Exporting programs (Simple)
In this recipe, we will demonstrate how to export a program to an XML-based (Extensible Mark-up Language) L5X file for manipulation or reporting.
In order to complete this recipe, you will need an RSLogix 5000 program to export.
- From RSLogix 5000 Controller Organizer, right-click on a program and select the Export Routine… option.
- Use the Export window file browser to select a location on your computer to save your L5X file. Click on the Save button to store the L5X file on your computer.
- Open the L5X on your computer using Notepad by right-clicking on the file and selecting Open With…; then select Notepad from the list.
- View the XML file in Notepad.
The L5X file is an XML-based ...