PG5 2.1 communication program examples

Level: easy

Ether-S-Bus and Smart Ethernet RIO examples

Example for Ether-S-Bus communication | Level: easy

Software Example for Ether-S-Bus communication | Level: easy

including basic IP explications. File contains several projects, please unzip the file before importing into PG5.

PG5 version 2.0.150

DE3 Archive .zip 3.15 MB Download
EN3 Archive .zip 3.15 MB Download
FR3 Archive .zip 3.15 MB Download

Smart Ethernet RIO PCD3.T665 and PCD3.T666 | Level: easy

Software Smart Ethernet RIO PCD3.T665 and PCD3.T666 | Level: easy

PG5 version 2.1.310

PDF in English, German and French are stored on the PG5 project, under the manager device, documentation files.

EN4 .zip 3.48 MB Download
DE4 .zip 3.48 MB Download
FR4 .zip 3.48 MB Download

Level: medium

BACnet project example

BACnet Basic Objects

Software BACnet Basic Objects

PG5 2.1.100

Use of BACnet Basic Objects

EN 1 Archive .zip 0.86 MB Download
DE 1 Archive .zip 1.01 MB Download

BACnet MS/TP example

Example for BACnet MS/TP communication | Level: medium

Software Example for BACnet MS/TP communication | Level: medium

PG5 Version 2.1.100

EN1 Archive .zip 0.56 MB Download

Level: hard


  • It's possible to connect SBC PCD's directly to the internet? (FAQ #102060)
  • Are SBC devices affected by the zero-day vulnerabilities ‘Ripple20’, related to the low-level TCP/IP software library developed by Treck, Inc.? (FAQ #102036)
  • Why it is not possible to establish a connection to the VNC Server in case the application “BeVNC” is started on the PCD7.D5xxxWTA010? (FAQ #102003)
  • Why it is not possible to ping a PCD7.D5xxxWTA010 from a remote device using the IP-Address of the panel? (FAQ #102002)
  • Why the Modbus communication over Ethernet between a Saia PCD and a Siemens S7-314C-2 does not work correctly? (FAQ #101973)
  • CallSMS FBox with Error 535 (FAQ #101972)
  • How I can send an email with variable attachment? (FAQ #101966)
  • It's possible to connect a Ethernet Port of a PCD directly to Power over Ethernet (PoE)? (FAQ #101847)
  • The MPI communication does not work on the classic PCD. (FAQ #101689)
  • Is it possible to define a minimum delay between two Modbus requests? (FAQ #101423)
  • Why does the FBox "SASI S-Bus Extended" not work (for assigning a gateway master port)? (FAQ #101399)
  • Why is the "S-Bus Master IP" FBox LED red after some time? (FAQ #101286)
  • What is C-Bus and is it possible to use C-Bus on the SBC PLCs? (FAQ #101114)
  • On which systems is the Mode D (still) supported? (FAQ #101025)
  • The card PCD3.F281 does not work correctly with the library Belimo 2.5.300. (FAQ #100953)
  • Can the ethernet switch Q.Net-5TX be used to refresh the signal? (FAQ #100922)
  • Why can't I even PING my computer? (FAQ #100846)
  • Problem with LON communication and "Alias" support (PCD7.F800 / F802) (FAQ #100531)
  • Why is the Profi S-Link cable not working on the PCD3 / PCD2.M480? (FAQ #100460)
  • Does M-Bus need a Full RS 232 interface? (FAQ #100416)
  • Is it possible sending EMails with a PCD? (FAQ #100400)
  • Repeater PCD7.T100 (FAQ #100311)
  • How to use an oscilloscope to debug RS 485 networks (oscilloscope screenshots) (FAQ #100297)
  • Analyzing S-Bus communication of PG5 by using Tracewin (FAQ #100268)
  • Is a driver for SBC S-Bus available? (FAQ #100179)
  • Overview about the communication possibilities of the Saia PCD® (FAQ #100139)

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