Android

How to play videos at start-up on an Android device?

Whether it is a Trade Show Booth or a Information Kiosks at a mall, videos does say a lot than standard static slides running on the display. SureVideo can help you achieve this with its simple setup and functionality. Download and Install SureVideo on your Android tablet or Android Stick like any other Android Applications and it…

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Disable Zoom on your webpage using Meta Tag

Sometimes Lockdown of your browsing device is incomplete without disabling zooming option.  Zooming in and out with multi-touch gestures such as pinch-to-zoom can be disabled using kiosk browser like SureFox however the user would still be able to zoom using ‘double-tap to zoom’ feature. And if you want your webpage to have disabled ‘double-tap to zoom’ feature, you can…

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Automatically Redirect Browser to a Website on Android Device Inactivity

Do you have multiple allowed websites on your Lockdown Device?  Want Auto Redirect to SureFox Home Screen or one of the allowed websites after an idle timeout? Use SureFox‘s Idle Timeout option to force the screen to redirect itself to SureFox Home Screen or a website.   Follow mentioned steps to enable Idle Timeout option: 1. Login…

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Introducing – SureLock Lockdown for Samsung Devices

SureLock now also comes in exclusive version for Samsung devices. With the regular Lockdown features and few additional enhanced ones, it is at its most Enterprise Ready form. Lets look at what is additional new in SureLock Lockdown for Samsung. 1. Hide Android Bottom Bar – No Rooting Required. No need for Superuser Permissions for this option…

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Play Videos in Kiosk Mode using SureFox

With SureFox you can play videos on an Android device by embedding videos in an HTML file. Follow the below-mentioned steps to start playing locally stored videos using SureFox.               Step 1: Save the Zipped Folder with SureFox Settings file, sample HTML file and sample video file on your desktop Step 2: Copy…

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Set Idle Timeout to Auto Launch an Application

You have setup a kiosk at a stall in supermarket for shoppers to go through food product reviews and calculate calories. Hence you have  allowed two applications;  a browser to browse through the products and a calorie calculator.  You want every new user at the kiosk to start with the browser first even if the last user has left calorie calculator open on…

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Which product do I need? SureLock, SureFox Basic or SureFox Pro?

All the 42Gears products are unique with specific features and benefits. It would be really easy to decide on which solution best fits your requirement if you know what each product can do or is capable of doing. Here we are going to talk about three products; SureFox Basic, SureFox Pro and SureLock for Android devices. SureFox Basic allows…

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How to enable Offline Browsing using SureFox Kiosk Browser?

Offline Browsing is downloading and copying web pages onto a computer or a device in order to view them locally without being connected to the Internet. It is very useful when the computer is offline and connection to the Internet is impossible or undesirable. With SureFox, now you can enable offline browsing of listed allowed websites…

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