Allen Bradley RsLogix Emulate 500 Downloading and Installing for Free
Below are the instructions for downloading and installing Allen Bradley's RsLogix Emulate 500 for free.
1. To begin go to ab.com
2. Then click the “Downloads” tab.
3. Towards the middle of the screen, click the “Find Downloads” link.
4. In the search box, type “emulate” and and you will see RsLogix Emulate 500 come up in the dropdown. Select it.
5. Select the latest version which is 6.00.00 as of this writing.
6. DO NOT click the download icon beside your selection, for some reason this does not work. Instead, click the “DOWNLOADS” button above or below your selection.
7. Click the “Select Files” checkbox.
8. Under “Product Add-Ons” check “RSLogix Emulate 500 6.00.00
9. Click the “Downloads 1” button in the dialog.
10. Click the “Download Now” button.
11. You will be asked to sign in. Register if you haven’t already, this can be done for free and you do not need a support contract.
12. Read the license agreement and if you agree click the “Accept” button.
13. Click the “Managed Download” or “Direct Download” depending on your preference, I personally use the “Direct Download” button.
14. Click the EXE file to begin your download.
15. When your download is finished, open it up to extract the files, noting the folder location the files are being extracted to.
16. Then open the setup.exe, the prompts are self explanatory from there.