Eye4Software Hydromagic

Hydrographic Survey Software


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Hydromagic Simulator Plugin

The Hydromagic Simulator Plugin is a plugin with graphical user interface designed to simulate various types of hardware.
This allows you to test drive or demonstrate the software without the need to connect actual hardware.

With the simulator you will be able to simulate the following input values:

It is possible to simulate tide as well, using the manual tide buttons in the main toolbar.
The simulator can be used in both Hydromagic Survey and Hydromagic Dredging.


Loading the simulator plugin

To load this plugin, open the preferences window by selecting "Preferences..." from the "Options" menu.
In the window that appears, select the "Devices" tab. Next click the "Add..." button.

the devices tab in the preferences dialog

A list of available plugins will be displayed. In this list, select the "Hydromagic Simulator Plugin" and click "OK" to load and display the simulator.

select the Hydromagic simulator plugin


Using the simulator

In order to start pushing the simulator data into the application, click the "Start" button.
To stop the simulation press "Stop". When started, the simulator will send data with 500 millisecond intervals.

the devices tab in the preferences dialog


Unloading the simulator

To unload the simulator, open the preferences window by selecting "Preferences..." from the "Options" menu.
In the window that appears, select the "Devices" tab. Next select the "Hydromagic Simulator Plugin" and click the "Remove..." button.

Unload the Hydromagic simulator plugin