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A bus monitor can be used to log telegrams on the  PROFIBUS.


Modern bus monitors generally have the following features:


Protocol analysis for PROFIBUS DP and PA networks

Device capture and clear display of PROFIBUS network structure

Online analysis of all the main parameters in the network, PROFIBUS master and all connected slaves

Logging and display filter

Trigger capabilities

Telegram decoding for FDL, DP, DP-V1 and DP-V2

Telegram logging, including prolonged recording

Automatic production of a test report

Multilingual user interface

USB interface


These days, automatic generation of a measurement report is an important function for producing an acceptance protocol for any PROFIBUS system.