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How to Change “Came” and “Went” Alert Text

By Shawn Sandoval | August 15, 2019
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The texts for the alarm direction are defined in the WinCC OA message catalog sc.cat, the keywords are “entered” for the CAME-text and “left” for the WENT-text. If you would like to translate or change the texts which are shown …

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WinCC OA Simulator Objects

By Shawn Sandoval | July 17, 2019
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When developing an HMI/SCADA application, sometimes you may not have access to data sources (i.e. PLC, sensors) however, you still have the need to test your io datapoint connections. In this blog post, I will quickly show you how to …

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WinCC OA 127E

SIMATIC 127E and Me

By Shawn Sandoval | July 9, 2019
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James and I had the chance to check out the new SIMATIC 127E Box PC this week, and we are happy to report that it packs a punch! The SIMATIC 127E is tiny and provides endless application possibilities. In this …

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WinCC OA S7 Plus Driver FAQ

By KAASM | June 27, 2019
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This FAQ post was written for WinCC OA version 3.16. Which type of controller and simulation can I work with? S7-1200, S7-1500 S7-1500 Software Controller PLCSIM PLCSIM Advanced Is there a performance difference compared to the old S7 driver? The …

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