In this section you'll find several sets of downloadable files, ranging from simple forms to join PI to executables to help you engineering and commissioning PROFIBUS and PROFINET devices. Much of it is free, although to get some files you'll need to join PI (Become a member) to gain access. The 'key' icon tells you which file needs a password.
For non-members we offer certain documents for sale. Please find our current literature list with official prices and order form here.
If you are looking for a specific order number please use also the full text search in the upper left hand corner of this website to find your documentation or software.
This overview is intended to help with the correct spelling and typing of some very often used terms. You can read the terms online and download the list as a word-file (see below).
For publications of PI in English, American English is applied.
The correct spelling and typing (capital / small letters, blanks) for the following terms is:
PROFINET IO-Device (also: IO-Device)
PROFINET IO-Controller (also: IO-Controller)
PROFINET IO-Supervisor (also: IO-Supervisor)
PI (PROFIBUS & PROFINET International)
RPA (Regional PI Association)
PICC (PI Competence Center)
PICC for PROFIBUS
PICC for PROFIBUS for Process Automation
PICC for Drives and Motion Control for PROFIBUS (PROFIdrive)
PICC for Safety Technology for PROFIBUS (PROFIsafe)
PICC for PROFINET
PICC for PROFINET for Process Automation
PICC for Drives and Motion Control for PROFINET (PROFIdrive)
PICC for Safety Technology for PROFINET (PROFIsafe)
PITL (PI Test Laboratory, PI Test Lab)
PITL for PROFIBUS
PITL for PROFINET
PITC (PI Training Center)
Certified PROFIBUS Installer
Certified PROFIBUS Engineer
Certified PROFINET Installer
Certified PROFINET Engineer