A new version of the Vectir Windows Phone 8 app (v3.4.1) has been released with Bluetooth remote control support. This release also includes a number of UI updates and bug fixes. The server management screen has been updated to handle Bluetooth servers and the server search screen now includes a Bluetooth search option. Bluetooth remote control has been fully tested with the new server and remote shortcuts features. Create a live tile shortcut to your Bluetooth servers and remotes for quick access.
Install Vectir Remote Control 3.4.1 for Windows Phone 8 from the app store on your phone or install manually from the Vectir Remote Control Windows Phone 8 store page.
Incendo Technology is pleased to announce the release of Vectir 2.7.0. This release includes updates that help with browsing media libraries from your phone. Large media menus for Winamp, Windows Media Player and iTunes are now fully available on the Vectir phone app through paged menus. There is also a new menu available for browsing albums by artist.
For full compatiblity with the new features available in version 2.7.0 of the Vectir PC software, users should be running version 1.5.0 or later of the Vectir WiFi remote control phone software or version 2.6.0 of the Vectir Bluetooth remote control phone software. At the time this post is being written, the latest client phone software is not available in all supported app stores but should be within the next few days.
Users upgrading from existing versions of the Vectir PC software should make sure they have the latest remote profiles. They can be downloaded from http://www.vectir.com/download/remote-profiles/.
Vectir 2.7.0 also has a new dependancy on the microsoft .net framework 3.5 SP1. If you are currently running a previous version of the .net framework, the Vectir setup will guide you through the process of installing .net 3.5 SP1. The auto update feature will also not trigger on any versions of Vectir before v2.7.0 due to this new dependancy.
Summary of updates in Vectir 2.7.0:
- Support for paging in large media player menus
- Support for new albums by artist menu
- Minor bug fixes
- New dependancy on .net framework 3.5 SP1
Incendo Technology is pleased to announce the release of Vectir 2.6.0. This version includes a number of bug fixes and updates. The most significant of which is a hostname configuration option for the WiFi server. Users with dynamically assigned IP addresses will now be able to use Vectir WiFi remote control without having to reselect a new IP address each time it changes. There has also been a WiFi server update to fix a problem where the server would not recover properly when the PC came out of sleep mode.
Android WiFi remote control version 1.4.7 and Bluetooth remote control 2.5.6 have also been released. These mobile versions include some bug fixes and compatibility updates for server version 2.6.0.
Summary of updates in Vectir server 2.6.0:
- WiFi server hostname option
- WiFi server PC sleep/wakeup problem fixed
- Winamp trackname fix
- Winamp plugin memory leak fixed
- Auto update feature fixed
- Profile fixed databindings for application states
Incendo Technology is pleased to announce the release of Vectir 2.5.1 with Android Bluetooth Remote Control support. Users with bluetooth enabled Android mobile phones are now able to remotely control their PC running Vectir server software.
The Vectir Bluetooth Remote Control client is available for download in the Android Market under the Media & Video section. A search for “Vectir Bluetooth Remote” should find the product download page.
Vectir 2.5.1 also features a number of minor bug fixes and improved remote desktop performance.
Incendo Technology is pleased to announce the following releases of our Vectir PC remote control software – PC version 2.3.0, Mobile Bluetooth version 2.3.0 and Mobile WiFi version 1.2.0. The latest releases include some exciting new features such as media player album art support, searchable album menus and a number of updates to existing features such as mouse remote control. Read the rest of this entry »
The main update in Vectir version 2.2.3 is support for a client menu search feature. This feature requires the latest version of the Vectir PC and mobile software (Bluetooth remote control 2.2.0 and WiFi remote control 1.1.0). Users are now able to search for specific track or playlist names from the Vectir mobile software. Menu search is available for iTunes, Winamp and Windows Media Player menus as well as custom menus.
Another significant update in Vectir 2.2.3 is full remote control support for PowerPoint 2007. All of the features that were previously available for the 2003 version are now available for the 2007 version.
Full support for the Toshiba Bluetooth Stack is included with Vectir 2.2.2. Bluetooth Remote Control users who are running the Toshiba Bluetooth Stack can now connect using an Automatic connection – there is no longer a requirement to setup a COM port.
There have also been some updates in version 2.1.3 of the Bluetooth Remote Control mobile software specific to the Toshiba Bluetooth stack. Toshiba users should be running this version or later.
Vectir version 2.2.1 includes WiFi remote control server updates to fix a potential crash when disconnecting from the mobile client. Bluetooth remote control server updates have also been included for some Windows 7 related issues.
Summary of updates in version 2.2.1:
- WiFi remote control server bugs fixed
- Windows 7 Bluetooth remote control issues resolved
- Remote profile designer updates
- Minor bug fixes
The most significant update in Vectir 2.2.0 is WiFi Remote Control support. A WiFi server plugin is included that allows remote control from the Vectir Mobile WiFi Remote Control application. There are now two versions of the Vectir mobile software, one for Bluetooth and one for WiFi. The Vectir website has been updated to include a download page for each version. Here are the urls:
Summary of updates in PC version 2.2.0:
- WiFi Remote Control now supported (requires Vectir WiFi mobile software)
- Configuration editing issues resolved
- Updates for compatibility with latest mobile software
- Minor bug fixes
Summary of updates in mobile Bluetooth Remote Control version 2.1.1:
- Auto-Connect and Suspend settings
- New server connection screen to replace log screen
- Minor bug fixes
Mobile WiFi Remote Control 1.0.1 – Initial release.