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Changing the language selection in a Twin Line HMI unit

Goals and Symptoms

The purpose of this resolution is to explain how to change the language selection in a Twin Line HMI unit

Facts and Changes

The HMI unit must be connected to the Twin Line unit via the RS-232 COM port.

Causes and Fixes

The following steps describe how to change the language selection.

Step
Action
1
After the HMI is initialized and if the default language selection is set to Deutsch, the display will read "1. Einstellung".
2
From this screen, use the 'CR' key to confirm the selection and go to the next menu level "1.1 Sprache", the English translation being "Language".
3
Use the 'CR' key to confirm the selection.
4
Use the 'Up Arrow' key once and the language selection should change from 'deutsch' to 'english'.
5
Use the 'CR' key to confirm the selection.
6
The screen will now display "1.1 Language"
english
7
The procedure to change the language selection to English is now complete and from now on, the screen display menu will be in 'English' until it is changed to any other supported language.
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