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 FAQs
Supporting of Windows® 7
 
GP-PRO/PBIII for Windows operation on Windows® 7
How to use a serial transfer cable (GPW-CB02) in the Windows XP mode of Windows®7
How to use a USB serial conversion cable or a USB transfer cable in the Windows XP mode of Windows® 7
How to install the driver of a USB transfer cable (GPW-CB03) in the ordinary mode of Windows® 7
How to access the data saved in the ordinary mode drive from the Windows XP mode of Windows® 7
How to connect to a graphic operator interface via an Ethernet port in the Windows XP mode of  Windows® 7
 
Quick start for new customers
 
Quick start for new customers
Procedure of GP and PLC connection
 
The Supported Screen Creation Software

1) GP*10 - GP*50 Series
2) GP*70 Series
3) GP*77R/77 Series
4) GP2000/ST/Factory Gateway Series
5) GLC/LT Series
Extension

When you can't make a communication
GP to a PLC
 
When an error is displayed

When no error is displayed

 
GP to other devicies (not a PLC)
 
When an error is displayed

When no error is displayed

 
GP to other devicies (not a PLC)
 
When an error is displayed

When no error is displayed

How to connect the 2-port adapter
 
Screen Creation
Alarm Feature
  [ How to create the alarm screen ]
 
How to create the alarm screen (PDF)
How many Alarm Messages can be registered in GP-PRO/PB3?
 
  [ History/log of alarm message ]
 
Will the Alarm History be saved when turning OFF the power?
How many Alarm History messages can be registered in the GP unit?
Some alarm messages can 't be saved in the GP.
 
  [ Troubleshooting alarm messages ]
 
Alarm message is not displayed on Q-tag
I have edited and deleted the Alarm Message, however, it is not reflected on GP unit.
The items displayed on Q-tag of GP/PR-PB3 C-Package, such as [Month/Day/Year], [Trigger] and [Message], do not appear on Q-tag.
When Q-tag selection key is touched, nothing happens.
 
  [ Print out the alarm message ]
 
Is it possible to print out the Alarm data of Q-tag?
I cannot print out the Q-tag's Alarm data
Print out the alarm data of right to left scrolling display
 
  [ Screen Change ]
 
How can the GP's screens be changed from the PLC?
Using Screen Change switch and Screen Change from a PLC together.
I can't change the screens.
 
Keypad Input display/Pop-up keyboard
  [ Keypad Input display ]
 
How to create the data input screen (PDF)
I can't input numbers with the Numeric Keypad.
How to set the input range
Is it possible to call up a Keypad Input Display by the Window?
 
  [ Pop-up keyboard / Keyboard parts ]
 
Pop-up Keypad is not displayed
Which versions of Screen Creation Software support the Pop-up Keypad function?

How to detect the value is inputted by Keyboard.

 
Lamp/Ltag
  [ Ltag ]
 
The Lamps which have been created on L Tag (Direct) don't change.
The Lamps which have been created on L Tag (Indirect) don't change.
The Lamps which have been created on L Tag (State) don't change.
Is it possible to call up the screen that Tags or Parts are placed by L-tag?
 
  [ Lamp (Part) ]
 
Lamps are not displayed
Is it possible to display multi status by one Lamp?
 
  [ Troubleshooting of Lamp/Ltag ]
 
The drawings which have been called on L Tag do not disappear
When displaying the L-tag or Lamp Parts, they are not displayed in the selected color.
When switching the display of multiple images by using L-tag, the new image is drawn on top of the previous images, and images are overlapped.
 
Character string/message display
  [ Message display ]
 
Windows are not displayed.
The window is displayed, however, K-tag or Keypad Input Display placed on the window is not displayed.
How many windows can be displayed?
Display the designated window on the selected place.
Change the display area size of the Window Screen
 
Logging feature
 
What's the approximate maximum size for Logging settings of screen-creating software?
 
The operation of GP-PRO/PBIII C-Package
Simulation
 
[No simulation infomation] displays in Simulation Feature.
 
Print out
 
Printing a screen from a GP unit
Print out the data created by GP-PRO/PB3 C-Package such as Screen, D-script and Alarm from the PC.
Cannot print out the data created by GP-PRO/PB3 C-Package such as Screen, D-script and Alarm from the PC
Changing a print direction with hardcopy of a screen
 
Create documents
 
How can I output the informations which I have created with GP-PRO/PBIII C-Package to Microsoft® Word File?
 
Set GP unit
 
How can I change the GP type?
For using the screen data of GP with large display size by small GP.
Replacing color screen data with monochrome GP.
 
LS area/The system data area
 
What's System Data Area?
How to backup the data of LS area even if it turns off the power?
 
Transfer screens
The transfer cable
 
What kind of transferring cables are there?
Can GPW-CB-SET (GP430-CU02-M) be used for current GP units?
How to use a serial transfer cable (GPW-CB02) in the Windows XP mode of Windows®7
How to use a USB serial conversion cable or a USB transfer cable in the Windows XP mode of Windows® 7
How to install the driver of a USB transfer cable (GPW-CB03) in the ordinary mode of Windows® 7
 
Ethernet transfer
 
How to connect to a graphic operator interface via an Ethernet port in the Windows XP mode of  Windows® 7
How to manually specify "IP Address" of a graphic operator interface and transfer data via Ethernet
 
Unable to transfer screens
 
Solutions for each transfer error message
When no error is displayed
When "Windows Security Alert" is displayed.
Windows® 7-supporting operation of GP-PRO/PBIII for Windows
 
Transfer password
 
Password at the time of transfer
If you forget your password
 
Check the file size
 
To confirm volume of the screen data to be transferred to GP
 
Troubleshooting
Open/close a base screen
 
I can't open the project file.
The dialog says [System files is corrupt] or [Unable to read current project information].
The dialog says [Invalid Screen] when save the screen.
 
Input an address
 
An address can't be entered.
The message dialog says [Invalid address] when address registration. What does this mean?
 
Create screens
 
The dialog box says [Exceeds Part Library limt ].
 
Troubles on GP
 
A drawing which I didn't draw on the screen is displayed.
When parts are overlapping, they don't display correctly.
Display of Switces and Lamps are not shown after transferring the Screen to GP
The buzzer keeps sounding.
The touch doesn't work.
The GP's screen becomes dark.
The GP's display is dark.
After powerup, the GP screen is displayed for a moment, then goes black.
 
Error messages
 
Communicate with PLC
Communicating Devicies except PLC
   
Error starting with [0**:]
When C:**** or D:**** appears
Corrupted Screen Data (nnnn:mmmm)
Clock Set up Error
OBJ.PLC has not been setup(**)
 
GP unit/Hardware
Initialze screens/Off-line mode
 
How to enter [Offline] mode
How can I confirm PLC type (Connetion Device type) on GP?
How to adjust Brightness and Contrast
 
Other
 
The minimum size of a touch switch.
If I reset GP, what will happen to data inside of GP?
Graphic Panel LCD Displays
Display Panel Protection
GP Display during start-up
Barcode
Can commercial CF card be used?
 
Manual
 
The Device/PLC Connection Manual does not open.
   
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