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Updated Compatibility Information for Rockwell Software and Windows 7

Rockwell Software has updated tech notes regarding the compatibility of software packages with Windows 7 and the Windows XP Mode included with Windows 7. I covered some of the potential issues using XP Mode and Windows 7 with older versions … Continue reading

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Using VMWare and Automation Software (part 3 of 3)

Post number three of three in a series dealing with Windows operating system compatibility with Rockwell Software products and factory automation software in general. I will post a follow up with links to demos of some of the solutions and … Continue reading

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Virtualizing Automation Software for the Lowest Up-Front Cost (part 2 of 3)

Post number two of three in a series dealing with Windows operating system compatibility with Rockwell Software products and factory automation software in general. In the first post of this series, Windows 7 or XP or 98 or whatever with … Continue reading

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Windows 7 or XP or 98 or whatever with Automation Software (part 1 of 3)

This is the first in a three part series on dealing with Windows operating system compatibility with Rockwell Software products and factory automation software in general. Damn the OS – Long Live the OS You know how hard it is … Continue reading

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What is Overall Equipment Efficiency – OEE?

There’s been a lot of articles and discussion over the last year or so about overall equipment efficiency or OEE. Have you bought into the hype around the measure or are you one of the few that actually have a … Continue reading

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Windows 7 Pro 64 and Rockwell Software Products

It looks like Rockwell Software released some of the most common software packages in versions that will work with Windows 7 Professional 64 Bit. (click the image to zoom) The RSlogix 5000, RSLinx Classic, and RSNetworx packages are all shown … Continue reading

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RSLogix 5000 Version 19 Windows 7 Support

Version 19 of RSLogix 5000 programming software was released yesterday. Look for Answer ID 109016 and the Version 19 Release Notes attached to that technote for all of the details. Of course the big news with this release is that … Continue reading

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Rockwell Software and Windows 7

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CompactLogix Enhancements in Version 18 of RSLogix 5000 Software

CompactLogix Enhancements in Version 18 of RSLogix 5000 Software Continue reading

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External Access – RSLogix 5000 Version 18

External Access – RSLogix 5000 Version 18 Continue reading

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