Compact PLC Project to 800XA System
How to convert the Compact HMI project to 800XA System.
We have 800XA System installed and Existing Compact HMI also installed as standalone.
How to add compact HMI controller and Project to 800XA System , with minimum reworks.
Steps to follow:
Open Compact control builder
Open the project that you want to move to 800xa
Go to "Tool->Maintenace->ProjectBackup" Menu
Select the Full backup option
Take the project and copy in the AC800M connectivetly server
Open Control builder proffessional M(Make sure both are compatiable,means compact control builder and control builder profeesional M software are compatible)
Go to "Tool->Maintenance->Upgrade from compact(I am not existly sure what is the menu name but you try you will get this option at this place)
Select the project and upgrade
This is the process that you have to do.
This will only convert the project to control builder professional M which means you can what ever tags you creat you can see in the 800xa.
This what I remember. However if you still have issue please feel free to contact me.
In the meain time i will try to find the proper document for you.