How to Transfer IO Configuration to logi.CAD3 (Compact)

Since logi.CAD3 version 1.103.0 there is a new feature which allows you to transfer the IO configuration you’ve created in PiCtory to logiCAD with just one click.


Let’s go!

Configuration of IO’s

  • Start PiCtory
  • Click on your RevPi Compact module
PiCtory Configuration using the example with RevPi Core
  • In the Value Editor, activate the values you need. To do this, click on the “Export” selection field in the line of the corresponding value.
Enable Export
  • Click on „File>Save“ to save the file.
  • Click on “Tools>Reset Driver”. This activates the changes for the adapter.


Transfer IO configuration to logi.CAD3

  • Start logi.CAD3
  • Create a new sample project
    • Menu File -> New -> Project
New project
  • Choose a Revolution Pi project template.
  • Click on “Next”.
  • Assign a project name, e.g. “IOTest”.
  • Click on “Finish”.
Project name
  • In the project explorer under “RevolutionPi” select the resource “RevolutionPiResource” with a double click.
  • Add the IP address of your RevPi Compact Module at “ADDRESS :=;”. Be careful not to delete the semicolon. Here is an example with the IP address
Configuring the IP address of the RevPi Compact Module
  • Save by clicking on the floppy disk icon or CTRL+S.
  • Right-click on “RevolutionPiResource” in the project explorer.
    • A submenu appears.
    •   Click on “Accept IO Configuration”.
Accept IO configuration
  • In the project explorer, the IO configuration is taken over under” globals/RevolutionPiResource.
Accepted IO configuration