Factory IO Download – Connect S7-200 SMART PLC To Factory I/O

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Factory IO Download – a 3D factory simulation software for learning automation technologies.  Factory I/O supported the driver to connect to the device from Allen-Bradley, Schneider, Siemens and other devices using Modbus, OPC… This post, 365evn shows you: How to connect PLC Siemens S7 200 SMART to Factory I/O via Ethernet cable.  

Download Factory IO – 3D Factory Simulation Software

You can download Factory I/O software at the end of the post. And then install it on Windows. Factory_IO helps you easy to use the software by supplying the documentation and tutorial. You can refer to it on the home screen of the software.

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The driver of Factory I/O (Allen Bradley, Siemens, Modbus…)

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Connect S7-200 SMART PLC To Factory I/O Through Ethernet Cable

  • Hardware used:
    • Siemens PLC S7-200 SMART CPU ST20
    • Ethernet cable for connecting PLC to PC
  • Software:
    • Step7 Micro/WIN SMART 2.6 (latest version)
    • Factory I/O 2.4
    • S7-200 SMART project “Sort height basic” (Sourced from factory_io sample project).

 You can download all the above software on 365EVN

Factory IO Connect To PLC S7 200 Smart

On S7 200 Smart PLC Programming Software – Step7 Micro/WIN SMART 2.6
  • Step 1: Download the project “Sort height basic” at the end of the post.
  • Step 2: Configure the CPU module, IP Address for your device by clicking “System block” on the project tree.
  • Step 3: Connect and download S7 200 smart project to PLC
On Factory I/O Software
  • Step 1: Open FACTORY IO Software, create a project from the parts. In this post, we used a project from the sample. Click “Scenes” and open “Sorting by height (Basic)”.
  • Step 2: Connect factory_I/O to S7-200 SMART PLC
    • Click “File” -> “Drivers” (or press F4). On the “Driver” box click and select “Siemens S7-200/300/400”. And then click “Configuration”.
    • Configure the parameters for PLC as the model (S7-200), host (PLC IP Address) …
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Configuration S7-200 SMART PLC Connect Factory IO
    •  Back to “Driver” click “Connect” and check the connection. You can see a green tick symbol if the connection is good.
  • Step 3: Run the simulation and check on Step7 MicroWIN Smart for the program to work.

factory-io-download-sample-projectFor more detail of the steps, you can refer to the below video.

Guide Video To Connect PLC And Factory IO Download

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Factory IO Download – Direct Link

  • Download Factory IO software: Link
  • S7-200 SMART PLC Project – Sort height basic (Source from Factory_I/O sample project): Link
  • Siemens S7 200 Smart PLC Programming Software – Step7 Micro/WIN SMART 2.6: Link
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