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Announcing SureFox for iOS! Highly customizable iPad Kiosk Browser

After delivering a very popular kiosk browser solution for Android platform, we are pleased to announce that the same highly customizable solution is now available on iOS powered iPad tablets – SureFox for iOS Safari is a good browser but it lacks key features making it unsuitable for use in kiosk environment. It does not…

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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