Setting RC7 next battery replacement date

Modified on Fri, 25 Feb 2022 at 07:31 PM


After replacing the memory backup battery, set the next battery replacement date from the teach pendant, according to the following procedure.

Note: Check that the system clock of the robot controller shows the correct date beforehand. If it is incorrect, the next replacement date will also become incorrect.

This procedure applies to the following controller types: RC7M, RC7.

Video Tutorial

Step-by-Step guide

Step 1

On the top screen of the teach pendant, press [F6 Set].
The Settings (Main) window appears.

Step 2

Press [F6 Maint.] in the Settings (Main) window.
The Maintenance menu appears.

Step 3

Press [F4 Battery] in the Maintenance menu.
The Next Battery Replacement Date window appears.

In the top of the window, the current setting is displayed.

The date entry areas show the default replacement date that is two years later of the current data at which you open this window, assuming that the battery service life is
 two years.

Step 4

Press OK.

If you do not want to change the replacement date, press Cancel.

The message "Are you sure you want to set the next battery replacement date?" appears.

Step 5

Press OK.
The screen returns to the Settings (Main) window.

Owner’s Manual Reference

Manual/Section Name: RC7M Controller Manual, Section 6.5.2
Document Name: rc7m_inter-e.pdf
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