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Hey there, PSoC Creator users. Today’s topic is wiring in the schematic editor. One of the most common things you may want to do is draw multiple wires without having to click the ‘w’ button every time. This is very simple to do using the “Design Elements Palette” on the left side of the screen. The Design Element we are interested in is the “Draw Wire Tool”. See the screen shot below.
As most of you know, you can draw a wire by clicking that icon or by typing the keyboard shortcut (w). What is less obvious is that you can double click that icon to keep the wire tool active. Once you are done with your wiring, just hit the escape key (ESC).
For more tips on wiring (multi-point wires, drawing/ripping busses, etc.), see the “Working with Wires” topic in the PSoC Creator help.
The ARM Cortex CPUs in the PSoC 4 and PSoC 5LP devices are designed to implement C code in a highly efficient manner. Thus, most of the time, you don’t need any special knowledge to do C programming for PSoC 4 or PSoC 5LP. But if you have more advanced coding problems, such as:
- Fitting an application into a small amount of memory
- Time-constrained applications, that is, maximizing code speed and efficiency
- Placing modules in certain memory locations
Check out Cypress’ application note AN89610. It shows how to optimize code for the Cortex CPUs as well as for the PSoC 4 and PSoC 5LP devices.
You can try out your own motor control applications based on BLDC (BrushLess Direct Current) motors, PMSM (Permanent Magnetic Synchronous Motors) and stepper motors.
The kit includes example projects for single-shunt and sensorless FOC (Field Oriented Control), sensored BLDC control, sensorless BLDC control and stepper motor control example projects.
Click here to read the PSoC 4 Sensorless Field-Oriented Control (FOC) Application Note
Are you new to Programmable System-on-Chip (PSoC) technology? PSoC is similar to other MCUs, but have important advantages. PSoC facilitates rapid prototyping and fast development as well as optimized PCB layouts. It also enables system-level design decisions in firmware and digital and analog hardware.
Cypress provides a wealth of development support tools to support PSoC, including the PSoC Creator IDE and many development kits. We are also pleased to offer a series of Getting Started application notes. These handy guides help you get up and running quickly, and provide a comprehensive look into different aspects of PSoC, such BLE and chip scale packages.
To download the PSoC Getting Started application notes, visit the links below:
- AN91267, Getting Started with PSoC® 4 BLE
- AN79953, Getting Started with PSoC® 4, with Chinese and Japanese translations
- AN77759, Getting Started with PSoC® 5LP, with Chinese translation
- AN54181, Getting Started with PSoC® 3
- AN88619, PSoC® 4100/4200 Hardware Design Considerations
- AN61290, PSoC® 3 and PSoC 5LP Hardware Design Considerations
- AN52705, Getting Started with PSoC® 3 and PSoC 5LP DMA, with Chinese translation
- AN89611, Getting Started with PSoC® 3 and PSoC 5LP Chip Scale Packages (CSP)
- AN52701, Getting Started with PSoC® 3 and PSoC 5LP Controller Area Network (CAN) with Japanese translation
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