HARDWARIO Playground

HARDWARIO Playground is free Windows, macOS and Linux software. It is made for easy working with our IoT Kit.


First we will start with the download.

Use HARDWARIO Playground download page which always have the links to the latest version.


Builds are also in github releases.

Playground Functions Tab

Playground tabs

To learn more about all the features, visit separate chapters for each tab:


Cannot find the Radio Dongle or Core Module in the device list

  • On Windows 7 and macOS please install the FTDI VCP drivers

  • On Ubuntu you need to be in dialout user group. Please use command sudo usermod -a -G dialout $USER and restart computer

  • HARDWARIO Playground cannot flash older Core Module Revision 1. Please use the bcf tool. See version comparison