Version overview

PG5 2.2.230

  • This version does include a complete installation package of PG5 2.2.230
  • This version of the PG5 contains important corrections for PG5 2.2.100/2.2.130/2.2.140/2.2.220 and Web Editor 8.
  • This version is installed in parallel with the precedent version of Saia PG5® 2.2.1xx
  • Projects done with the version PG5 2.2.100/2.2.130/2.2.140/2.2.220 will be fully compatible with this new version.
  • Existing projects from PG5 2.2.1xx needs to be imported in in PG5 2.2.2xx
    The default location for projects in PG5 2.2.2xx is:
    c:\Users\Public\SBC\PG5 V2.2.2xx\Projects\
    Default location for PG5 2.2.1xx projects was:
    c:\Users\Public\SBC\PG5 V2.2.1xx\Projects\
  • Dedicated F-Box libraries used in PG5 2.2.1xx need to be installed again in PG5 2.2.2xx
  • Installation:
    For the installation, you just have to start the setup.
    The installation of this new version will remove the precedent installation of PG5 2.2.100/2.2.130/2.2.140/2.2.220 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 2.2.100/2.2.130/2.2.140/2.2.220 installed.
  • The user.key file used in PG5 2.2.1xx will be taken over in PG5 2.2.2xx
  • The user registration – ‘REGISTRATION.KEY’ from version 2.2 or previous versions is still valid and can be used for the user registration of this version

 

Windows 10:

  • PG5 2.2.230 can be installed and used on Windows 10 operating system.

Windows XP:

  • PG5 2.2.230 can't be used on PC's where Windows XP is running.

 

Improvements/New features
The following new features and improvements have been introduced with PG5 2.2.230

 

Fupla:

  • The memory increase problem in standby mode that was stopping the application has been solved.
  • The ‘Properties’ window is now correctly refreshed after the modification of an FBox adjust parameter and the ‘Delete’ key actions are correctly handled.


Symbol Editor:

  • When changing the type or the scope of symbol, the new value is now correctly updated.


Project Manager:

  • When starting the Project Manager, the last project is automatically opened.
  • Problem regarding download with the option ‘Keep existing RAM DB and RAM TEXT data’ has been fixed.


Device Configurator:

  • For the PCD7.Dxxx – programmable MB panels, it is possible to put a ‘PCD7.R562’ – BACnet memory module - on the memory slot.
  • The PCD web server RAM disk size range has been increase to 192 KB for all PCD-Plus systems.


RIO Network Configurator:

  • The memory mapping of the RIO diagnostics on the master device are no more overlapping the memory mapping of the IOs.


BACnet:

  • The datalink can be configured in ‘bnt’ files with Rev 14 and also with previous standards.
  • The symbol files are correctly generated also with standard older than Rev 14.
  • In the EDE-file import, the scaling is no more defined for binary objects.
  • Correction in the upload in order to correctly display the BACnet file information in the Project Manager ‘Program Information’ dialog box.


WEB Editor 8:

  • Fix a memory leak when building the functions.
  • Colors for priorities and groups are now correctly displayed in the Alarming 2 template.
  • Renaming of view jumps is now working correctly.
  • Corrections in the S-Monitoring Bar template.
  • Corrections in the handling of the container offset.
  • Fix a stability problem when accessing the PCD variables from the ‘Properties’ view.

 

FBox libraries:
This version of PG5 will install the following new versions of FBox libraries that have been released since PG5 version 2.2.220:

  • ELine V1.2.100
  • E-Suite V2 V2.0.120
  • S-Fup Base Library V2.7.350
  • S-Fup Communication Library V2.7.370
  • S-Fup Analog Module Library V2.7.350

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PG5 2.2.220

  • This version does include a complete installation package of PG5 2.2.220
  • This version of the PG5 contains important corrections for PG5 2.2.100/2.2.130/2.2.140 and Web Editor 8.
  • This version is installed in parallel with the precedent version of Saia PG5® 2.2.1xx
  • Projects done with the version 2.2.100, PG5 2.2.130 or PG5 2.2.140 will be fully compatible with this new version.
  • Existing projects from PG5 2.2.1xx needs to be imported in in PG5 2.2.2xx
    The default location for projects in PG5 2.2.2xx is:
    c:\Users\Public\SBC\PG5 V2.2.2xx\Projects\
    Default location for PG5 2.2.1xx projects was:
    c:\Users\Public\SBC\PG5 V2.2.1xx\Projects\
  • Dedicated F-Box libraries used in PG5 2.2.1xx need to be installed again in PG5 2.2.2xx
  • Installation:
    For the installation, you just have to start the setup.
    As this package contains the full setup, the installer will install the new version.
  • It is also possible to install this version on computers that do not have the PG5 V2.2.100 or V2.2.130 installed.
  • The user.key file used in PG5 2.2.1xx will be taken over in PG5 2.2.2xx
  • The user registration – ‘REGISTRATION.KEY’ from version 2.2 or previous versions is still valid and can be used for the user registration of this version

 

Windows 10:

  • PG5 2.2.220 can be installed and used on Windows 10 operating system.

Windows XP:

  • PG5 2.2.220 can't be used on PC's where Windows XP is running.

 

Improvements/New features
The following new features and improvements have been introduced with PG5 2.2.220

 

Fupla:

    • Display the list of symbols in connector using the ‘Crtl’ + space keys.
    • In the ‘Page Navigator’ window, page separator can contain a name.
    • Improvements regarding ladder elements in order:
      to display the state in online mode,
      display missing connections after a build,
      reserve more space for showing the symbol name on the top of the elements.
    • Possibility to add or update comments in the page in online mode.
    • Possibility to move probes in the ‘Set Probes’ mode – not only in ‘Select’ mode.
    • Several other improvements and corrections.

     

    BACnet Configurator:

    • Support for the Rev 14 of the BACnet standards -
      BACnet Rev 14 does need a PCD and BACnet firmware 1.28.xx or higher.
      BACnet Rev 9 does need a PCD and BACnet firmware <= 1.26.xx.
    • Possibility to create symbols for the mapping of client property values.
    • Possibility to import several EDE files in one go and automatically map client property values to symbols.


    Device Configurator:

    • Undo/redo in order to handle all actions done in the main, ‘Properties’ and ‘Media Mapping’ views.
    • Watchdog status is mapped for the PCD3.Mxx60 and PCD1.M2220-C15 – only available with firmware => 1.28.xx.

     

    Wiring Check Tool:

    • Support for the PCD3.M90 IO board.

     

    FBox Builder:

    • Possibility to copy/paste in the Parameter Editor.
    • Several other improvements and corrections.

     

    Corrections
    The following corrections have been done in PG5 2.2.220

     

    WEB Editor 8:

    • The issue which caused missing entries in the ‘Properties’ window after selecting a layer is fixed.
    • Correction regarding the S-Monitoring template.
    • Several other fixes.

     

    FBox libraries:

    • This version of PG5 will install the newest versions of FBox libraries that have been released since PG5 version 2.2.130 and 2.2.140.

     

    A complete description is available in the ‘PG5 What’s new’ document (Project Manager, ‘Help’ menu, ‘PG5 What’s New’ or from the 'What's new in PG5 2.2' document.

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    PG5 2.2.140

    • This version does include a complete installation package of PG5 2.2.140
    • This version of the PG5 contains important corrections for PG5 2.2.100/2.2.130 and Web Editor 8.
    • PG5 2.2.140 does include the Hotfix 1, 2 and 3 from PG5 2.2.130
    • This version does replace the version 2.2.100 or 2.2.130 of Saia PG5®
    • Projects done with the version 2.2.100 or PG5 2.2.130 will be fully compatible with this new version.
    • 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 V2.2.100 or V2.2.130 and then install the new version.
    • The installation of this new version will remove the precedent installation of PG5 2.2.100 or PG5 2.2.130 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 V2.2.100 or V2.2.130 installed.

     

    Windows 10:

    • PG5 2.2.140 can be installed and used on Windows 10 operating system.

    Windows XP:

    • PG5 2.2.140 can't be used on PC's where Windows XP is running.

     

    Improvements
    The following corrections have been done in PG5 2.2.140

     

    Fupla:

    • Stability improvements in online mode when changing pages, in edit mode when copying pages and renaming FBoxes, in edit mode when entering directly the media type and address.
    • The delete unused symbols feature has been corrected and is working correctly.
    • Drag and drop symbol in the ‘Properties’ window is now copying the all symbol definition.
    • In copy and paste of a connector, the symbol type is always correctly kept.
    • The assignation of the adjust parameters for the Heavac manual FBoxes is now correctly handled.
    • Online information are displayed correctly for page number higher than 256.
    • Several other fixes.

     

    Symbol Editor:

    • Renaming a group name of a symbol array is now correctly handled.
    • Some other fixes.

     

    Graftec Editor:

    • Correction of a stability problem when activating the ‘Show Non Graftec Sources’ command.

     

    Project Manager:

    • The ‘Build Options’ are now correctly handled for the PCD1.M2220-C15 and the E-Line programmable modules.
    • Download of user program on E-Line programmable modules is correctly handled and the maximum user program size is verified correctly so that the E-Line module doesn’t stay in reset mode.

     

    Firmware Downloader:

    • Firmware update for PCD3.M6860 and PCD3.M6880 are now correctly handled.
    • Add more information in the help about the firmware update of the communication modules PCD7.Fxxx and PCD2/3.Fxxx.

     

    BACnet Configurator:

    • Analog values can again be mapped.


    WEB Editor 8:

    • Copy and paste is no more shifting elements’ positions inside of template.
    • Correction regarding the event list in order to correctly display the texts.
    • Correction regarding the ‘Online Alarming 2’.
    • The ‘Layers’ pad selection is now correctly synchronize with the editor's selection.
    • Condition order is now correctly displayed under the ‘General’ tab in the ‘Properties’ view.
    • Several other fixes.


    FBox libraries:

    • This version of PG5 will install the newest versions of FBox libraries that have been released since PG5

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    PG5 2.2.130

    • This version does include a complete installation package of PG5 2.2.130
    • This version of the PG5 contains important corrections for PG5 2.2.100 and Web Editor 8.
    • This version does replace the version 2.2.100 of Saia PG5®
    • Projects done with the version 2.2.100 will be fully compatible with this new version.
    • 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 V2.2.100 and then install the new version.
    • The installation of this new version will remove the precedent installation of PG5 2.2.100, 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 V2.2.100 installed.


    Windows 10:

    • PG5 2.2.130 can be installed and used on Windows 10 operating system.

    Windows XP:

    • PG5 2.2.130 can't be used on PC's where Windows XP is running.

     

    New Features / Improvements
    The following features and improvements have been introduced with PG5 2.2.130

     

    Windows Start menu

    • In the Windows Start menu, the Saia PG5 version 2.2.130 applications are accessible directly under the folder ‘PG5 Suite V2.2.130’ and no more under the folder ‘Saia Burgess Controls’.
      This change has been made in order to be compatible with the Windows 10 start menu that’s accept only one level of folder.


    Device configurator:

    • PCD3.M3160: Power CPU with 512kByte program memory, 128MByte intflash, USB, Ethernet, 4 IO slots not expandable
    • PCD3.M3360: Power CPU with 512kByte program memory, 128MByte intflash, USB, Ethernet, 4 IO slots, expandable up to 64 IO modules.
    • PCD3.M5360: Power CPU with 2MByte program memory, 128MByte intflash, USB, Ethernet, RS-232, 4 IO slots, expandable up to 64 IO modules.

     

    Fupla:

    • Status indicators of unconnected FBox binary outputs in online mode.
    • Probe format of binary connections is automatically defined.
    • Double click for defining a new connection from an FBox input/ouput or a connector in selection mode.
    • Several corrections in the online mode for indicating the correct states and values.
    • Several corrections in the handling of adjust parameters.
    • Possibility to connect register float to register input of an FBox.
    • Various other corrections.


    Web templates and Web Editor 8:

    • New templates for the E-Line RIO modules.
    • Various corrections in the web templates for user management and trending and also in the Web Editor 8.


    Wiring Check Tool:

    • Support for the 3 new PCD3 power CPU.
    • Support for the PCD1.M2220-C15 E-Line CPU.
    • Support for the programmable E-Line modules – PCD1.F2611-15, PCD1.G1100-C15, PCD1.G3600-C15, PCD1.G3601-C15, PCD1.W5300-C15.
    • Various corrections.


    A complete description is available in the ‘PG5 What’s new’ document (Project Manager, ‘Help’ menu, ‘PG5 What’s New’

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    PG5 2.2.100

    • This version does include a complete installation package of PG5 2.2.100
    • Projects done with the version 2.1.300/310/311/400/410/420/430 will be fully compatible with this new version.
    • This version does not replace the version 2.1.xxx of Saia PG5® and does not uninstall older PG5 2.1.xxx versions
    • Installation:
      For the installation, you just have to start the setup.
    • It is also possible to install this version on computers that do not have the PG5 V2.1.300/310/311/400/410/420/430 installed.


    Windows 10:

    • PG5 2.2.100 can be installed and used on Windows 10 operating system.

    Windows XP:

    • PG5 2.2.100 can't be used on PC's where Windows XP is running.

     

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