The downloads below are valid only for SINAMICS firmware up to version V4.4. For SINAMICS firmware version V4.5 onwards the error messages are made available as XML files. Using the SINAMICS-XML parsers you can create csv files from the XML files, which you can then import into your HMI project. The SINAMICS-XML parser is available in Entry ID: 77467239. The XML files ready for downloading are available at this link.
This entry includes the error messages of a frequency converter in the form of a text list. This enables you to display the error messages in plain text on the operator panel.
Information about using text lists is available at the links below.
- Manual WinCC (TIA Portal): "WinCC Advanced > Visualize processes (Advanced) Configuration > Working with text lists and graphics lists > Working with text lists"
- Manual WinCC flexible: ""WinCC flexible 2008 > "WinCC flexible Engineering System > Working with WinCC flexible > Text lists"
The tables below provide the error messages as libraries that can be downloaded.
1. Downloads for WinCC (TIA Portal)
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2. Downloads for WinCC flexible
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The libraries are available for downloading in WinCC flexible versions 2007, 2008 and 2008 SP2. If you want to use the libraries in older versions of WinCC flexible too, you must save them in the version concerned in each case. More information about this is available in Entry ID: 33934262.
The libraries are available in German, English (GB and US), French, Spanish, Italian and Chinese.
Define the language you wish to have prior to inserting the library:
More related information is available in the Online Support at the links below.
Error lists for HMI
Note on security
The functions and solutions described in this article confine themselves predominantly to the realization of the automation task. Furthermore, please take into account that corresponding protective measures have to be taken in the context of Industrial Security when connecting your equipment to other parts of the plant, the enterprise network or the internet. More information is available in Entry ID: 50203404.