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11. Creating a Cross Reference

Allen-Bradley PLC Programming | Advanced Course • 1m 21s

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  • 12. Using the Database Tools

    Under Database in the program tree, there are several items that can be used to add or modify descriptions, symbols, and comments.
    - We double-click on Address/Symbol, and the “Address and Symbol Editor” opens. We can double-click on any existing symbol or address description, and an editing win...

  • 13. Using the Revision History Editor

    Whenever the program is saved, the RSLogix program gives the opportunity to add revision notes to the file so that a description of the current revision can be captured.

    Entering revision notes is not required but can be helpful later if we need to revert to a previous version.

    If these notes e...

  • 14. Reporting and Printing

    One of the most useful methods for documenting and troubleshooting PLC code is to create a report, or printout, of the ladder program, data tables, cross reference, or other aspects of the RSLogix 500 configuration.