9 Drive Start-Up (Preconditions)
9.1 SIMODRIVE 611 universal/E, POSMO CD/CA and SI
Starting online operation
Display of the
Open the hardware configuration of the station (double-click with left mouse
button on: Hardware; "HW Config" will be started)
Open DP master (in the example project: DP master) (double-click with left
mouse button on DP master)
You will find the subnetwork ID as follows using the property dialog of DP
Dialog: Properties – DP Master
Dialog: Properties – PROFIBUS Interface DP Master
Dialog: Properties PROFIBUS
S7 subnetwork ID: 0010
The online operation with the drives connected to PROFIBUS can now be
After parameterization of the MPI interface and entry of the routing information,
SimoCom U can enter online operation with the SIMODRIVE drives.
To start the search for any drives connected,
– quit the above mentioned dialog for setting the MPI interface using the
button: "Go online"
– use the menu command Start-up > Search for online drives.
The SIMODRIVE drives with which SimoCom U could start the online operation
are displayed in the SimoCom U main screen:
– Drive and dialog browser (left window)
– Status overview (upper status bar).
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