4.1.3 Selection of operating mode / changing operating mode
Operating mode change
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SINUMERIK 840D/810D Operator's Guide HMI Embedded (BEM) – 03.04 Edition
4.1 Data structure of the NC control
The defined modes for operating a SINUMERIK control system are
Jog, MDA and Automatic. They are selected via the MCP or by means
Whether the requested mode can be accessed and the manner in
which it is accessed can be configured machine-specifically in the
Not all mode changes are permitted.
An error message is output if a mode change request is rejected by
the system. The error message will indicate the error cause and
possibly the remedy.
Selection of mode
The selected mode is displayed in the mode field on the screen.
1 = operating mode
To select the modes
press one of the keys shown on the left on the machine control panel
the corresponding vertical softkey that you can access via the "Area
Machine Operating Area