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Entry type: Download Entry ID: 98754472, Entry date: 06/28/2018

Firmware Update for S7-1500 TM POSINPUT 2

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Firmware Update for S7-1500 TM POSINPUT 2

When updating the firmware, always update to the latest version available for the product and its respective article number.
The previous versions of the firmware are only intended as backup to allow a downgrade to the original version.

How to update the firmware is described in detail in entry ID 78648446.

Please note the applicable licensing conditions for the module described in the entry SIMATIC S7-1500, ET 200MP, ET 200SP License conditions for technology and communication modules

Overview of article numbers and firmware versions of the S7-1500 TM POSINPUT 2:
Please note: The software is subject to export restrictions; the download is only available to registered users

Article number

Software version

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For Update:
For a description, see below Update V1.3.0

For STEP 7 as of Version 5.5
 Download unterliegt Exportcontrolle  Classic_6ES7551-1AB00-0AB0_V130.ZIP (310,9 KB) 

SHA-256 checksum (Information on SHA-256)
 Registrierung notwendig  Classic_6ES7551-1AB00-0AB0_V130.txt (1 KB) 

For STEP 7 TIA Portal
 Download unterliegt Exportcontrolle  TIA_6ES7551-1AB00-0AB0_V130.ZIP (311,0 KB)
SHA-256 checksum (Information on SHA-256)
 Registrierung notwendig  TIA_6ES7551-1AB00-0AB0_V130.txt (1 KB) 



Backup only:
For a description, see below Update V1.1.10

For STEP 7 as of Version 5.5
Download unterliegt Exportkontrolle Classic_5511AB00_V1110.EXE ( 438 KB )

For STEP 7 TIA-Portal
Download unterliegt Exportkontrolle TIA_5511AB00_V1110.EXE ( 438 KB )



Backup only:

For STEP 7 as of Version 5.5
Download unterliegt Exportkontrolle Classic_5511AB00_V100.EXE ( 432 KB )

For STEP 7 TIA-Portal
Download unterliegt Exportkontrolle TIA_5511AB00_V100.EXE ( 432 KB )

Update V1.3.0

New functionality:

  • Support of the "Measuring input" functionality (TO Measuring Input) in "Position detection for "Motion Control" technology object" operating mode.
  • More flexibility when setting the comparison values
  • The "Frequency" parameter can now also be set for the DI function "Capture" to once or periodically.
  • 32-bit SSI encoders are now also supported.

Update V1.1.10

The following new function has been implemented:

Firmware version V1.1.10 enables a distributed configuration of the module with PROFIBUS DP and configuration by means of GSD. Abridged parameterization data are used for this purpose. The complete parameterization capabilities are available in the user program via the data record 128.

Please note: The last digit of the version number ist due to technical reasons and will not necessarily be incremented without gaps.

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