This Tia portal basic informational post will allow you to:
- Create a new project .
- Connect your controller to your Computer.
- Configure your PLC.
- Importing variables from Excel.
- Create a new function block .
- Load the program into the PLC.
CRATING A NEW PROJECT IN TIA PORTAL
Enter the name of your project as well as your name, and choose your path where the project will be registered. Here you have created a project, you just have to add a device.
ADDING HARDWARE IN TIA PORTAL
Go to "Configure device" , and then "Add Device" , and choose your controller type. Then click "Add"
In "Devices & Networks" then click on your controller. Then in the tabs on the right. Go to "Hardware Catalog" and choose the cards you have on your controller.
In our case we will take the cards:
[DQ 32X24VDC / 0.5A ST 6ES7522-1BL00-0AB0]
Slide them on the slots.
WIRING OF PLC WITH LAPTOP
Connect your Ethernet cable between your Intel Pro / 1000GT desktop network adapter and the X1.P1 Ethernet terminal. Make sure it is plugged into "Control Panel \ Network and Internet \ Network Connections." And do not forget to turn on your PLC
Connection PLC-PC to TIA Portal
Go to "Devices & Networks". Then double-click the dual Ethernet slot and a new tab will open, enter the address 192.168.10.10, as well as its subnet mask.
These are some basic steps and guidelines to start tia protal and use it for the first time. If you have any question or if you want to share information about this with us/others so kindly use comments process below. And you can discuss it in discussion forum too.