I had some problems to connect the IDE to a remote controller, and something came to mind: How to do this task offline, by sending some file to someone who can paste it to the appropriate place ?
Soon or later, I will need to pereform a lot update, sending the same executable file to several controllers, spread along distinct locations having particular network issues.
More exactly, I need to know what is the folder/file which I have to copy, and where should I paste it ?
nowadays I would use CODESYS Automation Server to do this task. Due Corona crisis the decision was made make it for free available for 2020.
Even if you just enable the EdgeGateway for the update/deploy process.
Just give it a try.
If you want to update it by hand you need to copy the generated files to
additional it is needed to point to your application in configuration file in (applicatin section)
Application is the name of the application in the device tree
But as I said, give the Automation Server a try this is exactly to use case to use it ( beside others ....)
for the bootproject yes, but if your application contain visu / composer/ cnc / receipe whatever and other features you should copy the whole PlcLogic directory!
This video was made for Linux, but the process is the same for windows:
Ok the creation process is pretty clear, but I don't know what is the folder on the target system where I should paste these files. Either source and target operational systems are Windows.
I followed steps on the Codesys Online Help, but there misses the target folder to where these files should be placed:
Many thanks, this is what I was looking for.
I would only remark that you missed the subdirectory Application, the actual folder is rather:
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