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How am I able to transfer data from X-Tools to a PLC?


In this application description, we will show how to send data from a CMS X-Tools Analyzing Model to a SIMATIC 400 station using a TCP/IP connection.

This tutorial explains:

How to configure the SIMATIC 400 Station into the STEP7 SIMATIC Manager software interface.

How to build the Analyzing Model in CMS X-Tools. 

Basic knowledge required

In order to understand this application description, you need general knowledge of automation technology and the software package CMS X-Tools.

In addition, you must be familiar with network technology (UDP/IP), and using computers with Windows.


Required Software

This document is valid for the following software:

  • CMS X-Tools Professional V 04.02 SP2

  • CMS X-Tools Professional V 04.03

  • SIMATIC Manager V 05.05 SP3

If different software versions are used, this can lead to variations in the steps described.




FAQ_X-Tools_to_S7.pdf (1,7 MB)

Registrierung (472,7 KB)