This entry contains sample programs and documentation for communication between a PC station and SIMATIC S7 using S7 communication and incorporating an IE/PB link gateway.
The sample program consists of a STEP 7 project containing the configuration of the SIMATIC S7 station, PC station and IE/PB link, and also consists of an OPC client.
|Active partner PC
||Passive partner S7
||Sample program with active partner PC
||Sample program with passive partner S7|
||OPC_Client.zip ( 12 KB )
||example_project.zip ( 254 KB ) |
The document below contains
- An overview of the sample program and plant configuration used to create the sample programs
- Information about installing and commissioning the sample program
- Information about how to use the sample programs
- Other notes, tips and tricks, etc.
NET_communication_from_IE_to_PB_via_gateway_en.pdf ( 571 KB )
More information about communication between PC station and SIMATIC S7 via network components is available in the entries below.
|What properties, advantages and special features does the S7 protocol offer?
|S7 CPs for PROFIBUS Configuration and Commissioning
|Functions (FC) and Function Blocks (FB) for SIMATIC NET S7 CPs Programming Manual
|CPU-CPU Communication with SIMATIC Controllers (Compendium)
|SIMATIC NET IE/PB link gateway
|Network Gateway IE/PB Link PN IO for Industrial Ethernet / Manual Part BL1
|SIMATIC NET Industrial Communication with PG/PC Volume 1 - Basics System Manual
|Industrial Communication with PG/PC Volume 2 - Interfaces Programming Manual
|SIMATIC NET Industrial Communications Commissioning PC Stations - Manual and Quick Start