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iCANsoft programming guide

Approved users with access to the SW-2 Software Kit can visit the Download Centre where there are programming manuals and other support materials. Read more...

I am looking for a RS232 control commands for iLight

The SC- Wall-mounted Source Controller range support a direct RS485 connection. The RS485 ASCII control commands can be found in the Source Controller Read more...

Can I get information on iCANsoft programming and devices configurations in the network

Each device on an iLight system stores its configuration and this can be retrieved by an Eaton Lighting Systems engineer or via iLight programming Read more...

Does iCANsoft work with Windows 10?

Yes, iLight software  (iCANsoft, Device Editor and associated programs) is compatible with Windows 10 if you are using iCANsoft version 3.1.7 or Read more...

How do I change iLight touchscreen programming?

An iLight touchscreen configuration is edited using the TSC3050 Editor which is provided as part of the iCANsoft & Tools Suite software package (SW-2 Read more...

I am getting an 'unable to open port' message when trying to connect to the iLight network

'Unable to open port' appears when the iLight software is unable to establish a connection with the iLight CAN network. This can be for several Read more...

How do you copy a sequence to another device?

In the Sequences tab, go to the relevant sequence and right-click on any of the action lines of the sequence, then choose Select All. Right-click again an Read more...

My PC Node does not work.

The PC Node is powered from the iLight network so you must first make sure that you have enough voltage at the point where you are connecting your PC Node. Read more...

What is the factory IP address of an EG2 Ethernet Gateway?

The factory IP address settings for the EG2 Ethernet Gateway are: IP address: 192.168.0.100Subnet mask: 255.255.255.0Gateway: 192.168.0.254 Read more...

Is it possible to turn off the button back light on a Control Panel (keypad)?

To prevent button LEDs on Control Panels from illuminating, set the Select Scene action to the release action of the button, and leave the press Read more...

How do I update the firmware in an NS3-C Network Sensor?

The iLight NS3-C Network Sensor is updated over the iLight network via iLight programming software, using the Flash Tool utility. IMPORTANT Firmware Read more...

Is it possible to extract the existing project configuration from an iLight system?

Each device connected to the iLight network contains its own configuration data. This can be retrieved from the individual devices via the iLight software Read more...

What is the latest firmware version for the EG2 Ethernet Gateway?

The latest firmware version for the EG2 is 4.05P, and ships with all production devices at this time. If you have a unit with an earlier version it may Read more...

is there an ilight specialist service engineer for York area

Our iLight Service Engineers cover the whole of the UK. If you would like to book an engineering visit, please email fieldservicecc@eaton.com, or phone 019 Read more...

Can I use another processor PCB in my iLight dimmer?

The processor PCB (CPU) in each iLight source controller stores the output settings for that specific unit (Area, Channel, Scene Levels). This information Read more...

What does the Virtual Panel State action mean?

This action works on a 'virtual' level which means that it will be responded to by input devices according to their Area allocation, rather than Read more...

How do I set the time/date on a TC-1 Timeclock?

To adjust the time/date/day of the week for a TC-1 Astronomical Timeclock: From the main screen press 1 on the keypad then choose from the following Read more...

What does 'please unlock for device configuration' mean?

This is a request over the network from the iLight software to enable new configuration settings to be applied to an iLight product. If this message Read more...

What is the maximum delay time for a sequence action?

Max sequence delay is 56m 36.75s per line/action Read more...