Changelog

VIOSO 6.0.10

released 2024-01-22    –   

Changelog VIOSO 6:

Improvements

  • In free mode, a recalibration script is generated on manual exports
  • extended command line
    • specification of a start project
    • start project steps directly
    • switch VIOSO6 to “Free Mode”
  • Improvement of advanced blacklevel UI:
    • contours can now be duplicated
    • each contour can now be scaled individually (in its intensity)
    • new widget (experimental and not yet finished) to set the overlay color
    • points could sometimes not be warped to the edge

Fixes

  • fix for setups with 20+ clients (sometimes not all client outputs were terminated)
  • blending was not calculated with manual compound calibration with abstract displays
  • pixel shift for calibrations with oppositely oriented displays
  • fix against long program start time

Changelog Exaplay:

Please note, that Exaplay (version 1) is discontinued to be complemenary to VIOSO 6. It’s continued as a separate product.

VIOSO 6.0.9

released 2023-11-07    –   

Changelog VIOSO 6:

Improvements

  • optimal content size calculation for networked displays
  • Complementary tools now appear in the main menu
  • Windows taskbar deactivation behaviour can now be toggled
  • Improved handling of seams for NVAPI
  • Improved dot previsualization

Fixes

  • fixes for Barco PULSE integration
  • fixes for MPCDI export
  • fixes blend calculation when blend not visible in camera
  • fixes issue on Daheng cameras using custom ROI in DirectShow

Changelog Exaplay:

Fixes

  • Playback issues using multiple NotchLC files
  • Fixes against output blinking
  • License issues fixed

VIOSO 6.0.8

released 2023-08-11    –   

Changelog VIOSO 6:

New

  • support for external warp designs in project manager and script engine
  • new project profiles for Touchdesigner, Smode, Shira, Pandoras Box
  • new project design for Watchout v7

Improvements

  • project name and description are now validated (remove forbidden characters to avoid problem in XML and file system)
  • in Project Designer, flat surface parameters, renaming of Radius to Offset
  • limitation to 4096px content-size in create 3D-model dialog
  • swapped position of “abort”/”create” button in Project Design create button
  • all offered Project Designs now have an individual image
  • pure 3D profiles (rfpro, …) now have an edit step with disabled VC-Ctrl
  • further adjustments to the export profile for Exaplay, Pixera, Wings
  • in the export paths you can specify variables to handle “current user” document path
  • in the help text of the export parameters a link can be specified
  • in BMM calibration dialog, inspection area was extended by a button to go through the available images
  • changed handling of abstract-displays during calibration and presentation
  • now only 5s are waited to reach a client
  • if a required client for a presentation is not reachable, the presenter line is stopped automatically
  • during calibration a message is displayed and the possibility of “back” and “cancel” is offered
  • renaming of Calibrator UI modes from quick/advanced to project/free mode
  • a splash screen is displayed during the evaluation of the license
  • new info dialog in Menu/Extras to show the connection status of all clients used so far
  • when using a 0-display license the calibrator UI is locked and an overlay is shown to indicate this
  • first init dialog reworked, new base profiles, possibility to specify the data path, new function to limit the subnet mask
  • Exaplay service can be packed into autostart via “first init” dialog
  • the installer has been extended by a hint dialog, which informs the customer about a required internet connection
  • the installer now automatically registers SPCalibrator and Exaplay in the Windows firewall
  • new MFormats SDK (2.7.1.13217)
  • new Mediainfo dll (22.09)

Fixes

  • fix for client displays staying black while painting a projector calibration mask
  • fixed problem with file names for arbitrary 3D models
  • fixed problem with wrongly updated edit fields in Calibrator UI
  • fix of MPCDI, PULSE, openEXR, DISI blending export (BGR-RGB)
  • other minor bug fixes

Note: Releases 6.0.6 and 6.0.7. are internal releases and not public available.

VIOSO 6.0.5

released 2023-03-08    –   

Changelog VIOSO 6:

New

  • Dedicated handling of seams for 360° insallations
  • extension of the ProjectDesigner (MPCDI, 3D profiles)
  • rework of the loading/saving process of sps-files, thereby massive acceleration

Improvements

  • VIOSO 6 SIM: automatic creation of Windows Firewall rules for Blackbox
  • changed deployment for OEM VIOSO6 versions
  • Installer creates firewall settings
  • improved edge handling of P2C/C2P
  • improved standard contour-based blacklevel compensation with new soft region expansion
  • re-enabled the original blacklevel compensation
  • accellerating the loading/saving process of compressed sps-files

VIOSO 6.0.4

released 2022-12-20    –   

Changelog VIOSO 6:

New

  • New project templates for Pandoras Box, Touchdesigner, Smode, Shira Universe and Shira Player
  • New info tab in the menu/Tools to display the connection status of all previously used clients
  • New project templates for Watchout v7

Improvements

  • Support for external warp designs in Project Manager and script engine (special knowledge is required in Designer)
  • Project Designer: name and description are now validated (remove forbidden characters to avoid problems in XML and file system)
  • Project Designer: flat surface parameter, renaming from radius to offset
  • Project Designer: all offered project designs now have an individual image
  • Project Designer: swapped position of “abort”/”create” button in Project Design create button
  • Updated project templates for Exaplay, Pixera, Wings
  • Export: link to VIOSO Helpdesk for extended documentation
  • Export: support variables to deal with “current user” document path
  • Limitation to 4096px content-size in create 3D-model dialog
  • 3D profiles (rfpro,…) now have an edit step with VC-Ctrl disabled
  • A splash screen is displayed during the evaluation of the license
  • When using a 0-display license, the Calibrator UI is locked and an overlay is displayed
  • new MFormats SDK (2.7.1.13217)
  • new Mediainfo dll (22.09)
  • Renaming of the Calibrator UI modes from quick/advanced to project/free mode
  • modified treatment of abstract displays during calibration and presentation
  • Network timeout reduced to 5s to reach a client
  • During calibration, a message is displayed and the possibility of “back” and “cancel” is offered
  • Post scan dialog: inspection area has been extended by a button to go through the available images
  • Post scan dialog: more camera inspection images
  • First init dialog revised, new basic profiles, specifcation data path, new function to limit the subnet mask
  • Installer has been extended by a hint dialog, which informs the customer about a required Internet connection
  • Installer now automatically registers SPCalibrator and Exaplay in Windows Firewall

Fixes

  • fix for client displays remaining black while painting a projector calibration mask
  • fixed problem with filenames for arbitrary 3D models
  • fixed problem with incorrectly updated edit fields in Calibrator UI
  • fix of MPCDI, PULSE, openEXR, DISI blending export (BGR-RGB)
  • if a required client for a presentation is not available, the presenter line is automatically stopped
  • generally fix minor bugs

Changelog EXAPLAY:

Improvements

  • Exaplay service can be added the autostart via “first init” dialog

VIOSO 6.0.3

released 2022-11-09    –   

Changelog VIOSO 6:

Improvements

  • Reworked export profile for Pixera
  • Project Designer validates all names against forbidden characters
  • Project Designer validates path and file names

Fixes

  • Handling issues of the project designer when multiple network adaptors are present
  • Handling issues with cameras that expose certain caracters in their name
  • various minor fixes

Changelog EXAPLAY:

Fixes

  • Fixed a bug playing back HAP 5 encoded files 
  • Framecounter output enabled for HAP files

VIOSO 6.0.2

released 2022-10-07    –   

Changelog VIOSO 6:

Improvements

  • Picturall configurator: added screen reference for multiple calibrations per server
  • Zero Licenses come with SIM Extension

Fixes

  • wrongly splitted VWF exports in multiclient abstract display configurations

Changelog EXAPLAY:

New Features

  • Simple TCP/IP and UDP Remote control server
  • Simple OSC Remote control
 

VIOSO 6.0.1

released 2022-08-24    –   

Changelog VIOSO 6:

New Features

  • EXAPLAY in VIOSO 6 installer
  • VIOSO 6 now provides Anyblend Technology (Desktop Hooking, NVIDIA only)
  • Project templates: Desktop Hooking, Integrated File Player, Exaplay
  • Templates for AV: Wings 6, Wings RX, Pixera, Vertex, Wachout, Pandora’s Box
  • Templates for SIM: rfPro, more3D, Silab, VTD, MiddleVR, X-Plane, AV Simulation, Simsoft, DISI, DISI X, Wärtsilä
  • Templates for Realtime: Unity, Unreal
  • VIOSO 6 SIM now provides Blackbox 

Improvements

  • Default workdirectory moved to loca user’s Document folder
  • Improved handling of integrated file player (former VIOSO Player)
  • Improved Autostart behaviour
  • Improved license handling

Fixes

  • License upgrade during valid maintenance

Changelog EXAPLAY (first public release)

New Features

  • New cue-list based video playback software with browser-based UI
  • Supports natively HAP, HAPQ, NotchLC
  • Supports compressed video (H.264, H.265, ProRes, etc.) – via ffmpeg
  • Seamless loop for videos
  • Audio overlay for images and videos; independent loop
  • Transitions: Crossfade, Fade-to-black (includes audio)
  • Startup handling (Exaplay Service) and basic automation
  • Processes VIOSO 6’s warp&blend files (with encryption)
 

VIOSO 6.0.0

released 2022-08-01    –   

 New Features

  • major version of VIOSO’s software suite for projector calibration and mapping
  • New license management
  • Project management
  • Node-designer styled setup configuration
  • Integrated process automation from Design to Export
  • Templates for numerous applications from AV, simulation and realtime industry
  • 3D camera alignment
  • New masking tool