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    S4000 CNC SERIESNetwork Installationand Configurationfor CNC with Windows 2000and CNC with Windows NT

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    S4000 CNC SeriesGeneralNetwork Installation and Configuration 1REVISIONSRev.# Rev. Date.Page Revised00-------01-------02-------Dec. 01--------------Jan. 04--------------Nov. 2004-------------- Emission CMAIR4...

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    S4000 CNC SeriesGeneral2 Network Installation and Configuration REVISIONS (cont.)Rev.# Rev. Date.Page RevisedNote: Pages marked (01) have been modified.Pages marked (01)+ are new ones.

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    S4000 CNC Series General Network Installation and Configuration 3 INTRODUCTION This Documentation is addressed to qualified technical personnel who have experience with Selca S4000 series numeric controls and Windows based operating systems. The objective is to ensure the connection and...

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    S4000 CNC SeriesGeneral4 Network Installation and ConfigurationINDEX1. S4000 NETWORK CONNECTIONS...................................................................1-11.1 CONNECTIONS.................................

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    S4000 CNC Series1. S4000 Network ConnectionsNetwork Installation and Configuration 1-11. S4000 NETWORK CONNECTIONS1.1 CONNECTIONSThe currently used CAD/CAM milling system generates increasingly large files. This can causeproblems when transferring the files from one system to another if a communi...

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    S4000 CNC Series1. S4000 Network Connections1-2Network Installation and Configuration1.2 MACHINE TOOL PRESETTING FOR ETHERNET NETWORK CONNECTIONVery often, users realize that they need a network connection after purchasing the machine tool. Thisis not a problem if the manufacturer has set the mac...

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    S4000 CNC Series1. S4000 Network ConnectionsNetwork Installation and Configuration 1-3CONTROL PANELCV-PRORETES4000SUPPCONRETECON-RETEELECTRICAL CABINETCON-RETECV-RETERETE DELCLIENTESUPPCONRETESYSTEM LAYOUT WITH CV-RETE CABLE AND ACCESSORIES

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    S4000 CNC Series1. S4000 Network Connections1-4Network Installation and Configuration“CON-RETE” FEMALE RJ42 SOCKET ON “CV-RETE” CABLEWIRING INSTRUCTIONSA Guaina del cavoCable sheathB SchermoScreenC Nastro di poliesterePolyesterD Filo di continuitàDrain wirePinName Description “CV-RE...

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    S4000 CNC Series1. S4000 Network ConnectionsNetwork Installation and Configuration 1-5CONNECTION TYPERegardless of the type of wire used, the wiring section inside the machine must be pin-to-pin, i.e. theconnectors on both ends of the wire must follow the same arrangement of the wires. See figure...

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    S4000 CNC Series1. S4000 Network Connections1-6 Network Installation and Configuration 1.3 INSTALLATION OF HARDWARE KEY FOR OPTION ENABLINGThe enabling key, supplied with theSELNETWIN4000 option, consists of a b...

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    S4000 CNC Series2. CNC Configuration with Windows 2000Network Installation and Configuration 2-12. CNC CONFIGURATION WITH WINDOWS 20002.1 PRELIMINARY SETUPFirstly, quit the NC interface to start the network connection:• Click “Start” on the Windows toolbar “Application”• Select “Ru...

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    S4000 CNC Series2. CNC Configuration with Windows 20002-2Network Installation and Configuration Check whether certain system "services" (following the next instruction) have been started:The "status" of the following services must be set to "running":• “Workstati...

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    S4000 CNC Series2. CNC Configuration with Windows 2000Network Installation and Configuration 2-3point the cursor to each and confirm with “ENTER” to enter the property configuration dialogue.Select “Startup Type” “Automatic” in the dialogue box that appears and confirm with “OK”

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    S4000 CNC Series2. CNC Configuration with Windows 20002-4Network Installation and Configuration 2.2 NETWORK CONFIGURATIONSelect “My Computer” on the desktop after activating the services and either right-click or press theApplication” key (on the keyboard to the right of the spacebar, betwe...

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    S4000 CNC Series2. CNC Configuration with Windows 2000Network Installation and Configuration 2-5Edit the following parameters (one at time):Computer NameAny univocal name identifying the CNC in thenetworkWorkgroupThe identification of the PCs in the networkDomainThis option is normally exploited ...

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    S4000 CNC Series2. CNC Configuration with Windows 20002-6Network Installation and Configuration The following window will appear:Click twice on “Local Area Connection”.Click “Properties”.

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    S4000 CNC Series2. CNC Configuration with Windows 2000Network Installation and Configuration 2-7on the window that will appear select “Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)”.Click “Properties”, the following window will appear:

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    S4000 CNC Series2. CNC Configuration with Windows 20002-8Network Installation and Configuration Firstly, specify an IP address and a subnet mask which univocally identifies the NC on the network; thisdata must be supplied by the administrator of the network to which you are connecting.In the case...

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    S4000 CNC Series2. CNC Configuration with Windows 2000Network Installation and Configuration 2-92.3 FOLDER SHARING AND DISK MAPPINGThere are essentially two ways to exchange data between CNC and PC:• Load CNC programs into the "Part program" folder from the PC connected to the network...

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    S4000 CNC Series2. CNC Configuration with Windows 20002-10Network Installation and Configuration The following window will appear:Select “Share this folder” and then press “OK” to confirm.A “Connect As:” user name and a “Password” will be usually required when you attempt to acces...

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    S4000 CNC Series2. CNC Configuration with Windows 20002-12 Network Installation and Configuration Select “Map Network Drive” and the following window will appear:Click on “Browser” and select the work grou...

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    S4000 CNC Series2. CNC Configuration with Windows 2000Network Installation and Configuration 2-13Verify that “Reconnect at Logon” is available so that the resource connection will be re-established thenext time the system is booted up. In order to do so, the server must be on and the previous...

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    S4000 CNC Series2. CNC Configuration with Windows 20002-14 Network Installation and Configuration

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    S4000 CNC Series3. CNC Configuration with Windows NTNetwork Installation and Configuration 3-13. CNC CONFIGURATION WITH WINDOWS NT3.1 PRELIMINARY SETUPFirstly, quit the NC interface to start the network connection the SELNETWIN4000 have been installcorrect, then exit to the CNC interface:• Clic...

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    S4000 CNC Series3. CNC Configuration with Windows NT3-2Network Installation and Configuration The "status" of the following services must be set to " started":• “Workstation”• “TCP/IP Net Bios Helper”• “Server”• “Messenger”• “Computer Browser”poin...

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    S4000 CNC Series3. CNC Configuration with Windows NTNetwork Installation and Configuration 3-3Select “Startup Type” “Automatic” in the dialogue box that appears and confirm with “OK”Go back to the service window and select “HW profile” for the activated services. Check that “st...

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    S4000 CNC Series3. CNC Configuration with Windows NT3-4Network Installation and Configuration 3.2 NETWORK CONFIGURATIONSelect “Network Neighborhood” on the desktop after activating the services. Either right-click or pressthe Application” key (on the keyboard to the right of the spacebar, b...

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    S4000 CNC Series3. CNC Configuration with Windows NTNetwork Installation and Configuration 3-5On the window that will appear select “TCP/IP Protocols”Click “Properties”, the following window will appear:Firstly, specify an IP address and a subnet mask which univocally identifies the NC on...

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    S4000 CNC Series3. CNC Configuration with Windows NT3-6Network Installation and Configuration 3.3 FOLDER SHARING AND DISK MAPPINGThere are essentially two ways to exchange data between CNC and PC:• Load CNC programs into the "Part program" folder from the PC connected to the network: ...

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    S4000 CNC Series3. CNC Configuration with Windows NTNetwork Installation and Configuration 3-7Click “Sharing”, the following window will appear:Select “Shared As:”. Change suggested "Share Name". Press “OK” to confirm.A “Connect As:” user name and a “Password” will b...

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    S4000 CNC Series3. CNC Configuration with Windows NT3-8 Network Installation and Configuration 3.3.2 MAPPING A NETWORK DISK FROM THE CNCA PC folder must be shared and consequently accessible by other network us...

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    S4000 CNC Series3. CNC Configuration with Windows NTNetwork Installation and Configuration 3-9After completing the operations above, a new disk will appear in the CNC edit environment dialog(identified by the previous selected letter). This corresponds to the mapped folder where to transfer there...

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    S4000 CNC Series3. CNC Configuration with Windows NT3-10 Network Installation and Configuration

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    S4000 CNC Series4. Network access authorizationsNetwork Installation and Configuration 4-14. NETWORK ACCESS AUTHORIZATIONS"User" level authorizations are required to access the resources of various servers in Microsoftnetworks.Some of the most common cases which typically occur when exp...

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    S4000 CNC Series4. Network access authorizations4-2 Network Installation and Configuration 4.3 CREATING A NEW WINDOWS NT4 USERS(OR WITH WINDOWS NT4)To create a new user in WINDOWS NT, access the serv...

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    S4000 CNC Series4. Network access authorizationsNetwork Installation and Configuration 4-3Compile the fields “UserName” and ”Password” as described above and select “User Cannot ChangePassword” and “Password Never Expires”.

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    S4000 CNC Series4. Network access authorizations4-4 Network Installation and Configuration 4.4 CREATING A NEW WINDOWS 2000 USERS (OR WITH WINDOWS 2000)To create a new user in WINDOW...

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    S4000 CNC Series4. Network access authorizationsNetwork Installation and Configuration 4-5Select “Local User and Groups” and then “Users”Right-click the mouse on the blank background of the right-hand window and select “New User” in theshortcut menu that appears.The following window w...

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    S4000 CNC Series4. Network access authorizations4-6 Network Installation and Configuration

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    S4000 CNC Series5. TroubleshootingNetwork Installation and Configuration 5-15. TROUBLESHOOTINGFUNCTIONAL CONNECTION TESTSThe TCP/IP protocol must be correctly configured to test connections regardless of authorizations onuser level. Use the Ping diagnostic command to call a server IP address.You ...

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    S4000 CNC Series5. Troubleshooting5-2 Network Installation and Configuration Example of incorrect connection:A connection to the called computer cannot be established if the reply to the command is s...

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    S4000 CNC Series5. TroubleshootingNetwork Installation and Configuration 5-3The following window will appear:The following items indicate “Network status”:Link:on indicates that the wire is connected to a running unit.10/100 Mps:connection speed.Activity:blinking indicates network connection ...

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    S4000 CNC Series5. Troubleshooting5-4 Network Installation and Configuration

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