Video: How can you program the ATV212 drive to run in local mode?


06 April 2021

ATV212 drive needs to run in local mode

Product Line:
Altivar ATV21 and ATV212


Needs to use the run/ stop buttons on the face of the drive.

Programming as follows using the integral display

If you would like to be able to switch back and forth between local mode and remote mode, the LOC/REM button can be used.

This button has a green LED in it. When you press the button, the the LED lights up, and the drive is in local mode. Press the button again to turn off the LED and place the drive back into remote mode. 

Otherwise, program the drive as follows:
     Push the Mode button until you see AUF
     Once at AUF, do not push the ENT button, just arrow down to parameter CNOD.  Push the ENT buttons and change this value 1 (keypad), then push the ENT button again to save.
     Arrow up to parameter FNOD.  Push the ENT button and change the value to 3 (keypad), then press the ENT button again to save.
     Push the Mode button until you see FR-F.  This is the display menu.  Push the Mode button one more time to go back to the default display (Reference Frequency).

See the ATV212 Programming Manual and below video for additional details.