Using OptoScript

Using OptoScript

Learn how you can use the OptoScript programming language in PAC Control to develop a control program.

About this course

Instead of flowchart programming, want to also learn how you can program with OptoScript? Follow along as you're introduced to the concepts of OptoScript - the advantages, programming constructs, and more. Practice the concepts learned with a practical step-by-step tutorial to program, compile, and debug an OptoScript program.

In this course, you'll learn how to program with OptoScript in PAC Control.

Topics include:

  • Using OptoScript for math expressions, string handling, and complex loops
  • Syntax
  • Programming and debugging with OptoScript
  • Quizzes to test your knowledge

Course Duration: ~30 min

Curriculum

  • Overview

    An overview of OptoScript including how it's used for math expressions, string handling, complex loops, case statements, conditions, and combining expressions, operators and conditions.

  • What is OptoScript?
  • For Math Expressions
  • For String Handling
  • For Complex Loops
  • For Case Statements
  • For Conditions
  • For Combining Expressions, Operators, and Conditions
  • Before You Start Programming

    Learn the basics of OptoScript before you start programming.

  • Functions and Commands
  • OptoScript Syntax
  • Data Types and Variables
  • Expressions and Operators
  • Control Structures
  • Quiz 1

    Quiz 1: OptoScript Overview and Before You Start Progamming

  • Programming with OptoScript

    Learn about programming with OptoScript.

  • Creating an OptoScript Block
  • Programming with the OptoScript Editor
  • Using the OptoScript Test Compiler
  • Debugging OptoScript

    Learn about stepping through OptoScript to debug.

  • Debugging OptoScript
  • Quiz 2

    Quiz 2: Programming with OptoScript

  • Up Next - Using Subroutines

About this course

Instead of flowchart programming, want to also learn how you can program with OptoScript? Follow along as you're introduced to the concepts of OptoScript - the advantages, programming constructs, and more. Practice the concepts learned with a practical step-by-step tutorial to program, compile, and debug an OptoScript program.

In this course, you'll learn how to program with OptoScript in PAC Control.

Topics include:

  • Using OptoScript for math expressions, string handling, and complex loops
  • Syntax
  • Programming and debugging with OptoScript
  • Quizzes to test your knowledge

Course Duration: ~30 min

Curriculum

  • Overview

    An overview of OptoScript including how it's used for math expressions, string handling, complex loops, case statements, conditions, and combining expressions, operators and conditions.

  • What is OptoScript?
  • For Math Expressions
  • For String Handling
  • For Complex Loops
  • For Case Statements
  • For Conditions
  • For Combining Expressions, Operators, and Conditions
  • Before You Start Programming

    Learn the basics of OptoScript before you start programming.

  • Functions and Commands
  • OptoScript Syntax
  • Data Types and Variables
  • Expressions and Operators
  • Control Structures
  • Quiz 1

    Quiz 1: OptoScript Overview and Before You Start Progamming

  • Programming with OptoScript

    Learn about programming with OptoScript.

  • Creating an OptoScript Block
  • Programming with the OptoScript Editor
  • Using the OptoScript Test Compiler
  • Debugging OptoScript

    Learn about stepping through OptoScript to debug.

  • Debugging OptoScript
  • Quiz 2

    Quiz 2: Programming with OptoScript

  • Up Next - Using Subroutines