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Integrated Simulation Video
Here is a short video to show how easy it is to use the HMI simulation integrated with the PLC simulation to test your HMI and PLC development offline.  Startin
Last Modified - 2010-09-17 - Similar Articles

Is It Possible To Simulate A Draft NS (Or NS Runtime) Interaction With A PLC Via A Modem?
This is possible provided you are already connected. It is necessary to keep the modem connected to CX-Designer or NS RunTime during the transition from application numbering
Last Modified - 2008-11-28 - Similar Articles

Getting Started Using The K3SC Serial Converter With Multiple PLCs
Introduction This helpsheet is aimed at providing a worked example for connecting a PC using CX-Programm
Last Modified - 2016-05-13 - Similar Articles

How Do I Assign An Address To Functional Objects In CX-Designer?
In CX-Designer you can assign address to the different functional objects in a very easy way. CX-Designer allows you to work with addresses or symbols. Symbols are very eas
Last Modified - 2008-12-15 - Similar Articles

How Are Symbol Property Changes Reflected Throughout The Entire Project?
In the symbol table you can easily select symbols and edit their properties. Here you can change their name or address easily. If you do this CX-Designer will automaticall
Last Modified - 2008-12-15 - Similar Articles

How Do I Copy Screens With Sheets To A Second Project?
CX-Designer will normally only copy screens from one project to another. If a sheet is used it will not be copied. If you want to copy the sheet also you need to select the op
Last Modified - 2008-12-15 - Similar Articles

What Are Useful Shortcut Keys for CX-Designer?
The following keys are very useful in CX-Designer: CTRL + Tab to switch between tabs/open screens SHIFT + resize to keep position CTRL + resize to keep ratio
Last Modified - 2008-12-15 - Similar Articles

How to convert from NT to NS - CX-Designer
Objectives To enable the User to successfully convert an NT project to an NS one within the CX-Designer environment. Introduction Attached below are some documents that
Last Modified - 2009-04-30 - Similar Articles

The NS-series Programmable Terminal Is Not Equipped With An RS-422A Port, So How Can It Communicate Beyond The Rated Distance For RS-232C (15 m)?
Use an NS-AL002 RS-422/RS-232C Converter. Just attach the NS-AL002 Converter to the RS-232C connector to use it as an RS-422A port. Use an NT-AL001 RS-232C/RS-422A Link Adapt
Last Modified - 2016-05-13 - Similar Articles

How Can The NS-series Programmable Terminal's System Program Be Reinstalled?
Applicable Models: NT30, NT30C, NT620S, NT620C, NT625C, NT31, NT31C, NT631, and NT631C The system program cannot be installed from a computer for other NT-series Programmabl
Last Modified - 2008-11-06 - Similar Articles

Is The Support Tool For The Programmable Terminal "NT" (NT Support Tool) Compatible With The Windows2000/XP? And How About Older Versions Of Windows?
The Ver.4.05 of Windows version NT Support Tool (NTST) "NT-ZJCMX1-V[]"supports the Windows2000/XP. As for Windows versions which each version of NT Support Tool sup
Last Modified - 2008-11-06 - Similar Articles

Can A Screen Of The Programmable Terminal "NT" Be Created With The NS-Designer?
No. The NS-Designer cannot be used because it is designed exclusively for the NS Series. In order to create a screen of the NT Series, use the Windows version of the NT-ZJC
Last Modified - 2016-05-13 - Similar Articles

Can Multiple PLCs Be Connected To A Single Programmable Terminal (PT)?
With the Programmable Terminal "NT Series", multiple PLCs cannot be directly connected to a single PT. In the NT link (1:N mode), PLC:PT=1:N (N= 1 and above), no
Last Modified - 2008-11-06 - Similar Articles

In The NS-series Programmable Terminals, Is There A Way To Create a Group Of Buttons So That All Of The Other Buttons Go OFF When One Of The Buttons Is ON (i.e., Only 1 Button Can Be ON At A Time)?
These buttons, also known as radio buttons, can be created by specifying the same group number to the buttons on the Group Tab Page (an Expansion Tab) of the ON/OFF Button Pro
Last Modified - 2016-05-13 - Similar Articles

Can Programmable Terminal (PT)'s Screen Data Created With An MS DOS Version Support Tool For The Programmable Terminal "NT" (NT Support Tool) Be Modified With A Windows Version NT Support Tool?
It depends on direct access versions of screen data created with a MS DOS Version NT Support Tool. When using the latest direct access version (Direct Access Ver.5 for the Pro
Last Modified - 2008-11-06 - Similar Articles

What Is The Baud Rate Of High-Speed 1:N NT Link Communications? Also, How Can I Switch Communications From The Standard NT Link Protocol?
The high-speed NT Link's baud rate is 115 kbps. To set the high-speed NT Link, select the 1:N NT Link protocol in the Programmable Controller Setup and set the baud rate to 1
Last Modified - 2008-11-06 - Similar Articles

When Multiple Programmable Terminals Are Connected To A PLC With 1:N NT Link Communications And An Error Occurred In One Of The Programmable Terminals, Is It Possible To Detect That Error From The PLC?
A Programmable Terminal's operating status is given in bit 15 of the Programmable Terminal Status Notify Bits. That flag can be monitored in the PLC in order to recognize
Last Modified - 2016-05-13 - Similar Articles

A Message Saying The System Is Being Initialized Is Being Displayed. How Can I Restore Operation?
This message indicates that the Programmable Terminal is not communicating with the host. To start communications, the Programmable Terminal's communications settings must mat
Last Modified - 2016-05-13 - Similar Articles

There Are Two Serial Ports On The NS-series Programmable Terminal, But Can Both Ports Communicate At The Same Time?
Yes, they can, although 1:N NT Link communications cannot be used in both ports at the same time.
Last Modified - 2016-05-13 - Similar Articles

What Is The Difference In The Way That Serial Ports A And B Are Used On NT31/631 Programmable Terminals?
Either serial port A or serial port B may be used to connect to the host. Both ports cannot be simultaneously connected to a host. Screen data transfer can be don
Last Modified - 2008-11-06 - Similar Articles

Which Cable Can I Use To Transfer The Screen Data Or System Program?
1. IBM PC/AT or Compatible (Including NEC PC-98NX) Method 1: Use the XW2Z-S002 (cable length: 2 m) Male D-sub 9-pin and Female D-sub 9-pin Method 2: Use the CV500-CN228
Last Modified - 2016-05-13 - Similar Articles

How Can I Import I/O Comments That Were Created With The CX-Programmer FA Integrated Tool Package Into The NT-ZJCMX1-EV4 NT Support Tool?
Use the following procedure to import CX-Programmer I/O into the NT Support Tool. Steps Prior to Reading I/O Comments: In the CX-Programmer, open the ladder progra
Last Modified - 2008-11-06 - Similar Articles

When We Install CX-Programmer FA Integrated Tool Package, What Does Fins Gateway NSB Support Function Means In The Dialog?
Fins Gateway NSB Support Function means SYSMAC LINK (SLK) or Controller Link (CLK) Network Support board (NSB) with Fins Gateway SLK or CLK Driver. When we mount the ISA board
Last Modified - 2016-05-13 - Similar Articles

What Method Is Used To Store The Screens In The NT30, NT31, NT620, And NT631 Programmable Terminals?
Screen data is stored in flash memory, so there is no battery backup. The following data is retained by the battery: Numeral memory table and character string memor
Last Modified - 2008-11-06 - Similar Articles

What Are The Specifications Of The NT-AL001 RS232C/RS-422A Link Adapter?
Please refer to the following data. General Specifications  
Last Modified - 2016-05-13 - Similar Articles

What Cables Are Used To Connect The CX-Simulator To An OMRON Programmable Terminal To Operate The Programmable Terminal?
The Programmable Terminal's pin allocation is the same as a Programmable Controller's pin allocation, so use the same cable that is used to connect the computer to a Programma
Last Modified - 2014-06-06 - Similar Articles

Are CPT Files Omron Related?
CPT is the american version of Syswin. CPT is used for regular PLC programming of older systems compatible with Syswin ( CQM1 C200H PLC etc). It is possible to open an CPT
Last Modified - 2016-05-13 - Similar Articles

GWYs7 Gateway
Introduction This tutorial is intended as a supplement to the original manuals for the products. Therefore use this to become familiar with the product but not as an inst
Last Modified - 2018-02-27 - Similar Articles

NS Serial Connection With PLCs
Introduction This tutorial is intended as a supplement to the original manuals for the products. Therefore use it only to become familiar with the product, and
Last Modified - 2008-11-12 - Similar Articles

NT20S - Conversion from NT-DOS to NT Win
Introduction This tutorial is intended as a supplement to the original manuals for the products. Use it therefore as a means to get to know the product and not as an
Last Modified - 2008-11-13 - Similar Articles

Getting Started With NT2S-SF123B-E
Introduction This tutorial is intended as a supplement to the original manuals for the products. Therefore, use this as a means to get to know the product,&nbs
Last Modified - 2016-05-13 - Similar Articles

E5ZN As SAP In NS-Panel
Introduction This tutorial is intended as a supplement to the original manuals for the products. Therefore, use it as a means to familiarise yourself with
Last Modified - 2008-11-13 - Similar Articles

NS Screen Shift From PLC
Introduction This tutorial is intended as a supplement to the original manuals for the products. Therefore, use it as a means to get to familiarise yourself wi
Last Modified - 2008-11-13 - Similar Articles

Connecting a PC To NS Via CS/CJ PLC
Introduction This tutorial is intended as a supplement to the original manuals for the products. Therefore, use this as a means to familiarise yourself wi
Last Modified - 2010-03-11 - Similar Articles

Connecting a PC To CS/CJ PLC Via NS
Introduction This tutorial is intended as a supplement to the original manuals for the products. Therefore, use this to familiarise yourself&nbs
Last Modified - 2014-03-10 - Similar Articles

NS HMI - Data Logging
Objectives This Technical Note aims to give the user an overview of the Data Logging feature within the NS series. Introduction The Data Logging feature is a very strong fe
Last Modified - 2008-12-03 - Similar Articles

NS Series Programmable Terminal FTP Function
Objectives This technote is designed to explain the FTP function of the NS Series programmable terminal. Introduction 1. FTP on the NS Series 1.1. Intended Purpose FTP
Last Modified - 2014-03-13 - Similar Articles

USB Printers Tested Successfully On NS
The following printers have been tested successfully on the NS system version 6.6: - CANON BJF900 - CANON iP3300 The following printers have been tested successfully on t
Last Modified - 2009-05-21 - Similar Articles

Connection Diagram NT3S (models 121/123/124) - Siemens S7200/300
Objectives This technote illustrates the connection diagram for the NT3S - Siemens S700/300 Introduction Note: The cable shown here (and the driver Siemens NTXs v1.01) are
Last Modified - 2009-05-21 - Similar Articles

Connecting NQ Terminal To MX2 Inverter
Introduction Below steps describe the connection of a NQ HMI terminal to a MX2 inverter. Hardware needed NQ3 or NQ5 ( Use COM1) MX2 inverter. Cable connection
Last Modified - 2011-07-05 - Similar Articles

How To Configure 1 NS(NT Link) On A PLC Link Network
Introduction Sometimes there is a desire for a complete automation system with PLCs, HMI and inverter's, but in a small format for example, usin
Last Modified - 2010-07-27 - Similar Articles

Multiple Languages with the NQ HMI
Introduction Text in NQ applications can support up to 9 different languages within an NQ-Designer project. This article describes the procedure for adding an additional lang
Last Modified - 2012-07-12 - Similar Articles

Modbus sample: Connecting NS To V1000
Introduction This sample is a demonstration for direct memobus connection between NS and V1000. For NS5 to NS12 models but must be with System Version later than version
Last Modified - 2010-05-05 - Similar Articles

NS SAP For Modbus Communication To JX, MX2 Inverters Through PLC
Introduction The NS HMI can communicate with JX and MX2 Inverters through a PLC using Modbus Master function. SAPs function with all modern controllers which are configured a
Last Modified - 2013-11-21 - Similar Articles

How To Convert CX-Designer Projects Version 8.2 To 8.1
Here is a description on how to convert the system version of projects from Version 8.2 to Version 8.1 with the CX-Designer. This is helpful if you want to use your CX-De
Last Modified - 2010-10-14 - Similar Articles

How To Connect NQ HMI To Omron PLC Using Hostlink Protocol
Introduction This article describes the initial connection between a NQ HMI and a PLC using Hostlink protocol. For the example below a NQ3-TQ000B and a CP1L PLC will b
Last Modified - 2011-06-14 - Similar Articles

How To Manage Enhanced Write Filter Function Within XP Embedded
What is Enhanced Write Filter (EWF)? Enhanced Write Filter (EWF) is a component in XP Embedded which prevents write operations to another medium such as a DOM or Compact Flas
Last Modified - 2013-07-26 - Similar Articles

Connecting to a PLC through an NS with serial communications
This tutorial shows how you can program your PLC via the NS serial ports from a computer. To explain details of settings, procedures are described below with ex
Last Modified - 2012-07-05 - Similar Articles

How Do I Read The CSV Data Log From An NS With The Data Log Viewer Supplied With CX-Supervisor v3?
The Omron NS panel has the ability to produce a log of data in CSV format. In order to view this within the Data Log Viewer v2.0 supplied with CX-Supervisor the format must be
Last Modified - 2011-02-07 - Similar Articles

Read and Write a Recipe Record Name in an NS HMI
Introduction Do you need to read and write Recipe Names/Records with the NS HMI? The standard implementation of the Data Block (Recipe) in CX-Designer does not provide the
Last Modified - 2014-03-07 - Similar Articles

SAP To Control MX2 Inverter For NS Terminal
Introduction This article includes a sample SAP for NS HMIs to control values from a MX2: Conditions of use  HMI: NS version 6 and more. PLC: CP1H
Last Modified - 2011-07-08 - Similar Articles

Custom Screen Saver on an NS Terminal
Introduction This article describes how to create a custom screen saver for an NS HMI terminal with the macro function using CX-Designer software. This example requires the u
Last Modified - 2012-07-12 - Similar Articles

How To use CX-Designer with Remote Access To NS Via VPN
Objectives To demonstrate the necessary settings allowing CX-Designer users to upload/download from/to an NS HMI remotely (via Internet for example) - using a Virtual Private
Last Modified - 2014-03-10 - Similar Articles

How To Communicate Between NB terminal And Sysmac NJ controller
Introduction This is a quick tutorial on how to get the communication between the NB terminal and the Sysmac NJ controller over Ethernet. This turorial applies to all NB mode
Last Modified - 2014-07-01 - Similar Articles

Download And Upload Password Protected Projects To NB HMI
Introduction This article is designed to understand how to download and upload password protected project to a NB HMI. The contents of this article are applicable
Last Modified - 2014-07-31 - Similar Articles

How To Connect NB (HMI) To Peripheral Devices
Introduction The NB HMI series has the possibility to connect with Omron PLCs and devices through Ethernet, and Serial interfaces, particularly the Omron CP1L compact PLC&rsq
Last Modified - 2017-03-06 - Similar Articles

NB With CP1L Through COM1/RS232(Host Link)
Introduction This article is related to the article NB HMI and Connecting Peripheral Devices and explains how connection can be established with a CP1L and a CP1W-CIF01 using
Last Modified - 2013-11-21 - Similar Articles

NB With CP1L (2pcs) Through COM2/RS422(Host Link)
Introduction This article is related to the article NB HMI and Connecting Peripheral Devices and explains how connection can be established with a CP1L (2pcs) and a CP1W-CIF1
Last Modified - 2013-11-21 - Similar Articles

NB With CP1L Through COM1/RS232(Host Link) And MX2 (2pcs) Through COM2/RS485(Modbus RTU)
Introduction This article is related to the article NB HMI and Connecting Peripheral Devices and explains how connection can be established with a CP1L (CP1W-01) using Host L
Last Modified - 2014-03-04 - Similar Articles

NB With CP1L-EM (2pcs) Through Ethernet(FINS/UDP)
Introduction This article is related to the article NB HMI and Connecting Peripheral Devices and explains how connection can be established with two CP1L-EM using Ethernet (F
Last Modified - 2013-11-21 - Similar Articles

Connecting NB With CP1L-EM And CJ2M-CPU33 Through Ethernet(FINS/UDP)
Introduction This article is related to the article NB HMI and Connecting Peripheral Devices and explains how connection can be established with a CP1L-EM and a CJ2M-CPU33 us
Last Modified - 2014-02-17 - Similar Articles

How To Update The NB Kernel And Root File System
Introduction This article explains how a kernel and root file system update can be done with NB Manager. When downloading project from NB-Designer or transferring project fr
Last Modified - 2013-02-18 - Similar Articles

NB With CP1L-EM(FINS/UDP) And SMC-EX250(Modbus/TCP)
Introduction This article is related to the article NB HMI and Connecting Peripheral Devices and explains how connection can be established with a CP1L-EM (FINS/UDP) and a SM
Last Modified - 2013-11-21 - Similar Articles

Understanding C language (ANSI C89) Syntax / Functions in Macro Function of the NB HMI
Introduction The purpose of this article is to provide information about how to program C language (ANSI C89) Operators and how do they work within a Macro Function in a NB H
Last Modified - 2013-02-18 - Similar Articles

NB importing symbols from CX-Programmer / Switch host
Introduction This document guide is composed by three parts, structured as follows: A) Exporting and importing symbols from a CX-Programmer to a NB-Designer project:
Last Modified - 2014-05-22 - Similar Articles

How To Use USB Memory Sticks On NB HMI
Introduction The NB*-TW01B series is equipped with a USB HOST port, which is a USB A-type port. Through this port, USB memory can be connected to perform uploading, downloa
Last Modified - 2016-03-11 - Similar Articles

How Do I Use User Permissions And Security Levels In The NB HMI?
Introduction This article explains the security features in the NB HMI. There are two security features implemented in the NB HMI; Security Levels and User Permissions. Th
Last Modified - 2014-02-27 - Similar Articles

How To Connect Two NB HMIs To a CP1 PLC over Ethernet(FINS-UDP)
Introduction This article is related to the article NB HMI and Connecting Peripheral Devices and explains how connection can be established between two NB HMIs with a CP1 PLC
Last Modified - 2013-11-21 - Similar Articles

How To Use Vector and Bitmap Graphics In The NB HMI
Introduction This article explains how to use vector and bitmap graphics in the NB HMI.  Vector and Bitmap Graphics The NB HMI supports two different kind of graphic
Last Modified - 2014-03-13 - Similar Articles

How To Synchronize Time Between A NJ And NS Using A NTP Server In Windows 7 Or Via The Internet
Introduction This article explains how to synchronize time between a NJ-NS using a NTP Server. A NTP Server can be a running on a Windows 7 platform or from a server on the i
Last Modified - 2014-07-01 - Similar Articles

How To Connect NB HMI To A Trajexia Motion Controller
Introduction This article is related to the article NB HMI and Connecting Peripheral Devices and explains how connection can be established between NB series terminal and Omr
Last Modified - 2015-04-01 - Similar Articles

How To Communicate Between NB HMI And Sysmac NJ Controller With CJ1W-SCUx2-unit
Introduction This is a quick start tutorial on how to get the communication between the NB HMI and the Sysmac NJ controller with Serial communication. This turorial applies t
Last Modified - 2015-02-09 - Similar Articles

NS-Series Programmable Terminal Performance Tips
Objectives This article provides tips with details that improve performance of an NS-Series Programmable Terminal. Introduction NS-Series HMIs offer high performa
Last Modified - 2013-12-19 - Similar Articles

How To Connect NB HMI To S7-1200 Using Modbus TCP
Introduction This article explains how to connect a NB HMI to a S7-1200 using Modbus TCP. Content Required Equipment Modbus TCP Communication between NB HMI an
Last Modified - 2014-01-27 - Similar Articles

NB Multi-language Tutorial
Introduction This article will provide details for the use and functionality of the multi-language feature supported by the NB HMI.   The NB HMI supports up to 32
Last Modified - 2014-01-20 - Similar Articles

How to use NB Events
Objectives This article will provide details for the use and functionality of the events feature supported by the NB HMI.  Introduction The NB-series programmable term
Last Modified - 2014-02-17 - Similar Articles

NB Data Log With USB Memory Removal Detection
Objectives This article demonstrates detection of USB memory stick removal while logging data with the Data History component in the NB HMI. Introduction The NB HMI
Last Modified - 2017-11-08 - Similar Articles

NB Macro FAQ's and Tips
Objectives This article addresses common questions when creating and using macros in the NB HMI. Introduction The macro function of the NB HMI is a powerful
Last Modified - 2014-02-06 - Similar Articles

Unicode Character Use With The NB HMI
Objectives This article provides details for the use of Unicode characters in NB HMI applications. Introduction Unicode is a computing industry standard
Last Modified - 2014-04-09 - Similar Articles

Synchronize NS Clock With NJ Clock Using SAP
Introduction This is a quick start tutorial on how to get the clock synchronized between the NS HMI and the Sysmac NJ Series controller, using SAP (Smart Active Parts). 
Last Modified - 2014-08-12 - Similar Articles

How Do I Use A Tablet or Mobile With My HMI?
Introduction Most of Omron's HMI touch screens support remote connectivity from another device. Devices which support remote connectivity are the NA, the NS and the NB HMIs.
Last Modified - 2017-12-06 - Similar Articles

Creating Multilingual Applications Using The NB Text Library Tool
Objectives This article provides details for the use of the NB Text Library Tool. Introduction The NB HMI supports the creation of multilingual applications. NB-Designer of
Last Modified - 2015-03-12 - Similar Articles

Using NS HMI Troubleshooter For NJ Controllers - Video
Introduction Video showing how to use the NS built-in NJ troubleshooter over a network to diagnose multiple Sysmac NJ controllers:
Last Modified - 2014-07-02 - Similar Articles

How To Connect NB HMI To The G9SP Safety Controller
Introduction This article is intended to explain how to connect a NB HMI to the G9SP Omron Safety Controller including an example NB-Designer project. With the release of
Last Modified - 2016-02-19 - Similar Articles

How To Use The NB Web Interface Functionality
Introduction This article is intended to explain how to use the Web Interface feature of the NB HMI. The Web Interface feature is accessible using the kernel and rootsf
Last Modified - 2014-08-15 - Similar Articles

How To Use Group Components In The NB HMI
Introduction This article is intended to explain how to use the Group Components feature in NB-Designer. What are Group Component(s) Group Component is a software feature i
Last Modified - 2015-03-16 - Similar Articles

Introduction To The NA Troubleshooter
Introduction How to use the NA Series built in Troubleshooter for NJ and NX devices: Note This functionality requires Sysma
Last Modified - 2015-04-08 - Similar Articles


 

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