Free upgrade to Visilogics 9.4.0

A new version of Visilogics programming software can be downloaded from the Unitronics website by clicking here.  The following enhancements have been made as well as some bug fixes.

Faster Image Download – Only new images are downloaded with an application.

New, glossy Virtual Keyboards for V1040/V1210

Information Mode, Enhanced Vision only – The Software section now includes the VisiLogic application name, and the PC User Name of the computer on which the application was written.  You can view now up to 64 files from SD card [was up to 8]

String Libraries – These now offer the following enhancements:
– If strings that are exported to Excel are defined to certain fonts, those fonts are retained at export, and if the Excel file is imported to a different library, the font definitions are maintained.
– You can now select which String Library to display within the HMI editor in VisiLogic, including an option to display the longest text.

Edit multiple HMI static elements – If you select, for example, two rectangles, and right-click them, common editable properties such as foreground may be edited for both rectangles.

Export Display to .bmp – A new toolbar button in the HMI editor enables you to capture the current display.

Project Memory Map – Now also shows DLUs.

Windows 8 Customer Preview

Initial tests seems to show that Unitronics Visilogics programming software is stable running under Windows 8 Customer Preview.  Please note that if you experience difficulty running any all Unitronics software then run with elevated privileges,  this can easily be achieved by right clicking the shortcut and selecting ‘Run as Administrator’.

i4 Automation appointed as a Westermo Approved Solution Provider

Westermo are delighted to announce the appointment of i4 Automation Ltd as an Approved Solution Provider.

More information go to Westermo Data Communications Ltd website.

http://www.westermo.co.uk/html/PR_35.html

Left to right: Andrew Johnson-Chapman (i4 Automation), Neil Yates (Westermo)
Left to right: Andrew Johnson-Chapman (i4 Automation), Neil Yates (Westermo)

Unitronics World Conference

Unitronics World ConferenceWorld map showing how extensive Unitronics distribution network is.Unitronics distribution network.

Unitronics held their world conference at Euro Disney Paris last week (28th March 2012). With representation from almost every country in the world. “It’s great to see all these Technical distributors represented all in one room” said NT Global Marketing Manager from Unitronics.

With lots of new and exciting products, including the further development of existing products and a glimpse into the future with Unitronics terrific range of Combination PLC and HMI combination units it’s all very exciting.

“With all our software free of charge its makes it an easy decision for customers to try the Unitronics range” commented OL Senior Technical Support Engineer from Unitronics.

Following on from the update of new a future plans for development, presentations where then given by distributors showing the inventive ways that they and their customers had utilised the different software package. Along with extensive reference to the Unitronics application story library that is building daily. “It’s well worth having a look at how many unique and cost effective ways our technology is being used” said ML Marketing Desk Manager from Unitronics before going on “it never ceases to amaze me the inventive ways the product can be used to save customers time and money”

i4 Automation capture the opening presentation of the 2012 Unitronics World Conference
i4 Automation at the Unitronics world conference

Look out for some more updates from our own representative from i4 Automation who was at the conference.