How to Upgrade Firmware PLC Siemens S7-200 SMART? In this post, 365EVN shows you the steps to upgrade the S7 200 SMART PLC Firmware using Step 7 MicroWIN SMART 2.6 programming software.
Preparing To Upgrade Firmware PLC S7-200 SMART
To upgrade S7 200 SMART PLC firmware, we have 02 methods:
- Upgrade PLC S7-200 SMART Firmware by using a Micro SD memory card.
- Upgrade S7-200 SMART Firmware by using the “Firmware update” function on Step 7 Micro/WIN SMART
In this post, we guide you to upgrade the firmware of PLC S7-200 SMART using Step7 MicroWIN SMART V2.6 software, it is simple and easy to do. To make an Upgrade Firmware PLC S7-200 smart we need some things:
- Hardware: PLC S7-200 SMART Series. We used CPU ST20.
- Software: Step 7 Micro/WIN SMART. The latest version (Until now) is V2.6
- Firmware file for the CPU. You can download it at the end of the post.
Could be helpful for you:
- Upload, Download Program HMI Proface Using Ethernet & USB Cable On GP-Pro EX
- INSTALL HSP TIA PORTAL – HOW TO? LEARN S7-1200 PLC SERIES
Upgrade Firmware PLC S7 200 SMART On Step 7 MicroWIN SMART
To make an FW upgrade for PLC S7-200 SMART on Step7 Micro/WIN SMART 2.6, follow the steps:
- Download the FW you want to upgrade for your device. And then extract it, we have a file *.udp.
- Open “Step7 MW SMART” and connect the PLC. You can use an Ethernet cable to do it, refer to the previous post if necessary.
- On the menu click the “PLC” tab -> “Information – PLC”.
- Click “System” -> “CPU name”. Now, you can see your device information included order number, serial number, hardware and firmware revision.
- Now, click “Firmware update” -> “Browse” and select the FW file you downloaded and extract (Filename extension is “*.upd”). And then click “Update”.
- Waiting for the update firmware of the PLC S7 200 SMART to complete. Note: Do not disconnect the power or Ethernet cable during updating.
Some Notes About Upgrade Firmware PLC S7-200 SMART
- The firmware V2.6 only follows the CPU with article number “-0AA1”
- You can update an S7 200 SMART CPU Firmware with article number “-0AA0” to version V2.5.
- Read the “S7-200 SMART System Manual V2.6” for more information.
S7-200 SMART Firmware Download
- S7-200 SMART CPU Firmware V2.4: Link
- Link S7-200 SMART CPU Firmware V2.5
- Step 7 MicroWIN SMART & System Manual V2.6: Link
The S7 200 smart firmware update v2.7 was released with the Step7 Micro/WIN Smart 2.7. The new version was released with more new features. Download the S7 200 Smart firmware update v2.7 here.
If you have any questions about: “Upgrade Firmware PLC S7-200 SMART Use STEP 7 MicroWIN SMART” please comment below.
See you in the next posts!
-365EVN; Refer: Siemens.com–
If you find this content valuable, please rate it (click the button above), share it with your friends or invite me for a coffee by clicking the button below.