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Sample project: Counter


INTRODUCTION

The purpose of this example is to show you how to use the the counter component works within a realistic environment.

Preparing and loading the project in EVE Manager:

  • unzip the file;
  • open EVE Manager, go to the top left, File – Open – press “Ok” on the message that appears and select the file just decompressed;
  • Start the virtual machine or the Raspberry;
  • Download and Install the Logic by following this guide.
Component in the project within the counter's sample project inside the ilevia's configuration software

By entering EVE Manager, after uploading the project, in the “My Components” area the components used to configure the project and the Counter component are visible:


Enter the Counter component to see its configuration:

  • Component to count: Insert the component that will be counted, in this case the lamp switch;
  • Switch actuations: Insert the Info Counter component where will be displayed how many times lamp has been on;
  • Switch actuations reset: Insert the pulse component to reset the number of times the lamp has been turned on;
  • Operating time (seconds): In this case we leave it blank because we want to customize the way the time is displayed;
  • Operating time (custom): Insert the Info Timer component;
  • Custom text format: You can customize the time format, in this case we removed the days and left hours, minutes, and seconds;
  • Operating time reset: Insert the pulse component to reset the total turning on time of the lamp.
Counter component properties within the ilevia's configuration software
Once the Counter component has been configured, we move to the User Interface area where we can place our components.

Once the interface is complete, we can upload the project to the server by clicking on the top of the EVE Manager, “Project” – Upload to server, here enter the IP address of the virtual machine or Raspberry, as useradmin” and as passwordpassword“.

When the project upload is finished, log in with the “admin” and “password” credentials to the EVE Remote Plus app to view and use the configured project.

Counter component state inside the user interface inside the ilevia's configuration software
How the Counter component looks like when active inside the ilevia's app

Click the link below to download the Counter demo project and try it your self.

Download the demo project here!

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