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ControlMate Software

ControlMate™ Software

This Windows®-based software enables complete control over all instrument parameters using simple commands in a tree structure. Because ControlMate commands are universal across all Thermo Scientific Matrix automation platforms, when your application requires a new instrument, time is not wasted having to learn an entirely new operating system.

ControlMate Software


  • Graphical, easy-to-use, Windows-based software provides precise control over all instrument parameters
  • Utilize Simple Drag-and-Drop Icons
  • Automatic rule based sequence and parameter validation
  • ControlMate allows control of the following parameters:
    • Axis and Syringe Speed control
    • Tip position and tip touch-off in any microplate well
    • Aspiration/dispense volumes
    • Dwell time before and after aspiration or dispense
    • Repeat (incremental) or neat dispensing
    • Specific volume calibration for non-aqueous-based liquids
    • Quadrant offsets for 384-, 864- and 1536-well plates
    • Mixing
    • Direction and speed control of peristaltic pumps
  • Edit and run lock password protection
  • Automatic shut down of all systems at the end of each run or after a system failure
  • Standard shared plate library that is easily added to and modified
  • ControlMate software for Versette, PlateMatePlus and PlateMate2xY will work with Windows 10, Windows 7 and Windows XP.

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