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Software Release Download

Download all dSPACE Software including TargetLink, AutomationDesk, ControlDesk, Platform API Package, Real-Time Testing, SystemDesk, VEOS, ASM, ConfigurationDesk, FlexRay Configuration Package, ModelDesk, MotionDesk, RTI, SYNECT and dSPACE Solutions.

  • May 16, 2017
  • Installation and Licensing
Patches
dSPACE Releases Updates & Patches

Overview of all updates and patches for all dSPACE Releases.

  • May 15, 2017
  • Troubleshooting
Patches
Firmware Updates

Instructions for updating the firmware of your dSPACE hardware. Downloads of Firmware Manager and Firmware Archives.

  • July 22, 2016
  • Working with, Troubleshooting
Known Problem Reports
TargetLink Problem Reports

Known Problem Reports for TargetLink and Data Dictionary. Up-to-date information about known problems, possible workarounds, and bugfixes.

  • June 29, 2016
  • Troubleshooting
Reference Information
RCP and HIL Software Version and Compatibility Information

Version and Compatibility Information and New Features and Migration Guide for RCP and HIL Software (Real-Time Interface (RTI), ConfigurationDesk, MotionDesk, ModelDesk and Automotive Simulation Models)

  • July 20, 2017
  • Migration, New Features, Versions and Compatibility
Notifications
Windows 10 Support

Windows 10 Support of dSPACE Products

  • May 17, 2017
  • Versions and Compatibility
Patches
RCP and HIL Software Updates & Patches

Updates and patches for RCP and HIL Software. RCP and HIL Software includes Real-Time Interface (RTI), ConfigurationDesk, MotionDesk, ModelDesk and Automotive Simulation Models.

  • May 22, 2017
  • Troubleshooting
Reference Information
Compatibility Tables MATLAB R2016x/R2017x

MATLAB Compatibility Information

  • May 23, 2017
  • Versions and Compatibility
Reference Information
Roadmap of dSPACE Releases

The following roadmap reflects dSPACE’s current plans regarding supported MATLAB® Releases and operating systems in the future.

  • May 15, 2016
  • New Features
Patches
ControlDesk Updates & Patches

Updates and patches for ControlDesk

  • May 15, 2017
  • Troubleshooting
Reference Information
TargetLink Version & Compatibility Information

TargetLink Version Information and New Features and Migration Guide

  • July 20, 2017
  • Migration, New Features, Versions and Compatibility
Reference Information
Compatibility Tables MATLAB R2014x/R2015x

MATLAB Compatibility Information

  • May 23, 2017
  • Versions and Compatibility
Trainings
Training class: Introduction to the AUTOSAR Standard

Over the last few years, the AUTOSAR initiative has successfully established a standard for automotive software architectures. This course introduces you to the main goals and contents of this standard.

  • April 29, 2016
  • Getting Started
Reference Information
MATLAB 64-bit Compatibility

Compatibility with MATLAB 64-bit Releases

  • June 09, 2016
  • Versions and Compatibility
Notifications
DS1103 End-of-life announcement

DS1103 PPC Controller Board End-of-life information. The end of life of the DS1103 is planned for 31 December 2019.

  • November 30, 2015
  • Discontinuation
Patches
TargetLink Updates & Patches

Updates and patches for TargetLink

  • May 15, 2017
  • Troubleshooting
Reference Information
Compatibility Tables MATLAB R2012x/R2013x

MATLAB Compatibility Information

  • May 15, 2015
  • Versions and Compatibility
Patches
Installation/Licensing Tools Updates & Patches

Latest Versions of Installation and Licensing Tools

  • January 05, 2017
  • Installation and Licensing, Troubleshooting
Reference Information
ControlDesk Version Information and New Features

ControlDesk Version Information and New Features and Migration Guide

  • July 20, 2017
  • Migration, New Features, Versions and Compatibility
Reference Information
MicroAutoBox Variants

MicroAutoBox hardware concept, features, I/O variants, and hardware revisions

  • December 20, 2016
  • Versions and Compatibility
Reference Information
dSPACE Release 2017-A

The main innovations included in dSPACE Release 2017-A are outlined.

  • May 15, 2017
  • New Features
Notifications
Knowledge Base - Installation and Licensing

Knowledge base for installation and licensing topics

  • November 15, 2014
  • Installation and Licensing
Reference Information
dSPACE Release 2016-B

The main innovations included in dSPACE Release 2016-B are outlined.

  • November 29, 2016
  • New Features
Basics and Concepts
TargetLink Modeling Guidelines

The TargetLink Modeling Guidelines help to ensure a seamless development process from function development down to the generation of highly efficient code for electronic control units (ECUs) using dSPACE TargetLink.

  • September 29, 2016
  • Getting Started, Working with
Reference Information
Combination of dSPACE Products

Information about which dSPACE software versions can be used together

  • July 17, 2017
  • Versions and Compatibility
Notifications
Windows 64-bit Operating Systems Support

Windows 64-bit Operating Systems Support of dSPACE Products

  • March 15, 2016
  • Versions and Compatibility
Reference Information
RCP and HIL Software Release 2017-A

Version and Compatibility Information and New Features and Migration Guide for RCP and HIL Software (Real-Time Interface (RTI), ConfigurationDesk, MotionDesk, ModelDesk and Automotive Simulation Models)

  • June 01, 2017
  • Migration, New Features, Versions and Compatibility
Reference Information
Release Contents

Information about dSPACE Releases and their contained product versions

  • May 16, 2017
  • Versions and Compatibility
Patches
Device Drivers Updates & Patches

Updates and patches for dSPACE Device Drivers

  • August 24, 2012
  • Troubleshooting
Notifications
Blockset and Toolbox Support with ConfigurationDesk and RTI

Compatibility Information MATLAB Blocksets & Toolboxes

  • January 13, 2016
  • Versions and Compatibility
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 295: Requirements for installing RTIFPGA

I have purchased dSPACE RCP&HIL with RTIFPGA. Which third party software is needed and is there a prescribed order of installation?

  • February 07, 2017
  • Installation and Licensing, Versions and Compatibility
Reference Information
TargetLink 4.2 Version & Compatibility Information

Version and compatibility information for TargetLink 4.2

  • December 20, 2016
  • Versions and Compatibility
Trainings
Training class: TargetLink Basic

This basic training course covers all the steps of code generation for production ECUs with TargetLink.

  • February 09, 2017
  • Getting Started
Patches
AutomationDesk Updates & Patches

Updates and patches for AutomationDesk

  • August 09, 2016
  • Troubleshooting
Reference Information
TargetLink 3.5 Version & Compatibility Information

Version and compatibility information for TargetLink 3.5

  • November 15, 2013
  • Versions and Compatibility
Software Demos
AutomationDesk CANoe Library

AutomationDesk provides the CANoe library which supports some basic features of the Vector CANoe/CANalyzer COM server.

  • May 30, 2017
  • Working with
Reference Information
Solutions DVD Version Information

Version information for dSPACE Solutions DVD

  • January 27, 2017
  • Versions and Compatibility
Reference Information
Compatibility Tables MATLAB R2010x/R2011x

MATLAB Compatibility Information

  • May 15, 2013
  • Versions and Compatibility
Reference Information
TargetLink 4.1 Version & Compatibility Information

Version and compatibility information for TargetLink 4.1

  • November 15, 2015
  • Versions and Compatibility
Reference Information
MotionDesk Graphics System Requirements

This document describes the requirements of MotionDesk on the PC hard- and software regarding 3D online animation.

  • July 17, 2017
  • Installation and Licensing
Utilities
RTI and ConfigurationDesk Profiler

The dSPACE Profiler for Real-Time Interface (RTI) and ConfigurationDesk can be used to analyze timing behavior of applications running on dSPACE platforms.

  • January 15, 2016
  • Working with, Functional Extensions
Utilities
TargetLink AUTOSAR Utilities

The TargetLink AUTOSAR Utilities are an add-on to the TargetLink AUTOSAR support to simplify certain steps in the development process.

  • August 14, 2017
  • Working with, Functional Extensions
Reference Information
RCP and HIL Software Release 2016-B

Version & Compatibility Information RCP&HIL Software Release 2016-B

  • December 12, 2016
  • Migration, Versions and Compatibility
Notifications
DS1005 End-of-life announcement

DS1005 PPC Board End-of-life information. The end of life of the DS1005 is planned for 31 December 2020.

  • November 30, 2015
  • Discontinuation
Patches
User Documentation Updates

Updates for User Documentation, such as Language Packs. Currently, Language Packs for Japanese are available.

  • September 01, 2016
  • New Features, Working with
Utilities
TargetLink Utilities

TargetLink utilities are add-ons to TargetLink to provide support for some additional Simulink blocks as well as to simplify certain steps in the development process.

  • June 12, 2017
  • Working with, Functional Extensions
Reference Information
Release 2017-A Contents

Release 2017-A contents and included product versions

  • May 18, 2017
  • Versions and Compatibility
Notifications
TRC File Changes with dSPACE Release 2014-A and Later

The information in this document allows you to plan your next steps for migrating to new MATLAB and dSPACE releases.

  • October 15, 2015
  • Migration, Versions and Compatibility
Application Notes
TargetLink - Using the dSPACE Data Dictionary in a Multi-User Environment

This application note describes how to set up TargetLink in a multi-user environment to ensure a consistent workflow.

  • January 15, 2006
  • Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 771: Obtaining the dSPACE License ID

I want to know the dSPACE license ID of my execution key (dSPACE dongle) or the license ID of my floating network license. How can I find it?

  • April 01, 2016
  • Installation and Licensing
Trainings
Training class: Workshop: ControlDesk Automation

With scripts, you can perform your complex workflows in no time, such as creating a project and experiment with your custom settings.

  • May 12, 2016
  • Getting Started
Reference Information
64-bit Compatibility

Annotations about the compatibility of 64-bit dSPACE programs with Windows, MATLAB, and Python as of Release 2016-B

  • October 26, 2016
  • Versions and Compatibility
Reference Information
FMI Compatibility

Compatibility of dSPACE software with Functional Mock-up Interface (FMI) standards

  • May 15, 2016
  • Versions and Compatibility
Reference Information
RCP and HIL Software Release 2015-B

Version & Compatibility Information RCP&HIL Software Release 2015-B

  • November 15, 2016
  • Versions and Compatibility
Patches
SystemDesk Updates & Patches

Updates and patches for SystemDesk

  • December 13, 2016
  • Troubleshooting
Known Problem Reports
Problem Reports for dSPACE Products except TargetLink

Known Problem Reports for all dSPACE Products except TargetLink. Up-to-date information about known problems, possible workarounds, and bugfixes.

  • March 31, 2016
  • Troubleshooting
Patches
Python Extensions Updates & Patches

Updates and patches for XIL API .NET

  • November 09, 2016
  • Troubleshooting
Reference Information
End Of Life Announcements

End Of Life Announcements and discontinuation information for hardware and software products.

  • February 17, 2017
  • Discontinuation, Versions and Compatibility
Reference Information
AUTOSAR Compatibility

Compatibility of dSPACE software with AUTOSAR standards

  • August 10, 2017
  • Versions and Compatibility
Reference Information
TargetLink PIL Support

Supported combinations of evaluation boards, microcontrollers, and compilers for TargetLink processor-in-the-loop (PIL) simulation

  • November 20, 2016
  • Versions and Compatibility
Notifications
Windows 8 Support

Windows 8 Support of dSPACE Products

  • October 31, 2014
  • Versions and Compatibility
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 346: dSPACE software requires 8.3 filename creation

When using dSPACE software I get error messages about missing files. For example, when building a real-time application with RTI, the error message "could not open source file 'tmwtypes.h'" is displayed. Why is that and how can the problem be solved?

  • December 14, 2016
  • Installation and Licensing
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 211: Avoiding Task Overrun Errors

My model does not run in real-time and stops with overrun errors. What can I do to avoid this, how can I decrease the turnaround time of my model?

  • December 01, 2010
  • Working with
Trainings
Training class: ASM Vehicle Dynamics

You will learn about the concept and the structure of the ASM Vehicle Dynamics model. The course will also deal with the options for parameterizing the vehicle, as well as the road generator and maneuver editor.

  • April 21, 2016
  • Getting Started
Reference Information
Expansion Boxes for DS1006 Processor Board

DS1006 Processor Board Hardware Compatibility Information for Expansion Boxes PX5, PX10 and PX20

  • March 08, 2014
  • Versions and Compatibility
Reference Information
Release 2016-B Contents

Release 2016-B contents and included product versions

  • May 16, 2017
  • Versions and Compatibility
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 755: Registering Platform Failed – Device Driver Not Found

I cannot register a platform in ControlDesk or ControlDesk Next Generation. One of the following error messages appears: Registering platform failed. Device Driver not found. Could not connect to BUS because the DSP Bus Device Driver is not installed.

  • September 01, 2016
  • Installation and Licensing, Troubleshooting
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 298: Best Practice for Handling S-Functions, Libraries and Additional Source Code

I have organized my S-Function MEX-files, source files and header files in separate folders. When using an S-Function in a model I would like to add the respective source paths to the build process. How can I do that? My custom code references (...)

  • August 01, 2013
  • Working with
Application Notes
Workflows between SystemDesk® and EB tresos Studio and TargetLink®

This application note describes how to interconnect the tools dSPACE SystemDesk and EB tresos Studio and which step of the workflow should be performed in which tool. It is also shown how to integrate TargetLink in the workflow.

  • September 19, 2017
  • Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 422: Error message when using XIL API 2016-B

The following error message is displayed: "TestbenchPortException_impl: Error during loading of the requested Testbench library occurred. [Object reference not set to an instance of an object.]" Why does this error occur? How can the problem be solved?

  • September 06, 2017
  • Installation and Licensing
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 019: Missing Output in the Variable Browser

I have built and downloaded my model without any problems and want to trace some variables with ControlDesk. However, in the ControlDesk Variable Browser, some block output variables, parameters or signal labels seem to be missing. What is the (...)

  • August 01, 2016
  • Working with, Troubleshooting
Instructions and Examples
HIL API MAPort Python to XIL API MAPort .NET Migration Guide

Guideline with code examples on how to migrate HIL API MAPort Python scripts to XIL API .NET MAPort using PythonNET

  • December 20, 2016
  • Migration
Patches
Real-Time Testing Updates & Patches

Updates and Patches for Real-Time Testing (RTT)

  • May 30, 2017
  • Troubleshooting
Reference Information
TargetLink 4.0 Version & Compatibility Information

Version and compatibility information for TargetLink 4.0

  • November 15, 2014
  • Versions and Compatibility
Trainings
Training class: System Modeling with SystemDesk

This training course explains the basics of the AUTOSAR standard on modeling software components and compositions.

  • May 12, 2016
  • Getting Started
Trainings
Training class: FPGA Basic

This training course will equip you with the basic skills you need for successfully embedding applications on dSPACE FPGA hardware.

  • June 14, 2017
  • Getting Started
Reference Information
Solutions DVD 17.1 Version information

Version information: Solutions DVD 17.1 for Release 2017-A

  • July 10, 2017
  • Versions and Compatibility
Application Notes
TargetLink Code Generator Options

This application note provides an overview of the code generator options in TargetLink that influence the optimization and the basic form of the generated code with regard to typical optimization goals.

  • December 15, 2015
  • Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 731: How to use single precision in mathematical functions

I want to use single precision (32 bit) in mathematical functions. How can I implement this?

  • May 01, 2012
  • Working with
Reference Information
RCP and HIL Software Release 2016-A

Version & Compatibility Information RCP&HIL Software Release 2016-A

  • May 31, 2016
  • Versions and Compatibility
Patches
XIL API .NET Updates & Patches

Updates and patches for XIL API .NET

  • January 27, 2017
  • Troubleshooting
Instructions and Examples
rtplib2 - XIL API .NET MAPort Migration Guide

Guideline with code examples on how to migrate rtplib2 Python scripts to XIL API .NET MAPort using PythonNET

  • December 20, 2016
  • Migration
Utilities
ControlDesk Measurement Signal List Export/Import

This utility for ControlDesk is used to back up the configuration of the measurement signal list.

  • December 17, 2015
  • Working with, Functional Extensions
Application Notes
TargetLink Variable Class Template Usage

This application note provides a detailed description of TargetLink's variable class template mechanism. This includes the mechanism's interaction with the scope reduction of variables and the consequences of function inlining with respect to variables.

  • October 15, 2013
  • Working with
Basics and Concepts
TargetLink AUTOSAR Guidelines

The TargetLink AUTOSAR Guidelines contain rules and guidelines for TargetLink users who want to model and implement AUTOSAR software components (SWCs) with TargetLink.

  • November 21, 2013
  • Getting Started, Working with
Trainings
Training class: ASM Engine Simulation

You will learn about the concept and the structure of the ASM Engine Simulation models. The course will also deal with the options for parameterizing the engine.

  • April 21, 2016
  • Getting Started
Trainings
Training class: TargetLink Advanced

TargetLink offers a lot of features for advanced users. One of them is the dSPACE Data Dictionary for model-independent data management.

  • February 09, 2017
  • Getting Started
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 413: Platform Suddenly Not Accessible

This FAQ applies only to dSPACE Releases 2016-A and older. It also applies only to SCALEXIO, DS1007, MicroLabBox, and VEOS. Platform is suddenly not accessible anymore. The log contains the error "Cannot obtain access privileges for hardware device..."

  • June 15, 2017
  • Troubleshooting
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 023: Measuring Execution Times of Blocks and Subsystems

I would like to know the execution time of a part of my model. How can I measure it?

  • April 01, 2011
  • Working with
Trainings
Training class: ASM Battery Simulation

You will learn about the concept and the structure of the ASM Battery model. The course will also deal with the options for parameterizing a battery.

  • June 02, 2016
  • Getting Started
Utilities
Test Automation Tools Office Libraries

dSPACE Test Automation Tools Office Libraries to access Microsoft Office products with Python

  • November 27, 2013
  • Working with, Functional Extensions
Basics and Concepts
TargetLink MISRA Compliance Information

MISRA Compliance Information for TargetLink

  • January 11, 2016
  • Getting Started, Working with
Trainings
Training class: ControlDesk Basic

Book a 1-day training course to learn the basics of using ControlDesk. Gain experience in handling ControlDesk projects.

  • May 12, 2016
  • Getting Started
Application Notes
TargetLink Model Referencing Guidelines

This application note contains guidelines for using Model Referencing in combination with TargetLink

  • September 15, 2012
  • Working with
Instructions and Examples
MLIB - XIL API Migration Guide

How to migrate from MLIB/MTRACE to dSPACE XIL API MAPort .NET

  • December 20, 2016
  • Migration
Utilities
AutomationDesk Test Framework to Test Builder Migration Tool

The Test Framework to Test Builder Migration Tool for AutomationDesk allows automatic migration of existing Test Framework projects and libraries to Test Builder implementations.

  • September 11, 2017
  • Migration, Functional Extensions
Notifications
SCALEXIO Real-Time PC with an i7-860 at 2.8 GHz End-of-life announcement

SCALEXIO Real-Time PC with an i7-860 at 2.8 GHz End-of-life information. A final date for the end of life of SCALEXIO Real-Time PC with an i7-860 at 2.8 GHz is not available yet.

  • February 17, 2017
  • Discontinuation
Notifications
MicroAutoBox variants DS1401/1511/1512 and DS1401/1512/1513 End-of-life announcement

DS1512 MicroAutoBox I/O board End-of-life information. The end of life for the MicroAutoBox variants DS1401/1511/1512 and DS1401/1512/1513 is planned for 31 December 2020.

  • November 30, 2015
  • Discontinuation
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 255: Implementing C-Coded S-Functions for RTI

I want to implement a C-coded S-function for use with Real-Time Workshop/Simulink Coder/Real-Time Interface (RTI) and for Simulink simulations. Where can I find an S-function template and examples? Do I have to compile this S-function to a MEX DLL (...)

  • September 01, 2016
  • Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 239: Handling Exceptions in the Real-Time Program

The real-time application was stopped due to an exception. How can I find out the reason for the exception? How can I debug the application?

  • March 01, 2015
  • Working with, Troubleshooting
Patches
SYNECT Updates & Patches

Updates and patches for SYNECT

  • May 21, 2015
  • Troubleshooting
Application Notes
Test Automation Tools Python 2.7 Migration Guide

This application note for Test Automation Tools describes how to migrate existing Python scripts for use under Python 2.7

  • October 15, 2013
  • Migration
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 009: Basic Information on MEX DLLs and MEX Compilers

What do I need to know about MEX compilers? What is a MEX DLL?

  • July 01, 2013
  • Getting Started
Reference Information
RCP and HIL Software Release 2015-A

Version & Compatibility Information RCP&HIL Software Release 2015-A

  • May 15, 2015
  • Versions and Compatibility
Reference Information
dSPACE General Safety Precautions

Read about the general safety precautions necessary to avoid risks with dSPACE products.

  • September 14, 2017
  • Safety Precautions
Reference Information
Product Lifecycle Models

The dSPACE product lifecycle models for software and hardware products give you an overview of the different lifecycle phases and the provided services.

  • January 31, 2017
  • Versions and Compatibility
Notifications
Support of MATLAB R2014a with dSPACE Release 2014-A

Support of MATLAB R2014a with dSPACE Release 2014-A

  • May 15, 2014
  • Migration, Versions and Compatibility
Trainings
Training class: SYNECT Test Management

Processing test data with SYNECT Test Management, including all the steps from handling requirements, test cases and execution plans to executing tests and evaluating the test results

  • May 20, 2016
  • Getting Started
Instructions and Examples
MLIB - HIL API Migration Guide

How to migrate MLIB/MTRACE scripts to HIL API .NET using the MATLAB Interface to .NET Framework

  • March 15, 2013
  • Migration
Trainings
Training class: AutomationDesk

The course covers the use of dSPACE platforms as well as a wide variety of tools to access the Failure Insertion Unit, calibration and diagnostic tools and MATLAB®.

  • April 20, 2016
  • Getting Started
Utilities
TargetLink AUTOSAR Migration Tool

The TargetLink AUTOSAR Migration Tool serves to convert standard, non-AUTOSAR TargetLink models to AUTOSAR at the click of a button.

  • May 22, 2017
  • Migration, Functional Extensions
Trainings
Training class: TargetLink AUTOSAR Support

TargetLink supports the generation of AUTOSAR-compliant code, and files generated by AUTOSAR authoring tools can be imported into TargetLink.

  • June 14, 2017
  • Getting Started
Software Demos
RTT Observer Library Package

Find demos and related documentation for the Real-Time Testing (RTT) Observer Library.

  • August 08, 2017
  • Working with
Trainings
Training class: dSPACE FlexRay Configuration Package

In this training course, you will learn how to configure a dSPACE system as a simulation node in a FlexRay network and create application-specific Simulink models.

  • May 30, 2016
  • Getting Started
Trainings
Training class: ControlDesk Advanced

This course covers the advanced steps in ControlDesk. It is ideal for acquiring all-around information about ControlDesk’s advanced features, such as ControlDesk Automation or the Bus Navigator.

  • May 17, 2017
  • Getting Started
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 347: Updating the Python 2.7 Installation

Can I update the Python version coming with the dSPACE Release?

  • June 28, 2017
  • Installation and Licensing, Versions and Compatibility
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 728: How to Intervene in the A2L File Export

How can I influence the A2L file export? Is it possible to automatically intervene in the A2L export process?

  • September 01, 2016
  • Working with
Reference Information
Ethernet Configuration Package

Information on the different dSPACE Ethernet Configuration Package Versions, the supported features and standards.

  • September 19, 2017
  • New Features, Versions and Compatibility
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 345: Error Message 'No such file or directory'

The build process of one of the following components aborts: A Simulink model (with RTI) An application (with ConfigurationDesk) An SIC (with VEOS) The following error message is displayed: Build with RTI: … .h::: fatal (...)

  • September 01, 2016
  • Troubleshooting
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 271: Alternatives for the User-Code and User-Make file

Are there any known alternatives for replacing the user-code file functions (_usr.c) and user-makefile (_usr.mk) directives? Is it possible to specify settings of the User-Code file (_usr.c) and User-Make file inside the model?

  • January 01, 2014
  • Working with
Reference Information
RCP and HIL Software Release 2014-B

Version & Compatibility Information RCP&HIL Software Release 2014-B

  • November 15, 2014
  • Versions and Compatibility
Utilities
SystemDesk Utilities

This SystemDesk utility pool contains scripts that help you simplify some of the most common use cases. They give you a best-practice guide to using SystemDesk’s automation feature and reducing the number of manual steps necessary for certain tasks.

  • June 08, 2017
  • Working with, Functional Extensions
Patches
CalDesk Updates & Patches

Updates and Patches for CalDesk

  • December 10, 2010
  • Troubleshooting
Application Notes
TargetLink and DaVinci Developer Tool Interoperability

This application note demonstrates the interaction of TargetLink and DaVinci in an AUTOSAR tool chain.

  • January 21, 2010
  • Working with
Trainings
Training class: RapidPro

The RapidPro training gives you a step-by-step introduction to using the RapidPro software and hardware together with a dSPACE prototyping system.

  • April 21, 2016
  • Getting Started
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 213: Modifying the dSPACE Installation, Adding New Products, and Combining Dongles

I want to modify my dSPACE installation, for example, to add a new product or to work with multiple dongles. What do I have to do?

  • February 21, 2017
  • Installation and Licensing
Application Notes
TargetLink Function Variants Modeling

One often has to model functional variants, i.e. different realizations for certain features that can be switched. This application note describes methods and techniques to realize function variants with TargetLink.

  • June 15, 2012
  • Working with
Application Notes
MicroAutoBox GPS data reception

This application note shows how to receive GPS data in the NMEA-0183 protocol with the serial interface of the MicroAutoBox.

  • September 04, 2015
  • Working with
Reference Information
Solutions DVD 16.2 Version information

Version information: Solutions DVD 16.2 for Release 2016-B

  • January 27, 2017
  • Versions and Compatibility
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 749: Setup Error Message – 'Pending Reboot Detected'

When I attempt to install dSPACE products or patches, the following error message is displayed: ‘Pending Reboot Detected. A reboot is pending. To continue you must first reboot your PC.’ How can I solve the problem?

  • September 01, 2016
  • Installation and Licensing, Troubleshooting
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 248: Using M Code

I want to add functionality programmed in M language to a Simulink® model for a dSPACE platform. How can I do this?

  • September 01, 2016
  • Getting Started
Reference Information
Compatibility Tables MATLAB R2008x/R2009x

MATLAB Compatibility Information

  • June 18, 2012
  • Versions and Compatibility
dSPACE Ethernet Configuration Package 2.x

Download dSPACE Ethernet Configuration Package 2.x versions

  • January 01, 1970
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 772: Saturation code in TargetLink

How does TargetLink implement saturation code? Why is the saturation code omitted? Why has 'KeepSaturationStatements' no effect?

  • August 09, 2017
  • Working with
Reference Information
Release 2014-B Contents

Release 2014-B contents and included product versions

  • May 16, 2017
  • Versions and Compatibility
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 730: How to decrease memory consumption

What can I do to decrease the memory consumption of TargetLink?

  • May 01, 2012
  • Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 292: Measuring Execution Times with the dSPACE Profiler

I would like to use the Profiler, in order to measure and visualize execution time of parts of my model. How can I do that?

  • February 01, 2013
  • Working with, Troubleshooting
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 242: Handling Overrun Situations

During real-time simulation the error message Task Overrun: Occurred in task "", execution step is displayed in ControlDesk or ControlDesk Next Generation. Then the real-time application stops. Why is this error message (...)

  • September 01, 2016
  • Working with, Troubleshooting
Utilities
ControlDesk Convert sdmlib stimulus files to .stz

Utility for converting sdmlib stimulus files for use with ControlDesk Next Generation sdm2stz

  • January 03, 2016
  • Migration, Functional Extensions
Reference Information
Compatibility Tables MATLAB R2006x/R2007x

MATLAB Compatibility Information

  • June 03, 2011
  • Versions and Compatibility
Trainings
Training class: FPGA Electric Drives

Simulation of electric drives and power electronics, position sensor virtualization and interface functions

  • June 14, 2017
  • Getting Started
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 777: How to handle abnormal terminations in TargetLink?

How to get help when a fatal error, access violation, abnormal termination respectively an abortion occurs? Which information do I have to provide to get support?

  • September 04, 2017
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 257: Debugging a C-coded S-Function or the generated code

The real-time application does not work as intended, or an error occurs. In particular, the model contains C-coded S-functions. How can I debug the S-functions’ source code? How can I debug the source code generated by the Real-Time Workshop©/ (...)

  • January 01, 2012
  • Troubleshooting
Software Demos
Euro NCAP AEB Systems Demonstration

Find a complete testsuite for Autonomous Emergency Braking that is defined by the EURO-NCAP authority.

  • March 27, 2017
  • Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 269: Determine the size of a real-time application

How can I determine the size of a real-time application?

  • June 21, 2017
  • Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 021: Data Capture at Simulation Start

When I download a model, the simulation starts straight away, so that it is impossible to capture the behaviour of the model at the simulation start via ControlDesk or ControlDesk Next Generation. Is there any way of starting and stopping the (...)

  • January 01, 2014
  • Working with
Instructions and Examples
Platform Access Library - XIL API Migration Guide

Guideline on how to migrate Platform Access library to XIL API

  • December 12, 2016
  • Migration
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 740: Meaning of AUTOSAR export error message '[8815] The AUTOSAR identifier is too long. [...]'

During AUTOSAR export the following message is thrown: [8815] The AUTOSAR identifier is too long. [...] What is the meaning of this message and what are the consequences for me?

  • May 01, 2012
  • Working with
Trainings
Training class: ASM Traffic

You will learn how to define road networks and create traffic scenarios with various fellow vehicles.

  • June 14, 2017
  • Getting Started
Application Notes
RTI FPGA Programming Blockset

This application note describes how to use a MicroBlaze processor block as part of a Simulink FPGA model with the dSPACE Real-Time Interface (RTI) FPGA Programming Blockset.

  • May 15, 2014
  • Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 296: Wrong MSI search path Error

When using the Maintenance Setup to modify or repair a dSPACE product’s installation, an error message is displayed: Wrong MSI search path How can I solve the problem?

  • April 20, 2017
  • Installation and Licensing
Notifications
DCI-GSI1 End-of-life announcement

DCI-GSI1 End-of-life information. The end of life of DCI-GSI1 is planned for December 2020.

  • December 31, 2015
  • Discontinuation
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 256: Error message - OPUS MAKE: Don't know how to make

I get the error message OPUS MAKE: Don't know how to make .<…>. Stop while compiling the generated code (while the make utility is running). How can I find the reason for this error message?

  • February 01, 2013
  • Troubleshooting
Utilities
ControlDesk Failure Simulation Systems Data Export to XIL API EESPort Files

The FailureSimulationExportTool exports information from an existing ControlDesk FailureSimulation system file to ErrorConfiguration and PortConfiguration files. These files can be used to perform electrical error simulation.

  • August 31, 2015
  • Migration, Functional Extensions
Patches
VEOS Updates & Patches

Updates and Patches for VEOS

  • November 22, 2016
  • Troubleshooting
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 424: DCI-GSI2 Firmware

Where can I find new DCI-GSI2 firmware? How can I update the firmware of the DCI-GSI2?

  • June 28, 2017
  • Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 417: Special floating-point values in ControlDesk (INF, IND, NAN, QNAN, SNAN)

My ControlDesk instrument shows one of the values INF, IND, NAN, QNAN, SNAN. What does that mean?

  • December 05, 2016
  • Working with, Troubleshooting
Reference Information
Release 2016-A Contents

Release 2016-A contents and included product versions

  • May 16, 2017
  • Versions and Compatibility
Reference Information
Release 2015-A Contents

Release 2015-A contents and included product versions

  • May 16, 2017
  • Versions and Compatibility
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 733: Meaning of Min/Max values

What is the meaning of the Min/Max values I can specify in the TargetLink block dialogs and for Stateflow data?

  • May 01, 2012
  • Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 209: Is it possible to change the fixed-step size during real-time simulation?

I want to change the fixed step size of a real-time application during simulation. Why is this not possible?

  • July 01, 2016
  • Working with
Application Notes
Modeling the Access to NVRAM in SystemDesk and TargetLink

This application note introduces you to modeling the access to NVRAM in various scenarios with SystemDesk and TargetLink.

  • April 03, 2017
  • Working with
Application Notes
TargetLink 3.4 Memory Mapping Concept

This application note shows how variables as well as functions can be properly mapped to the desired memory segments in TargetLink. The memory partitioning of AUTOSAR 4.0.3 is taken as an example.

  • November 15, 2013
  • Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 310: Converting USB Flightrecorder Data

I have recorded data with the USB Flightrecorder. How can I convert the data for use in ControlDesk or MATLAB®?

  • April 20, 2017
  • Working with
Reference Information
Release 2015-B Contents

Release 2015-B contents and included product versions

  • May 16, 2017
  • Versions and Compatibility
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 725: Running TargetLink code on dSPACE prototyping hardware

How can I simulate a TargetLink model on a dSPACE prototyping platform? Can I use TargetLink as a code generator for the MicroAutoBox or DS1005?

  • May 01, 2012
  • Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 412: Using command line tools since Release 2014-A

When executing a command line tool in Release 2014-A, or newer, it does not work, or an error message is displayed stating that the environment variables DSPACE_CONFIG or DSPACE_ROOT are not set. How can the problem be solved?

  • September 01, 2015
  • Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 305: SCALEXIO Missing License Error

When downloading an application to a SCALEXIO system, the following error message is displayed: … License check failed. (0x102,1) … Could not find an entry for SCALEXIO RTLIB version in any of the specified license files. (0x102, 1) (...)

  • August 10, 2017
  • Troubleshooting
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 232: Storing application data in the FLASH memory of MicroAutoBox and DS1005

How can the FLASH memory be used to store simulation data for use in the next application run?

  • December 01, 2015
  • Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 004: DS1007 peer-to-peer connection

How do I register the DS1007 at my host computer, when it is connected to my network adapter peer-to-peer?

  • August 01, 2015
  • Getting Started
dSPACE Ethernet Configuration Package 3.x

Download dSPACE Ethernet Configuration Package 3.x versions

  • January 01, 1970
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 299: Missing RTI Libraries in the Simulink Library Browser

When I open the Simulink Library Browser, RTI Block Libraries are not visible. How can I resolve this problem?

  • August 01, 2013
  • Troubleshooting
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 243: Simulating TargetLink Code on a dSPACE Platform with RTI

I want to simulate the C code generated by dSPACE TargetLink on a dSPACE real-time platform. How can I do this?

  • May 01, 2016
  • Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 202: C S-Function Techniques

Where can I find condensed information on the standard S-function techniques that can be used with dSPACE software?

  • April 06, 2017
  • Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 022: Hiding Technical Implementation

I want to share my model or my S-function with other companies without providing the model or S-function source code. How can I hide the information and technology in my model or S-function?

  • September 01, 2016
  • Working with
Utilities
ControlDesk XCP Stimulator

The ControlDesk XCP Stimulator allows you to measure, calibrate, and stimulate the variables of an application running on an ECU or V-ECU at the same time provided that two XCP service instances are implemented in the application running on the ECU/V-ECU.

  • December 15, 2013
  • Working with, Functional Extensions
Application Notes
TargetLink Code and ASAP2 File Generation for an Arbitrary Platform

This application note demonstrates how to setup TargetLink if you want to generate code and ASAP2 files for a platform that is not directly supported by TargetLink's Target Simulation Module.

  • February 15, 2014
  • Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 276: MicroAutoBox II - Solving Connection Problems

How do I solve connection problems with MicroAutoBox II?

  • September 01, 2016
  • Working with, Troubleshooting
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 235: Measure incremental encoder signal at low speed

When calculating the angular velocity from an encoder signal at ‘low speed’ the result becomes imprecise. How can a better measurement result be achieved?

  • December 01, 2010
  • Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 029: Solving CAN Communication Errors

I am using one of the dSPACE CAN interfaces. When my dSPACE CAN interface is connected to the rest of the CAN network, CAN communication with my dSPACE CAN interface does not work. In particular, I cannot receive or send any CAN message with my (...)

  • May 05, 2017
  • Troubleshooting
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 003: Slot CPU - TCP Checksum Offloading

I am working with a dSPACE Expansion Box that is connected to the host computer via Ethernet by means of a slot CPU. I am experiencing more or less sporadic disconnects with an error message similar to Encountered a network error. Check if the (...)

  • April 01, 2016
  • Troubleshooting
Instructions and Examples
HIL API .NET MAPort to XIL API .NET MAPort Migration Guide

Guideline with code examples on how to migrate HIL API MAPort .NET programs to XIL API MAPort

  • December 15, 2016
  • Migration
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 355: Exception in AutomationDesk: "RuntimeError: maximum recursion depth exceeded"

If nested blocks, loops, steps etc. are executed, it can happen that AutomationDesk stops with an exception: ‘RuntimeError: maximum recursion depth exceeded’. How can I avoid this?

  • August 11, 2017
  • Troubleshooting
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 745: Reason for simulation differences between TargetLink MIL and Simulink

What is the reason for simulation differences between a TargetLink subsystem in MIL simulation mode and an equivalent subsystem which contains only Simulink blocks?

  • May 01, 2012
  • Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 742: How to get multiple scalar entries for one vector variable in A2L file

How can I get element-wise CHARACTERISTIC or MEASUREMENT objects in an A2L file instead of one CHARACTERISTIC or MEASUREMENT object for a vector variable?

  • May 01, 2012
  • Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 253: Controlling Applications with the simState Variable

How can I stop and restart an application from ControlDesk or ControlDesk Next Generation? What happens when the simState variable is changed? When do the termination values specified in RTI blocks become effective?

  • September 01, 2016
  • Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 039: Resolution of ADC/DAC boards

What resolution can be achieved when using ADC/DAC boards? What is the difference between resolution and effective resolution?

  • January 01, 2012
  • Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 012: Creating Libraries

I want to store C source files in a library for use with RTI or ConfigurationDesk. How can I create such a library?

  • December 01, 2015
  • Working with
Utilities
ControlDesk Platform or Device Replacement via Automation Script

This utility helps you to exchange a platform or device in a ControlDesk experiment by a platform or device of a different type.

  • August 22, 2016
  • Working with, Functional Extensions
Application Notes
ControlDesk - Migration of ControlDesk 3.x Automation

This application note is a reference on migrating ControlDesk 3.x automation scripts to reuse them with ControlDesk Next Generation.

  • March 07, 2017
  • Migration
Trainings
Training class: ASM Engine InCylinder Simulation

You will learn about the concept and the structure of the ASM Engine InCylinder Simulation models. The course will also explain the basics of in-cylinder-pressure-based engine simulation.

  • April 20, 2016
  • Getting Started
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 101: Direct Variable Access in ControlDesk using Toolautomation

How do I access variables directly using ControlDesk Tool Automation, for example in the Python Interpreter of ControlDesk or in Event handlers?

  • February 06, 2017
  • Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 309: Performing a simple PHS bus hardware test

It seems that my PHS bus hardware system does not work correctly. Maybe it is defective. How can I perform a simple check of my PHS bus hardware system?

  • December 30, 2016
  • Troubleshooting
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 751: Setup Error Message – 'Compatibility mode is not supported'

I cannot run the dSPACE Setup, because one of the following error messages appears: dSPACE Setup has not been qualified for this operating system or service pack. dSPACE Release requires Windows Vista Service Pack 2. No service Pack found on your (...)

  • September 01, 2016
  • Installation and Licensing, Troubleshooting
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 402: ControlDesk Next Generation - Not all Signals in Recorder

Why does the recorder not contain all measurement signals that were visualized?

  • September 01, 2011
  • Troubleshooting
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 400: ControlDesk Next Generation - No data are visible in the plotter

No data are visible in the plotter even though the measurement is running. What can I do?

  • September 01, 2011
  • Troubleshooting
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 294: Required MathWorks Software Components

Which MathWorks software components need to be installed at least, if I want to realize a model-based simulation on a dSPACE Hardware?

  • November 01, 2013
  • Installation and Licensing, Versions and Compatibility
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 266: Changing the Active MATLAB Installation for an Existing dSPACE Installation Set

An additional MATLAB version was installed on a computer with an existing dSPACE Release installation. How can I connect the new MATLAB installation to the dSPACE software?

  • September 01, 2016
  • Installation and Licensing
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 260: Migrating a Hand coded Application into an S-Function

Suppose that you have implemented a hand-coded application (no RTI generated code) for your dSPACE hardware. The application works fine without any problems. Now you intend to migrate the functionality of the hand-coded application into a Simulink (...)

  • December 01, 2010
  • Migration, Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 219: RTI Blocks in Custom Simulink Libraries

I have created a Simulink library that is organized in subsystem blocks. Some of the subsystem blocks contain blocks from the RTI libraries. When I copy a subsystem block from my library to a model, the following error occurs: (...)

  • January 01, 2012
  • Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 210: Compilation Problems when using large Models

I am using RTI1005, RTI1103, RTI1104 or RTI1401 (PowerPC-based platforms). When compiling a large model, I get warnings or error messages from the compiler. What can I do to avoid them?

  • January 01, 2012
  • Working with, Troubleshooting
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 024: Opening Models During MATLAB Startup

Can I use startup.m to open models during MATLAB® startup? Why do errors occur when I use startup.m with dSPACE software?

  • December 01, 2015
  • Getting Started
Reference Information
Solutions DVD 16.1 Version information

Version information: Solutions DVD 16.1 for Release 2016-A

  • July 18, 2016
  • Versions and Compatibility
Reference Information
Solutions DVD 15.2.1 Version Information

Version information: Solutions DVD 15.2.1 for Release 2015-B

  • March 04, 2016
  • Versions and Compatibility
Software Demos
SYNECT Simulink Signal Builder Plug-in

​The SYNECT Test Management Simulink Signal Builder Plug-in demonstrates the capabilities of the SYNECT Test Management Python Plugin in the use case of automated MATLAB/Simulink test cases.

  • December 06, 2016
  • Working with
Application Notes
RapidPro Standard Configurations

This application note shows how to work with the RapidPro application-specific predefined configurations.

  • June 05, 2011
  • Working with
Basics and Concepts
TargetLink Model-Based Development and Verification of Airborne Software

This document addresses the development and verification of airborne software when using model-based development and verification with TargetLink in the software life cycle.

  • June 15, 2014
  • Getting Started, Working with
Application Notes
TargetLink - Methods for Embedding External Code

TargetLink offers various methods for embedding external code. This application note gives you a brief overview of the various methods and describes possible use cases.

  • November 15, 2012
  • Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 421: AutomationDesk and Version Control - No SCC Provider Selectable

I cannot select the installed SCC provider anymore, for example after migrating to a new AutomationDesk version. The list of available SCC providers is empty. What can I do?

  • May 22, 2017
  • Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 418: Downward Compatibility of ControlDesk Files

Is it possible to import/use ControlDesk Layouts in older ControlDesk versions?

  • February 24, 2017
  • Versions and Compatibility
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 759: Getting Type Postfixes Instead of Type PrefixesKeywords

If I use the VariableClass.TypePrefix property to specify an address qualifier for a variable (e.g., __far), the address qualifier is placed *before* the data type. For example: __far CAL Vca_DV_tp Vca_DV_fast = { 37 /* 0.145 */ /* (...)

  • May 01, 2016
  • Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 762: Modeling Arrays of Structs

In my legacy code, there is an array of structs. I need to access the components of the array elements in the model. If I create an array of structs in the Data Dictionary, an error message is issued during code generation. How can I implement the (...)

  • May 01, 2016
  • Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 756: Modeling a Restart Runnable

I want to model a Restart Runnable. How can I do this?

  • May 01, 2016
  • Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 724: Debugging Production Code

Is it possible to use Microsoft Visual Studio to debug the production code generated by TargetLink?

  • September 01, 2016
  • Working with, Troubleshooting
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 408: Handling gaps in Data Measured with ControlDesk Next Generation

I am observing gaps in a measurement or recording performed with ControlDesk Next Generation. In an exported MAT file, it seems that data points are missing. Why does this happen and how can I solve the problem?

  • September 01, 2016
  • Working with, Troubleshooting
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 404: Using ControlDesk Next Generation with dSPACE Tools of dSPACE Release 2013-A and Earlier

What should I consider when I use ControlDesk Next Generation with other dSPACE tools?

  • September 01, 2016
  • Limitations, Troubleshooting
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 351: Finding the License Files for Release 2014-B

dSPACE Setup does not find my license files and I get the following error message: “The keys are missing in the file that you specified, or dSPACE Setup could not find the corresponding key for this release.”

  • September 01, 2016
  • Installation and Licensing
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 291: How to Install dSPACE Solutions

Where do I get Solution setups, how do I install them, and where is the Solution’s documentation?

  • May 01, 2016
  • Installation and Licensing
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 214: Displaying the Results of an FFT with ControlDesk

How can I display the result of an FFT or similar data in a frequency vector?

  • September 01, 2016
  • Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 044: Effective resolution of an AD converter

To measure the effective resolution of my AD board I have short circuited the inputs, but detected a high fluctuation of the signal. What signal-to-noise ratio can be expected using dSPACE AD boards and how can I determine the effective resolution (...)

  • January 01, 2012
  • Working with
Utilities
ControlDesk Bus Monitoring Device Migration: Repairing Layout Connections

This utility for ContolDesk helps you repair broken layout connections after adding a new variable description file to a CAN or LIN Bus Monitoring device.

  • June 27, 2016
  • Migration, Functional Extensions
Software Demos
VISA Access Library

This demonstration shows how to read, write and capture signals from devices based on the VISA API.

  • March 27, 2017
  • Working with
Reference Information
Solutions DVD 15.1 Version Information

Version information: Solutions DVD 15.1 for Release 2015-A

  • July 15, 2015
  • Versions and Compatibility
Application Notes
SystemDesk Solution using ECU State Manager

This application note describes the workflow for integrating the ECU State Manager into a SystemDesk project for simulation purposes.

  • February 02, 2012
  • Working with
Application Notes
TargetLink and SystemDesk Interaction in AUTOSAR Architecture and Behavior Modeling

This application note demonstrates the interaction of SystemDesk and TargetLink in an AUTOSAR tool chain.

  • June 15, 2009
  • Migration, Working with
Application Notes
MicroAutoBox Embedded PC status LED programming

This application note outlines how the status LED of the MicroAutoBox Embedded PC can be programmed under MS Windows® 7 and Ubuntu®/Linux.

  • September 15, 2012
  • Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 776: How to modify data types of SF objects? How to apply TargetLink properties for SF objects?

In production code there are only float datatypes regarding Stateflow. How to generate integer datatypes for Stateflow objects? How to apply TargetLink properties for Stateflow objects?

  • August 23, 2017
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 758: Making TargetLink Subsystem Contents Visible in the Simulink Model Browser

In the Simulink Model Browser, I cannot see the content of the TargetLink subsystem. How can I make the content of the TargetLink Subsystem visible in the Simulink Model Browser?

  • September 01, 2016
  • Working with, Troubleshooting
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 736: How to access bus port components and Custom Code block interface variables with TargetLink API

How do I access a component of a bus port or an interface variable of a Custom Code block by API?

  • May 01, 2012
  • Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 707: Variables initialized by another (calibratable) variable or a formula

I want to initialize variables not by a value, but by other variables. These may be one variable or a formula of more than one variable. For example, I would like to make a Gain parameter dependent on 3 calibratable parameters. The Gain parameter should b

  • May 01, 2012
  • Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 700: How to process status outputs of TargetLink API commands

When I execute some TargetLink API script commands, the status messages are shown in the Command Window. I want to know how to get such status messages into a user program.

  • May 01, 2012
  • Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 411: Name of a Measurement Raster has a Suffix "[1ms]"?

Why does the name of a measurement raster have a suffix “[1ms]” or similar?

  • September 01, 2014
  • Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 277: Unsuitable Embedded Hardware Options

The build process of a model fails with the following error message (...)

  • December 29, 2010
  • Troubleshooting
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 252: RTICAN Error message concerning taskqueue 6

In the ControlDesk or ControlDesk Next Generation Log Viewer I get either the error message “RTICAN DS: Error code 4 (0x4) detected on taskqueue 6 of board . (206)” or “RTICAN DS: Buffer overflow error on taskqueue 6 of board . (...)

  • January 01, 2012
  • Troubleshooting
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 030: Preventing Model Compilation Delays

When compiling the code for a large Simulink® model, the compilation takes a very long time. How can I avoid this?

  • September 01, 2016
  • Working with
Utilities
ASM Look-up Table Migration: Repairing Look-up Table Connections

This utility for ASM helps you repair broken ASM Look-up table connection in your ControlDesk layouts after migrating from a version earlier than dSPACE Release 2016-B to dSPACE Release 2016-B or later.

  • December 06, 2016
  • Migration, Functional Extensions
Trainings
Training class: Workflow Management (WFM)

This training course covers the entire tool chain for variant-based workflow management (VBWM), from configuring to executing automated processes.

  • June 14, 2017
  • Getting Started
Application Notes
SystemDesk Basic Software Plugin Generation

This application note describes how to extend SystemDesk's functionalities for basic software (BSW) modules by external functions.

  • July 15, 2013
  • Working with
Application Notes
TargetLink complementary RAM Data Storage Concept

This application note for TargetLink along with the enclosed demo models show how to increase functional safety in model-based software development processes by implementing the complementary RAM data storage concept.

  • February 15, 2014
  • Working with
Known Problem Reports
TargetLink 1.3p3 and 2.x Problem Reports

Known Problem Reports TargetLink 1.3 and TargetLink 2.x

  • March 27, 2015
  • Troubleshooting
Notifications
DCI-CAN1 End-of-life announcement

DCI-CAN1 End-of-life information. The end of life of DCI-CAN1 is planned for December 2020.

  • December 31, 2015
  • Discontinuation
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 052: CurrentTime in SCALEXIO Applications

From RTI I know the variable currentTime. Where can I find it in the SCALEXIO Real-Time Application?

  • January 05, 2017
  • Migration, Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 311: Error message: Invalid PHS-bus base address

After download my application aborts with an error message saying: "invalid PHS-bus base address 0x00000000" What is the reason for the error and what can I do to solve it?

  • December 30, 2016
  • Troubleshooting
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 754: Setup Execution Blocked by Security Software

When installing RCP and HIL software, the installer freezes during the Python installation. I cannot activate another installation set with the dSPACE Installation Manager. The activation process freezes. I cannot start the Python stand-alone (...)

  • September 01, 2016
  • Installation and Licensing, Troubleshooting
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 750: Handling InstallShield Error Codes

If I start a dSPACE setup program, the InstallShield wizard error message ‘Setup has experienced an error’ is displayed with one of the following error codes.

  • September 01, 2016
  • Installation and Licensing, Troubleshooting
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 739: How to specify address qualifiers (like '__far')

How do I specify an address qualifier like “__far”?

  • May 01, 2012
  • Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 737: How to model a global pointer to a global structure

How do I specify a global pointer to a global structure?

  • May 01, 2012
  • Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 729: Supplying a SystemTime Variable

Code generation fails with the following messages: Warning 10601: :No RTOS/SystemTime 'VariableObject' was found in the data dictionary. Fatal 20005: The variable specified with variable key 'RTOS/SystemTime' is invalid. Check the error (...)

  • September 01, 2016
  • Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 726: Usage of standard C void type

TargetLink always generates code with a Void type. However, my compiler warns me that this is a nonstandard ‘void’ typedef. Can I generate code with the standard C void type?

  • May 01, 2012
  • Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 727: Instance-Specific Parameters in Reused Functions

Is it possible to use different parameters in the same reused function without supplying them via a signal line entering the subsystem used to model the reused function?

  • September 01, 2016
  • Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 705: Product Block: Only Two Inputs for Fixed-Point Signals

I saw that the Product block (for multiplication) does not accept more than two inputs. Will it be possible to use more than two inputs in the future?

  • September 01, 2016
  • Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 300: Generating Videos of MotionDesk Animations

How can I generate a video of a MotionDesk animation to present the simulation results without MotionDesk? How can I export a MotionDesk animation to another format?

  • September 01, 2016
  • Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 290: RTIFPGA Timing Analysis fails without throwing error

I have performed a Timing Analysis with the RTI FPGA Programming Blockset (RTIFPGA). The Timing Analysis graphical user interface (GUI) does not open, although the analysis process has finished. I already tried to open the GUI manually – as (...)

  • January 01, 2012
  • Troubleshooting
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 273: S-Functions Compiler Error with Microtec PPC Compiler Vs 3.x

The compilation of a C-coded S-Function fails with the following error message: line pos ; a value of type "const mxArray *" cannot be used to initialize an entity of type "real_T *" or a similar error message with (...)

  • January 01, 2012
  • Troubleshooting
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 233: Show RTI Dialogs after activating "Do not show this dialog again"

I have activated the option “Do not show this option again” for the RTI dialog “Select dSPACE RTI Platform Support” and/or for “RTI - Unsuitable Configuration Preferences”. Now I want restore the default behaviour.

  • February 23, 2017
  • Getting Started
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 226: Transmitting 64bit float values with RTICAN

Is it possible to transmit double values (64bit float, IEEE double) with RTI CAN Blockset (RTICAN) or RTI CAN MultiMessage Blockset (RTICANMM)?

  • September 01, 2010
  • Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 220: CPU Name for Blocks in RTI-MP Models

I am using RTI-MP and want to know which CPU a certain block or subsystem will be executed on. How can I find this out without building the model?

  • September 01, 2016
  • Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 218: Updating the Python 2.5 Installation

Is it possible to update the Python installation of any dSPACE software, such as ControlDesk 3.x or ControlDesk Next Generation, to a newer version? Can a newer version be installed in parallel?

  • December 29, 2016
  • Installation and Licensing
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 212: Using Additional Source Files in S-Functions

My model uses a self-written S-function, which references functions from separate custom source files. How can I achieve that the custom source files are automatically compiled and linked?

  • January 01, 2012
  • Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 018: Observing Variables and States of Stateflow Charts

What are the preconditions to observe variables and states used in a Stateflow chart when working with ControlDesk Next Generation?

  • December 01, 2015
  • Working with
Software Demos
Operator Demonstration

The operator demo implements a GUI to demonstrate the application of the AutomationDesk API. The user can load or import projects via the ‘Load’ button.

  • February 24, 2017
  • Working with
Notifications
Qualification of dSPACE Release 2014-A with MATLAB R2014a

Qualification of dSPACE Release 2014-A with MATLAB R2014a

  • May 15, 2014
  • Migration, Versions and Compatibility
Application Notes
RapidPro SC-EGOS 2/1 lambda probe module

This application note contains information about using the RapidPro SC-EGOS 2/1 lambda probe module in a real-time application.

  • February 02, 2010
  • Working with
Application Notes
MicroAutoBox and RapidPro PZAmp Usage

This RapidPro application note shows how to use PZAmp in conjunction with MicroAutoBox.

  • April 13, 2010
  • Working with
Utilities
SYNECT Utilities

This SYNECT utility pool contains extensions to the SYNECT standard functionality that help you simplify some of the most common workflows.

  • December 02, 2016
  • Working with, Functional Extensions
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 420: Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 must be activated under Windows 10

When I try to install dSPACE Software on a Windows 10 operating system, the following message occurs. Microsoft .NET Frameworks3.5 is inactive! Is .NET Framework 3.5 required to install dSPACE software on a Windows 10 PC ?

  • September 19, 2017
  • Installation and Licensing
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 034: How to solve errors related to Platform Management Service

Question

  • Working with, Troubleshooting
Bus Support

  • January 01, 1970
  • Versions and Compatibility
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 738: How to use MSVC Express Edition with TargetLink

How can I use the Microsoft Visual C Express Edition as a host compiler with TargetLink?

  • May 01, 2012
  • Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 735: How to avoid message dialogs appearing in automated processes

I have automated processes or any scripts in my tool chain. The problem is that during some actions, message dialogs appear which require user interaction for the process or script to continue. How can I switch off these message dialogs?

  • May 01, 2012
  • Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 718: Evaluation board does not respond during mixed FLEXlm/dongle use

I have a license for mixed FLEXlm/dongle use. Whenever I remove the dongle in order to work with a floating license, the Target Simulation does not work any more. I get an error message like: "Target does not respond to startup signal on port COM1" (...)

  • May 01, 2012
  • Working with, Troubleshooting
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 722: Mixed FLEXlm/dongle use

How can I use a dongle and FLEXlm together on one PC?

  • May 01, 2012
  • Working with, Troubleshooting
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 712: How to automatically exclude warning messages

During code generation some warning messages are thrown which are not relevant to me. How can I automatically exclude some messages?

  • May 01, 2012
  • Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 715: Name ambiguity error for global variables

I use several model files for my ECU project. When I generate code, compile and link everything together, I get a name ambiguity error for some global variables. It turns out that some variables have the same name, although I used the $S_$B name (...)

  • May 01, 2012
  • Working with, Troubleshooting
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 407: Using DS2302 in ControlDesk Next Generation

I want to use a DS2302 board together with ControlDesk Next Generation. What is the best way?

  • February 01, 2016
  • Working with, Troubleshooting
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 301: Suitable Graphics Cards for MotionDesk

I am looking for a graphics card for my MotionDesk PC. Do you recommend a graphics card? Can I use the onboard graphics card of my workstation? Various graphical errors occur in my MotionDesk scene, e.g., graphical objects are not drawn correctly (...)

  • September 01, 2016
  • Versions and Compatibility
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 272: MicroAutoBox Digital Signals

I’d like to know the default values of the digital outputs of the MicroAutoBox and how to change them.

  • December 01, 2015
  • Working with, Troubleshooting
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 031: Path and File Names

When I build my model with RTI, the build process is aborted with the following errors in the MATLAB® Command Window: 1.) "not enough space for arguments" 2.) “OPUS MAKE: .mk (line …): %do macro '-I…' missing '='. Stop.”

  • January 13, 2017
  • Troubleshooting
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 014: How to Load Applications Automatically After Build

What is the recommended way to load a real-time application automatically after rebuilding it with Simulink?

  • March 01, 2016
  • Working with
Reference Information
Solutions DVD 14.2 Version Information

Version information: Solutions DVD 14.2 for Release 2014-B

  • February 15, 2015
  • Versions and Compatibility
Application Notes
MicroAutoBox Embedded PC ad hoc network and VNC connection setup

This application note outlines how an ad hoc network and a VNC connection can be established with the MicroAutoBox Embedded PC running MS Windows® 7 or Ubuntu®/Linux.

  • October 15, 2012
  • Working with
Trainings
Training class: Simulating with SystemDesk

SystemDesk includes a feature for building so-called virtual ECUs from an AUTOSAR system.

  • May 30, 2016
  • Getting Started
Videos
TargetLink Webinars

dSPACE offers TargetLink webinars on technical challenges and dSPACE solutions for them.

  • September 06, 2016
  • Getting Started
Videos
SystemDesk Webinars

dSPACE offers SystemDesk webinars on technical challenges and dSPACE solutions for them.

  • September 06, 2016
  • Getting Started
Videos
SYNECT Webinars

dSPACE offers SYNECT webinars on technical challenges and dSPACE solutions for them.

  • September 06, 2016
  • Getting Started
Videos
AutomationDesk Webinars

dSPACE offers AutomationDesk webinars on technical challenges and dSPACE solutions for them.

  • September 06, 2016
  • Getting Started
Videos
AutomationDesk Product Videos

These videos give you a deeper insight into the functions of AutomationDesk.

  • July 23, 2015
  • Getting Started
Videos
ControlDesk Tutorial Videos

dSPACE provides Tutorial Videos for ControlDesk which show how to work with ControlDesk.

  • September 06, 2016
  • Getting Started, Working with
Videos
AutomationDesk Tutorial Videos

dSPACE provides Tutorial Videos for AutomationDesk which show how to work with AutomationDesk.

  • September 06, 2016
  • Getting Started, Working with
Videos
ASM Product Videos

These videos give you a deeper insight into the functions of ASM.

  • August 29, 2016
  • Getting Started
Videos
ASM Webinars

dSPACE offers ASM webinars on technical challenges and dSPACE solutions for them.

  • September 06, 2016
  • Getting Started
Videos
SCALEXIO Webinars

dSPACE offers SCALEXIO webinars on technical challenges and dSPACE solutions for them.

  • September 06, 2016
  • Getting Started
Videos
VEOS Webinars

dSPACE offers VEOS webinars on technical challenges and dSPACE solutions for them.

  • September 06, 2016
  • Getting Started
Videos
ConfigurationDesk Product Videos

These videos give you a deeper insight into the functions of ConfigurationDesk.

  • August 29, 2016
  • Getting Started
Videos
ControlDesk Product Videos

These videos give you a deeper insight into the functions of ControlDesk.

  • August 29, 2016
  • Getting Started
Videos
MicroLabBox Product Videos

These videos give you a deeper insight into the functions of the MicroLabBox.

  • August 29, 2016
  • Getting Started
Videos
ModelDesk Product Videos

These videos give you a deeper insight into the functions of ModelDesk.

  • August 29, 2016
  • Getting Started
Videos
MotionDesk Product Videos

These videos give you a deeper insight into the functions of MotionDesk.

  • August 29, 2016
  • Getting Started
Videos
SCALEXIO Product Videos

These videos give you a deeper insight into the functions of AutomationDesk.

  • August 29, 2016
  • Getting Started
Videos
VEOS Product Videos

These videos give you a deeper insight into the functions of VEOS.

  • August 29, 2016
  • Getting Started
Videos
SYNECT Product Videos

These videos give you a deeper insight into the functions of SYNECT.

  • August 29, 2016
  • Getting Started
Videos
SystemDesk Product Videos

These videos give you a deeper insight into the functions of SystemDesk.

  • August 29, 2016
  • Getting Started
Videos
TargetLink Product Videos

These videos give you a deeper insight into the functions of TargetLink.

  • August 29, 2016
  • Getting Started
Videos
FAQ Videos

FAQ Videos for dSPACE products

  • September 06, 2016
  • Working with
Videos
ConfigurationDesk Tutorial Videos

dSPACE provides Tutorial Videos for ConfigurationDesk which show how to work with ConfigurationDesk.

  • September 06, 2016
  • Getting Started, Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 006: Using Blocksets and Toolboxes

I want to use Simulink blocksets or MATLAB toolboxes in my real-time simulation. How can I find out which blocksets and toolboxes are supported by the Real-Time Interface (RTI) and ConfigurationDesk?

  • July 01, 2013
  • Versions and Compatibility
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 215: Redirecting a Floating Network License Client to another License Server

How can I redirect a floating network license (FNL) client to another license server?

  • September 23, 2016
  • Installation and Licensing
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 231: Foreign character encoding in Simulink models

When I open a Simulink model, the following warning message is displayed: (Warning: Unable to load model file '.mdl' due to the presence of characters that are not supported in the current character encoding setting …) Why does this happen (...)

  • September 01, 2016
  • Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 352: AutomationDesk 4.1 in combination with VEOS 3.3 (Release 2014-B)

AutomationDesk 4.1 in combination with VEOS 3.3 (Release 2014-B)

  • November 08, 2016
  • Troubleshooting
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 620: Register SCALEXIO and add Hardware Topology

How to create a new ConfigurationDesk project? How to register SCALEXIO in ConfigurationDesk? How to add the SCALEXIO hardware topology in ConfigurationDesk?

  • December 06, 2016
  • Getting Started, Working with
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 621: Time Plotter View Modes and Signal Arrangement

How do I make multiple signals visible in the Time Plotter? How can I change the order of the signals in stacked view?

  • February 28, 2017
  • Working with