G. MAINTENANCE USING A NOTEBOOK
BOOTINIT.EXE can perform the following operations related to system
maintenance of the Power Mate i:
(1)Registers a file to the flash memory in the Power Mate i.
(Reads a file on a memory card in the MS–DOS format conforming
to JEIDA V4.1 into the flash memory in the Power Mate i.)
(2)Checks files in the flash memory in the Power Mate i (series and
(3)Deletes a file from the flash memory in the Power Mate i.
(4)Saves parameter, programs, and other battery–backed files (in the
SRAM area) onto a memory card or restores them from a memory card
at a time.
(5)Saves a file in the flash memory in the Power Mate i onto a memory
(6)Formats a memory card.
(7)Deletes a file from a memory card.
This section explains how to start BOOTINIT.EXE, display each screen,
and operate BOOTINIT.EXE.
With the Power Mate i, a memory card is available as an I/O
device. Insert or remove a memory card always after
turning off the power.
For the boot system, the following types of memory cards are available:
SRAM type specified by FANUC and flash type. To store data for a long
time, use the flash type of memory card or ATA card.
Use Intel Series 2 flash–type memory cards. Memory cards
with a capacity of 4 MB are recommended.