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How do I clone an M221 controller application using an SD card?

Published date: 16 August 2019

Issue:
Steps to take to clone a M221 on a SD card.

Product line:
M221

Environment:
Ecostruxure Machine Expert Basic (formally SoMachine Basic).

Cause:
Not able to clone  application to SD card.

Resolution:
To load application to the SD card
1) Insert an empty SD card in the controller (can be in run or stop mode)
2) Wait until the files are all copied to the SD card (SD card led is OFF if OK, blinking in case an error is detected)

To download the application from SD card to another M221 sample
1) Put the 'master' SD card in another M221 controller (Must be the same model)
2) Make a power cycle in order to put the cloned application in the new controller

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