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KickStart Instrument Control Software version 2.11.0

KickStart Software for the PC enables quick test setup and data visualization when using one or more instruments.

Key Features
• Save time by automating data collection of millions of readings.
• Set up a multi-instrument test with the ability to independently control up to eight instruments.
• Supports power supplies, source measure unit (SMU) instruments, DMMs, dataloggers, arbitrary function generators and oscilloscopes.
• Replicate tests quickly using saved test configurations.
• Use built-in plotting and comparison tools to quickly discover measurement anomalies and trends.
• Users can launch a one-time free trial at any time for the KickStart Apps
• Distributes I-V Tracer application to Graphical SourceMeter SMU instruments

Changes in Version 2.11.0
• The enhanced Battery Simulator App includes:
• Battery cycle testing using the 24xx Graphical Touchscreen Series SMUs and the 26xxA/B Series SMUs (excludes the 2651A and 2657A models).
• Ability to discharge a battery, create a battery model and simulate a battery using the above supported SMUs.
• “One box” simulator, model generator, and cycle testing solution using SMUs using the above supported SMUs.
Resolved Issues:
• Fixed the issue with the battery model graph not being displayed when loading a Battery Simulator App project that is saved in model browser mode.
• Fixed the issue when using the Battery Simulator App of receiving an error message while running a test and selecting a battery model that is presently in use.
• Resolved the issue when using the I-V Characterizer App with the Model 2612B channel outputs not turning off when the test is aborted.
• Misc. problems resolved.

Users that originally purchased the KICKSTARTFL-BASE license will need to purchase the maintenance license KICKSTARTFL-SUITE-UP in order to use KickStart v2.7.0 and later versions.

For existing KickStart software users, please ensure you have an active maintenance license for your respective perpetual license prior to upgrading to the latest version.

This software applies to: Keithley 2000 Series: 6½-Digit Multimeter with Scanning (Discontinued), Keithley 2010 Series: 7.5 Digit Digital Multimeter with Scanning, Keithley 2100 Series: 6.5 Digit USB Multimeter, Keithley 2110 5.5 Digit Multimeter with Dual Display, Keithley 2200 DC Power Supply, Keithley 2220/2230/2231 Series, Keithley 2260B Series, Series 2280S High Precision Bench Power Supply, Keithley Series 2281S Battery Simulator/Emulator, Keithley 2300 Series, DC Electronic Load Series 2380, Keithley 2400 Standard Series SMU, 2400 Graphical Series SMU, 2600B Series SMU, 2601B-PULSE System SourceMeter® 10 μsec Pulser/SMU Instrument, 2606B Series SMU, Keithley SMU 2650 Series High Power SourceMeter®, Keithley 2700 Multimeter/Data Acquisition/Switch Systems, Keithley 3700A Systems Switch/Multimeter, Electrometers, Keithley Series 6400 Picoammeters, AFG31000 Arbitrary Function Generator, DAQ6510 Data Acquisition and Logging, Multimeter System, Keithley DMM6500 6.5 Digit Multimeter with Graphical Touchscreen, DMM7510 7.5 Digit Graphical Sampling Multimeter, MSO3000 / DPO3000, MSO/DPO4000 Mixed Signal Oscilloscope (Discontinued), MDO3000 Mixed Domain Oscilloscope, 3 Series MDO Mixed Domain Oscilloscope, MDO4000C Mixed Domain Oscilloscope, 2 Series MSO Portable Mixed Signal Oscilloscope, 4 Series B MSO Mixed Signal Oscilloscope, 5 Series B MSO, 5 Series MSO Low Profile, 6 Series B MSO, TBS1000C 2 Channel Digital Storage Oscilloscope, TBS2000B Digital Storage Oscilloscope, TDS2000C Digital Storage Oscilloscope (Discontinued), Keithley KickStart Software, IV Curve Tracer Software

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