How to Select the software and cable for AB PLC

AB PLC Software guide

  1. RSLOGIX500 software is used for MICROLOGIX, SLC5 series PLC:
    RSLOGIX5000 software for COMPACTLOGIX, CONTROL
    LOGIX series PLC.
  2. RSLOGIX500 software is used in plc before AB PLC version 1766,
    RSLOGIX5000 software is used for plc after AB PLC version 1766

AB PLC Cable guide

  1. If the PLC has 8-pin round head and DB9 pin, we prefer 8-pin round head for programming
    mouth. The serial cable model is: 1761-CBL-PM02: USB cable model
    It is: USB-1761-CBL-PM02 or USB-1761-1747-CP3.
  2. If the PLC has 8-pin crystal head (RS485) and DB9 pin, we prefer crystal
    The first 8 pins are programming ports. The selected serial cable model is: 1747-PIC;
    USB type cable: USB-1747-PIC or 1747-UIC
  3. If the PLC does not have 8-pin round head, no crystal head, only DB9 pin (RS232),
    The selected serial cable model is: 1747-CP3; the selected USB interface cable model
    It is: USB-1747-CP3.

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