Symbol Factory ActiveX Control
Product Features


Symbol Factory ActiveX is a an ActiveX component used for adding animated objects from a library of over 4,000 industrial and manufacturing objects into your Human Machine Interface software applications.  These include many popular packaged industrial Human Machine Interface applications as well as development tools such as Visual Basic, Visual C++. For Visual Studio.NET users, please check out Symbol Factory.NET.

Selecting from over 3000 industrial automation graphics

Use the built in object browser to pick your choice of animatable objects then animate them as shown below or from your container's scripting language. .

Configuring the style and style animation

Configuring analog and discrete animation


  • Over 4,000 animatable Graphics in 50 industrial categories
  • Vector graphics scale up and down in size without loss in image quality
  • Unlimited number of instances on a form
  • Free Cutaway Control included for doing tank type fills
  • 32-Bit ActiveX Build in Visual C++ for high performance
  • Works with Visual Basic, Visual C++, VB.NET and other ActiveX containers including popular HMIs
  • Context sensitive help and examples
  • Supported on Windows NT, 2000, XP, 2003

Animation Capabilities

  • Object color and fill style
  • Rotation
  • Size
  • Fill type, color, and blinking tied to 5 analog setpoints or 5 digital process values
  • Position on screen
  • Background color
  • Horizontal/vertical flip
  • Visibility
  • Blinking mode and speed

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