Focus HMI Software

HMI Software

Focus HMI program works on all operating systems. You can use it as a SCADA program for Linux, Ubuntu, Debian, Armbian, Raspberry Pi, Orange Pi. You can use it for free to program Fultek HMI panels. It is paid when used as Linux SCADA, Debian SCADA, Ubuntu SCADA, Armbian SCADA, Raspberry Pi SCADA and Orange Pi SCADA. For Fultek HMI models, visit our HMI page.

Focus HMI Program Features

  • Focus HMI works on all operating systems running java.
  • You can learn easily thanks to its extremely user-friendly interface.
  • You can design your screens with java’s unique color management and transparent objects.
  • You can group objects and speed up your work with batch processing.
  • With four different container panel objects, you can use the screen much larger than it is.
  • You can use Chart, Gauge, Alarm, Recipe objects and many more special objects.
  • The event view saves and reports all of the operator’s movements.
  • You can create, print and read a barcode on the screen.
  • With Fulmatic 7 PLCs, you can connect via Ethernet or serial port by typing the variable address directly.
  • One HMI can communicate with thousands of PLCs at the same time. Modbus RTU, Modbus TCP / IP, Profinet (Siemens), Hostlink (Omron), Fins Ethernet (Omron).
  • Focus HMI can share all values ​​in the tag table with third devices with the Modbus TCP / IP Slave feature. Bidirectional reading and writing can be made.
  • With the “Write Only” option in Modbus TCP / IP master communication, you can use it in distributed systems without the requirement of static IP. It will only be sufficient for the SCADA station in the center to have a static IP.
  • You will find Alarm and Recipe management far beyond what you are looking for in the Focus HMI program.
  • With Schedule, you can schedule and run many processes.
  • You can write scripts with Java code and run them in specified situations. Supports all java commands. If you wish, you can create your own forms.
  • You can save the history of the tags in SQLite databases. With SQLite queries, you can filter the recorded data according to the conditions you specify, create reports, save them automatically to disk and transfer them to USB memory.
  • Millions of historical values ​​can be stored on disk. And you can limit the amount of this data.
  • You can create and authorize as many users as you want at 256 different levels.

Installing and Running

Version History: 21.09.2020 Version 1.0.8

21.09.2020 Version 1.0.8 Some bugs fixed.

16.09.2020 Version 1.0.7 Horizontal or vertical use of the screen is provided. Some bugs fixed.

07.09.2020 Version 1.0.4 Resizing feature added to images. Some bugs have been fixed.

24.08.2020 Version 1.0.2 Help page added. Some bugs fixed.

  • For the Focus HMI program to run, you must have Java 11.0.8 installed on your computer. You can download Java 11.0.8 from here.
  • Different versions of Java may be installed on a computer. You must install 11.0.8 even if a version newer than 11.0.8 is installed.
  • After Java installation is complete, you can install the Focus HMI program. You can download the Focus HMI program from here.
  • When you run the Focus HMI program for the first time, you may receive the warning “JAVA version is incompatible! Required JAVA version: 11.0.8”. You will see this warning if you have more than one version of Java installed on your computer and a different version is selected by default.
  • This warning will no longer appear when you select Java 11.0.8 version as default. To set it as default, right click on My Computer and double click on path in properties, advanced system settings, environment variables, system variables section and set the java path to “C: \ Program Files \ Java \ jdk-11.0.8”.
  • Also, you can continue working without selecting the Java 11.0.8 version as default. When you create and save the project, a shortcut named Project.Ink is created in the project folder. You can start the Focus HMI program with this shortcut.

Raspberry Pi and Orange Pi Installation

  • You must have JAVA and JAVA FX installed on your device.
  • To install Java, you must connect your device to the internet and run this code on the command line. sudo apt-get install default-jdk
  • Java FX kurulumu için bu kodu komut satırında çalıştırın. sudo apt install openjfx
  • You can transfer Firmware with the Focus HMI program you run on your computer. See the picture below.

License Fees

  • Fultek HMI panels do not require a license. You can use all the features at no cost.
  • Focus HMI is charged according to the number of tags. It doesn’t matter whether tags are internal or external.
  • You can use up to 10 tags for free. When more tags are used, the runtime will shut down after 60 minutes.
  • The license can be used for new versions released within one year from the day of purchase. Updates are required for later versions by paying 50% of the license fee.
  • The license is for a single device. It cannot be used on a device other than the one in which it was activated.
  • Unfortunately, if the device on which the license was activated breaks down, your license will be lost. And you have to re-purchase a license for your new device.
Tag NumberOperating SystemPrice (USD)
10AllFree
100Linux based100
500Linux based250
1000Linux based500
5000Linux based1000
10000Linux based1500
UnlimitedLinux based5000