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How to Download and Learn Siemens TIA Portal V16 for FREE

TIA (Totally Integrated Automation Portal) is a dedicated software solution provided by siemens. In this article, I will show you How to download and Learn Siemens TIA Portal V16 for free?

Warming (* don’t use it in a commercial project without a license).

TIA (Totally Integrated Automation Portal) is a dedicated software solution provided by siemens for configuring and programming SIMATIC PLCs and other Siemens products like HMI, Motor Drive, SCADA, etc.

Introduction: –

Siemens is a leading industrial automation provider in the world. SIMATIC PLCs is the most popular plc series in industrial automation.

TIA Portal is a software solution for all-in-one industrial automation made by Siemens company.

Because of the popularity of siemens in industrial automation, you will find that most industries in the world use siemens products for automation.

As a fresher or a professional person learning Siemens TIA Portal gives you a huge advantage, if you are fresher, you can find a job easily, and if you are professional.

you get highly paid jobs in your automation field. For learning the TIA portal, you have to pay huge money to third-party companies.

As a fresher engineer, I want to find a way to learn the TIA portal for free, after getting some research and time spending.

I am able to find a free way to learn the Siemens TIA portal for free. and this post for all about how to download and learn TIA Portal for Free.

All About TIA (Totally Integrated Automation) Portal: –

Introduction: –

TIA portal provides a platform to run other software according to companies’ needs and different types of applications.

TIA portal integrates much software in one package. This is the list of all software you integrate and run on the TIA portal software solution.

All software that runs on TIA portal v16

Software that you will be able to integrate with TIA Portal: –

  • STEP 7 / S7-PLCSIM
  • STEP 7 Safety
  • SINAMICS Start drive
  • SIMATIC S7-PLCSIM Advanced
  • Energy Suite
  • SIMATIC Visualization Architect
  • SIRIUS Soft Starter ES

TIA Portal License Prices: –

Step 7/Basic350$
Step 7/Professional2230$
WinCC/Professional2355$ (512 Tag)
The price shown above is only for single-user License Key

Prices of the TIA Portal License change according to how many software functions you want to integrate with the TIA portal. And Price of the TIA portal is also depending on the Numbers of users you want to access the software.

But you can use all the professional features by downloading a 21-day trial pack. And after the 21day you will no longer access the advanced facilities of the program.

But after the trial is and you can still run and navigate the software and you can learn how to use the interface of the software.

How to download and Learn Siemens TIA Portal V16 for free: –

I will show you step by step how to download Siemens TIA Portal V16 for free learning.

You have 21day to learn TIA Portal freely and after 21day you find some restrictions from the software side. But you can learn the TIA portal any time you want.

Steps to Download TIA Portal V16 for free: –

1. Create a new account on the siemens portal: –

To create a new account please click on the button and you will redirect to the siemens website for creating a new account and fill in all details on siemens’ website.

Registration form

If you are a student then you will be able to fill in your college or university name and other data instead of your company name and other data.

After successfully registering on siemens’ website now you will start to process download installation files 📂 by clicking on this download button. You have to scroll down and reach the spot that looks like the image is shown below.

TIA portal files

After reaching this part of the page you have to download four 4 files displayed in the red area shown in the above image.

The condition of download is you have to login into your registered account on Siemens’s website.

And you have to take care of all these four files that are downloaded from the same folder location on your computer.

You can download DVD2 and DVD3 files also for adding more features to TIA portal Software.

After downloading these four files in the same folder you have to click and run the .exe file after some second installation starts and it will take some time depending on your computer speed.

After the installation error is flashing about license key is not found but another option is given that Run-in trial Mode click on this option and you are good to go.

Learn TIA Portal

If you want to learn the Siemens TIA portal for free then please check out my article on this topic. in this article, I share the best resources to learn the TIA portal. You only have to click on this button.

For learning the TIA portal, you have to book official paid training tutorials but after some research, I will find some YouTube Playlists that cover full TIA portal training.

EndNote: –

I will give you the advice to learn automation-related software as much as you can, especially like TIA portal and Studio 5000 designer.

Our team is helping you to learn this type of industrial grade software at the minimum cost possible and share free resources.

This post is regularly updated whenever I find new resources. so, stay creative and take care of your surrounding environment.

I hope you like this post. You may also like my previous post on the basics of the HART communication protocol used in the industry.

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