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FAQ Why do you get an error message when chaining commands in combination with the ident block "AdvancedCmd" or "Ident Profile"?

With Ident Profile and the AdvancedCmd block it is possible to send chained commands. Chained commands are sent completely to the reader without waiting for the result of the first command. This function makes it possible for you to execute different transponder commands with one single command start.

10/16/2017
ID: 109750663
(1)
FAQ What is the meaning of the error message "Invalid/inconsistent firmware present" when configuring a SIPLUS SM 1281?

The error message is displayed if you have loaded only the hardware configuration into the CPU but not yet any program or you are using the wrong version of the LSM1281 block library.

10/12/2017
ID: 109749077
(0)
FAQ With LOGO! 8, how do you retain the status of the softkey?

Example of programming a softkey to be retentive.

10/12/2017
ID: 109750894
(0)
FAQ DriveES: Compatibility lists

Contents Compatibility lists regarding DriveES products

10/11/2017
ID: 18495518
(8)
FAQ How do you configure open IE communication via the integrated PN/IE interface of the CPU or via an Industrial Ethernet CP?

The properties of the open IE communication via the integrated PN/IE interface of the CPU and via Industrial Ethernet CP are explained below.

10/10/2017
ID: 24294554
(4)
FAQ Why does the newly purchased battery pack not charge in the SIMATIC Field PG?

The correct battery pack as a spare part for the Field PG M3 or M4 is currently the SIMATIC Field PG M5 battery pack. This type of battery pack requires you to do a BIOS update.

10/10/2017
ID: 89257613
(6)
FAQ How do you use the blocks for MODBUS/TCP communication via the integrated PROFINET interface of the CPU in STEP 7 Professional (TIA Portal)?

This entry gives you sample applications for Modbus/TCP communication via the integrated PROFINET interface of the S7-300 and S7-400 CPUs as well as the IM 151-8 PN/DP CPU in the TIA Portal.

10/06/2017
ID: 75330636
(4)
FAQ Compatibility Tool for Automation and Drive Technology

The Compatibility Tool is a function provided by the Industry Online Support with which you can select compatible software products or check the compatibility of existing configurations.

10/05/2017
ID: 64847781
(87)
FAQ Which ports are released for Modbus/TCP communication and how many Modbus clients can communicate with a SIMATIC S7 PN-CPU as Modbus server?

Ports released for Modbus/TCP communication and maximum number of Modbus clients that can communicate with a SIMATIC S7 PN-CPU as Modbus server

10/04/2017
ID: 34010717
(11)
FAQ What should you watch out for when selecting the operating mode in conjunction with functional safety?

When selecting the operating mode in conjunction with functional safety there are often questions about what you should watch out for in this case. What aspects of selecting the operating mode concern functional safety at all? Questions such as these can best be answered using practical examples and also include statutory requirements and compliance with standards.

09/26/2017
ID: 89260861
(8)
FAQ How do you install a GSD file and which GSD file version is released for which version of STEP 7 (TIA Portal)?

In order to configure the devices (PROFINET, PROFIBUS) of a manufacturer in the device configuration of STEP 7 (TIA Portal), you have to install the GSD file beforehand.

09/25/2017
ID: 109738401
(2)
FAQ Why, in STEP 7 (TIA Portal), are no or only a few blocks displayed in the Task Card of the Motion Control instructions?

The Motion Control V3.0 instructions are supported in the S7-1500 CPUs only from firmware version V2.0 onwards.

09/25/2017
ID: 109749041
(0)
FAQ Windows compatibility with SIRIUS software Motor Starter ES

This entry contains information about the Windows compatibility with SIRIUS Software Motor Starter ES.

09/22/2017
ID: 61842339
(1)
FAQ Which connectors and cables can you order for the distributed IO systems ET 200eco, ET 200eco PN and ET 200pro?

Overview of the connectors and cables that can be ordered for the distributed IO systems ET 200eco, ET 200eco PN and ET 200pro.

09/22/2017
ID: 50102465
(1)
FAQ SINAMICS G120, G120C: Information on the operation of PM240P-2 and G120C FSF

As part of a robustness improvement for the affected PM240P-2 and G120C we recommend to operate only with the Firmware V4.7 SP6 HF5 or higher

09/21/2017
ID: 109750399
(2)
FAQ What certification is available for the SITOP DC power supplies?

Numerous certificates are available for the SITOP DC power supplies, for example: CE, CB, UL, CSA, EX, SEMI and shipbuilding.

09/20/2017
ID: 109749785
(0)
FAQ How should you connect the protective earth (PE) conductor on the Energy Meter?

The protective earth terminal on the Energy Meter is not necessary for measurement.

09/20/2017
ID: 109749199
(0)
FAQ With the CPU S7-1500, why can the length of the cycle time be dependent on the memory card used and its contents?

The following programming with the extended instructions as used for transferring data can lead to this behavior.

09/14/2017
ID: 109749098
(0)
FAQ How do you incorporate the execution times of the F blocks for the Mobile Panel 277F IWLAN and 2nd Generation in the S7fcotia table and the S7 Safety Reaction Time Table?

You can use different Excel tables for calculating monitoring and response times in a safety-related application with Distributed Safety and STEP 7 Safety. They can be used to estimate the execution times of the F blocks for the Mobile Panel 277F IWLAN and 2nd Generation.

09/14/2017
ID: 27097159
(4)
FAQ Why does the OPC UA client not receive the data in the order that you specified in STEP 7 (TIA Portal)?

If, in your STEP 7 (TIA Portal) program, you change a data element in a PLC data type, there is automatically a different order of the data elements from that in the SIMATIC S7-1500 OPC UA server.

09/14/2017
ID: 109749728
(5)
 
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