How to import an an EDS file or ESI file


Within this post, we demonstrate how to import an EDS or ESI file within a Codesys project.

Software Version:

Codesys IDE
Codesys package

Related Tutorials:

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Video - How to import an EDS file into CODESYS


  1. Open the Codesys IDE and select “Device Repository” within the “Tools” tab:
  2. Within the “Device Repository” click the “Install” button to locate and install an EDS or ESI file:
  3. After which, your file will be imported and you may exit via the “Close” button on the bottom right of this window.

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