Eye4Software Hydromagic

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Eye4Software Hydromagic - Knowledge Base - Hardware



Q110001 Is the NMEA2000 protocol supported by your software ?
No, at this moment we only support NMEA0183. Unlike NMEA0183, the NMEA2000 is implemented on the CAN (Controller Area Network) protocol, and NMEA2000 devices are not connected to a serial or USB port. ...
Tags:  NMEA0183, NMEA2000


Q110002 I have a GPS and echosounder connected to a datacombiner. The information from my echosounder is interferencing with my GPS, what can i do?
Some echosounders forward positions from a connected GPS, even when no GPS is connected. This may result in alternating GPS positions in the Hydromagic software. To avoid this, you can specify a talker ID, so that only the information from your GPS is used. This talker ID can be ent ...
Tags:  NMEA0183, Datacombiner, Talker ID


Q110003 Can I connect a sidescan sonar ?
At this moment, only single beam echosounders are supported. However, we will be supporting sidescan in the near future. Please follow us on Facebook or Twitter for updates. ...
Tags:  Supported Hardware, Sidescan Sonar


Q110004 Can your software process multibeam data ?
At this moment, only single beam echosounders are supported. However, we will be supporting multibeam in the near future. Please follow us on Facebook or Twitter for updates. ...
Tags:  Supported Hardware, Multibeam, Multibeam echosounder, MBES


Q110005 I connected a device to a serial port, but no data is coming in. What should I do ?
When no data is received, please check the following steps before contacting support: Make sure the device is plugged in Double check for serial port and speed When the serial cable has only 2 or 3 connections, make sure the hardware flow control in the device's configuration is ...
Tags:  No Data Received, Serial Port, NMEA0183, Baudrate, Flow Control