GX Works 2 is a software for programming Mitsubishi Electric PLCs. It supports various series of PLCs, such as MELSEC-Q, MELSEC-L, and MELSEC-F. It also conforms to the international standard IEC 61131-3 and allows structured programming with different languages, such as SFC, ST, and ladder diagrams[^1^].
If you are using GX Works 2 Version 1 (English version), you can update it to version 1.98 86 by downloading the latest patch file from the official website of Mitsubishi Electric Factory Automation Thailand[^2^]. This patch file is compatible with WindowsÂ 10, WindowsÂ 8.1, WindowsÂ 8, WindowsÂ 7, Windows VistaÂ, and WindowsÂ XP.
To update GX Works 2 to version 1.98 86, follow these steps:
Download the patch file sw1dnc-gxw2-e_601b.zip from this link.
Extract the zip file to a folder on your computer.
Run the setup file setup.exe in the extracted folder.
Follow the instructions on the screen to install the patch.
Restart your computer after the installation is complete.
You have successfully updated GX Works 2 to version 1.98 86. You can now enjoy the improved features and performance of this software.
GX Works 2 is an integrated engineering software that covers the entire PLC engineering process, from system design to programming, debugging, and maintenance. It also has a configuration function for intelligent function modules and a simulation function for testing the PLC program without connecting to the hardware.
With GX Works 2, you can make full use of the high-function and high-performance CPUs and modules of MELSEC PLCs. You can also inherit your existing GX Developer program assets and use them in GX Works 2 without any modification. Moreover, you can switch between GX Developer and GX Works 2 without losing any data compatibility.
GX Works 2 also has a sophisticated operability that incorporates the favorable functions of GX Developer and enhances them with improved responsiveness and performance. It also conforms to the international standard IEC 61131-3 and supports structured programming with grouped parts. You can use different programming languages according to each application and combine them in one program.
GX Works 2 is a powerful and versatile software that can help you create and manage PLC programs for various applications and industries. Whether you are working on a simple or complex project, GX Works 2 can provide you with the tools and functions you need to achieve your goals.
Some of the benefits of using GX Works 2 are:
It can reduce the development time and cost by allowing you to reuse existing program assets and use multiple programming languages.
It can improve the quality and reliability of your PLC program by enabling you to test and debug it with the simulation function and the intelligent function module configuration function.
It can enhance the compatibility and interoperability of your PLC program by conforming to the international standard IEC 61131-3 and supporting various series of MELSEC PLCs.
If you want to learn more about GX Works 2 and how to use it effectively, you can refer to the official website of Mitsubishi Electric or the GX Works 2 Version 1 Operating Manual (Common) that comes with the software. You can also contact the technical support team of Mitsubishi Electric Factory Automation Thailand if you have any questions or issues regarding the software. 0efd9a6b88