ASAP2 Tool-Set: Creating, Checking, Updating, Merging, Comparing and Modifying ASAP2 Files

Easily Create and Edit ECU Description Files

What is ASAP2 Tool-Set?

One prerequisite for using CCP and XCP as measurement and calibration protocol is the existence of an ASAP2 description file. The ASAP2 Tool-Set is used to create and check this file:

  • Automatically generate ASAP2 files based on C-code comments
  • Update the address and data type information
  • Merge multiple ASAP2 files into one joint file
  • Compare two ASAP2 files with results documentation in a log file
  • Check ASAP2 files for syntactic and semantic errors
  • Search filters enable specific modifications and optimizations of ASAP2 files
  • Dialog-based creation and visualization of A2L files with the ASAP2 Studio


  • The ASAP2 Tool-Set offers extensive and convenient support in editing ASAP2 description files
  • Programs can be integrated in a Makefile process
  • Warnings and error messages can be stored in a log file
  • All versions released by ASAM can be edited
  • The interface-specific parts of the ASAP2 file are interpreted and rewritten to the output file based on the given meta language

Highlights of Version 13.0

  • Fast, easy use of ASAP2 Studio with updated graphical user interface and intuitive ribbon
  • Undo/redo functionality for all modifications of A2L files
  • Customizable layout with freely dockable windows
  • Better support for mass operations
  • Support for all new functions of ASAP2 version 1.7.1, for example reading of signal data with data type "Float16"

ASAP2 Generation Process

Creating, Checking, Updating, Merging, Comparing and Modifying ASAP2 Files

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