Siemens SIMATIC 577 Operating Instructions Manual

Siemens SIMATIC 577 Operating Instructions Manual

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SIMATIC Panel PC 577
Operating Instructions (compact)
Release 04/2006
Operating Instructions


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  • Page 1 Operating Instructions (compact) SIMATIC Industrial PC SIMATIC Panel PC 577 Operating Instructions (compact) Release 04/2006 A5E00795255...
  • Page 2 Trademarks All names identified by ® are registered trademarks of the Siemens AG. The remaining trademarks in this publication may be trademarks whose use by third parties for their own purposes could violate the rights of the owner.
  • Page 3: Components Of The Product

    Ethernet address: BIOS setup (F2 key) under Main > Hardware Options > Ethernet Address Product documentation The detailed operating instructions for Panel PC 577 can be downloaded as a PDF file on the internet under the following address: SIMATIC Panel PC 577 Operating Instructions, Release 04/2006, A5E00795255...
  • Page 4: Safety Instructions

    Operating Instructions (compact) 1.4 Safety instructions Safety instructions Caution In order to avoid substantial damage and for your own safety, note the safety instructions in this documentation and in the operating instructions. Warning Function test while installing the device in machines or execute systems Following the results of a risk analysis, additional protection equipment on the machine or the system is necessary to avoid endangering persons.
  • Page 5: Preparing The Mounting Cut-Out

    Operating Instructions (compact) 1.5 Mounting / panel-mounting 1.5.2 Preparing the mounting cut-out The following illustration shows the dimensions for the mounting cut-out. You can also obtain these dimensions from the paper template supplied with the device. Figure 1-2 Drill holes for the screws and pressure points for the clamp screws Drill hole for screw attachment Clamp Pressure points for clamp...
  • Page 6: Mounting Depth Of The Device

    Operating Instructions (compact) 1.5 Mounting / panel-mounting M6 thread or drill holes with a diameter of 7 mm Cut-outs for the shafts of the insert strips are only necessary for 15" key panels. Only for 19" touch panels are two clamps necessary for vertically securing clamps. Preparing the mounting cut-out Steps for preparing the mounting cut-out Select a location suitable for mounting, taking into account the mounting position.
  • Page 7: Securing The Device With Clamps

    Operating Instructions (compact) 1.5 Mounting / panel-mounting 1.5.4 Securing the device with clamps You require 6 clamps in order to mount the device with a 12"/15" display. A device with a 19" display must be mounted with 8 clamps. The required number of clamps is included in your Panel PC delivery package.
  • Page 8 Operating Instructions (compact) 1.5 Mounting / panel-mounting IP65 degree of protection The IP65 degree of protection is only guaranteed for clamp mounting together with the ring seal. Notice Control cabinet installation: Material strength at the mounting cut-out Please ensure that the material strength at the mounting cut-out is a maximum of 6 mm. Please follow the specifications for the dimensions in the "Preparing the mounting cut-out"...
  • Page 9: Securing With Screws

    Operating Instructions (compact) 1.5 Mounting / panel-mounting 1.5.5 Securing with screws Note Securing with screws is not possible with the 12" touch screen variant. For securing the 19'' touch screen variant with screws, you will need the accessory with MLFB No. 6AV7672-8KE00-0AA0 Drilling holes Steps for drilling holes Drill a through-hole (Ø...
  • Page 10 Operating Instructions (compact) 1.5 Mounting / panel-mounting Swivel arm installation Steps for securing the device with screws Drill the holes. Working from the front, place the device onto the swivel arm. Secure the control unit by inserting suitable screws through the holes and attaching nuts. Control cabinet installation Steps for securing the device with screws Drill holes at the prepared mounting cut-out in accordance with the specifications for L4 and L5,...
  • Page 11: Connection Elements And Operator Controls

    Operating Instructions (compact) 1.6 Connecting Connecting 1.6.1 Connection elements and operator controls Connection elements and operator controls of the computer unit Location of connection elements and operator controls Item Name Description 110/230 V AC Connection for the AC power supply On / Off switch Soft power key See below...
  • Page 12 Operating Instructions (compact) 1.6 Connecting Location of the interfaces Item Name Description 4 USB 2.0 connections high speed / 500 mA Line in Audio input Line out Audio output Microphone connection Ethernet RJ45 connection for 10/100/1000 Mbps VGA socket LPT 1 Parallel interface 25-pin Sub D socket COM 1...
  • Page 13 Operating Instructions (compact) 1.6 Connecting Connection elements of the control unit USB connection of the control unit Item Name Description 1 connection USB 2.0 high speed / 500 mA under sealed cover Notice Guarantee for the IP 65 degree of protection When the sealed cover over the USB interface is removed in order to connect a USB component, the IP 65 degree of protection for the device is no longer guaranteed.
  • Page 14 Operating Instructions (compact) 1.6 Connecting Soft power key The soft power key can trigger two shutdown functions during active operation: • Correct shutdown of the operating system and shutdown of the device To perform this function, press the key briefly with a pointed object. •...
  • Page 15: General Connection Information

    Operating Instructions (compact) 1.6 Connecting 1.6.2 Connecting the power supply (110 / 230 V AC) General connection information Note the following in order to operate the device safely and according to regulation: Note Voltage range The varying voltage power supply module is designed for operation on 110 to 230 V AC networks.
  • Page 16 Operating Instructions (compact) 1.6 Connecting Note Power factor correction The power supply contains an active PFC (Power Factor Correction) circuit to conform to the EMC directive. Uninterruptible AC power supplies (UPS) must supply a sinusoidal output voltage in the normal and buffered mode when used with SIMATIC PCs with active PFC. UPS characteristics are described and classified in the standards EN 50091-3 and IEC 62040-3.
  • Page 17: Connecting The Equipotential Bonding

    Operating Instructions (compact) 1.6 Connecting Connecting the power supply Steps for connecting the device to the 110 / 230 V AC power supply Switch off the AC power source. Connect the power supply using the plug. Lock the power plug to the device (1). 1.6.3 Connecting the equipotential bonding A low-impedance ground connection ensures that interference signals generated by external...
  • Page 18 Operating Instructions (compact) 1.7 Commissioning Commissioning 1.7.1 Removing the transport lock for the hard disk Note Not every device has a hard disk transport lock. To enhance the ruggedness of the SIMATIC Panel PC 577 during shipping, the device is fitted with a transport lock for the hard disk.
  • Page 19: Initial Start-Up

    Operating Instructions (compact) 1.7 Commissioning 1.7.2 Initial startup Configuring the operating system When the computer starts up for the first time, the Windows 2000 / Windows XP Professional operating system on the hard disk is configured automatically. Proceed as follows: 1.
  • Page 20: Setting Up The Language Selection

    Operating Instructions (compact) 1.7 Commissioning 1.7.3 Setting up the language selection The Multilanguage User Interface (MUI) allows you to set up the Windows 2000 / Windows XP Professional menus and dialogs for additional languages. The default setting on your device is Windows 2000 / Windows XP MUI with English menus and dialog boxes and a US keyboard layout.
  • Page 21 Operating Instructions (compact) 1.7 Commissioning 1.7.5 KeyTools (for key panel devices only) SIMATIC KeyTools is one selection of the applications for your Panel PC. These applications allow you to adapt key codes that are sent by the key panel of the control unit. SIMATIC KeyTools consists of the following applications: •...
  • Page 22: Screen Keyboard (For Touch Panel Device Only)

    Operating Instructions (compact) 1.7 Commissioning 1.7.6 Screen keyboard (for touch panel device only) You can operate the device by means of a virtual screen keyboard. You can use it to enter the characters directly on the touch screen or with an externally connected mouse. Calling up TouchInput Call up the "TouchInput"...
  • Page 23: Service And Support

    The online catalog and the online ordering system is available at: Training center Siemens offers a number of training courses to familiarize you with the SIMATIC automation system. Please contact your regional Training Center, or the central Training Center in D90327 Nuremberg.
  • Page 24 • A forum is available for users and specialists from all over the world to exchange experiences • Your local Siemens partner for Automation & Drives in our partner database • Information about on-site service, repairs, spare parts. Lots more is available under ”Services”...

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