Android

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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Whitepaper – Digital Signage Using Tablets

There are numerous reasons why market researchers are focusing on the trend of using Digital Signage as an effective Marketing and Branding tool. With every new report on Digital Signage, the fact gets stronger that Digital Signage is here to stay. One important factor that they consider the reason behind growth in usage of Digital Signage is the…

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Play videos as screensaver on Android Tablets and Devices

SureVideo transforms your handheld Android device into a video playing kiosk. Its features to support all Standard and High-Definition video formats and automatic video looping makes it an ultimate solution for full-screen video playback for product displays, demos or business communications. Now with SureVideo‘s new feature, you can enable video as a screensaver for your device even…

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Troubleshooting SureLock/SureFox for Android

Applies to: SureLock, SureFox To speed up the process of troubleshooting these problems, we have integrated diagnostics into our products. There are 3 files generated: SureLock Log file The SureLock log file is found in the root folder of device storage by the name of SureLock(version_num)_LOG.txt where version_num is the SureLock version you are using. This file contains…

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How to exit SureVideo on Android

SureVideo is a kiosk video player which allows you to transform any Android device such as tablet or TV into a dedicated video player. SureVideo is designed to play your videos in kiosk mode and prevents any one from exiting the app other than the authorized person. To exit from SureVideo, follow the steps below: Tap/Click…

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Tracking application usage with SureLock Analytics

Tablets and smartphones have become a part of our daily life. According to a research-based consulting firm called Frank N. Magid Associates, 60% of respondents used tablets multiple times a day spending almost fourteen hours a week. More and more organizations are looking towards mobilizing their workforce by the use of smartphones and tablets. Even with locked down devices,…

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