FP-X series Ethernet configuration
if you access to PLC by FP-X COM5 unit via Ethernet, it is necessary to configure the communication settings of FX-X by FPWIN GR(Programming tool) and the communication settings by and the communication settings of FX-X COM5 unit by Control Configurator WD(IP Address Searching Tool).
This sample assume the following cases.
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|Host IP address||192.168.1.2|
|Host Port number||0|
|PLC IP address||192.168.1.1|
|PLC Port number||1025|
IP address and Port number
- FP-COM5 is a exchange unit of serial and Ethernet , therefore it is necessary to confiugre the serial port settings of FX-X.
- It is necessary to set to appropriate values of Unit No, the communicate mode, the transmission format, and the transmission rate.
IP Address Searching Tool
It is possible to configure the Ethernet parameters of IP address and port number, etc. by using parameter screen of Configurator WD.
- It is possible to search FX-X COM5 by Configurator WD(IP Address Searching Tool).
- You right-click from the result list in FP-X COM5, and open a set screen of IP address.
Configuration of IP address and Port number
- You specify IP address, the subnet mask, and the default gateway.