Posts by 42Gears Team

How to play Flash files in kiosk mode in Android?

Applies to: Product SureVideo Platform Android SureVideo turns your Android device in video playing kiosk which plays only those media files which you want to play.  These media files can be videos, images or flash files. SureVideo can play videos and image files out of box without requiring any additional software. However, to play flash…

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How to hide or disable Top Notification Bar in Android?

Are you planning to give Android devices to your employees or use it as a kiosk in your store? For such deployments, using the Android device without proper lockdown might not be a good idea as this invites unnecessary activities on the device like gaming, unsupervised browsing, downloads etc. This results in wastage of productive hours…

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How to launch SureFox from other apps on iPads and iPhones?

Applies to: Product SureFox Platform iOS With SureFox App Scheme, it is possible to launch SureFox from another app, and by providing a URL after the scheme, SureFox will launch and open the URL. The URL will load if it’s in the list of allowed website, else an error page will be shown. SureFox can be launched…

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SureFox iOS Javascript API

Applies to: Product SureFox Platform iOS   SureFox iOS now comes with built-in set of Javascript APIs. Embed them in your web application to perform variety of actions such as refreshing the page or resetting SureFox Idle Timer. In order to use these methods, make changes in your web page by making functions as: window.location = “sfcallback:reload” List of…

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Playing Flash Content in SureFox

Applies to: Product SureFox Platform Android If you have allowed websites in SureFox which have embedded flash videos, sometimes while trying to play the flash videos, you may get an error message – Install Plugin. This error is due to the absence of  Flash Player Plugin in the device. We would recommend you to download and install a reliable…

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Android equivalent of iOS Guided Access Mode

  iOS Guided Access Mode Guided Access Mode was introduced in iOS 6.0 and is used to help you to stay focused on one task while using your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch. This feature limits your device to a single application and lets you control which application features are available to the user. Guided Access…

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Perform Quick Actions and Troubleshoot with iOS SureFox Log

Applies to: Product SureFox Platform iOS 6 and above   Information in a log file can be more than just a chronological record of events in a software. The log file can be used to: Identify and analyze problems Pinpoint and fix problems SureFox for iOS takes the existence of logs further than just a file you…

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Configuring Lockdown Settings Remotely for Windows using Cloud

Applies to: Product SureLock Platform Windows 7/Windows 8 Businesses with mobile workforce require secure and uncompromisable devices to ensure responsible usage, improve productivity and reduce maintenance cost. One way to achieve the above mentioned objectives is by allowing access to only required applications and preventing the users from making any intended or unintended changes on…

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