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  1. Gxworks installtion error

    Make sure you have the latest GX Works install. There were some issues with earlier installs. 
  2. CC-Link IE Field Basic (FX5U + A800-E)

    Hi Neverov Can you control from the controller (PU). Make sure that parameter 79 setting is in PU mode. The reason for this is because the Mitsubishi drive sees it as a on-board controller. Now, next thing to check, is parameter 550 and 551. Keep 550 as default, but change 551 to 5. Check the manual why. You should now be able to control from the PLC. 

    That seems to be a OEM machine. With this, the manufactures normally put a password on it to protect their program knowledge. In this case, the easied way is to get in contact with the manufactures which should be able to assist, else the only way to get the password protection off, is to reload the OS, but the problem there is that you will loose your HMI project and if you don't have a backup, I would not recommend that you do that. - Disconnecting the HMI from the PLC is also not going to make a difference with resetting the HMI password as that is stored in the HMI unit and not PLC. So the only real choice is to get hold of the manufacture.   
  4. GOT HMIs Windows Based?

    LOL. Yes, understandable. IT and their policies. Every automation engineer's worst nightmare. 
  5. GOT HMIs Windows Based?

    Actually not sure if they are available in USA? I know Mitsubishi Europe have them. 
  6. FX3U to FX3U via wifi

    Hi Wayne Well, first off unlike the FX3U where you require a card to do fixed buffer memory (FX3U-ENET) with the FX5U with the build-in Ethernet port, you can do fixed buffer memory directly on the PLC block. So the change of errors is nearly none and if you look at what you are getting with the FX5U (16 in and out, 2 Analog in, 1 out, build-in Ethernet and serial comms), it is actually better than the FX3U where you still require an additional FX3U-ENET unit. PS - Adroit Technologies are currently running a promotion on FX5U. Not sure if you know about it, but maybe give them a call.  Moenie skaam wees nie. Sal so ver moontlik probeer help.      
  7. GOT HMIs Windows Based?

    The Mitsubishi Windows based HMI is the APPC range. Have a look at APPC 1245T, 1540T, 1740T and then the IPPC 1560T, 1960T and 2160P. Hope this helps  
  8. OEE Measurements

    Hi Guys I have used this software a few times and as Gambit say, it has a build-in object model and according to what type of functionality you want (example cc-link drive faceplate) can be create from a first principal view or view bulk configuration in excel. This will then build all the graphics for you, set up alarming and logging and scanning to the PLC. It will also create the function blocks for each of the device, example I have 5 cc-link drives, it will create for each one a function block. All you need to do is to configure it control and interlocking in the PLC. PLC programing can be done either in GX Works 2 or GX Developer. I have a client that are using the OEE function in such a way that they can calculate what their cost per product is in energy and how efficient they are running their production lines. Then they are using the Alarm Management to help with preventative maintenance. Nice little setup they have with the software. Feel free to ask any questions if you do have.  
  9. GOT Password lost

    Hi. Sorry for the late response. I was onsite the whole of last week. This HMI was connected to a Q series back plate bus connection. If this is connected, the interface loads with all the graphics and controls and I can do control on it. If I then try to connect to it from my latop with the software, it asks me for a password.  I then disconnected it and brought it back to our office for further testing and now when I power it up, it checks for the PLC which isn't there and then ask me for a password. I don't even get to the graphics.  
  10. GOT Password lost

    It is the entire unit. I don't even get onto the home page at startup. It requires the password at the unit power on.
  11. GX Developer installing error on Windows 8.1

    If you have skype installed, kill it in the task manager. I have encountered that it can cause some problems.
  12. GOT Password lost

    Sorry. Understandable. I am just looking at a way how to get a project of a HMI if the customer forgot the password. Sincerely sorry.  
  13. GOT Password lost

    Hi guys I require some assistance. A client of ours has a A975GOT-TBD-CH GOT/HMI which is password protected. They have now lost the password and they need to get the program of the HMI ASAP. Can you guys please give me some pointers on how to either reset the password, without losing the program or by-passing it or even cracking it. Thanks!  
  14. GX Works3 project merge

    Hi Not sure if someone has tried this. I have 2 GX Works3 projects. I am trying to merge them into 1. Is this possible?
  15. Also in your FX5UCPU CPU Parameter settings, just check that your Operator Related Setting section for Remote Reset Setting. Just make sure, that is enabled.