Possibilities for EtherCAT diagnostics in TwinCAT
The diagnostic functions integrated into TwinCAT’s EtherCAT master facilitate rapid and targeted commissioning for even extensive topologies. Graphical user interfaces and comprehensive overview tables enable faulty installations to be rapidly identified. Many of the functions can also be directly accessed via the task or the PLC.
In this 30-minute webinar, Dr. Josef Papenfort, TwinCAT Product Manager, and Martin Podrouschek, Product Manager Fieldbus Systems, introduce the possibilities and advantages of EtherCAT diagnostics in TwinCAT. The webinar is intended for technically oriented users who already have some experience of using TwinCAT automation software.
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The TwinCAT software system turns almost any PC-based system into a real-time control with multiple PLC, NC, CNC and/or robotics runtime systems.
The EtherCAT Terminal system provides a comprehensive range of products for all signals in the world of automation.