Freelance 9.2 Simulator

Hello, ABB.

This may be a silly question but, how can I simulate programming on Freelance 9.2 (or any later versions for that matter). I think there's no simulator integrated on the software. What options do I have?

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asked 3 months ago



if i'm not wrong. You need to check the service Freelance Controller Emulator Service is running.

After, Enter the web page and initialize the resource id that you asociated to the Emulator in Control Builder.

Good Luck


answered 3 months ago


By daguilara9 on 1/11/2018 | Like (0) | Report

You're right. I did that aready. However, I have a new problem:

I have all my programing in another resource. Do I have to manually move all the hardware and variables to the new resource?

By Sebastian.silva on 1/11/2018 | Like (0) | Report

Just you need to change the resource, from the controller to the emulator

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Hello Daguilara9,

check first that Controler Emulator is installed by starting installation of Freelance Setup to look into Bonus Package -> controller Emulator is installed.

How to start see answer above.

Ad a Processstation to your Project, for Example "SOFT".

In Projekt hardware view you ad a Controller by choosing controller Emulator, ad ID and IP-Adress in network and then you can ad the "SOFT" to Controller Emulator.

Ad Programms or move from Physical Hardware Station into the controller.

You can also move your ready configured Processtation to the emulator for test.

It works also with two or three Soft controllern.


answered 3 months ago


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