EBPro Release Notes
Configuration Software for our Basic HMI, Advanced HMI, and CMT Series
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Feb 13, 2019 v6.03.02.393
Corrections
EasyBuilder Pro
  • Fixed an issue where preloading fonts can make the program unable to start properly.
  • Fixed an issue where Modbus Server cannot read PLC data correctly.
  • Fixed an issue where device IP related system registers are incorrect when using Modbus Server (Ethernet interface).
  • Fixed an issue where minor position adjustment of multiple selected objects using the arrow keys is impossible.
  • Fixed an issue where compilation may fail when the project contains an error GIF file.
  • Disabled monopoly setting of the default window in project templates
  • Fixed an issue where certain project file settings may not be saved correctly.
  • Fixed an issue where minor position adjustment of multiple selected objects using the arrow keys is impossible.
  • Fixed an issue where connecting certain Ethernet type PLC again after running on-line simulation is impossible.
  • (L/XL/P Series) [Event Display] Fixed an issue where the incorrect elapsed time is displayed.
  • [Data Transfer (Per-page)] Fixed an issue where "0 is short of space" message shows when opening the settings window of this object.
  • [cMT] Fixed an issue where connection may not be established successfully due to the delayed reply from database server to ALTER command that occurs when using MariaDB 5.5.
  • [cMT] Fixed an issue where a printer may be mistakenly displayed as installed when it is being re-installed after installation fails with error.
  • [Macro] Fixed an issue where RAND function does not output properly.
  • [Macro] Fixed a number of compilation issues.
  • [Macro] Fixed an issue where macro functions StringInsert and FLOAT2ASCII cannot be executed properly.
  • [Macro] Fixed an issue where certain calculations in macro may not be carried out correctly.
EasyConverter
  • Fixed potential DLL security vulnerabilities.
cMT Viewer
  • Fixed an issue where cMT viewer cannot connect to the device whose project file was compiled and downloaded using an earlier version of EasyBuilder Pro.
Driver Updates
  • [Modbus] Fixed an issue where setting 0x /1x address range may start with an incorrect read address.
  • [OMRON EtherNet/IP (NJ/NX Series)] Fixed connection issue that occurs after disconnection.
  • [MODBUS] Added 64-bit addresses.
  • [BACnet/IP] Fixed an issue where data cannot be accessed for a period of time under communication using COV mode.
  • [Schneider SoMachine M Series (Ethernet)] Added support for communication with M241 firmware v5 or later (PLC software using Machine Expert).
  • [CODESYS V2 (Symbolic Addressing)] Added support for accessing bits for Word data type.
  • [Delta AS300 MODBUS RTU/ASCII][ Delta AS300 MODBUS /TCP/IP] Added L and L_Bit addresses.
  • [Schneider MODBUS TCP/IP] Added %TM_V, %TM_P, %TM_Q, and %X addresses.
  • Siemens S7-1200/1500 Series: Added support for importing .ap15_1, .ap16 files. (TIA Portal V15.1 V16)
  • [Beckhoff TwinCAT PLC – Free Tag Names (Ethernet)] Fixed an issue where compilation error may occur due to incorrect identification of Tag address type.
  • [Beckhoff TwinCAT PLC – Free Tag Names (Ethernet)] Fixed an issue where incorrect value may be obtained after reading a tag using Modbus TCP/IP Gateway.
  • [Beckhoff TwinCAT PLC – Free Tag Names (Ethernet)] Fixed an issue where String arrays cannot be read correctly.
  • [CODESYS V3 (Ethernet)] Fixed an issue where data types: LINT, ULINT, LREAL cannot be access properly.
Supplementary Note
From version 6.03.01.239 or later, [Siemens S7-1200/S7-1500 (Symbolic Addressing) (Ethernet)] driver is no longer applicable for L and B Series models. Instead these models can use the [Siemens S7-1200/S7-1500 (Absolute Addressing) (Ethernet)] driver.
Nov 15, 2019 v6.03.02.257
New Features
  • Added support for cMT-CTRL01
  • Basic Series HMIs with Ethernet: Added support for VNC Server.
EasyBuilderPro common features
  • Added support window layers, a way of organizing objects in a window. Having added layers to a window, objects can be placed within different layers as appropriate. Objects in selected layers can be displayed while those in other layers are invisible, which greatly facilitates the screen design process.



  • Expanded system picture library. New libraries include generic icons across multiple themes, industrial buttons and switches, P&ID symbols……etc.
  • Added "Apply" button to the object property settings window. This button allows saving of the settings without having to close the window.
  • Added support for search function and the use of hashtag for the picture libraries in the Browse Libraries interface.



  • Added [Duplicate to Every State], [Duplicate to Every Language], and [Duplicate to Every State and Language] shortcut buttons into text settings in Home tab which can be used to duplicate the current text settings of the selected object to its other states or languages.
  • Moved settings relating to Recipe Database to the Data / History tab.
cMT Series
  • Added support for 64-bit data type.
  • Added [BACnet Schedule] object. This feature is only applicable when using the [BACnet/IP] driver and it helps visualize and access schedule data in BACnet controller with a graphical UI.



  • [Recipe View] Made whether or not to display specific columns configurable.
  • [MQTT] Added support for Google Cloud IoT Core.
  • [MQTT] Added support for using nested structure for Topic Subscriber under JSON (Advanced) mode.
  • [MQTT] Added support for automatically building data structure using JSON template under JSON (Advanced) mode.
  • [Backup (per page)] [Backup (global)] Added support for using SQL Query as data source.
  • [Picture Viewer] Added support for playing GIF-format images.
  • [Option List] Added row height setting.
  • [Alarm Bar] [Alarm Display] [Event Display] [Event Bar Chart] Added dynamic category range setting.
  • [Action Trigger][Combo Button] Added [Write constant string] option for Set Word action.
  • [Action Trigger][Combo Button] Added [File Transfer (FTP)] action.
  • [Function key] Added line feed option for keyboard input.
  • [File Browser] Added [Select] command.
  • [System Parameter Setting] Added [Trigger release actions anyway if touch moves out of the button] option.
  • Added system register LB-12665 : open USB/SD card download/upload dialog.
  • Added the following system registers relating to Wi-Fi hotspot feature:
    • LB-12666 : Disable/enable Wi-Fi Hotspot
    • LB-12667 : Refresh Wi-Fi Hotspot setting
    • LW-12006 (16 words) : Wi-Fi Hotspot SSID
    • LW-12022 (32 words) : Wi-Fi Hotspot password
Utility Manager
  • (cMT Series) Added cMT Diagnoser. This tool can be used to access the data of HMI (cMT Series models, including Gateway models) and the PLC it's connected to, the communication status and details between HMI and PLC, and the communication status between HMI and MQTT Server.


  • View data


    View communication status with PLC


    View communication status with MQTT server
Corrections
  • [Backup] Fixed an issue where LB-9039 (status of file backup activity) is not set ON when backing up data to EasyPrinter.
  • [Window Copy] Fixed an issue where the pictures in a window are not copied simultaneously when window copying from an earlier version of project file.
  • [Data Sampling] Fixed an issue where [Set OFF after sampling finished] option is not canceled after changing from Trigger-based to Time-based mode.
  • Fixed an issue where frequently writing same values to specific system reserved registers (LW-9134, LB-9019 and LB-9033) for a long period may cause system instability.
cMT Series
  • [Database Server] Fixed an issue where re-connecting to MS SQL Server frequently for a long period will stop data from updating.
cMT Viewer
  • Fixed an issue where pictures or texts appear blurry when in 1:1 ratio and either project screen width or height is smaller than that of cMT Viewer.
UtilityManager
  • Added support for [cMT Server OS Update].
  • [EasyWatch] Added MODBUS RTU (Zero-based Addressing) driver.
  • [Serial Pass-Through] Fixed an issue where cMT Gateway's pass-through parameters cannot be correctly set.
  • [Ethernet Pass-Through] Fixed an issue where Ethernet Pass-Through cannot be used when the default gateway IP address is not set on PC.
  • [Ethernet Pass-Through] Added support for using this feature on Gateway Series.
Driver Updates
  • Added support for 64-bit data type for the following PLC series:
    • [MODBUS] [Rockwell CompactLogix/ControlLogix/Micro850]
    • [OMRON EtherNet/IP NJ/NX]
    • [OPTO22 CONT Protocol]
    • [EMERSON ControlWave]
    • [CODESYS V2/V3]
    • [Schneider SoMachine M]
    • [Beckhoff TwinCAT]
  • [BACnet/IP Server] Added support for tags that shows server status and fixed disappeared Alarm objects.
  • [Allen-Bradley Compact/Control Logix - Free Tag Names] Added support for multi-dimensional array.
  • [Barcode Scanner/Keyboard] Expanded BARCODE address range.
  • [Bosch Rexroth SIS (Symbolic Addressing)] Added support for importing SYM file.
  • [FATEK FB/FBs/B1/B1z Series] Added support for T_FBe, C_FBe addresses.
  • [SAIA S-BUS (Ethernet)] Expanded Flag, Input, and Output address ranges.
  • [Siemens LOGO (Ethernet)] Added support for LOGO 0BA0 model.
  • [CODESYS V3 (Ethernet)] Added support for Toshiba Motorola Byte device.
  • [Modbus TCP/IP] Fixed an issue where incorrect byte-swapping occurs when a value is mis-written to LW-10518.
  • [KOYO DIRECT] Added support for cMT-G03 serial bridge.
  • [Motrona MC700] Added support for CODE_Bit address.
  • [PARKER SLVD Series] Fixed an issue where writing specific values to specific address will fail.
  • [Siemens S7-300/ET200S (Ethernet)] Expanded I, Q and M address ranges.
  • [Siemens S7-1200/S7-1500 (Symbolic Addressing) (Ethernet)] Added support for importing tags from blocks under groups.
  • [Siemens S7-1200/S7-1500 (Symbolic Addressing) (Ethernet)] Fixed an issue where selecting a single tag in Tag Manager is ineffective.
  • [Weintek Built-in CODESYS], [CODESYS V3 (Ethernet)] and [Schneider SoMachine M Series (Ethernet)] Fixed data transfer issue of REAL array.
Jul 26, 2019 v6.03.01.239
Removed Feature
cMT Series
  • PLC Web Browser: This feature is no longer supported.
New Features
EasyBuilderPro common features
  • Added support for HMI5120XL model.
  • Toolbar: added a Remove button to toolbar that allows the removal of shape, picture, and sound settings when multiple objects selected on screen editor.
cMT Series
  • Added support for cMT-iV6 model.
  • System settings: added support for system registers relating to private address index: PLW9200~PLW9215, PLW9230~PLW9260.
Corrections
  • Function Key: fixed issue where "Return to previous window" and "Close window" option cannot be saved properly.
  • Screen edit: fixed issue relating to incomplete rendering of BMP images in the editing screen.
  • Utility Manager: fixed issue where a PC cannot establish connection for Ethernet Pass-through via WiFi.
Driver Updates
  • BACnet/IP: now supports Alarms.
Jul 09, 2019 v6.03.01.197
Removed Feature
cMT Series
  • PLC Web Browser: This feature is no longer supported.
New Features
EasyBuilderPro common features
  • Added support to change security settings of multiple objects simultaneously.
  • Trend Display: added "Relative time mode" option.
cMT Series
  • MQTT: added support for Azure IoT Hub cloud service.
  • Action Trigger: improved operation; for example, it is now possible to change the action order by using drag-and-drop.
  • Action Trigger: added "Check condition recursively when actions ended" option in Value Changed mode.
  • Combo button, ASCII: added support for designating a word address as a condition in the Security settings.
  • Added support for system register LW-9216: result of importing email data.
OPC UA Server
  • Added support for import/export of information model tag file in XML format.
Utility Manager
  • cMT Series: added the Ethernet Pass-through tool. The HMI used for Ethernet Pass-through must be using the runtime from this version or later series.
cMT Viewer
  • PC version: added print screen feature (right click menu)
  • Mobile version: added support for hiding the Start button.
  • added support for monitoring non-visible objects for Diagnoser. Example of objects include Data Sampling, Event Log, and PLC Control.
Drivers
  • Siemens S7-1200/S7-1500 (Symbolic Addressing)(Ethernet): added new driver.
Driver Updates
  • CODESYS V2 (Symbolic Addressing): now supports accessing the bits in a word tag.
Jun 27, 2019 v6.02.02.428
Corrections
  • Function Key: fixed issue where Line Feed keyboard setting cannot be correctly saved.
  • MQTT: fixed issue where messages may not be published after connection with PLC is resumed following disconnect.
  • cMT Viewer: fixed issue of rapidly switching between pages that contain large number of objects causes HMI to crash.
  • cMT Viewer: fixed issue where rectangles with particular settings cause HMI to crash.
Driver Updates
  • Panasonic MINAS-BL KV Series: added support for connecting to multiple devices.
  • GE Fanuc RX3i (Ethernet): fixed issue where communication only possible with slot 1.
  • Delta EtherNet/IP (AS Series): fixed issue where using macro commands to write to bit address not possible.
  • ABB TotalFlow FCU: fixed issue where object addresses are incorrect after mult-copying objects that use this driver.
  • CANBus 2.0b General: fixed general communiations issues.
Jun 06, 2019 v6.02.02.392
Corrections
  • Label Tag Library: fixed issue where error may occur when importing an XLSX file.
  • Event Display: fixed issue where elapsed time does not show in the editing screen.
  • System Parameter Settings: fixed issue of sequence number in device list incorrect.
  • Event Display, String Table (all HMI models except cMT Series): fixed problem of switching string table content between multiple languages not possible.
  • OPC UA Server: fixed issue where server may not start properly when using BACnet Server.
  • Database Server: fixed issue where connection with MS SQL database may not work properly under an unstable network environment.
Drivers
  • Epson Robot Controller: added new driver.
Driver Updates
  • BACnet Server: fixed an issue where BACnetProperty data is displayed incorrectly on the HMI.
  • Schneider SoMachine M Series (Ethernet): fixed an issue where canceling tag import may lead to driver being removed.
May 10, 2019 v6.02.02.351
New Features
EasyBuilderPro common features
  • StringMDS: new function added.
Corrections
  • Find/Replace tool: fixed an issue that prevented PLC tags from showing up in interface.
  • Event Display, String Table: fixed issue where texts from string table are displayed incorrectly in the Event Display.
  • cMT-G01: fixed issue where OPC UA server might not start if a large number of tags are defined.
Driver Updates
  • Schneider UniTelway: fixed communication issue which occurs after running for extend period of time.
Apr 05, 2019 v6.02.02.340
New Features
EasyBuilderPro common features
  • USB audio output: added to HMI5070P and XL HMI models. Must use OS ver. 20190325 or later and select "USB audio driver" when downloading the project file.
Corrections
  • MQTT: fixed issue where data may be sent more than once under certain circumstances.
  • MQTT: fixed issue where conflict in Client ID may lead to unstable system.
  • Changing drivers: fixed issue where software stops running when changing the driver under certain circumstances.
  • Event Log: fixed issue where project cannot be compiled properly when configuring watch address as a user-defined tag.
  • Object changing positions: fixed issue where position of objects on screen may change when zooming in/out of the window under Tile mode.
  • Shape: fixed issue where shapes are not displayed correctly.
  • Hemi Head Rg font: this font can now be used.
  • Trend Display: fixed issue where trend curve and Y Axis are not correctly displayed.
  • Macro, Recipe Database: fixed issue where using certain recipe names can make recipe-related macros unusable.
  • Macro: fixed issues concerning the Recipe Query functions.
  • Macro: fixed issues where Unicode not supported for Trace functions.
  • Macro: fixed issues where Recipe address cannot be used for the String GetEx function.
  • Event Display: fixed abnormal behaviors that may occur when the watch address cannot be accessed.
  • String Table: fixed issue where section names are missing after import.
  • ASCII: changed the maximum allowable number of words to 64.
  • Address tags: fixed issue where software may abruptly stop when opening an Address Tag.
cMT Series
  • VNC Viewer: fixed issue where changing page when connected to a VNC Viewer may cause system crash.
  • Diagnoser: fixed issue where Strings cannot be edited in the Diagnoser utility.
  • cMT-FHD: fixed multi-touch problems.
  • YET R, Malgun Gothic Bold, and Malgun Gothic Semilight fonts: fixed display issues when using these fonts.
  • Email: fixed issue where screenshots are not attached to an outgoing email.
  • History Data Display: fixed issue where a few items in datalogs are not correctly displayed.
EasyConverter
  • added support to save relatively large DTL files by splitting into separate files.
  • added support to add BOM when converting a file to a CSV file.
  • fixed issue where data format is identified incorrectly when reading datalog files.
Driver Updates
  • Siemens S7-300 MPI: fixed issue where an unknown screen appears when configuring the device address as a user-defined tag.
  • Bosch Rexroth IndraControl: fixed issue where tags cannot be imported.
  • Barcode Scanner/Keyboard: expanded the maximum readable number of words to 64 for a USB barcode device.
  • CODESYS V3 (Ethernet): fixed issue where defining initial values can cause writing problems. Also fixed issue where accessing arbitrary string lengths is impossible.
  • Omron EtherNet/IP (NJ/NX series): fixed writing issues that occur when using a string in a structure.
  • BACnet/IP server: added support for COV protocol and fixed issue where multivalue cannot be read.
  • IEC 60870-5-104 IEC104 Client: fixed communication issues with Axon server.
  • Mitsubishi QJ71E71 (Ethernet) and Mitsubishi MELSEC Q/L Binary Mode: fixed communications issues.
  • GMTCNT PLC Modbus TCP/IP: fixed issues of IP, QP addresses.
  • Modbus Gateway: added support for Tag PLC and using station numbers provided by the client.
  • Koyo Direct: fixed pass-through issue.
  • Yokogawa FA-M3: added checksum and end-character settings.
  • Modbus Server: fixed issue where data cannot be read after enabling security settings for gateway function.
Mar 17, 2019 v6.02.02.241
New Features
EasyBuilderPro common feature
  • Line Draw: added support for selecting the begin and end type of arrows
  • Numeric Input: added "Display confirmation request" option.
  • MQTT: added "UTC Time" option for timestamp setting.
  • MQTT: added "JSON (Advanced)" content format option for MQTT Topic Publisher. This format allows users to custom define the format of JSON messages.
  • MODBUS TCP/IP Gateway: added support for mapping to PLC tag addresses.
cMT Series
  • Numeric Input: added "Trigger Action" setting option.
  • VNC Viewer: added support for VNC Viewer object.
  • Calendar: added support for Calendar object.
  • Function Key: added "Display calculator window" option which allows opening a calculator for performing simple calculations on HMI.
  • Database Server: added support for using server name as the address when MS SQL Server is used (ex. HOST\SQLEXPRESS).
  • Trend Display: added "Disable Y-axis scrolling with swiping up/down" and "Disable zoom" options.
  • Control Token: added system register PLW-11998 "Control Token release countdown".
  • Option List: added support for "Classic" style.
  • PLC Control: added system register LB-9017 to disable write-back in PLC control's [Change Window] option.
  • (all cMT models with touchscreen): added support for system register LW-9041 ~ LW-9045 "touch status and touch position"
cMT Gateway Series
  • cMT-G03: added support for system register LB-12664: Cache Hit.
OPC UA Server
  • added support for adding Remote HMI nodes.
Drivers
  • Panasonic MINAS-BL KV series: new driver
Feb 27, 2019 v6.02.01.396
New Features
EasyBuilderPro common features
  • Fixed a few compatibility issues that may occur when converting some earlier versions of project files.
  • Fixed an issue where certain sequence of operation steps may result in abnormal stop of EasyBuilder Pro software.
  • Fixed an issue where, after changing the connected device in project file, objects' addresses are not automatically mapped to the corresponding addresses with the same name.
  • Fixed an issue where CODESYS REAL format tag cannot be used by some objects.
  • Fixed issues relating to group operation and group libraries.
  • Event Log:Fixed an issue where the background color may not be correctly displayed after import/export.
  • Fixed an issue where playing video using a model without audio output may lead to memory leak.
  • MQTT: Fixed an issue where resent messages are published twice by error.
  • Fixed issues related to the display of Address Grids and object addresses.
  • System Parameter Settings: Fixed an issue where the device list may show incorrect items when using different addresses for read/write operations.
  • Numeric: Fixed an issue where numeric display and calculation may generate incorrect result when using different addresses for read/write operations.
  • Timer: Fixed an issue where server disconnect alarm shows and HMI can no longer be operated when ET value exceeds the upper limit of the address type used.
cMT Series
  • Fixed an issue where closing a window using multiple objects simultaneously might lead to system crash.
cMT Viewer
  • Fixed an issue where closing a window using multiple objects simultaneously might lead to system crash.
EasyConverter
  • Fixed an issue where event.db file cannot be opened.
  • Fixed an issue where contents in "Category" column from event.db file are read incorrectly.
  • Fixed an issue where millisecond information is incorrectly show
  • added gui.c31 to the firmware folder (to support web browser)
Drivers
  • Added Modbus TCP/IP (Zero-based Addressing) driver.
  • Added Mocbus RTU (Zero-based Addressing) driver.
  • Added Modbus TCP/IP (32 Bit) driver.
  • Added Azbil Controller (CPL) driver.
  • Added Azbil MODBUS TCP driver.
  • Added Azbil MODBUS RTU driver.
  • Added Panasonic MINAS-BL DV Series driver.
  • Updated ABB EtherNet/IP (Implicit Messaging) driver: added support for EIP Adaptor mode.
  • Updated BACnet/IP Server driver: support for configuring communication port.
  • Updated Beckhoff ADS (Absolute Addressing) driver: added support for MD_FLOAT, ID_FLOAT, QD_FLOAT addresses.
  • Updated IDEC MicroSmart driver: added support for write operation for D_Bit.
  • Updated MODBUS Server driver: optimized command processing logic.
  • Updated ODVA EtherNet/IP (Explicit Messaging): support for Binary Access.
  • Updated ODVA EtherNet/IP (Implicit Messaging) and Yaskawa MP2300Siec [Ethernet] drivers: added support for input interface for RPI parameter.
  • Updated Omron CJ/CP driver: fixed issues relating to Pass Through feature.
  • Updated Omron E5CN/E5EZ/E5ZN driver: added C0_Bit~C3_Bit addresses for accessing C0~C3 bits.
  • Updated Omron EtherNet/IP (NJ/NX Series) driver: fixed issue where multi-dimensional arrays cannot be correctly read. Fixed tag import issues.
  • Updated OPC UA Client driver: fixed an issue where EasyBuilder Pro may not function properly when Display Name is empty. Also added support for write operation with ASCII objects for Word Array.
  • Updated S7-1200 (Symbolic Addressing) (Ethernet) driver: fixed an issue where multi-dimensional arrays cannot be correctly read.
  • Updated S7-1200/S7-1500 (Absolute Addressing) (Ethernet) driver: fixed an issue where using multi-layered Function Block or Data Block in a TIA project may result in incorrect tag mapping after import.
  • Updated Schneider SoMachine M Series driver: fixed an issue where String cannot be written.
  • Updated Schneider SoMachine M Series (Ethernet) [CODESYS V3 Ethernet] driver: fixed an issue where considerably long arrays may not be successfully transferred using Data Transfer.
  • Updated Siemens S7-400 (Ethernet) driver: Fixed an issue where DBBn cannot be read.
  • Updated Yaskawa DX100/DX200/FS100/YRC1000 Robot Controller (Ethernet) driver: added support for accessing multiple devices and fixed an issue where the value in DX100 may sometimes be unstable.
Dec 13, 2018 v6.02.01.209
New Features
  • Added support for cMT3071, cMT-FHD, and MT8053iE models.
  • Renamed the cMT-HDMI model to cMT-HDM.
EasyBuilderPro common features
  • Address Tag Library: added support for tag search.
  • MQTT: support for-
    • "Use top-level key 'd' for all addresses" option.
    • Option for TLS/SSL encryption.
  • Draw: now supports security settings for Line, Arbitrary Line, Link Line, Arc, Ellipse/Circle, Pie, Rectangle, Polygon, and Scale.
  • Function Key: added Inc/Dec function keys for use with keyboard. These keys can increase/decrease a value by 1 when being used for numeric input.
  • Trend Display: can now include Date information for the time scale.
HMI5000B, HMI5000L Series
  • Added support for saving data to USB Disk 2.
cMT Series
  • Action Trigger object: This is a global-scope object that can trigger a series of pre-defined actions after a pre-set idle time or when the value of the designated address meets the specified condition.
  • PLC Browser object: This web browser is intended for access to a PLC's web server for parameter configuration. The browser shows locally on the HMI screen only; it will not display on cMTViewer (when connected remotely).
  • Trend Display: added support for:
    • choosing fonts.
    • controlling channel visibility by setting bit state.
  • Combo Button: added support for an action group setting that is similar to the [Action Trigger] object. As a result, the order of the trigger actions can be configured.
  • SQL Query Result Viewer: now automatically adjusts the column width to fit the content.
  • Operation Log and Database Server: can now synchronize the Operation Log to the database.
  • MQTT: add support for Buffer settings under Sparkplug B mode.
  • for cMT3071, cMT3072, cMT83090, cMT3103, and cMT3151 models only: can now update the system setting using the description file (*.conf) during project download.
cMT Gateway Series
  • cMT-G03 model: now supports MODBUS TCP/IP Server.
cMT Viewer
  • PC version of cMTViewer has the following updates:
    • now supports fullscreen display
    • can manually load a project file. This eliminates the time spent uploading the file from the HMI. The loaded project file must be identical to the file downloaded to the HMI unit.
  • Android version of cMTViewer now supports customized keyboard.
  • Android and iOS version of cMTViewer now support using vibration mode on mobile devices for event notification.
  • Alarm Bar and Alarm Display objects: supports dynamically changing the event category to be displayed.
  • EasyDiagnoser: added a Watch feature- watch addresses can be added by clicking the + icon.
Drivers
  • Added Toshiba TOSVERT VF (MODBUS TCP)driver.
  • Added Toshiba TOSVERT VF (EtherNet/IP)driver.
Oct 24, 2018 v6.01.02.228
New Features
  • Added cMT-G03 and cMT-G04 models.
  • Added System Keyboard-Flat and System Keyboard-Standard in the Picture Library to create keyboards. Note: Some project templates contain the new keyboard arrangement in Windows#83-90.
  • Flow Block object: added new arrow style.
  • System Parameter Settings: added Time Sync/DST tab so that you can enter HMI time zone information in an outgoing email so that email clients can correctly interpret and display the actual send time. HMI time zone can be viewed or changed using System tag LW-11276 during runtime.
cMT Series
  • Function Key object: added a title bar and start position settings for popup windows.
  • Numeric Input and ASCII Input objects: added [Relative to object] option for the popup position setting of a popup keypad.
  • Event Bar Chart object: added Title Bar Format setting.
  • SQL Query object: added support for accessing SQLite database stored in a USB disk or SD card.
  • Control Token feature: added Idle Timeout setting. The control token will be released when the token processor's HMI remains untouched for a period of time longer than Idle Timeout.
  • cMT-HDMI model: added support for adjusting the audio volume and backlight brightness using System Tag registers:
    • LW-9051 for audio volume
    • LW-9040 for the backlight brightness.
  • cMT3072/3090/3103/3151 models: added support for 3G/4G dongle (with OS version 20180723 or later).
cMT Gateway Series
  • Database Server feature added.
  • Data Sampling feature added, with support for saving historical data to local memory and synchronization with the database.
  • Event Log feature: added support for saving historical data to local memory and synchronization with the database.
cMT+CoDeSys
  • Added ability to change the CoDeSys network settings using System Tag registers.
cMT Viewer
  • Added 1:1 display mode for the PC version (accessed using the right-click menu)
EasySystemSetting
  • Added support for cMT Series.
Corrections
EasyBuilder Pro
  • Numeric object:
    • Fixed an issue where inputting value is not possible when interpolation is used.
    • Fixed an issue that prevents entering a negative number and decimal points.
    • Fixed a conversion error related to the use of macro subroutines which use 32-bit integers.
  • ASCII object: Fixed issue that caused incorrect display of GB coded characters.
  • Database Server: Fixed MySQL 8.0 connectivity problem. The authentication method of the login account must be set to mysql_native_password in MySQL database.
  • Event Bar Chart and Event Display objects: Fixed an issue where the system may not function properly when both objects are simultaneously placed in base window and popup window.
  • Trend Display object: Fixed an issue where enabling time scale option can make pause function ineffective.
  • Sound: Changed the default beep sound for the cMT series.
  • Import/Export feature: Fixed an issue that causes settings to be deleted.
  • Macro feature:
    • Fixed issue of macro content descrepancy upon file opening if macro contains many S7-1200 address references.
    • Fixed ASCII2DEC function conversion error for values greater than 2147483647.
  • MQTT feature: Fixed lost username/password parameters following HMI restart.
  • System Parameter settings: Added the option to delay device communication when the HMI starts.
  • Pie Chart object: Fixed issue that causes incorrectly drawn chart when the data source is floating point.
  • History Data Display object: Fixed a problem that caused addresses that are not actually used to be displayed.
cMT+CoDeSys
  • Fixed issue that caused the HMI to run abnormally when both the following conditions are met: running CoDeSys runtime version that is older than 20180723 and communicating with Ethernet-type PLC.
Drivers
  • Added ODVA EtherNet/IP (Implicit Messaging)driver.
  • Added BACNet IP Server driver.
  • Added Beckhoff ADS (Absolute Addressing) driver.
  • Updated Siemens S7-1200/S7-1500 (Absolute Addressing)(Ethernet)to support obtaining tag information.
  • Updated MODBUS ASCII with 3x_Double, 6x_Bit and 4x_Double address types.
  • Updated Rockwell EtherNet/IP (Compactlogix) to fix tag import issue and to support new models.
  • Updated Schneider SoMachine M Series (Ethernet), Omron (Ethernet), Yaskawa (Ethernet), and CoDeSys V3 (Ethernet) drivers to fix problem where HMI is unable to resume communication if cable is not plugged in already when HMI starts.
  • Updated CANBus 2.0A/2.0B General and SAE J1939 drivers to fix an issue that prevents SetData from working more than once within a macro.
  • Updated OPC UA Client driver to optimize import/export of tags.
  • Updated Omron CJ/CS/CP and Omron CJ/CS/CP (Ethernet - FINS/TCP) drivers to support expanded EM address ranges (EMD-EM18)
  • Updated Toshiba Inverter VF driver with expanded Cmd. No B address range to FFFF15
Jul 18, 2018 v6.01.01.213
Corrections
  • Fixed an issue where index registers cannot function properly with Recipe Database addresses.
  • Fixed an issue where data format setting may be incorrect when using a system register for a Numeric object.
  • Fixed an issue where combination of communication ports COM1 RS232 and COM3 RS485 2W cannot be configured for HMI5102.
  • Fixed an issue where RTC time may occasionally jump to year 2036.
EasyBuilder Pro
  • Added support for TLS 1.2 for MQTT. (HMI OS Version 20180323 or later).
  • Fixed an issue where Free Tags are not verified during compilation.
  • Fixed an issue where the data may not be correctly read when using WiFi related system registers.
  • Fixed font display issues.
  • Fixed an issue where HMI5150XL project cannot be opened.
  • Fixed an issue where picture library cannot be used for Set Bit object.
  • Fixed an issue where PLB and PLW addresses mistakenly become available for non-cMT projects.
  • Fixed an issue where changing HMI name can make project file uncompilable.
  • Fixed an issue where Trend Display object may not be normally configured when using certain types of drivers.
  • Fixed an issue where objects using local addresses may not show when continuously transferring data using Free Protocol.
  • (cMT Series) Fixed an issue where Meter's size and location do not show as configured.
  • (cMT Series) Fixed an issue where using Monitor Mode to monitor a PLC address may cause HMI to work abnormally.
  • Fixed an issue where invalid username/password is used for connection attempt when username/password authentication is not enabled in MQTT settings.
cMT Viewer
  • Fixed an issue where connecting an HMI whose project was not made with EBPro V6.01.01 may cause the HMI to work abnormally.
OPC UA Server
  • Fixed an issue where OPC UA Server does not start as a result of certain operations
cMT3151
  • Fixed an issue where cMT3151 with OS version 20161220 or earlier versions installed cannot properly communicate with other devices.
Pass-through
  • Fixed an issue where pass-through cannot function properly.
EasySystemSetting (v1.2.0.1)
  • Fixed an issue where EasySystemSetting cannot be opened when certain locale settings are used in Windows.
Driver Updates
  • Updated Weintek Remote IO (CANopen) driver to address the issue regarding to Send NMT.
  • Updated CAN Bus 2.0A 2.0B General and SAE J1939 driver to add support for CAN Bus device disconnection detection and address the sending issue of CAN ID.
  • Added Bosch Roxroth IndraControl - Free Tag Names (Ethernet) driver.
  • Updated Rockwell DF1, Rockwell DF1 (BCC), Rockwell EtherNet/IP (DF1) driver to expand Nfn address range.
  • Updated Saia PCD S-BUS Mode, Saia PCD S-BUS Mode driver to address the issue relating to Reg_bit addresses.
  • Added GE Fanuc 0i/30i/31i/32i/35i Series (Ethernet) driver.
  • Updated Weintek Built-in CODESYS driver to address the issue where connection with Codesys cannot be recovered after resetting Codesys.
  • Updated KOYO CLICK (Ethernet) driver to address the data reading issue relating to TXT addresses.
  • Updated Opto22 CONT Protocol (Ethernet) driver to address the displaying issue of string table.
  • Optimized communication speed for Ethernet-based PLCs.
Jun 11, 2018 v6.01.01.141
Corrections
  • Fixed problem with using "test.mosquitto.org" as the external MQTT broker- MQTT request sent incorrectly when authentication is not used.
  • Fixed error regarding a change to HMI name during compile.
Jun 01, 2018 v6.01.01.117
New Features
  • Added support for the following models:
  • - cMT3072 7"(1024x600pixels) HMI with built-in CODESYS support (requires a license and dedicated OS)
EasyBuilder Pro
  • added support for [WeChat Barcode Display] object. Displays the QR code needed for EasyAccess 2.0 push notification via WeChat
  • separate password protection for individual macros now supported
  • additional MQTT features:
    • %0 (HMI Name) and %2 (Random Code) for Client ID
    • variable now supported for topics
    • bit control now supported when publishing topics
  • Macros have additional statistic functions: AVERAGE, HARMEAN, MAX, MEDIAN, MIN, STDEVP, and STDEVS
Basic and Advanced HMI models
  • History Data Display object: can now delete or modify historical data sampling
cMT models
  • added support for new feature called Control Token. Available in Combo Button, Numeric Input, ASCII Input, Direct Window and Indirect Window objects.
    • The control token prevents control of an object by multiple clients simultaneously. When enabled, the HMI gives the token to the first cMT Viewer client that displays the target object.
    • Any other cMT Viewer clients that connect are not able to obtain the token until first client closes the screen that contains the targeted object. Then the token is passed to the second cMT Viewer client, and so on.
  • Data Sampling and Event Log objects: option to remove the 10,000 record limit when saving history data to HMI memory.
  • MS SQL Server for the Database Server object now supported.
  • MQTT Sparkplug B now supported. This allows an HMI to be the Edge of Network Node in a Sparkplug architecture.
  • Event Bar Chart object now supported. The new object depicts Event Log information using bargraphs.
  • The allowable number of cMT Viewer connections can now be specified in the System Parameter settings. The connection limit maximum is 10 connections.
  • Added the following system registers to support multiple cMT Viewer clients connected to the HMI: Models supported cMT-SVR, cMT3072, cMT3090, cMT3103, cMT3151, and cMT-HDMI.
    • LW-11839: number of connected cMT Viewer clients
    • LW-11840 to 11912: cMT Viewer client 1 through 10 user names
    • LW-11940 to 11979: cMT Viewer client 1 through 10 IP address
  • Support for the Monopoly setting for "Device No Response" Window No.5. When monopoly is not enabled, you can specify the start position and displaying the title bar.
cMT Viewer
  • Event Display object: can now change event categories
  • can now hide Start button
  • Operation Log View object: can now set the displayed date range.
New Drivers
  • ABB EtherNet/IP (Implicit Messaging)
  • IDEC MicroSmart FC6A Series
  • Motrona CT-150, CT15012B, MC700, and BY340
  • Yaskawa MP3000 PLC Series (Ethernet)
Apr 10, 2018 v6.00.02.112
New Features
  • Added following system registers:
    • LB-12656: enable Diagnoser (set ON), disable (set OFF)
    • LB-12657: Diagnoser password free (when ON)
    • LW-11756: Diagnoser password
    • LW-11760: CODESYS firmware status (0: error, 1: start, 2: stop)
    • LW-11761: CODESYS application status (0: error, 1: start, 2: stop)
    • LW-11762: CODESYS login status (0: error, 1: login, 2: logout)
  • Additional debugging support- HMI can collect system information (HMI model name, OS version, EBPro version) and save to USB disk.
  • cMT Series: added Crystal and Flat styles to simplify appearance settings for Recipe View object.
  • cMT Series: added support for configuring down actions and up actions separately in the Combo button.
  • MQTT:
    • added support for MQTT v3.11 communication protocol.
    • added support for specifying length of Registration ID/Username/Password.
    • added support for removing bracket [] in JSON formatted messages.
    • added support for setting the number of digits after decimal point for Float.
    • added support for selecting whether to include timestamp (ts) and to verify timestamp (ts).
      Note: these additional features for MQTT allow better compatibility for cloud service providers such as IBM Cloud, Microsoft Azure, Alibaba Cloud, etc.
  • Added support for changing label tag name.
  • Added new mechanism to indicate related addresses in address grid.
    • Red: addresses used explicitly by an object.
    • Yellow: addresses used implicitly by an object.
    • For example, a numeric display object uses LW-0 as the read address. The LW-0 address, explicitly used, will be shown in red, whereas LW_bit-000 to LW_bit-015, implicitly used, is shown in yellow.
  • Improved security of project by prohibiting unauthorized decompilation attempts to obtain original project file.
  • Added support for keyword filtering in system register window.
  • Added support for the following models:
    • cMT3103 10.1"(1024x600pixels) HMI with support for cMTViewer. One Ethernet port, CANbus, Wi-Fi Functionality, two serial ports. 10-28VDC input. EasyAccess license included.
    • cMT3090 9.7"(1024x768pixels) HMI with built-in CODESYS (requires a license and dedicated OS).
Corrections
  • Fixed issues where compilation is not properly carried out when simultaneously using user-defined tag and array.
  • Fixed an issue where local address cannot be used for certain settings when HMI name is not "Local HMI".
  • Fixed an issue where LW-9030 shows incorrect time after running system for a long period.
  • Fixed an issue where text position of certain objects may be influenced when increasing number of languages.
  • Fixed an issue where certain system fonts may not be found.
Driver Updates
  • CODESYS V3 (Ethernet) driver: Fixed an issue where String data type may not be accessed. Also fixed an issue where running driver may cause CODESYS to crash.
Feb 23, 2018 v6.00.01.220
New Features
  • Added system register LW-12024: disable alarm buzzer (set ON)
  • cMT Viewer: added support for the Pie Chart object.
Corrections
  • Fixed issues relating to [Find/Replace] function.
  • Event Log object (cMT Series only): Fixed an issue where data is incorrectly displayed.
  • PLC Control object (cMT Series only): Fixed an issue where PLC object is ineffective when simultaneously selecting [Write data to PLC] and [Use window no. offset].
  • OPC UA object (cMT Series only): Fixed communications problem when using a cMT-SVR and the OPC UA Server.
Driver Updates
  • Rockwell EtherNet/IP (CompactLogix) driver: adjusted the maximum number of reads and writes.
  • Mitsubishi FX5U- Binary mode (Ethernet) and Mitsubishi FX5U - ASCII Mode (Ethernet) drivers: added support for Remote Password.
  • Emerson SI-Ethernet Modbus TCP/IP driver: renamed to Control Techniques SI-Ethernet Modbus TCP/IP.
  • BACnet/IP driver: fixed problem when importing tags that have the user-defined object name causing incorrect communications.
Jan 17, 2018 v6.00.01.174
New Features
  • Updated version of EZwarePlus
    • Software name changed from EZwarePlus to EBPro
    • User Interface format changed from menus to ribbon layout
  • Added support for the following models:
    • cMT3072 7.0"(1024x600pixels) HMI with support for cMTViewer. Two Ethernet ports, three serial ports. 10-28VDC input. EasyAccess license included.
    • cMT3090 9.7"(1024x768pixels) HMI with support for cMTViewer to view HMI screen from remote location (iPad, Android device, or PC). Dual Ethernet. EasyAccess included.
    • cMT-G01 IIoT Gateway (no display capability) with two Ethernet ports and three serial ports.
    • cMT-G02 IIoT Gateway (no display capability) with support for OPC UA and/or MQTT (client or server) and WiFi connectivity (802.11b/g/n)
    • cMT-HDMI cMT without built-in display but with HDMI port to attach a touchscreen monitor of any size. Resolution up to 1920x1080pixels.
  • New SQL Query and SQL Query Result Viewer objects. Execute SQL statements, exchange data with MySQL database, and show SQL Query execution results.
  • Enable image caching for faster screen updates (see System Parameter Settings- Enable fast display mode...)
  • Added additional actions for Combo button: popup window, close window, keyboard input, screen hardcopy, Acknowledge Alarms, Import Data, and Wait Until.
  • Language feature extended to 24.
  • System Picture Library now supports custom colors.
  • System Parameter Settings option to change screen orientation: portrait or landscape.
  • History Data Display and Operation Log Display objects (cMT Series only): now support crystal and flat background styles.
  • Diagnoser app now supports cMT models.
  • Picture object: can now generate an object using the Windows clipboard.
  • Event Log (cMT Series only): provided statistical information for occurrence and elapsed time.
  • Backup object (cMT Series only): can now backup Data Logs that record data using Customized File Handling mode.
  • MQTT (cMT Series only): now supports AWS (Amazon Web Services) IoT.
  • Added system register LW-11406 for Wi-fi signal strength (dBm).
    • 0, 1, 2 indicate failed connection
    • else signal strength
Corrections
  • Fixed problem where some projects would not compress due to insufficient memory.
  • Added time zones for time synchronization feature
  • fixed time synchronization issue on cMT3090 and cMT5151 models
  • Brightek printer driver: fixed problem with printing
  • SQL Query: can now use special characters in the column name without causing SQL syntax error.
  • Fixed printing problem where project screens appear displaced.
  • Combo button: can now use Recipe Address (would cause application to halt)
  • Fixed problem when using LW and LW_Bit system addresses simultaneously for an object; would cause application to halt.
cMTViewer:
  • Password prompt now displays after incorrect password attempted
  • IP settings are now correct after changing the cMT-D090 IP address
  • EasyAccess 1.0: can now use with HMI5070B model
New Drivers
  • Bosch Rexroth SIS (Absolute Addressing)
  • Emerson ROC800 Series Free Tag names
  • Emerson SI-Ethernet Modbus TCP/IP
  • CoDeSys V2 (Absolute Addressing)
  • CoDeSys V2 (Absolute Addressing) Ethernet
  • Delta AS300 MODBUS RTU/ASCII
  • Delta AS300 MODBUS TCP/IP
  • Brother Speedio (Ethernet)
Driver Updates
  • OPC UA driver:
    • (cMT-G01/cMT-G02 only): support for web interface to change OPC UA server parameters, edit nodes, manage certificates, and configure PLC comm. parameters.
    • support for automatic synchronization of user accounts for OPC UA server and Enhanced Security Mode. Changes made in the web interface are immediately available in server.
    • optimized speed when device disconnect message is updated at client end.
    • improved comm. efficiency when reading large amounts of data
    • o added tags relating to PLC connection stats.
  • BACnet/IP driver: now support configuring communication port.
  • Siemens S7-1200/S7-1500 (Absolute Addressing) Ethernet driver: Ranges for I, Q, M, Byte, Word, and DWORD now extended to 65532.
  • Mitsubishi FX Series (FXOS/FXON/FX1S/FX3G) driver: now supports pass-through function.
  • Schneider MODBUS RTU, TCP/IP, and UniTelway drivers: can now import tags
  • MODBUS RTU driver: fixed problem when using 0x_single_coil address and running simulation mode.