Many engineers using Eplan Electric P8. Not only in documentation, but also best in planning and management in automation project.
With many part served library, and also import facilities from PLCs project then convert and analyze the part and hardware configuration. We can get the symbol name same as PLCs project with part data and IO data. It is amazing function of Eplan. Eplan said it has open nature of its API interface, so it has ability of integration with other third party tools.
Anyway, as user, I am very comfortable using this software. I like the way in editing symbols, change and editing frame as I want, make form, generating report. And I am very impressing and the prints of overall result.
Eplan Electric P8 2.0 SP1 fully support the new Operating System, Windows 7 both in 32bit and 64 bit Professional, Ultimate or Enterprise. Minimum requirement is Windows XP SP3. And Eplan recommends using 64 bit operating system. No Linux and no Macintosh. But before installation just make sure to install Dot Net Framework 3.5 first. You’ll find dotnetfx35setupEN.exe file, then execute this. Or you can download new version Dot Net Framework 4 from Microsoft.
First you need to install Dot Net Framework 3.5 or 4. Then follow the step by step picture bellow.
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