EVE Toolchains

The utilities page contains useful programs that provide extended capabilities for application development and manufacturing support. Engineers should take care to validate output from these utilities. Extreme vigilance should be exercised when dealing with programming/download utilities so that device contents are not erroneously deleted or corrupted.

EVE Screen Designer (ESD) 4.5

The EVE Screen Designer (ESD) 4.5 is the next generation of smart IDE for EVE, making EVE-based GUI development much easier to accomplish. This tool enables users to build a GUI application using a visual programming method without needing to know any EVE-specific display list commands.

For more details click here.

EVE Screen Designer (ESD) 3.x 

The EVE Screen Designer 3.x integrated development environment (IDE) further facilitates EVE-based human machine interface (HMI) construction. It presents a simple, highly intuitive package through which a wide range of exciting visual effects can be created and various items of graphical content edited, in order that enhanced user experiences are derived.

For more details click here.

EVE Screen Editor    (Version Number 3.1.2)

The EVE screen editor is a Windows based tool, designed to allow EVE (FT8XX series) customers to experiment with creating display lists, utilising a simple “drag and drop” method to control the EVE graphics controller.

Also available within the tool is the ability to connect to external hardware such as a VM800B allowing designs to be displayed on real hardware as well as on the PC screen.

An installation guide for the screen editor tool is available here.

The installation file, setup file and online help for the tool may be downloaded here.

The release note can be downloaded here

New-buttonEVE Asset Builder  (Version Number 0.4.2)

The EVE Asset Builder is a GUI based tool designed to simplify generation of all assets used by EVE ICs to realise feature rich HMI’s. This includes conversion of image files, audio files and font files as per the previous generation command line tools. Added to this is new video conversion support, an animation generator and specifically for the BT81x series devices is a flash file generator and programmer.
The tool may be downloaded here.