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SINUMERIK 840Di Manual (HBI) – 06.03 Edition
Selection of axis/spindle when the cursor is positioned on the appropriate list
field "Axis/spindle name".
You can also select the axis/spindle directly in the list box from the drop-down
list using the cursor.
The soft key Start starts recording of the trace function.
With the Stop or RESET soft key, you can cancel a running measurement.
Within the framework of the trace function, it is also possible to select data using
its physical address.
Fig. 13-10 Menu: Physical address for trace x
To do so, proceed as follows:
– Choose the signal type "Physical address" from the desired trace.
– Press the soft key Physical address.
– Enter the desired values in the input screen form.
– Press the soft keys OK to complete your input.
This function is only required in exceptional cases, for example, if the informa-
tion provided by the known signals (see "Signal selection" list field) is not
Before using this function, you should contact the SINUMERIK hotline.
The input of all parameters is carried out in the hexadecimal number format.
This screen form is used to select the data format to be evaluated when record-
– Byte: 0000 00FF
– Word: 0000 FFFF
– Double word: FFFF FFFF
13 Drive Optimization using HMI Advanced
13.6 Trace function