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This tutorial introduced the Siemens S7 connection plugin that is a new feature released in Visual Components Premium 4.2.2.
After finishing this tutorial you will know how to connect your simulation to a S7 PLC and perform virtual commissioning on your PLC logic.
Software Version: 4.2.2
SIMIT plugin is a new connectivity feature introduced in Visual Components version 4.3. This plugin is available only in Premium product.
Learn how to use WinMOD NET connectivity protocol to connect Visual Components model to WinMOD project. WinMOD NET connectivity is a new feature in Visual Components 4.3 Premium.
Learn how to directly connect PLCSIM Advanced to Visual Components using OPC UA. Be aware you can directly connect S7 1200 and 1500 series PLCS that support OPC UA to Visual Components.
Learn how to do offline programming with the Stäubli add-on by mapping a robot and its signals to a connected CS8 controller.
Learn how to use the Stäubli add-on to connect a robot in the 3D world with a CS8 controller.
Learn how to connect a Universal Robots controller with a 3D simulation.
Learn how to connect a local TwinCAT PLC with a 3D simulation.
Learn how to connect a remote OPC UA Server and PLC with a 3D simulation.