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OS - WinCC -- Operation and maintenance -- Diagnosing errors
How do you send customer data to Siemens Technical Support?
Why do you get the license error message "YMAINR9999 missing" although you are using only the license-free basic diagnostics?
How do you perform comprehensive diagnostics in PCS 7 and WinCC plants?
How can you back up the data of the Windows event viewer?
How do you create a memory dump for diagnostics purposes in WinCC and PCS 7?
Which details does Technical Support need regarding requests about SIMATIC PCS 7?
Why are the DCOM settings of the WinCC OPC server reset after activating the OS Runtime?
Why is the message "Network not ready yet." displayed when an AutoStart is configured on the OS?
Why are the STEP 7 ActiveX controls (OCX) not shown on the OS server and OS client?
Why aren't all the block icons updated during OS compilation?
What are the causes of PCS 7 control technology and system messages and what measures are to be taken to clear them?
Why does the OS Login Box disappear sometimes in the background?
Length of mapped message texts
What should I do if the Split Screen Wizard closes with an error message?
Why do I get an error message when calling the loop display of a faceplate?
What is the meaning of the WinCC messages "PLC fault synchronous" and "PLC fault asynchronous"?
Why does it take 3 to 5 minutes for the Login Box to open on the client or until the message "No authorization for operation" is displayed?
What might be the cause that the hierarchy display in the overview area of the SIMATIC PCS 7 OS does not work?
Error Message "Group display: Tag .Eventstate does not exist"
Why does "?????" appear as a text on the range selector buttons in the overview area in OS runtime even though the text is available in the SIMATIC Manager?
Why does the error message 10111001 "The group display hierarchy has not been updated" appear?
What should I do if the Split Screen Wizard closes with an error message?
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The Split Screen Wizard closes with the following error message:

Possible causes
Probably, when copying the project, you have set the write protection for SSM-relevant (Split Screen Manager) files. Check whether the files in the following directories have the write protection activated:

  • SSM
  • Wscript
  • GraCS
  • Library

You can deactivate the write protection using the DOS command "attrib–r/s" or via the file properties in the Windows Explorer.

The write protection is usually set when you copy the project from a CD to the hard disk.


 Entry ID:781997   Date:2010-11-29 
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