Third-Party Tools

Use of third-party support tools and utilities are integral to the integration and support of our video processors. There are other tools/utilities to provide this same functionality and developers should use what works best for them.

Disclaimer: SightLine Applications offers these links as a convenience. Users that download these do so at their own risk and are bound to the usage agreements contained for each product.
Tera Term

Tera Term

Link to Tera Term, a terminal emulator that is widely accepted as the ‘de-facto’ open source standard.

Eterlogic’s Virtual Serial Port Emulator

Eterlogic’s Virtual Serial Port Emulator

VSPE is intended to help software engineers and developers to create/debug/test applications that use serial ports. It is able to create various virtual devices to transmit/receive data. This utility is used in the TCP-Pass-Through examples in supporting documentation

HW Group Hercules Setup Utility

HW Group Hercules Setup Utility

Hercules SETUP utility is useful serial port terminal (RS-485 or RS-232 terminal) , UDP/IP terminal and TCP/IP Client Server terminal. Excellent for testing the serial Raw-Pass-Through option on SLA boards.

WinSCP – SFTP

WinSCP – SFTP

WinSCP is an open source free SFTP client, SCP client, FTPS client and FTP client for Windows. Its main function is file transfer between a local and a remote computer. Beyond this, WinSCP offers scripting and basic file manager functionality.

FileZilla – FTP

FileZilla – FTP

Link to FileZilla, a FTP client utility that can be used for accessing our customer FTP portal. NOTE: Please use the supplied username, password, and address provided by SightLine Applications.

MiniTool – Disk Partition

MiniTool – Disk Partition

Link to MiniTool, a partition manager that you can use to format and create partitions on MicroSD cards or physical hard drives.

ExifTool Application

ExifTool Application

Great application for reading, writing and editing meta information in a wide variety of files. ExifTool supports many different metadata formats, and it's very easy to use.

Wireshark

Wireshark

Wireshark is the world’s foremost and widely-used network protocol analyzer.