Rocrail is free software for controlling model trains for Linux, Apple macOS (Apple&Intel), Windows (Intel&ARM64) and PiOS operating systems. Rocrail assumes all responsibilities for controlling a model railroad and their accessories. Trains can be either manually controlled or completely controlled by the software in automatic mode. A mixed operation, i.e. controlling some trains manually and other trains in fully automatic mode is possible.
With Rocrail different applications for a model train control can be met:
Various user interfaces to operate Rocrail are available:
On a layout multiple instances of these user interfaces can be deployed, at the same time. The displays are automatically synchronized between all user interfaces.
In addition, commercially available or homemade hand controllers can also be used.
The user interface is available in many Languages : List of supported languages.
Internet of Things
Rocrail is IoT ready, and can be integrated.
Are you new to Rocrail? This guide shows the first basic steps and contexts for a successful start with Rocrail.
A user manual with a complete up-to-date description of all the functionality in Rocrail.
The whole team hopes that all users have fun and joy with the software. The entire Rocrail team is looking forward to any form of active and constructive participation in the project.
We are always interested in the opinion of users and welcome your feedback in Rocrail-Forum.
The name "Rocrail" and the associated logo is our trademark.
Both are officially registered in Germany and the Benelux countries.
Using this program is at your own risk.
Robert Jan Versluis can not be held responsible for any damage that the use of this program may cause to your computer, model trains or anything else.
To prevent problems it is strongly recommended to first read the manual.