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Instant PLC Programming with RSLogix 5000 by Austin Scott

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Creating a new RSLogix 5000 application (Simple)

In this recipe, we will create a new RSLogix 5000 controller program using the Logix Designer application.

Getting ready

For this exercise, you will need to have RSLogix 5000 installed on your computer.

How to do it...

  1. First, we will need to open RSLogix 5000 from the drop-down menu and then navigate to File | New or press Ctrl + N.
  2. The New Project window will appear and allow us to give a name to our new project and configure it for a particular controller and firmware revision. In this book, we will be using the 1756-L75 with firmware Version 19. Feel free to use whichever hardware is available or the RSLogix Emulate 5000 Controller if a PLC is not available; but, keep in mind that the hardware may ...

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