEP 7.