Connecting to WinCC Professional or WinCC 7.x. (Siemens SCADA)

Modified on Wed, 09 Feb 2022 at 09:53 PM

First please set the Key connection to the Lock as shown in the following article on connecting to Siemens PLCs: https://tosibox.freshdesk.com/a/solutions/articles/2100033778?lang=en..

To be able to connect to WinCC from Simatic Shell please follow the following steps:

Step 1: Open “Simatic Shell” folder. (This PC\Simatic Shell)
Step 2: In the window that opens, right-click on “Simatic Shell”

Step 3: Chose “Settings”
Step 4: In the window that opens “Comunnication Settings” set:
  • Network adapter selection: Tosibox TAP-Windows Adapter
  • Multicast Proxy: IP Address of the PC with WinCC SCADA

Now the WinCC SCADA should be visible.