- Single-axis motion control
- Stored program execution
- Conditional processing
- Math functions
- Data registers
About this software:
Q Programmer™ is a single-axis motion control software for programmable stepper and servo drives from Applied Motion Products. The software allows users to create sophisticated and functional programs that Q and Plus drives can run stand-alone. The commands available in the Q programming environment consist of commands for controlling motion, inputs & outputs, drive configuration and status, as well as math operations, register manipulation, and multi-tasking.
To find the right drive for your application, visit the browse pages below and filter on Control Mode = Q Programming.
For detailed information on all of the commands available in a Q program, download the Host Command Reference.
The Welcome to Q Programming three-part video tutorial provides an excellent introduction to Q Programming. Click the following links to watch the tutorial on YouTube: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3
New ST Configurator™ 3.1 enhancements…
The new ST Configurator version 3.1 used for configuring all Applied Motion stepper drives and integrated steppers now includes a built-in Q Programmer. This allows you to more easily switch between ST Configurator and Q Programmer, and means you don’t have to download and install Q Programmer separately. Just visit this page to download ST Configurator. With this one download you’ll have everything you need – ST Configurator and Q Programmer – to configure and program your stepper drive or integrated stepper.
Microsoft Windows 7, 8, 10, Vista or XP, 32-bit or 64-bit