SX-Virtual Link SDK for Win/Mac

USB over IP Software Developer's Kit for Windows/Macintosh (Client)

The SDK helps system integrators, device manufacturers add Silex SX Virtual Link functionality into Windows applications. It provides communication across the network with USB Device Servers or with devices integrated with the SX-Virtual-USB-SDK.

Top Features:

  • Offers complete control of how and when the application can discover, connect, disconnect, and get status from the USB device across the network.
  • By integrating the SDK, you can create your own user interface and make it work seamlessly with your application.
  • The SDK supports searching device servers on the network.
  • Supports getting information and status from the USB device server.

The advantage of implementing the SDK into your application is that you can customize how users and the application can connect the way you want them to. This SDK offers complete control of how and when the application can discover, connect, disconnect, and get status from the USB device across the network. By integrating the SDK, you can create your own user interface and make it work seamlessly with your application.

The software emulates a USB connection on the Windows or Macintosh Operating System, while packets transfer out over the network to the device server. It allows seamless bi-directional communication with all of the functionality of the USB device across the network. This allows compatibility with the same software available with a direct USB connection.

Features and Benefits:

The SDK supports following functions:

  • Searching Device Servers on the Network 
  • Get static information from the USB device
  • Connect to USB device 
  • Disconnect from the USB device
  • Get status information from the USB device
  • Get information from USB Device Server

The SX Virtual Link SDK for Windows includes the following items:

  • Specification and Documentation
  • Header File : Sxuptp.h
  • LIB File : Sxuptp.lib
  • DLL File : Sxuptp.dll
  • Sample Code

Operating Environment

Compiler: 

  • Microsoft Visual C++ 6.0 SP6
  • Microsoft Visual Studio 2005
  • Microsoft Visual Studio 2008
  • Microsoft Visual Studio 2010
  • Microsoft Visual Studio 2012
  • Microsoft Visual Studio 2013

Supported OS: 

  • Microsoft Windows 2000
  • Microsoft Windows XP (32bit / 64bit)
  • Microsoft Windows Vista (32bit / 64bit)
  • Microsoft Windows 7 (32bit / 64bit)
  • Microsoft Windows 8 (32bit / 64bit)*
  • Microsoft Windows 8.1 (32bit / 64bit)*
  • Microsoft Windows 10 (32bit / 64bit)

* Classic desktop applications are supported.
* Windows RT is not supported.

The SX Virtual Link SDK for Macintosh includes the following items:

  • Specification and Documentation
  • SDK/API Code
  • Sample Code

Operating Environment:

- Language: Objective-C - Tool : Xcode version 2.3 - Supported OS: Mac OS 10.4.4-10.x

Please contact Silex Sales at sales@silexamerica.com to get more information on the product and how to obtain the SX-Virtual Link SDK.

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