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This guideline describes how to use the PROFINET IO diagnosis. It assists manufacturers during their own device development in “how to issue diagnosis information”, clients of the diagnosis (superordinated PLC and its user application program, diagnosis tools, engineering system, HMI, maintenance station…) in “how to get, process and present diagnosis information”.
The intended audiences of this document are therefore developers of PROFINET IO devices, PLC developers, application program developers as well as developers of engineering systems, HMIs, web servers or maintenance stations. At least some knowledge of PROFINET IO technology is assumed.
Order No.: 7.142
New draft in PI-Review:
Order No: 7.142
This draft is published for testing and review only.
It must not be used for development purposes.
Comments to be submitted to www.profibus-project.com,
until January 23, 2017.