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PCAN-Explorer 5: Plotter Add-in 2

Optional Function Upgrade for PCAN-Explorer


PCAN-Explorer version 5 is no longer available.

Please use PCAN-Explorer 6 instead. If you have any questions about switching from version 5 to 6, do not hesitate to contact us: .

The Plotter add-in allows the recording and graphical representation of any number of signal sequences. Signal sources can be the data from incoming and outgoing CAN messages as well as virtual variables and results from macro calculations.

Plot Viewer: The free Windows® software Plot Viewer enables the display of the records without an installation of PCAN-Explorer.

  • Real-time display of signal sequences
  • Unlimited number of recording channels
  • Unlimited number of Y-axes
  • X-axis and Y-axes can be zoomed and scrolled freely, even during recording
  • Labelling of time axis with absolute or relative time stamps
  • Facility for automatic adaptation of axes to plots
  • Reversible Y-axes
  • Logarithmic scales
  • Cursor display for plot measurement
  • The current view can be saved as an image in EMF, PNG, BMP or JEPG format
  • Export of the recording to a CSV file
  • Import of data recordings from the PCAN-Explorer‘s tracer, from PCAN-Trace, or PCAN-View
  • Display of limiting values and value ranges
  • Comprehensive formatting options for displaying curves, axes and the plotter layout

System requirements

  • PCAN-Explorer 5
  • Windows® 10, 8.1 (32/64-bit)
  • At least 2 GB RAM and 1.5 GHz CPU
  • PCAN-Plotter Add-in 2 software
  • Single user license

Plot Viewer

Free Windows® software to display records (PLT files) created with the PCAN-Explorer Plotter Add-in.


Additional information:

Suitable to be used with: