The CFX Manager Application Program Interface (API) is a Windows Communication Foundation (WCF) service published by CFX Manager Software. The API enables local or remote client applications to access the basic instrument control and monitoring functions of CFX Manager Software such as opening and closing motorized lids, starting and stopping PCR runs, and obtaining instrument status.
Use this API to automate the control and monitoring of the following Bio-Rad real-time PCR detection systems:
This comprehensive reference guide provides a detailed overview of the API and comes with fully functional example source code suitable for direct reuse in .Net-based solutions, including a reusable middleware library that can be used to simplify access to the API’s most commonly accessed features.
Note: API usage requires CFX Manager Software Version 3.1.1621 or higher.