Tutorial Videos

Getting started

Create a very simple program to introduce vBuilder

State Machines – Flow charts

Introduction to the format we highly recommend you use with your flow charts

Subroutine Example

How we recommend structuring your subroutines
Click to save the SubExample.zip Zipped folder
Unzip the files. Keep them together in a folder. Open the .vio file using vBuilder

 

How to count up and countdown with timer

Timer Example

Rising Edge

How to do things in flow charts based on a Rising Edge signal (OFF to ON transition)
Here is the code used in this example: Rising Edge.zip.
Download this, unzip the folder, then open the .vio file inside of vBuilder

Real Time Clock – How to set it, read it and compare against it

Near Parallel – How to do multiple tasks at almost the same time

Click to save the NearParallel Zipped folder
Unzip the files. Keep them together in a folder. Then open the .vio file insider of vBuilder.

Thermocouple Example – How to use it in degrees C or F

Custom Serial Messages – How to send and receive custom serial messages

Click to save the commExample.zip Zipped folder
Unzip the files. Keep them together in a folder. Open the .vio file using vBuilder.

 

Command HMI Demo Screen Main Page

 

Command HMI Demo Screen Basic Page

Command HMI Demo Screen Graphs Page

Command HMI Demo Screen Recipes Page

Command HMI 2 Way Communication More Details

Stepper Motor Control
How to move a stepper motor to several locations using the Motion Out function

Servo Motor Control – How to control DC Servo Motors

RC Servo Control
How to control the angle of a RC servo using a PWM output

Elevator Example – A small program to control an elevator

Laboratory Scale
How to control an Adam Equipment Industrial Scale with a PLC

In this example, we’ll connect a ACE PLC to an Adam Equipment CPWplus75 lab scale