PLC, S7, Siemens

Siemens S7 PLC Software

Note, see this post for the latest release of TIA Portal V16:
https://contrologica.com/siemens-tia-portal-v16-software/

On this page, you will find information about the different variants of Siemens S7 PLC software, the operating system required, and the latest version available.
Note: the links below are subject to change. If there is a problem with one or more of the links, please fill out our contact form at the bottom of this page.

S7 PLC Software from Siemens

STEP 7 Basic V15.1 (TIA Portal) (only for S7-1200 PLC)
STEP 7 Professional V15.1 (TIA Portal)

Part#:
6ES7822-0AA05-0YA5 STEP 7 Basic V15.1
6ES7822-1AA05-0YA5 STEP 7 Professional V15.1
6ES7810-5CC12-0YA5 STEP 7 Professional V15.1 / 2017 Combo

Operating systems (64-bit only):
Windows 7 SP1 Home Premium (only for STEP 7 Basic)
WIndows 7 SP1 Professional/Enterprise/Ultimate
WIndows 10 1709+ Home Premium (only for STEP 7 Basic)
Windows 10 1709+ Professional/Enterprise

Download Cable Part#:
Standard Ethernet Cable (S7 PLCs with Ethernet on CPU or PLC with Ethernet module)
6GK1571-0BA00-0AA0 PC Adapter USB (S7 PLCs with MPI/Profibus)
6GK1571-1AA00 CP5711 USB Adapter (S7 PLCs with MPI/Profibus)

PLCs Supported:
By Basic and Professional

S7-1200

By Professional only
S7-300 (most CPUs with firmware V2.6 or greater)
S7-400 (most CPUs with firmware V5.1 or greater)
S7-1500
WinAC RTX ( V4.4 or greater / 2008 or greater)

Links:

Delivery release TIA Portal V15.1
SIMATIC STEP 7 and WinCC V15.1 TRIAL Download

STEP 7 V5.6 SP1
STEP 7 Professional 2017 SR1

Part#:
6ES7810-4CC11-0YA5 STEP 7 V5.6
6ES7810-5CC12-0YA7 STEP 7 Professional 2017

Operating systems (64-bit only):
WIndows 7 SP1 Professional/Enterprise/Ultimate
Windows 10 Professional/Enterprise

Download Cable Part#:
Standard Ethernet Cable (S7 PLCs with Ethernet on CPU or PLC with Ethernet module)
6GK1571-0BA00-0AA0 PC Adapter USB (S7 PLCs with MPI/Profibus)
6GK1571-1AA00 CP5711 USB Adapter (S7 PLCs with MPI/Profibus)

Links:

PLCs Supported:
S7-300
S7-400
WinAC RTX

Sales and delivery release for SIMATIC STEP 7 V5.6
STEP 7 V5.6 SP1 / STEP 7 Professional 2017 SR1 Trial Download

Comments

The S7-300 & S7-400 PLC phase-out has not been announced as of now (08/2019). However, for new applications the S7-1500 should be considered ahead of the S7-300 and S7-400.

STEP 7 Micro/Win V4.0 SP8 & SP9

Part#:
6ES7810-2CC03-0YX0 STEP 7 Micro/WIN V4.0

Operating systems:
SP8: Windows 2000 up to SP3, Windows XP, Windows Vista up to SP2
SP9: Windows XP, Windows 7 32-bit & 64-bit

Download Cable Part#:
Standard Ethernet Cable (PLC with Ethernet module)
6ES7901-3CB30-0XA0 PC/PPI Cable
6GK1571-0BA00-0AA0 PC Adapter USB
6GK1571-1AA00 CP5711 USB Adapter

PLCs Supported:
S7-200

Links:

Delivery Release for STEP 7-Micro/WIN V4.0
STEP7 MicroWIN V4.0 SP8 and SP9
Announcement: Product Phase-Out for SIMATIC S7-200

Comments

The S7-200 PLC phase-out was announced in 2013. The natural successor is the S7-1200 PLC. We can assist you in this upgrade, or an upgrade to a PLC of your choice.

Contact us for help with your S7 PLC Software prorgramming needs.