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  Question Posted Date

Are parameter files created using Sigma Win Beta (or Sigma Win Lite) compatible with Sigma Win 100?

07/13/2004

Are motor power and encoder cables for Sigma II interchangable with the cables for Sigma I?

07/13/2004

Are J7 Options compatible with J1000?

09/13/2012

Are F7 Options compatible with A1000? Can A1000 Options be used with F7?

01/04/2011

Are example application programs available for the EXOR HMI when using an MP940 Machine Controller?

02/13/2014

Are end caps (NEMA 1 kits) available for the protected chassis versions?

06/29/2012

Are end caps (NEMA 1 kits) available for the protected chassis versions?

05/31/2012

Are E7 Options compatible with Z1000? Can Z1000 Options be used with E7?

09/13/2012

Are common multimeters able to measure the correct output voltage of the VFD?

04/01/2014

Are color code charts available for breakout cables used with MP2000 series I/O connectors?

04/01/2009

Are any plug-in options available for the VS mini?

04/21/2014

Are adaptor plates available for mechanical mount retrofitting of F7?

08/17/2012

Are adapter plates available for mechanical mount retrofitting of P7?

06/29/2012

Are A1000 accessories compatible with P1000?

06/29/2012

An SMC program returns a "?" on the YTerm terminal window when executed. What does this mean?

03/22/2001

An SMC program does not execute or abnormally terminates and there are no messages displayed on YTerm's terminal window. What can be done to troubleshoot this condition?

07/13/2004

After receiving a 'Data Area Settings Mismatch' warning when opening the project, compiling the project results in the error 'Cannot compile resource file!' and three other compile errors. What causes this error and how is it fixed?

12/06/2013

After installation of DriveWizard Plus on a Dell PC, the following Windows error is displayed when attempting to launch the application: The application failed to initialize properly (0xc000007b). Click on OK to terminate the application.

01/03/2011

A FB08 brownout fault occurs with nominal incoming voltage. What else could cause an FB08 fault?

10/07/2013

A Bypass Cabinet trips in "FB08" only when in Bypass, not in drive mode.

11/25/2013

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