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C-Bus Serial Protocol

The C-Bus Serial Protocol describes the C-Bus messaging format. It enables equipment developers and suppliers to integrate their products with a C-Bus system.

Click here to go to the C-Bus Serial Protocol web page


C-Lution

The purpose of this update C-Lution is to enable C-Lution to operate with C-Gate Version 1.5. The main feature offered by C-Gate 1.5 is the ability to use multiple applications within a C-Lution project.

Version 1.5 SP1 (1.1MB)


C-Bus Windows Driver

The C-Bus Driver Software is designed for use by Software Developers when creating software products that need to talk to C-Bus. This driver is built from an internally developed driver that is used for a number of our C-Bus products (for example, touchscreens, telephone interface).

This is a Windows 32bit DLL (*.dll) and is designed for Microsoft 32 bits Windows platforms.

This driver supports:

  • 256 Networks
  • 20 Applications
  • 256 Group Addresses per Application
  • C-Bus Enabled level 4
  • Network Discovery
  • Labels for DLT switches
  • Application support for:
    • Lighting
    • Trigger Control
    • Enable Control
    • Time
    • Telephony
    • Security
    • Measurement

Version 3.22 (1.3MB)

Product documentation: CBM-Win_2_6.pdf (140KB)

Old Versions

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cbm-3.21.zip (1.3MB) CBM-Win_2_6.pdf (140KB)
cbm-3.20.zip (1.3MB) CBM-Win_2_5.pdf (140KB)
cbm-3.15.zip (1.3MB) CBM-Win_2_4.pdf (140KB)
cbm-3.14.zip (1.2MB) CBM-Win_2_4.pdf (140KB)
cbm-3.13.zip (1.2MB) CBM-Win_2_4.pdf (140KB)
cbm-3.12.zip (1.2MB) CBM-Win_2_4.pdf (140KB)
cbm-3.11.zip (1.2MB) CBM-Win_2_4.pdf (140KB)
cbm-3.10.zip (1.2MB) CBM-Win_2_4.pdf (140KB)
cbm-3.9.zip (1.2MB) CBM-Win_2_4.pdf (140KB)
cbm-3.8.zip (1.2MB) CBM-Win_2_4.pdf (140KB)
cbm-3.7.zip (1.2MB) CBM-Win_2_4.pdf (140KB)
cbm-3.5.zip (1.2MB) CBM-Win_2_4.pdf (140KB)
cbm-3.4.zip (1.2MB) CBM-Win_2_3.pdf (140KB)
cbm-3.3.zip (1.2MB) CBM-Win_2_3.pdf (140KB)
cbm-3.2.zip (1.1MB) CBM-Win_2_2.pdf (140KB)

Frequently Asked Questions

I'm a home owner and want my Personal Computer to control C-Bus, can I use this driver?

This driver is designed for use by Software Developers who write computer software. Home owners and general users of C-Bus should use software products already written to communicate to C-Bus. Clipsal has a couple of products already like this, Homegate and Schedule Plus, available on the downloads page.


C-Bus Linux Driver

The C-Bus Driver Software is designed for use by Software Developers when creating software products that need to talk to C-Bus. This driver is built from an internally developed driver that is used for a number of our C-Bus products (for example, touchscreens, telephone interface).

This is a Linux compiled object library that you statically link and is designed for Linux platforms compatiable with gcc version 3.3.2.

This driver supports:

  • 256 Networks
  • 20 Applications
  • 256 Group Addresses per Application
  • C-Bus Enabled level 4
  • Network Discovery
  • Labels for DLT switches
  • Application support for:
    • Lighting
    • Trigger Control
    • Enable Control
    • Time
    • Telephony
    • Security
    • Measurement

Version 3.22 (1MB)

Product documentation: CBM-Linux_1_5.pdf (130KB)

Old Versions

Show old versions

Frequently Asked Questions

I'm a home owner and want my Personal Computer to control C-Bus, can I use this driver?

This driver is designed for use by Software Developers who write computer software. Home owners and general users of C-Bus should use software products already written to communicate to C-Bus. Clipsal has a couple of products already like this, Homegate and Schedule Plus, available on the downloads page.


C-Gate Documentation

The C-Gate User Guide is now part of Toolkit/C-Gate installation. Please download and install the latest version of C-Bus Toolkit to get this.