4. Backup and Restore
4.1 What is the Backup Controller Function?
The controller configuration set by EPSON RC+ 7.0 can be stored with the "Backup
The Controller settings can be restored easily using the data previously stored with
"Backup Controller" after a configuration mistake or Controller problem.
Be sure to execute "Backup Controller" before changing the Controller setup, before
maintenance, or after teaching.
For some problems, backup may not be available before maintenance has to be performed.
Be sure to backup the data after making changes, before problems occur.
"Controller status storage function" is one of the RC700 / RC700-A functions. It saves
the Controller setup data same as "Backup Controller."
There data can be used as the backup data at restoring.
The methods for "Controller Status Storage" are as follows:
A : "Controller backup to the USB memory"
B : "Export Controller backup function" in EPSON RC+ 7.0.
4.2 Backup Data Types
The table below shows the files created with "Backup Controller".
All the files related
RC700 / RC700-A Rev.23
For details, refer to Setup & Operation 6. Memory Port.
For details, refer to EPSON RC+ 7.0 User's Guide 5.9.9 Import Command (Project
Information file for
Maintenance 4. Backup and Restore
File including information for restoring
Stores information such as TlSet.
Stores various Controller parameters.
Stores connected Robot information.
All the project files transferred to the
Controller. Includes program files when
EPSON RC+ 7.0 is configured to transfer
source code to the Controller.
Saves values of Global Preserve
Saves information of Queues information
of the WorkQue.