About these instructions
These instructions describe the machine and explain how to handle it, from initial delivery to
final disposal of the equipment. Keep these instructions for later use.
Read these operating instructions before you handle the machine and follow the instructions
to become familiar with its design and operating principles and thus ensure safe, problem-free
machine operation and long service life.
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Text format features
The warning notice system is explained on the rear of the inside front. Always follow the safety
instructions and notices in these instructions.
In addition to the safety-related warning notices which you must read, you will find the text in
these instructions is formatted in the following way:
1. Handling instructions are always formatted as a numbered list. Always perform the steps
● Lists are formatted as bulleted lists.
A Note is an important item of information about the product, handling of the product or the
relevant section of the document. Notes provide you with help or further suggestions/ideas.
Compiling personal documents
On the Internet pages in Industry Online Support you have the possibility of compiling personal
documents using the function Documentation
Using the "Documentation" function, from Product Support manuals, you can compile your
own "Documentation". However, you can also include other Product Support content such as
FAQs or characteristics in the documentation that you compile.
SIMOTICS TN Series N-compact 1LA8
Operating Instructions 08/2017
in the order given.
– Lists on the second level are hyphenated.