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What is the part number for the USB cable to connect a PC to a drive or soft start when using SoMove or Powersuite?

Published date: 03 September 2019

Issue:
What is the part number for the USB cable to connect a PC to a drive or soft start when using SoMove or Powersuite?

Product Line:
ATV Altivar ATS Altistart

Environment:
All current products

Cause:
Needs a USB cable to connect a PC to an Altivar/Altistart when using Somove software.

Resolution:

TCSMCNAM3M002P:  This cable is a USB to RS485 interface cable to be used with SoMove and Powersuite.
The cable connects to the the ModBus port on the drive and a USB port on a PC. 


Note: If using this cable with SoMove, then the SoMove software must be installed on your PC prior to plugging this cable into the USB port on the PC. The driver for this cable is now included in the core SoMove software. And it's important that your PC uses this driver as opposed to a driver that Windows would install automatically. 

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