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Instant PLC Programming with RSLogix 5000 by Austin Scott

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Troubleshooting techniques (Intermediate)

The ability to troubleshoot and properly diagnose faults in Logix 5000 is extremely valuable. This recipe will demonstrate a typical troubleshooting process when things go awry.

Getting ready

This recipe will cover the fundamentals of troubleshooting issues in RSLogix 5000. When there are troubleshooting issues in RSLogix 5000, there are a few places where you can start.

How to do it...

  1. Open Controller Organizer in RSLogix 5000 and find the Controller Module (or modules for your project). Right-click on the Controller module and select Properties (or press Alt + Enter).
  2. In the Controller Properties window, navigate to the Major Faults tab and check for any faults that may have occurred.
  3. Now, click on the Minor ...

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