Android

Command Line Interface and APIs for Surelock

Applies to: Product SureLock Platform Android Surelock uses a BroadcastReceiver to allow 3rd party applications to send specific commands to SureLock. Commands can be send using Intent (See examples below). To execute any command, Administrator password is necessary. SureLock API exit_surelock – This command exits the device from lock down mode. public synchronized void exitSurelock()…

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How to Auto-Play and Loop Audio and Video files in Android?

Applies to: Product General Platform Android The Auto-play and Loop functions in Android is disabled to minimize the user bandwidth however this post may offer you some help if trying to find a quick fix for this problem. All you  have to do is to follow following two easy steps. 1. Use following script for…

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Configure Settings using Cloud Import and Export

Applies to: Product SureLock/SureFox/SureVideo Platform Android/iOS   All 42Gears products provide the options to export and import settings for making the gruesome task of configuring multiple devices with identical settings quick and easy. We have gone one more step further now and made it much easier. Now, there is no need of transferring setting files…

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Android Shell Scripting with SureMDM

Following shell commands can be executed on the devices remotely using SureMDM. You can create a Run Script job in SureMDM and apply to all the devices. 1. List all files in sdcard ls /sdcard 2. Create sample folder inside sdcard mkdir /sdcard/sample 3. Change current directory cd /sdcard 4. Rename sample.txt to sample1.txt mv…

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Keyboard Shortcuts to Control Kiosk Video Devices

Applies to: Product SureVideo Platform Android     __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ With SureVideo, you can turn your Android device into a video playing kiosk within minutes. And to further enhance its functionality, we have introduced a feature especially for those Android devices running SureVideo which support external keyboard. With this new feature –  Custom Media Control Setting, you…

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SureLock/SureFox/SureVideo looses Activation and goes in Trial Mode on Device Reboot

If in case SureLock, SureFox and SureVideo looses its Activation Information and goes back to trial mode after any kind of reboot post activation, there is an easy way to fix it. Just follow below mentioned steps: 1. Access SureLock/SureFox/SureVideo Amin Settings by tapping on the SureLock/SureFox/SureVideo Home Screen 5 times within 3 seconds 2. On Admin Settings screen, tap on About SureLock/SureFox/SureVideo …

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Trade Shows, Exhibtions and Conferences with Right Device Lockdown Solution

Trade Shows, Conferences and Exhibitions are great ways to achieve heightened visibility of your company as well as the products. They provide you with opportunities to network with potential customers and in a way works as a market research when you get on-the-spot spontaneous feedback on your products and services However all these are achievable only…

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Disable PIN Screen Lock when Device Boot Up with SureLock

(also applicable for SureFox and SureVideo) Sometimes even if you have installed SureLock in your Android devices, you might have to unlock the device with a Screen Lock PIN before you reach actual lockdown environment. This is particularly of a concern in situations when you have configured SureLock to be launched with device boot up. If…

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Easy way to play videos in Full Screen – SureVideo

Want your brand coverage in a high traffic public area? You have an information to share with the community? or you need your message to standout at a Trade Fair? Nothing can be better than through a video. For Android tablets and Android TV Sticks, SureVideo will make it possible by locking down your device…

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Auto Network Detection and Auto Reload with SureFox

When your Android device is used as a kiosk and has to access internet for the browsing content, it is very likely that because of occasional internet disconnection, the kiosk user may come across standard Webpage not available / Page Cannot be Displayed error with no option to either go back to the kiosk home screen or…

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