Logging and User Files
This section describes the user-accessible files used by the Ping Viewer application.
All files are timestamped with the format
YMD-hmsl, where Year(Y), Month(M), Day(D), Hour(h), Minute(m), second(s) and milisecond(l).
Ping Viewer will create a folder called
PingViewer in your user documents folder:
The Ping Viewer application uses these folders inside of the
The GUI log files (.txt) contain debug log output from the Ping Viewer application process. All log categories are captured in these logs.
The sensor log files (.bin) contain all of the raw binary communications received from the device. These binary communications are in Ping Protocol format. The logs can be replayed by Ping Viewer application.
Screenshots (.png) are stored in this folder.
Custom gradients (.txt) should be placed in this folder.
Ping Viewer uses the native settings environment of each operating system, you can reset the settings with the reset settings button or by manually removing the settings in your computer, they are located under:
- Mac: Under the file
- Linux: Under the file
"~/.config/Blue Robotics Inc/Ping Viewer.conf"
- Windows: Open the Registry Editor and follow the path:
Computer\HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Blue Robotics Inc.\Ping Viewer