Services Operating Area
7.5 Main services screen
Execute program from network drive, Compact Flash Card, disk
If the "Network and disk drive management on PCU 20" option is
enabled, you can connect the control to an external network drive (up
to a max. of 4 drives) connected to the PCU or another computer and
select and run programs from there.
The function is also available in the "Program" operating area.
The computer you want to connect is accessible/enabled.
The connection is set up to the computer.
The softkeys for linking computers have been configured via the
/IAM/IM2, Installation & Start-Up Guide HMI Embedded
Use the "More" softkey to display the configured softkeys for the
external drive or computer on a second vertical bar.
When you select one of the configured softkeys, e.g. "Network drive",
"Compact Flash Card" or "Disk", the Explorer appears on the screen
with the files and programs of the external drive.
Select the program that you want to execute with the cursor and then
press the "Start" softkey.
Direct execution from a network drive is not recommended, as the
stability and dynamic response of all networks cannot be guaranteed.
Copy the programs from the network onto the compact flash card on
the PCU20 and run them from there.
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