Select an application category from the list below to see all the downloadable files and their descriptions in that category. Go to Archived Applications Files to find previous versions of applications.
Install this application driver for TPDesign4 and NetLinx Studio for support of direct connection to Modero VG Series panels via USB.
Duet is the unique and powerful dual-interpreter environment for programming NetLinx control systems. Program the system in NetLinx or Java or a little of both. Simplify your programming world!
Central Controller firmware 3.41.422 or better is a pre-requisite. For this release, the Device SDK was modified to include the following additional devices:
NOTE: You must have the latest firmware versions for your NetLinx masters before you can use the device feature listed above. Versions greater than 387 are recommended. Unpredictable results may occur if your master firmware has not been updated to the proper version.
G4 PanelBuilder is a Windows application that offers accelerated development of AMX G4 user interface pages using G4 PanelBuilder Templates (.TPT) available from AMX or designed by the dealer.
New Features: Support for NXD-CV10, NXT-CV10, and NXT-CV10/PB panels.
Software and Hardware Requirements:
To install G4 Panel Preview, you must have the following software installed on your computer:
Minimum hardware requirements:
New panel devices: Modero X Series
Video Graphics Fill: (Modero X Series only)
NOTE: Enabling MXA-MPL source will require panel firmware v2.103.x or greater
Sub-Page View: (Modero X Series only)
NOTE: Sub-Page View scrollbar will require panel firmware v2.103.x or greater
Page Flip Animations (Modero-X Series only)
NOTE: New transitions will require panel firmware v2.103.x or greater.
Function Map Tree: Added ability to expand/collapse ports
Panel Reports: Added Sub-Page Sets and Sub-Page View Buttons
AMX USB Driver Information for USB Enabled G4 Panels
NOTE: The AMX USB driver is no longer bundled in the installations of TPDesign4 or other AMX software applications. This change is effective with the release of TPDesign4 version 2.7.
To download the latest AMX USB driver, please visit the AMX website. (Search on keyword "AMX USBLAN".)
After installation of the AMX USB Driver, please follow the steps below to ensure a valid USB connection to the G4 panels:
Known Issues - This section contains the identified issues that this version is shipping of the product contains
NOTE: The "AMX Icon 2 Normal" font should be removed from the collection of Windows registered fonts, as it can possibly create conflicts with the font "AMX Icon 2". This can be accomplished by going to the Fonts page in Windows Control Panel and deleting the entry for "AMX Icon 2 Normal (True Type)".
New panel devices: Modero-S Series MST-431 & MSD-431
New panel devices: Modero-S Series MST-701 & MSD-701
New panel devices: Modero-S Series MST-1001 & MSD-1001
MVP-5150/5200 Firmware Update Requirements
Please note that features added to these panel-types as of G4SF Release 3.1.34 will require a Device Firmware upgrade to version 2.87.1 or greater.
The newest resolution, 1280 x 800 @ 60Hz, fill require a Device Firmware upgrade to version 2.6.36 or greater.
New in this release:
G4 Project Conversion
A separate utility application, G4Utility, has been provided to convert G4 panel projects to the new G5 format. This utility can be accessed via the Tools menu.
TP5 Project File Size
IREdit provides the ability to capture and edit IR hand control files (.IRL, .IRV, or IR information contained within a .IRN database file) for use on Axcess and NetLinx platforms.
New Features: IREdit now includes additional data in the AMX IR database to support IR devices in VisualArchitect. Visual Architect can read the AMX IR database and add IR devices to the list of available devices that can be added to the system. The VisualArchitect data is also updated using the Web Update feature when a new AMX IR database version is released.
After installing the initial database, please update through the IREdit IR Update utility. AMX is constantly adding IR codes to the database. The database can be updated via AMX IR Update. Within the IREdit application, go to Help > AMX IR Update to launch the IR Update Wizard Dialog.
Known Issues with NetLinx Studio - Version 4.3
The NetLinx compiler does not recognize UNC (Universal Naming Convention). The compiler cannot resolve the network resource or shared file when linked via a UNC path (as an example):
As a workaround, map a drive letter to the Network drive, re-assign/open via that drive letter so that it can be recognized by the NetLinx compiler.
In support of the new "Listview Buttons and Dynamic Data Feeds" enchancements for the Modero G5 Touch Panels, the NetLinx.AXI and NetLinx Studio Keyword Help files have been updated.
VisualArchitect is a comprehensive system design platform that increases the productivity and efficiency of your organization. VisualArchitect simplifies generation of all the programming, touch panel files, IR codes and system documentation for an integrated control system. This software is free to Authorized AMX Dealers and Independent Programmers and is available thru your AMX sales representative. For Domestic Dealers, place an order for NSS-VA, FG3002-21, to receive an installation disc with license key. International dealers should order NSS-VA-INTL, FG3002-21INTL, and contact your regional distributor for the disc, license key and MSRP pricing file in your local currency.
New In Version 1.4.3:
The following software packages must be installed on the target system before VisualArchitect can be installed:
All Supported Operating Systems:
Companion Software Versions
If a version of NetLinx Studio prior to 2.4 build 129 is installed AFTER VisualArchitect, the SNAPI.axi file will be overwritten with an older version that will cause compilation problems. Please ensure that the SNAPI.axi file installed in C:\Program Files\Common Files\AMXShare\AXIs (or equivalent local path) is v1.6.1. If not, please re-install VisualArchitect.