To back up selected information from your machine:
If a USB is used, insert a USB memory device into the USB port on the right side of the control pendant. If Net Share is used, make sure Net Share is correctly set up.
Using the LEFT and RIGHT cursors navigate to USB in the Device Manager.
Open the destination directory. If you want to create a new directory for your backup data, refer to Directory Creation for instructions.
Select the menu option for the data you want to back up, and press ENTER.
Type a filename in the Save As pop-up menu. Press ENTER. The message SAVED is displayed after saving is complete. If the name exists you can overwrite or type a new name.
The file types for backups are listed in the following table.
Menu Selection and File Name for Backup
F4 Menu Selection Save Load Created File Settings yes yes USB0/serialnumber/CONFIGURATION/serialnumber_us.xml Offsets yes yes filename.OFS Macro Vars yes yes filename.VAR ATM yes yes filename.ATM Lsc yes yes Network Config yes yes filename.xml Alarm History yes no filename.txt filename.HIS Key History yes no filename.HISnote: When you back up settings, the Control does not prompt for a file name. It saves the file in a subdirectory:
- USB0/machine serial number/CONFIGURATION/machine serial number_us.xml