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POWERVIEW gen1 FABtool installation

Use the FABtool to program your PowerView generation1 blinds.


Windows 10 computer


  • To be sourced by fabricator



  • OPTIONAL, but strongly advised

  • To be sourced locally

  • USB connection

PowerView gen1 dongle



  • Supplied by Hunter Douglas

  • USB connection

Hardware setup

All the hardware mentioned above should work out-of-the-box.

FABtool installation

  1. Download the installation from the link below (Choose latest right under Download setup)

    fabtool installation

  2. Run the downloaded file and follow the instructions.

    If you encounter the below message choose "More info" and click on the below button "Install Anyway".

    windows smartscreen

The installation has finished. You can now run the tool and configure it to adapt it to your preferences:

  1. Open the tool, navigate to the File menu and choose Preferences.
  2. From there browse through the available options.

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