Version overview

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PG5 2.1.430

  • This version does include a complete installation package of PG5 2.1.430
  • This version of the PG5 contains important corrections for PG5 2.1.310/311/400/410/420 and Web Editor 8.
  • Projects done with the version 2.1.300/310/311/400/410/420 will be fully compatible with this new version.
  • This version does not replace the version 2.1.2xx of Saia PG5® and does not uninstall older PG5 2.1.2xx versions
  • This version is fully compatible with previous versions of PG5 2.1 and can be installed in parallel with previous versions of PG5 2.1.2xx or 2.0
  • Installation:
    For the installation, you just have to start the setup.
    As this package contains the full setup, the installer will first automatically uninstall the version V2.1.300/310/311/400/410/420 and then install the new version.
  • The installation of this new version will remove the precedent installation of PG52.1.420, but the existing project data will not be affected.
  • It is also possible to install this version on computers that do not have the PG5 V2.1.300/310/311/400/410/420 installed.

 

Correction and modifications included in PG5 2.1.430

  • Detailed information about the modifications and how to use the new features could be found on the document “What's new in PG5 2.1”

New Features / Improvements

Support for new devices:

  • PCD1.M2220-C15: E-Line PCD controller
    E-Line PCD with 6 onboard I/O's and 2 I/O slots
    This new device is define under the ‘PCD1 E-Line Series’ category in the Device Configurator
  • PCD2.M4160: PCD2 with 4 I/O slots
  • PCD2.M4560: PCD2 with 4 I/O slots, expandable


Windows 10:

  • PG5 2.1.430 can be installed and used on Windows 10 operating system.

Corrections

Fupla:

  • Templates containing DBs are now imported correctly
  • Tagging of adjust parameters that caused multi defined symbols


Support for E-Line programmable devices:

  • Several corrections regarding the support of E-Line programmable devices in the assembler, program downloader and in the Online Debugger


Symbol Editor:

  • Improve the update of the symbol table after a build
  • Fix issue regarding the DB Edit dialog


Web Editor 8.2:

  • Fix regarding conversion of prio mode color property to local variables
  • Add possibility to add custom text to applet tag in HTML


BACnet Configurator and Compiler:

  • Use default encoding when export / import CSV file.

 

FBox libraries and Firmware version:

  • This version contains all the FBox libraries and Firmware version that have been release since version 2.1.420

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PG5 2.1.420

  • This version does include a complete installation package of PG5 2.1.420
  • This version of the PG5 contains important corrections for PG5 2.1.310/311/400/410 and Web Editor 8.
  • Projects done with the version 2.1.300/310/311/400/410 will be fully compatible with this new version.
  • This version does not replace the version 2.1.2xx of Saia PG5® and does not uninstall older PG5 2.1.2xx versions
  • This version is fully compatible with previous versions of PG5 2.1 and can be installed in parallel with previous versions of PG5 2.1.2xx or 2.0
  • Installation:
    For the installation, you just have to start the setup.
    As this package contains the full setup, the installer will first automatically uninstall the version V2.1.300/310/311/400/410 and then install the new version.
  • It is also possible to install this version on computers that do not have the PG5 V2.1.300/310/311/400/410 installed.

 

Correction and modifications included in PG5 2.1.420

  • Detailed information about the modifications and how to use the new features could be found on the document “What's new in PG5 2.1”

 

Fupla:

  • Correction in Find and Replace when updating the tags names
  • Fupla handles now printing in Cute PDF format
  • Corrections in order to improve stability when deleting FBoxes
  • Correction in adjust parameters handling to ensure correct handling of the new E-Line FBoxes.
  • Corrections in the code generator in order to ensure download in run with the downloadable in run marked FBoxes


Web Editor 8:

  • In template handling, allow overwriting of template file and preserve original position of elements when creating the template
  • Images of templates are copied too when copying and pasting a view in the solution window
  • When restoring a project or device, the PG5 device path in the web project folder is correctly set
  • New IMaster Jar containing several corrections regarding trending and dropdown painter

 
Device Configurator:

  • On PCD1.F2611, PCD1.G1100, PCD1.G3600, PCD1.G3601 and PCD1.W5300, corrections have been made on the module texts (Ni1000 L&S ...) and in the configuration of digital inputs


BACnet Configurator and Compiler:

  • When importing CSV files, the character set is correctly handled
  • Other small improvements


Project Manager:

  • Project Manager correctly behaves when displaying the Program Information when S-Bus is password protected


FTP Download:

  • Ensure correct download when using DHCP


LON Configuration Editor:

  • The LON catalog files contain now only the items of the current project


HMI Editor:

  • When importing PG5 1.4 projects, symbols of the type inputs or outputs are correctly handled

 

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PG5 2.1.410

  • This version does include a complete installation package of PG5 2.1.410
  • This version of the PG5 contains important corrections for PG5 2.1.310/311/400 and Web Editor 8.
  • Projects done with the version 2.1.300 will be fully compatible with this new version.
  • This version does not replace the version 2.1.2xx of Saia PG5® and does not uninstall older PG5 2.1.2xx versions
  • This version is fully compatible with previous versions of PG5 2.1 and can be installed in parallel with previous versions of PG5 2.1.2xx or 2.0
  • Installation:
    For the installation, you just have to start the setup.
    As this package contains the full setup, the installer will first automatically uninstall the version V2.1.300/310/311/400 and then install the new version.
  • It is also possible to install this version on computers that do not have the PG5 V2.1.300 installed.

Correction and modifications included in PG5 2.1.410

  • Detailed information about the modifications and how to use the new features could be found on the document “What's new in PG5 2.1”

Device Configurator:

  • The device configurator can now upload the configurations of PCS1 and PCD1.M1 CPU's

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PG5 2.1.400

  • This version does include a complete installation package of PG5 2.1.400
  • This version of the PG5 contains important corrections for PG5 2.1.310/311 and Web Editor 8.
  • Projects done with the version 2.1.300 will be fully compatible with this new version.
  • This version does not replace the version 2.1.2xx of Saia PG5® and does not uninstall older PG5 2.1.2xx versions
  • This version is fully compatible with previous versions of PG5 2.1 and can be installed in parallel with previous versions of PG5 2.1.2xx or 2.0
  • Installation:
    For the installation, you just have to start the setup.
    As this package contains the full setup, the installer will first automatically uninstall the version V2.1.300/310/311 and then install the new version.
  • It is also possible to install this version on computers that do not have the PG5 V2.1.300 installed.

Correction and modifications included in PG5 2.1.400.

  • Detailed information about the modifications and how to use the new features could be found on the document “What's new in PG5 2.1”

Device Configurator:
Support of the new programmable E-Line Module

  • PCD1.G3600-C15: E-Line room control module
  • PCD1.G3601-C15: E-Line room control module + auxiliary RS-485
  • PCD1.G1100-C15: E-Line light & blind module
  • PCD1.F2611-C15: E-Line DALI module + auxiliary RS-485
  • PCD1.W5300-C15: E-Line analogue module
  • PCD3.M6880: Dual processor PCD with redundancy support.
  • PCD7.D443WT5R: Programmable MircroBrowser Panel, 4.3’’ inches.

Project Manager:

  • Specify the device type during the creation of the device

WebEditor 8:

  • Contains DDS Suite 2.5 templates in Dutch and French
  • Contains S-Monitoring templates
  • Support FTP Server passive Mode
  • Different correction and performance improvements

Fupla:

  • Two levels of groups in the template organization
  • Text content displayed in online probe
  • Page import/export include symbol tags

Symbol Editor

  • Display the first 5 elementes of a DB in the symbol editor

BACnet Configurator and Compiler

  • Support for Foreign languages like Russian
  • Character set change in BACnet Configurator, ANSI encoding becomes UTF8

LON Configuration editor:

  • Assign address

DDC Suite Add-On Tool:

  • Automatically link BACnet.bnt
  • No reuse of IDs
  • Prevent DDC Suite FBox update problems
  • Do not re-index program objects (PO)
  • Tool modifications, Blacklist select/unselect all

FBox libraries:

  • Update of diverse FBox
  • New PEHA PHC library for the use of PEHA devices ET B 2/4/8, ET D 8

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Patch PG5 2.1.311

  • ‘Firmware Downloader’ version 2.1.311.
    The firmware 1.24.xx can be installed only on the last hardware version of PCD2 and PCD3 platform.
    The new version of the ‘Firmware Downloader’ checks the hardware version of the connected PCD and disables the download of a new firmware on old PCD hardware version.

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PG5 2.1.310

  • This version does include a complete installation package of PG5 2.1.310
  • This version of the PG5 contains important corrections for PG5 2.1.300 and Web Editor 8.
  • Projects done with the version 2.1.300 will be fully compatible with this new version.
  • This version does not replace the version 2.1.2xx of Saia PG5® and does not uninstall older PG5 2.1.2xx versions
  • This version is fully compatible with previous versions of PG5 2.1 and can be installed in parallel with previous versions of PG5 2.1 or 2.0
  • Installation:
    For the installation, you just have to start the setup.
    As this package contains the full setup, the installer will first automatically uninstall the version V2.1.300 and then install the new version.
  • It is also possible to install this version on computers that do not have the PG5 V2.1.300 installed.

Correction and modifications included in PG5 2.1.310

Project Manager:

  • A warning is displayed when opening a project made with an older version of PG5.

WebEditor 8:

  • Contains all the corrections done in the patch 1 for PG5 2.1.300, especially concerning the templates where the format, min and max value are now correctly added to the project.
  • The object that serves as reference when doing align operations has a different selection outline color.
  • Several bug fixes to improved stability and correctness over the whole application.

Fupla:

  • Improvements in the ‘Update FBoxes’ procedure:
    for a lot of FBox, the automatic update was not possible and the message ‘Invalid structure, please review the structure and make enough place around the FBox’ was displayed. For such cases, the function has been improved and the update will occurs automatically.
  • The function ‘Create FBox from Page’ correctly creates the FBox.

Symbol Editor:

  • In some special cases, it was not possible to drag & drop symbols to the Fupla page. This issue has been corrected.

BACnet Configurator / Compiler:

  • The function ‘Upload/Merge’ is now working correctly.

And other corrections.

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Patch 1 for PG5 2.1.300

This patch does include a a new version (version 8.2.0.917) of the Web-Editor8.

WebEditor 8:

  • Background images of icon gallery are now inserted at position 0,0 instead of 10,10
  • User name length increased form 10 to 20 characters
  • New template which maps a user's group to a user level variable
  • Added context menu to copy translation key in translation editor
  • Added context menu to copy CSV file name in translation editor configuration
  • Format, Min and Max value correctly added to project from template
  • No error message when importing/exporting templates
  • Custom templates survive restart of Web Editor
  • No error message when DDC alarm text file is open by an application while migration project
  • Translations editor no longer shows build time constants
  • Variable selector no longer show same variable twice
  • Alarms in alarmlist are selectable again
  • WE5 project import defaults to PCD Classic instead of xx7 in case info is missing in original project
  • Fixes error message in cross reference dialog when attempting to change empty variable
  • Fixes issue where help would not open in same language as application user interface
  • Images can now be copied out of a template
  • Resolves issue where translations editor cannot be opened
  • Resolves issue where conditional positions/dimensions are lost after reloading project

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PG5 2.1.300

  • This version does include a complete installation package of PG5 2.1.
  • This version does not replace the version 2.1.2xx of Saia PG5® and does not uninstall older PG5 2.1.2xx versions
  • This version is fully compatible with previous versions of PG5 2.1 and can be installed in parallel with previous versions of PG5 2.1 or 2.0
  • Installation:
    For the installation, you just have to start the setup.

Correction and modifications included in PG5 2.1.300.

  • Detailed information about the modifications and how to use the new features could be found on the document “What's new in PG5 2.1”
  • The Saia PG5® Suite has been updated according the new company logo and the new product names. In addition, new features, extensions, improvements and corrections have been implemented

Company logo and product name updates:

  • Updated user interface, help, FBox libraries and documentation
  • New ‘SBC’ installation folder name and ‘SBC’ folder for the projects and libraries

WebEditor 8:

  • New translation editor in order to easily handle multi-language web projects
  • Enhancements in the ‘Library’ window
  • Possibility to define default fore-/background view at project level

Device Configurator:

  •  Support new IO modules
    - PCD2/3.W380
    - PCD2.G200
    - PCD7.W600
    - PCD7.R610

Fupla:

  • Define groups and separators in the Page Navigator view
  • Several enhancements to the ‘Page Import’ feature

Cross-reference:

  • The ‘Cross-reference List’ window now shows the symbols used in the BACnet Configurator, the Web Editor 8 and the symbols defined in the LON Configurator

Library Manager:

  • Possible to copy only the actually used libraries into the Project folder

HTTP Downloader:

  • Support of ‘Service Key’ and download over portal – HTTP reverse

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PG5 2.1.210 (Patch 1 for PG5 2.1.200)

  • This version does include a complete installation package of PG5 2.1.
    The version does replace the version 2.1.200 of Saia PG5®
  • Installation:
    For the installation, you just have to start the setup. As this package contains the full setup, the installer will first automatically uninstall the version V2.1.200 and then installed the new version.
    It is also possible to install this version on computers that do not have the PG5 V2.1.200 installed.

 

Correction and modifications included in PG5 2.1.210.

  • Detailed information about the modifications and how to use the new features could be found on the document “Patch 1 for PG5 2.1.200 (version 2.1.210)”

 

Project Manager

  • RIO and device names can now begin with a digit
  • In the TCP/IP setting table, device is not shown if Ether-S-Bus is disabled

 

Device Configurator

  • Corrections in Ethernet configuration for PCD3.M6860 and in media mapping for the PCD2/3.H222

 

Web Editor 8

  • New Templates Saia PG5® DDC Suite 2.0 (Italian) and DDC Suite 2.5 (German / English)
  • Update of Icon Gallery from version 2 to 3
  • New string operations
  • New IMasterSaia 5.15.02:
    Since the latest Java update from Oracle ( 1.7.0.25-b17) a warning appeared (“missing permission”) when a Web-Editor page is displayed in the browser.
    With the new IMaster 5.15.0229 it is fixed.
    This new IMaster is compatible with Web Editor 5 and the new Web Editor 8.
  • Fixes issue where:
    - 'Show View' in a WE5 project could wrongfully be imported as Jump Back action
    - condition priority was incorrectly compiled
    - Variable format, min and max values are now correctly added when inserting a template

 

Fupla

  • Does not crash when clicking on Saia PG5® DDC Suite BACnet FBoxes
  • On low memory platforms, adding template does not remove existing Fupla pages
  • Correct an issue concerning counter in ladder diagram
  • For non NT-PCD's, Online values of connections between F-Boxes are set in a randomly way. FAQ101859

 

Graftec

  • External symbol declarations are correctly defined in Graftec files

 

Assembler

  • Time types, for example ‘T#123s’, can now be ‘public’
  • Predefined max number of flags is now 8191 for PCD2.M170

 

HTTP Download

  • Allow support for web server and user key protection mechanism.

 

DDC Add-on

  • Allow updating BACnet configuration without erasing the clients object
  • Some adaptations regarding the scheduler object

 

PG5 Project Generator

  • The Saia PG5® project is now restored when the project update is cancelled by the user.

 

And some other improvements and bug fixes.

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PG5 2.1.200

  • This version does include a complete installation package of PG5 2.1.
    The version does replace the version 2.1.100 of Saia PG5®
  • Installation:
    For the installation, you just have to start the setup. As this package contains the full setup, the installer will first automatically uninstall the version V2.1.100 and then installed the new version.
    It is also possible to install this version on computers that do not have the PG5 V2.1.100 installed.

 

Correction and modifications included in PG5 2.1.200.

  • Detailed information about the modifications and how to use the new features could be found on the document “What's new in PG5 2.1”

 

PG5 Device Configurator

  • The following IP-protocols are disabled by default on the deivce configurator of new Saia PG5® projects:
    - S-Bus over TCP/IP
    - FTP
    - HTTP (Web-Server)
    The user has to turn on the appropriate IP protocols deliberately in the Device Configurator and possibly activate the passwords for the access protection.
  • The current FTP standard user "root" with the associated password is no longer enabled by default.
  • A new service key which facilitate and secures the access for example of the Web editor 8 to the PCD.
    The service key replaces the FTP username and FTP password and the web server password.
  • IP filter which allows filtering of incoming IP packets
    The filter allows to define which IP addresses are allowed to access the Saia PCD® or for which IP addresses the access to the PCD should be forbidden.
  • Easy definition of indexed symbols in Symbol view on the media mapping
  • Export of Device Configurator information towards Excel Files
  • PCD3.Mxx60: Media Mapping for Interrupt Inputs

 

WebEditor 8

  • Role-based user management and access control with with a simple user identification template
  • Download of Web-Editor 8 projects to password protected PCD
  • Find usages of functions, conditions PCD and internal variables in the whole project
  • Renaming variables in the whole project
  • Easy editing of elements without touching the mouse
  • Displaying HDLog trends as discrete (binary) curbe
  • New actions and bit comparison.

 

Project Manager

  • The Backup and Restore features have been improved for better handling of project containing Smart RIO networks, backup/restore of Common Files, and to backup selected devices instead of the entire project

 

Project Generator

  • Predefined Templates

  • Import of On-board module I/O symbols and multiple Media Mappings

 
Fupla

  • Update all FBoxes in one Fupla File
  • In the ‘Page Navigator’ view, it is possible to assign a color for the each page
  • FBox ID
    In the new Saia PG5® DDC suite 2.5 suite, the BACnet configuration is generated from the FBox in using a unique FBox ID as link between the FBox and the generated BACnet object

 

FBox libraries

  • IP-Filter FBoxen allowing access to the IP filtering functions at runtime
  • Free generation of building ID keys in FBoxes for BACnet and alarming
  • ‘Summer time’ which indicates winter or summer time
  • Parameter settings for DALI devices
  • Corrections on several F-Boxes

 

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  • This patch does include a complete installation package of PG5 2.1.
    The patch does replace the version 2.1.100 of PG5
  • Installation:
    For the installation, you just have to start the setup. As this package contains the full setup, the installer will first automatically uninstall the version V2.1.100 and then installed the new version.
    It is also possible to install this version on computers that do not have the PG5 V2.1.100 installed.

 

Correction and modifications included in the patch 1 of PG5 2.1.100.

  • Web Editor 8:
    - Help is now available in German and French
    - Images used in foreground, background or embedded views are now correctly shown.
    - Changing download options no longer forces rebuild
    - Changing bar graph grow direction from horizontal to vertical or vice versa also flips width & height
    - Over 40 other stability, usability improvements and bug fixes.
  • Fupla:
    - The 'Replace' function replaces now all adjust texts.
    - Pressing the 'Ctrl' + Space key in a connector for editing symbol show correctly the window for choosing existing symbols.
    - Template libraries done with older version are correctly restored.
  • LON IP:
    - The generated configuration is now correctly handled by the PCD.
  • HTTP Download:
    - It is now possible to download the program into the ‘INTFLASH’.
  • Ethernet RIO:
    - Support for COSinus version 1.20. This will allow the use Ni 1000 L&S sensor on PCD3.T665/6.
  • DDC Add-on:
    - The alarm texts are also generated for the Web Editor 8
  • Project Generator:
    - Add standard templates for an easy import from the 'PCD Konfigurator' tools.
  • And some other improvements and bug fixes.

<//b>The following IP-protocols are disabled by default on the deivce configurator of new PG5 projects:
- S-Bus over TCP/IP
- FTP
- HTTP (Web-Server)
The user has to turn on the appropriate IP protocols deliberately in the Device Configurator and possibly activate the passwords for the access protection.

The following IP-protocols are disabled by default on the deivce configurator of new PG5 projects: -     S-Bus over TCP/IP-     FTP- HTTP (Web-Server)

Predefined Templates Import of On-board module I/O symbols and multiple Media Mappings The Backup and Restore features have been improved for better handling of project containing Smart RIO networks, backup/restore of Common Files, and to backup selected devices instead of the entire project

The following IP-protocols are disabled by default on the deivce configurator of new PG5 projects: - S-Bus over TCP/IP- FTP- HTTP (Web-Server)

Patch 1 for PG5 2.1.100

The requested software / document is no longer marketed by Saia-Burgess Controls AG and without technical support. It is an older software version which can be operated only on certain now no longer commercially available products.

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