Most software programming is the responsibility
of qualified programmers, however, Vantage software is intuitive
and simple to use. Nevertheless, you should have a basic understanding
of computer terms and operation in order to program effectively.
Additionally, your comfort with Vantage software programming will
help you recommend, specify and advise about Vantage systems.
QLink is the Vantage software that graphically represents the physical
layout of installed automation system hardware along with the management
of their operations. QLink simplifies the design, layout, programming,
diagnostic and reporting capabilities of a Vantage System and offers
powerful features, ease of use and a high level of control over
a wide range of installations.
4 major functions of QLink:
1. Physical Layout -
This is the converted version of the blueprint. This part
of QLink determines the physical location of loads and stations.
2. Hardware Programming -
QLink software converts the scenarios into programming that the
Vantage system can understand and implement.
3. Hardware Diagnostics -
QLink can monitor and report component status such as station,
controller or module non-functionality and or other issues.
4. Project Reports -
QLink will generate a multitude of different reports such as a bill
of materials, price lists, engraving details, keypad details, button
reports, wiring views and many others.