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Getting Started With A Demo Kit

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How to run a sample program using a demo kit and an industrial PC.

🔹 Connect Hardware

1.0 Plug in Industrial PC.


Note which Ethernet ports are dedicated for EtherCAT vs Internet

1.2 Connect the EtherCAT port from the Industrial PC to the EtherCAT Motion Bus In Port on the Demo Unit.


2.0 Start Visual Studio

2.1 Copy and paste some sample applications from our website. https://support.roboticsys.com/group__rapidcode-api-samples.html

3.0 Select a Sample Application you would like to run an run it

This quick start tutorial for the Demo Unit Kit skips many setup steps as they have already been done on the PCs that ship with our Demo Units. Visit Getting Started for a comprehensive setup guide.