Name of the project -PRO file lastly loaded from controllers log/OS Logs


In one of the location, the project name has been changed by an engineer by mistake and he forgot the project name(last which was renamed). After changing the project name, while going in online mode the project is going in version error. The plant is in running condition. Can I get the name of project from controller or from operator station log so that I can re-name the project back to the same name and can go online.

Can I get the name of project(.PRO file name) last loaded in controller from controller log or operator station(DigiVis) Log. Controller is running with last loaded configuration and plant is in running condition.

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asked 2 months ago



The Event log is a log which can record operator or editor actions performed in

Control Builder F during commissioning. From version 3 onwards you can use the

Windows service. To do that please start the eventvwr.exe file in the directory:

<Windows-directory>\system32. If you then select Event Log (local)

>Application Freelance 800F events will be displayed. For detailed information

double click on an event.

The following events can be recorded in a log, for example loading project objects

in resources with:

• Date and time (h:min:s) of loading operation

• Loading state

• Object number

• Object type of loaded project object

• Name of loaded project

• Name of loaded project objects (task, program list, program)

• Name of loaded tag names (=function blocks) in this program

Commissioning interventions such as:

• D-PS Resource Start, Stop, Init/Reset and Boot.

• Task: Start, Stop, Reset and "Once" (single execution)

Basappa G   

answered 2 months ago


By himanshu on 1/9/2018 | Like (0) | Report

thanks a lot

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You can connect to a controller's web page and check the boot configuration. It contains the project name.


answered 2 months ago


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