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[?]: Connecting USB device to S7-1500 PLC

Posted: Sun Apr 10, 2016 5:41 am
by misa1515
Hello,

is possible connect USB devices to S7 PLC (S7-300, S7-1500) and control USB devices with Step7 program?
Who know to help with way of use or concept idea?

Thanks.

Re: [?]: Connecting USB device to S7-1500 PLC

Posted: Sun Apr 10, 2016 6:15 am
by CoMod
(sfaq) Which hardware can be connected to the USB port on HMI operator panels?
https://support.industry.siemens.com/cs ... n&lc=ru-RU

or selfmade
ARM board (STM32/Discovery/Nucleo/TI) + write USB host driver for your device + write comunication driver for connect RS485/Ethernet => PLC free port RS485/Ethernet function

USB Host on STM32F4 Discovery https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UWL6siUNzzc
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or use WinCE PLC with native USB
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