Text and Graphic lists Siemens TIA Portal Tutorial

1- Creating Text list to Navigate screens

How to make a text list.

2- Creating Text list to show C.B. status

Ladder logic to identify when the C.B. is healthy (No-Fault)
  • Open the “Text and Graphics Lists” folder in the project tree.
  • Create a new text list of the “bit” type. I would like to monitor a tag value (see above logic) when it’s 0 we can display a text that says “Faulty” and “Healthy” when it’s equal to 1.
Create a new text list of the “bit” type
  • Insert symbolic IO field in the screen, Toolbox > Elements.
  • Connect the text list created to the symbolic IO field.

3- Creating Graphic list to show C.B. status

Creating Graphic list for a circuit breaker indication (1 > healthy > green, 0 > trip > red)
  • How to use text lists to navigate screens
  • How to use text lists & graphic lists to show status.

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Aisha

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