Download  Print this page

Changing Menu Window - Siemens SINUMERIK 840D Operator's Manual

Computerized numerical control system for machine tools.
Hide thumbs


Operator Components/Operating Sequences
2.5 General operating sequences

2.5.4 Changing menu window

Contour programming
The following settings are possible for contour programming:
Specify the contour end, the entered line (e.g. "End of contour")
is displayed after each contour.
Specify the technology, turning or other
Display the softkeys for contour elements as symbols or text.
For information on what to do next, see Chapter 6: Free contour
Using the "Window selection" key, you can toggle between individual
menu windows. You only need to do this if you wish to enter data on
the operator panel front. The focus changes to the selected menu
window (the header and border of the active window appear in a
different display format).
Scroll in menu window:
If the contents of a window cover several screen pages, you can use
the "Page" keys to scroll up or down through the information.
A scroll bar indicates that the contents of the window extend beyond
the visible display.
Position cursor in menu window:
You can position the cursor at the desired point in the menu window
with the "Direction keys".
SINUMERIK 840D/810D Operator's Guide HMI Embedded (BEM) – 03.04 Edition
 Siemens AG, 2004. All rights reserved


Comments to this Manuals

Symbols: 0
Latest comments: