Title:
Festo Automation Suite - Plug-in
Subtitle:
Plug-in for the parametrisation and diagnosis of the CPX-E automation system and the CPX terminal
Document type:
Commissioning
Title Version
Version 2.1.2.1

Fixed Bugs:

  • Error when connecting generic EtherCAT slave devices to the PLC
  • Error when trying to open the channel page for modules


Known Limitations:

  • The following modules are not or not fully supported:
    • CPX-CP-4-FB
    • CPX-2ZE2DA
    • MSE6-E2M-5000
    • MSE6-C2M-5000
    • MSE6-D2M-5000
  • For terminals with the following bus nodes, parameters cannot be transferred to CODESYS:
    • CPX-FB14 CANopen slave
    • CPX-FB38 EtherCAT slave
Version 2.1.1.628

Fixed Bugs:

  • Application freezes when opening a CPX-CEC-V3-... PLC


Known Limitations:

  • The following modules are not or not fully supported:
    • CPX-CP-4-FB
    • CPX-2ZE2DA
    • MSE6-E2M-5000
    • MSE6-C2M-5000
    • MSE6-D2M-5000
  • For terminals with the following bus nodes, parameters cannot be transferred to CODESYS:
    • CPX-FB14 CANopen slave
    • CPX-FB38 EtherCAT slave
Version 2.1.0.609

New features:

  • Support for CODESYS SP15 runtime system for CPX-E-CEC-... controllers


Fixed Bugs:

  • CPX-E-CEC-M1 controllers cannot be added from the device scan
  • If the EtherCAT master device is deactivated the slave devices are still active
  • CODESYS device driver version selection sporadically is empty after opening a stored project
  • Misleading error message when renaming if the new device name contains characters which are not allowed by CODESYS
  • Only CPX Terminal configurations with bus nodes mounted in the first slot are supported


Known Limitations:

  • The following modules are not or not fully supported:
    • CPX-CP-4-FB
    • CPX-2ZE2DA
    • MSE6-E2M-5000
    • MSE6-C2M-5000
    • MSE6-D2M-5000
  • For terminals with the following bus nodes, parameters cannot be transferred to CODESYS:
    • CPX-FB14 CANopen slave
    • CPX-FB38 EtherCAT slave
Version 2.0.0.465

New features:

  • Support for Festo Automation Suite V2.0
  • Support for CPX Terminal
  • Terminal and module icons harmonized with topology editor
  • Support for all current and previous versions of CODESYS devices
  • EtherCAT slave devices not shown in the "Programming" context anymore (CODESYS editors now available in the device plug-ins)
  • CODESYS device settings are preserved if EtherCAT connections are deleted and recreated in in topology editor
  • Modules of EtherCAT devices are available in CODESYS directly after importing the device from an EtherCAT scan


Fixed Bugs:

  • Wrong module configuration after EtherCAT scan import of CPX-E-4IOL with 16 I/O Bytes


Known Limitations:

  • The following modules are not or not fully supported:
    • CPX-CP-4-FB
    • CPX-2ZE2DA
    • MSE6-E2M-5000
    • MSE6-C2M-5000
    • MSE6-D2M-5000
  • For terminals with the following bus nodes, parameters cannot be transferred to CODESYS:
    • CPX-FB14 CANopen slave
    • CPX-FB38 EtherCAT slave
  • Only CPX Terminal configurations with bus nodes mounted in the first slot are supported
Version 1.2.1.252

New features:

  • Synchronization between system bus and EtherCAT can be deactivated
  • I/O mapping and forcing for modules at a CPX-E-EC Remote I/O


Fixed Bugs:

  • Application freezes when opening the Plug-in if the device description file of a field device is missing (V1.2.1)
  • Replacing a module might prevent further changes on the module configuration
  • Check of maximum number of modules wrong
  • Process data for digital I/O modules show least significant bit left bound instead of right bound
Version 1.2.0.74

New features:

  • Synchronization between system bus and EtherCAT can be deactivated
  • I/O mapping and forcing for modules at a CPX-E-EC Remote I/O

 

Fixed Bugs:

  • Replacing a module might prevent further changes on the module configuration
  • Check of maximum number of modules wrong
  • Process data for digital I/O modules show least significant bit left bound instead of right bound

 

Supported systems:

  • analogue input module CPX-E-4AI-U-I (4080493)
  • analogue output module CPX-E-4AO-U-I (4080494)
  • automation system CPX-E (5237644)
  • bus module CPX-E-EC (4080498)
  • bus module CPX-E-EP (4080499)
  • bus module CPX-E-PB (4080496)
  • bus module CPX-E-PN (4080497)
  • controller CPX-E-CEC-C1 (5226780)
  • controller CPX-E-CEC-C1-EP (4252742)
  • controller CPX-E-CEC-C1-PN (4252741)
  • controller CPX-E-CEC-M1 (5266781)
  • controller CPX-E-CEC-M1-EP (4252744)
  • controller CPX-E-CEC-M1-PN (4252743)
  • counter module CPX-E-1CI (4827505)
  • digital input module CPX-E-16DI (4080492)
  • digital output module CPX-E-8DO (4080491)
  • IO-Link Master module CPX-E-4IOL (4080495)
Version 1.1.0.108

New Features:

  • Online access to user documentation for configured modules
  • CODESYS variable are by default always updated
  • Synchronization between system bus and EtherCAT can be deactivated

 

Fixed Bugs:

  • Disconnecting from a device affects other Plug-in instances
  • Application might be blocked while synchronizing the module configuration after connecting to a device
  • Renaming a connected EtherCAT slave might freeze the application
  • Configuration page for IO-Link device is empty after master module has been moved
  • Process data width is not set up correctly for IO-Link master module connected to a CPX-E-EC EtherCAT-Slave node

 

Included Driver Function Blocks:

  • CODESYS CPX-E-CEC V3.5.12.75:
    • Support for CODESYS runtime SP12 Patch 6
    • Support for EtherNet/IP device interface
    • Support for CDSB
    • Improvement of EtherCAT functionality
    • Enhancement of IO-Link functionality (scan, diagnosis)

 

 

Supported systems:

  • analogue input module CPX-E-4AI-U-I (4080493)
  • analogue output module CPX-E-4AO-U-I (4080494)
  • automation system CPX-E (5237644)
  • bus module CPX-E-EC (4080498)
  • bus module CPX-E-EP (4080499)
  • bus module CPX-E-PB (4080496)
  • bus module CPX-E-PN (4080497)
  • controller CPX-E-CEC-C1 (5226780)
  • controller CPX-E-CEC-C1-EP (4252742)
  • controller CPX-E-CEC-C1-PN (4252741)
  • controller CPX-E-CEC-M1 (5266781)
  • controller CPX-E-CEC-M1-EP (4252744)
  • controller CPX-E-CEC-M1-PN (4252743)
  • counter module CPX-E-1CI (4827505)
  • digital input module CPX-E-16DI (4080492)
  • digital output module CPX-E-8DO (4080491)
  • IO-Link Master module CPX-E-4IOL (4080495)
Version 1.0.0.43

Fixed Bugs:

  • Not more than ten EtherCAT slave devices can be connected to an CPX-E-CEC-… in Designer
  • Error when copying and pasting two devices that are connected via EtherCAT
  • Consistency check wrong regarding the maximum number of modules

Supported systems:

  • analogue input module CPX-E-4AI-U-I (4080493)
  • analogue output module CPX-E-4AO-U-I (4080494)
  • automation system CPX-E (5237644)
  • bus module CPX-E-EC (4080498)
  • bus module CPX-E-EP (4080499)
  • bus module CPX-E-PB (4080496)
  • bus module CPX-E-PN (4080497)
  • controller CPX-E-CEC-C1-PN (4252741)
  • controller CPX-E-CEC-M1-PN (4252743)
  • digital input module CPX-E-16DI (4080492)
  • digital output module CPX-E-8DO (4080491)
  • IO-Link master module CPX-E-4IOL (4080495)