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How to configure the Momentum to start in RUN mode after a power cycle using Modsoft

Goals and Symptoms

How to configure  a Momentum start  in 'RUN' mode after a power cycle using Modsoft.

Facts and Changes

All Momentum PLC's.

Causes and Fixes

In order for the Momentum to start in RUN mode after power cycle, the program must be saved to the built-in flash.
The following steps can be used to accomplish this in 'Modsoft version 2.62.

  • Click Online\ Direct To PLC.
  • Press F2 'PlcOps'.
  • Press F2 to 'Stop the PLC'.
  • Press F8 'Save To'.
  • Type in Y for answering the question (Continue Power Down Run State?).
  • Type in Y for 'Continue'.
  • Press F1 to 'Start the PLC'.

  • Disconnect from the PLC.
  • Power cycle the PLC and it will start back up in RUN mode.
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