GDK Design Kit


The GDK Design Kit (GDK) is Galil Motion Control's application development environment for Galil motion controllers and PLCs.

GDK's modular design allows communication with one or many controllers with a set of tools designed to aid in all stages of a Galil application.

See the release notes page for details on the newest version.


GDK is available on many operating systems. See installation for more details.

The GDK installer will automatically configure the default firewall.

The Basics

The Tools

*Pro Some tools require a license key.

GDK Macros

To automate frequently used operations, GDK provides macros.

Galil Connect

GDK supports Galil Connect to control hardware remotely.

GDK Walkthroughs

Galil provides several walkthroughs to help users learn how to use GDK.


GDK Settings

GDK's XML Content