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Documentation

System Catalogue : PCD3

Extract PP26-215_A0120 System Catalogue : PCD3

Chapter:
Automation Stations - PCD3

ENG17 .pdf 10.41 MB Download
FRA17 .pdf 10.23 MB Download
GER17 .pdf 10.42 MB Download
ITA17 .pdf 10.21 MB Download

PCD3.WAC "Wide-Area-Controller"

Flyer PP26-460 PCD3.WAC "Wide-Area-Controller"

CES09 .pdf 0.34 MB Download
ENG09 .pdf 0.34 MB Download
FRA09 .pdf 0.34 MB Download
GER09 .pdf 0.34 MB Download
POR09 .pdf 0.34 MB Download
SPA09 .pdf 0.34 MB Download

PCD3-WAC

Manual 26-862 PCD3-WAC

DE06 .pdf 5.95 MB Download
EN06 .pdf 6.05 MB Download
FR06 .pdf 5.91 MB Download

PCD3 Hardware

Manual 26-789 PCD3 Hardware

ENG19 .pdf 16.11 MB Download
FRA19 .pdf 15.43 MB Download
GER19 .pdf 17.69 MB Download
ITA19 .pdf 14.98 MB Download

TCP/IP - Ethernet for the Saia PCD® Serie

Manual 26-776 TCP/IP - Ethernet for the Saia PCD® Serie

ENG12 .pdf 20.76 MB Download
FRA12 .pdf 20.54 MB Download
GER12 .pdf 10.16 MB Download
IT03 Archive .pdf 4.43 MB Download

TCP/IP-Enhancements

Manual 26-867 TCP/IP-Enhancements

ENG05 .pdf 3.55 MB Download
FRA05 .pdf 3.47 MB Download
GER05 .pdf 3.51 MB Download

PCD3-WAC WAN Networking guide

Manual PCD3-WAC WAN Networking guide

DE2 Archive .pdf 0.31 MB Download
EN2 Archive .pdf 0.30 MB Download

Application notes including examples PPP, DHCP, DNS and SNTP

Info Application notes including examples PPP, DHCP, DNS and SNTP

DE3 Archive .zip 14.95 MB Download
EN3 Archive .zip 14.73 MB Download

Demo Application for PCD3-WAC with description

Software Demo Application for PCD3-WAC with description

DE-EN2 .zip 4.49 MB Download

Firmware used in production

The actual COSinus FW 1.20.xx or higher is available from the COSinus firmware page.

IO-Board firmware for PCD3 WAC

Firmware IO-Board firmware for PCD3 WAC

This is a firmware ford the IO-Board integrated in to the PCD3 WAC and not the FW for the PCD3 WAC himself.

On this FW the error in relation with the overflow status flag of analogue inputs was fixed.

This flag was set to high in the middle

1.00.13 New .zip 0.01 MB Download

Software / Tools

HTML diagnostic pages for WAC

Software HTML diagnostic pages for WAC

EN .zip 0.00 MB Download

Good to know

When upgrading from firmware 1.10.xx or 1.14.xx to 1.16.xx/1.20.xx the memory of the PCD will be lost, see FAQ 101535.

The differences between firmware version 1.16.69 and 1.22.xx are listed in FAQ 101820.

The differences between firmware version 1.16.27 and 1.16.52 are listed in FAQ 101624.

The differences between firmware version 1.14.23 and 1.16.27 are listed in FAQ 101624.

For programming the PCD3 Wide area controller, PG5 2.0.150 or later is to be used.

PCD3

  • Is it possible to use a 16 DI/O module on the base addresse 240? (FAQ #101671)
  • Important remark when updating the PCD firmware to 1.16.xx (FAQ #101587)
  • Why does the BACnet "Upload/Merge" not work on very busy IP networks? (FAQ #101417)
  • Why is there a difference in the power consumption calculation between the Excel sheet and the Device Configurator? (FAQ #101398)
  • Does a PCD automatically generate "gratuitous ARP" telegrams? (FAQ #101045)
  • Order numbers for I/O cover and battery module cover (FAQ #100945)
  • Why doesn't my CPU go in RUN after download, even if this download option has been activated? (FAQ #100942)
  • Why goes the PCD3 in HALT with a BUS Error when changing the Profi S-Bus configuration in the hardware settings (FAQ #100828)
  • How can the bus be terminated on Port 3 of a PCD3.M5340 (FAQ #100766)
  • Why can't I connect a PCD3.M5xx0 over the serial PGU port? (FAQ #100737)
  • Virtual Private Network (VPN) in the example of BacNet (FAQ #100730)
  • How long does it take to load the supercap? (FAQ #100707)
  • The init-string with PIN-code for the GSM modem (G736-AS2) does not work on the PCD3 (FAQ #100654)
  • Conflict between communication module (PCD3.F1xx) and memory module (PCD3.Rxxx) (FAQ #100636)
  • It is not possible to use the internal backup memory with FW <030 (FAQ #100616)
  • allowed Firmware for PCD3.M5540 hardware version D (FAQ #100590)
  • How should the PCD3 User LED work? (FAQ #100565)
  • Is it possible to download an xx7 firmware to a classic PCD and invers? (FAQ #100557)
  • Intelligent modules aren't correctly detected on HW version older than "D" (FAQ #100549)
  • Is it possible to use the S-Net MPI port as free RS 485 port? (FAQ #100529)
  • Why does the ethernet communication stop after a few days/weeks (FAQ #100528)
  • Is the XOB 5 "No response from I/O module (I/O Quit Failure)" supported by the PCD3? (FAQ #100501)
  • Can the S-Net MPI-Port on the PCD3.M5xx0 and on the PCD2.M5xx0 be used as standard RS-485 Port (FAQ #100500)
  • Why can't I connect a PCD over Ethernet after replacing its Ethernet module? (FAQ #100156)
  • Can input/output modules be changed under tension (hot-plug)? (FAQ #100111)

PCD3 / _Firmware Classic

  • Why the RS-485 S-Bus communication between the PCD master and the slave does fail sometime, if FW 1.28.20…1.28.33 is used? (FAQ #102026)
  • PCD Firmware 1.28.16 or 1.24.69 fix the Ethernet frame padding information leakage (FAQ #102011)
  • What are the differences between the COSinus firmwares FW 1.28.11 and FW 1.28.37? (FAQ #102010)
  • Lon Bindings lost after power off / on with FW 1.26.15 (FAQ #101999)
  • What are the differences between the COSinus firmwares FW 1.24.67 and FW 1.26.31? (FAQ #101987)
  • What is the meaning of the PCD history entry ‘FWDnld UnknownFW’? (FAQ #101959)
  • MUKE error 100xxxxxH (FAQ #101933)
  • How to find more information based on the error message "SF not loaded"? (FAQ #101568)
  • What does CSF stand for? (FAQ #101566)
  • What are the differences between firmware 1.10.51 and 1.14.23? (FAQ #101470)
  • Why can't I send more than 512 bytes using the STXT instruction? (FAQ #101468)
  • Can I have more than 16 COBs? (FAQ #101467)
  • Why is the error bit 7 or 8 set when I try to execute a "Backup DB to flash"? (FAQ #101466)
  • What are the differences between firmware 1.10.16 and 1.10.51? (FAQ #101422)
  • How to define a comma as separator in interpreted texts? (FAQ #101392)
  • Potential data loss on SD cards bigger than 256 MBytes (FAQ #101377)
  • Is the "full duplex" mode supported by the Ethernet ports of a PCD? (FAQ #101365)
  • Overview of the current production firmware versions (FAQ #101304)
  • What does "Saia PCD® COSinus" stand for? (FAQ #101297)
  • How to implement a software watchdog (FAQ #101285)
  • Why does the S-I/O communication no longer work on a PCD3 or a PCD2.M5? (FAQ #101244)
  • What is the "WebServer2" on Saia PCD® COSinus systems? (FAQ #101191)
  • Can I calulate with IEEE floating point values on a PCD system? (FAQ #101188)
  • Can I read a value from a PCD text and copy it into a register? (FAQ #101187)
  • Is it possible to search an expression within a PCD text? (FAQ #101186)
  • The XOB 8 is no longer called on the systems Saia PCD® COSinus. (FAQ #101137)
  • Why does the communication on the PCD3.F281 not work? (FAQ #101090)
  • Why does a "KRNL ERROR" or a "SWTO Error" occur? (FAQ #101069)
  • What criterias are to be fulfilled for sending e-Mails from the PCD? (FAQ #101054)
  • Why is the message: "Failed to get data on alarm.exe" displayed on the alarming page? (FAQ #100963)
  • Is it possible reading the PCD "IP address" from the user program? (FAQ #100952)
  • How does the system watchdog work? (FAQ #100908)
  • How to dump the memory of a PCD (with Saia PCD® COSinus firmware)? (FAQ #100833)
  • Why are broadcast telegramms not working anymore on the PCD3 or PCD2.M480 (FAQ #100798)
  • Why is the Port 3 on the PCD3.M5340 not running correctly in RS 485 mode? (FAQ #100765)
  • Download of PCD3 firmware fails on END command (NAK response) (FAQ #100742)
  • New firmware version names for Saia PCD® COSinus systems (a.bb.cc) (FAQ #100741)
  • Why can't I connect a PCD3.M5xx0 over the serial PGU port? (FAQ #100737)
  • PCD3.Mxxxx Real Time Clock (RTC) corruption (FAQ #100712)
  • Can I use the character mode with XON/XOFF protocol on NT-PCD's? (FAQ #100700)
  • Download of PCD3 firmware fails on END command (no response) (FAQ #100681)
  • Download of PCD3 firmware fails with "NAK response" (FAQ #100679)
  • Different handling of the TBSY flag (in MC mode) between PCD3 / PCD2.M5 and older systems (FAQ #100655)
  • Conflict between communication module (PCD3.F1xx) and memory module (PCD3.Rxxx) (FAQ #100636)
  • allowed Firmware for PCD3.M5540 hardware version D (FAQ #100590)
  • Intelligent modules aren't correctly detected on HW version older than "D" (FAQ #100549)
  • Why is the message: "cannot create page content yet" appears from time to time (FAQ #100527)
  • PCD8.K120 doesn't work after FW download to PCD3 (FAQ #100524)
  • Why does "Sasi Slave" on Port 1 / 0 (RS232) of the PCD3 generate an error? (FAQ #100420)
  • PCD3 problem with "Real TIME CLOCK" Firmware V010 (FAQ #100387)
  • lose Hardware settings after Firmware update (FAQ #100366)
  • FW depending differences in the handling of the diagnosic flags (FAQ #100321)
  • Error LED of PCD is lit! How to find the problem? (FAQ #100269)
  • Download of the wrong FW to a PCD3 possible (FAQ #100259)
  • What EPROM burner is recommended to create firmware chips for PCD's? (FAQ #100256)
  • Firmware version naming of non-Saia PCD® COSinus systems (FAQ #100176)
  • Not all History entries can be found in the Online Help of PG5 (FAQ #100173)
  • Why is the instruction DSP not supported on Saia PCD® COSinus systems? (FAQ #100034)

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