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Supported Series

Rockwell Automation Allen-Bradley ControlLogix, CompactLogix, FlexLogix Ethernet, CompactLogix 1768-L43 1768-L45 with 1768-ENBT/A Ethernet module. Mitsubishi FX2N-10GM/20GM PLC

Website:  http://abwww.rockwellautomationmitsubishi-automation.com/

Note

Certain device drivers will not have a list of register names in the DeviceHub Add Tag form. These are Free Tag PLCs. For Free Tag requirements, see Troubleshoot Device Connectivity Status.

PLC Connection Settings

ParametersRecommendedOptionsNotes
PLC Type
Rockwell EtherNet/IP (ControlLogix)
Mitsubishi FX2N-10GM/20GM
PLC Interface
EthernetPort #44818
RS485 4W

Baud Rate9600

Data Bits8

ParityEven

Stop Bits1

PLC Station #
Same as CPU Slot #
0

PLC Configuration

The setup shown here is for the Rockwell Automation Allen-Bradley ControlLogix PLCMitsubishi FX2N-10GM module.

Info

The instructions listed here provide only the basic configuration steps. Refer to the Rockwell Automation Allen-Bradley PLC documentation for current, complete details.

  1. Set the PLC IP address.
  2. Create new tags (Controller and Program tags supported).
  3. Export tag data to a CSV file: Tools > Export > Tags and Logic Comments.
    Note: The separator in the CSV file must be a comma.
  4. Open the EasyBuilder project file, select the driver and set the IP address.
  5. Click DataType to open the Structure Editor to edit the data type of the tags and edit the data type of the ProgramTag
    Note: Instead of this manual update, the Program Tag can be directly imported if you are using EasyBuilder.
    1. To add a new data type, right-click on Structure Editor > User-Defined > New Data Type.
    2. After adding all Program Tags, click OK > Save > Exit.
  6. In System Parameter Settings, click Import Tag and select the CSV file.
  7. In the Object dialog, select PLC Tag Address.

Online simulator: YES

Extend address mode: NO

LoopEdge DeviceHub Configuration

To configure DeviceHub for this ControlLogix Mitsubishi FX2N-10GM PLC:

  1. DeviceHub > Add Device
    Type: Allen-BradleyMitsubishi
    Driver:  AB ControlLogixMitsubishi FX2N-10GM/20GM

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  2. Enter details specific to your environment and click click Add Device.

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Device Addresses

PLC Data Type

Bit/Word

EasyBuilder Data

Device Type

Format

Description

Range

BOOL

Memo

Boolean

B

Bit object

X

BitArray

OOO

SINT

INT

Integer

16-bit signed, ASCII

-32768 ~ 32767

DINT

Double Integer

32-bit signed

-231 ~ (231 - 1)

REAL

Single Precision Float

32-bit Float

IEEE 754

0 ~ 67

Input Relay

BYOOO0 ~ 67Output Relay
BMDDDD0 ~ 511Auxiliary Relay
BSMDDDD9000 ~ 9175Special Auxiliary Relay
WX_WOOO0 ~ 67
BY_WOOO0 ~ 67
BM_WDDD0 ~ 511
BSM_WDDDD9000 ~ 9175
WDDDDD

0 ~ 6999

Data Register
WSDDDDD9000 ~ 9599Special Data Register
WVD0 ~ 7Index register
WZD0 ~ 7Index register