CLASS #112— Basic GAP™ and Software Editing Tools

CLASS #112— Basic GAP™ and Software Editing Tools

Class112_Description 2.18 or Earlier

Description

This three-day session will cover basic programming of the Woodward GAP™ (Graphical Application Program) software. During the course, GAP™ application programming as well as monitoring with the use of Monitor GAP utility will be accomplished.

CLASS OBJECTIVES

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Demonstrate an understanding of GAP™ block architecture, the ability to read and navigate GAP™ application drawings along with making changes to an existing GAP™ application.
  • Completeness Check an application, compile the new application and load the application into various hardware platforms.
  • Understand the use of module files and preferred methods of writing and integrating GAP™ applications.
  • Demonstrate the ability to make field adjustments using MonitorGAP™.

CLASS OUTLINE

A. GAP™ SOFTWARE FUNDAMENTALS

  • Installing GAP™ software on your PC
  • General GAP™ software description
  • GAP™ block architecture
  • How to read and navigate GAP™ application drawings

B. GAP™ SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT

  • GAP™ pull-down-menu orientation
  • Using GAP™ Help
  • Creating a new GAP™ application
  • Some do’s and don’ts of GAP™ files (rate group crossover, loop breaking etc..)

C. GAP™ SOFTWARE EDITING

  • Loading and opening an existing GAP™ file
  • Editing techniques
  • Error/completeness check
  • Creating HEX code file
  • Downloading HEX file to the control system CPU

D. HANDS ON GAP™ SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT

  • GAP™ exercise #1
  • GAP™ exercise #2
  • GAP™ exercise #3
  • GAP™ exercise #4

E. REVIEW

  • Review training
  • Questions & answers
  • Class complete

The instructor reserves the right to modify the class content to best suit the class needs.

For more information or to register, contact:
Phone: 877-544-0201
Email: service@drakecontrols.com