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Video wall Manager 2.8.1.3 release for gBCMC box v2.8.1.3

Version v2.8.1.3
Filesize 156.61 MB
Release date 25 may '21

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The Barco Video wall Manager application lets users create, configure, control and monitor Barco's video walls in an intuitive way.
The Web–App is easy to use and doesn’t require any installation.
It is a one stop shop to manage the entire video wall.

Supported products:
  • UniSee 800 with DP1.2 input module, all variants
  • UniSee 500 with DP1.2 input module, all variants
  • new UniSee UNI-0005 with DP1.2 input module, all variants
  • KVD5521B
  • LVD5521B
  • ODL-x21 with DP1.2 input module, all variants
  • connected to gBCMC wall-controller

New features:
  • recreate wall function as alternative to wall delete function
  • download and backup function for easier HW replacement
  • error codes for simplified failure analysis

See the release note for more details

The Green BCM box / Unisee Connect box as delivered with the system does not have the latest version of Video wall Manager pre-installed and will automatically do an initial software update. Due to technical limitations the automatic update per internet comes in two steps: From versions lower 2.5 first to 2.5 and in a second step to the latest version. Alternatively, it can be updated with an USB stick to the latest version in one step.
The Video wall Manager Quickstart Guide provides instructions how to handle cases without Video wall Manager pre-installed.

Release notes
The Barco Video WallConnect application lets users create, configure, control and monitor Barco's video walls in an intuitive way.
The Web–App is easy to use and doesn’t require any installation.
It is a one stop shop to manage the entire video wall.

Supported products:
  • UniSee 800 with DP1.2 input module, all variants
  • UniSee 500 with DP1.2 input module, all variants
  • new UniSee UNI-0005 with DP1.2 input module, all variants
  • KVD5521B
  • LVD5521B
  • ODL-x21 with DP1.2 input module, all variants
  • all connected to gBCMC wall-controller

New features:
  • auto wall configuration with Unisee
  • introducing wall presets as an extension of the source settings
  • Some extra internal patterns

See the release note for more details

The Green BCM box / Unisee Connect box as delivered with the system does not have the latest version of WallConnect pre-installed and will automatically do an initial software update. Due to technical limitations the automatic update per internet comes in two steps: From versions lower 2.5 first to 2.5 and in a second step to the latest version. Alternatively it can be updated with an USB stick to the latest version in one step.
The WallConnect Quickstart Guide provides instructions how to handle cases without WallConnect pre-installed.

Release notes
The Barco Video WallConnect application lets users create, configure, control and monitor Barco's video walls in an intuitive way.
The Web–App is easy to use and doesn’t require any installation.
It is a one stop shop to manage the entire video wall.

Supported products:
  • UniSee 800 with DP1.2 input module, all variants
  • UniSee 500 all DP1.2 input module, all variants
  • KVD5521B
  • LVD5521B
  • ODL-x21 with DP1.2 input module, all variants
  • connected to gBCMC wall-controller

New features:
  • a scheduler for wall ON/OFF, brightness level and Sensex calibration
  • adjustment of a custom color temperature value
  • a notification center in the menu
  • on-screen-information can be enabled/disabled on wall level
  • a system report is now available as CSV and json formatted file and can be imported to Excel for better filtering and diagnosis.
  • autodetection of mixed Unisee walls to disable the local dimming

See the release note for more details

The Green BCM box / Unisee Connect box as delivered with the system does not have the latest version of WallConnect pre-installed and will automatically do an initial software update.
The WallConnect Quickstart Guide provides instructions how to handle cases without WallConnect pre-installed.

Release notes
The Barco Video WallConnect application lets users create, configure, control and monitor Barco's video walls in an intuitive way.
The Web–App is easy to use and doesn’t require any installation.
It is a one stop shop to manage the entire video wall.

Supported products:
  • UniSee 800 with DP1.2 input module, all variants
  • UniSee 500 all DP1.2 input module, all variants
  • KVD5521B
  • LVD5521B
  • ODL-x21 with DP1.2 input module, all variants

New features:
  • support for the infrared remote control to switch ON/OFF the entire wall-display
  • visualization of the 19inch remote-power-solution including automatic failure notification
  • compliance to the DICOM standard for Unisee 500 to enable the usage as a reviewer display for medical applications

See the release note for more details

The Green BCM box / Unisee Connect box as delivered with the system does not have the latest version of WallConnect pre-installed and will automatically do an initial software update.
The WallConnect Quickstart Guide provides instructions how to handle cases without WallConnect pre-installed.

Release notes
The Barco Video WallConnect application lets users create, configure, control and monitor Barco's video walls in an intuitive way.
The Web–App is easy to use and doesn’t require any installation.
It is a one stop shop to manage the entire video wall.

Supported products:
  • UniSee 800 with DP1.2 input module, all variants
  • UniSee 500 all DP1.2 input module, all variants
  • KVD5521B
  • LVD5521B
  • ODL-x21 with DP1.2 input module, all variants

New features:
  • support for custom ntp server and UI notification in case configured time server is not reachable
  • improved user guidance during wall creation
  • Extended set of alerts and error notifications for ODL
  • Energy Star compliance with automatic standby mode after 5 min without input signal (deactivation possible)
  • Automated display software update and product activation flow before wall creation now including ODL-x21 with DP1.2 input module

See the release note for more details.

Potentially the Green BCM / Unisee Connect box delivered with your system may not yet contain Barco WallConnect.
Please consult the WallConnect Quickstart for more information on how to deal with this.

Release notes
The Barco Video WallConnect application lets users create, configure, control and monitor Barco's video walls in an intuitive way.
The Web–App is easy to use and doesn’t require any installation.
It is a one stop shop to manage the entire video wall.

Supported products:
  • UniSee 800 with DP1.2 input module, all variants
  • UniSee 500 all DP1.2 input module, all variants
  • KVD5521B
  • LVD5521B
  • ODL-x21 with DP1.2 input module

New features:
  • Automated display software update before wall creation.
  • Automated product activation flow when client is connected to internet
  • Password for WallConnect access can be changed
  • Text API with backwards compatibility for operation state, input switching and wall brightness
  • New calls in Text API for health summary and switching sources
  • Improved EDID files for VESA and HDMI compliance
  • Verified number of supported displays per gBCMC: 50
  • Motion offset correction for LVD5521B display
  • Support for ODL-x21 including: Geometry adjustment, SenseX with Saturated and Rec.709 gamut mode, Eco and Standard power mode and Uniformity correction for all supported screen types
See release note for more details

Unfortunately the Green BCM / Unisee Connect delivered with your system may not yet contain Barco WallConnect.
This will change in the near future.
In the meantime please consult the WallConnect Quickstart for more information on how to deal with this.

Release notes
The Barco Video WallConnect application lets users create, configure, control and monitor Barco's video walls in an intuitive way.
The Web–App is easy to use and doesn’t require any installation.
It is a one stop shop to manage the entire video wall

Supported products:
  • UniSee 800 and 500
  • KVD5521B
  • LVD5521B

New features:
  • Automated display software update before wall creation.
  • Automated product activation flow when client is connected to internet
  • Password for WallConnect access can be changed
  • Automated backup creation and restoring it to same box
  • Motion offset correction for LVD5521B display.
  • Scenario manager to automatically set different wall brightness at day/night.
  • Text API to control operation state on wall and display level
  • Alarm messages in case of issues with redundant display power supplies
  • Flow for replacing a defective device with auto configuration
See release note for more details

Unfortunately the Green BCM / Unisee Connect delivered with your system may not yet contain Barco WallConnect.
This will change in the near future.
In the meantime please consult the WallConnect Quickstart for more information on how to deal with this.

Release notes
The Barco Video WallConnect application lets users create, configure, control and monitor Barco's video walls in an intuitive way.
The Web–App is easy to use and doesn’t require any installation.
It is a one stop shop to manage the entire video wall

Newly supported products:
  • Barco UniSee 800/500
  • OverView KVD5521B

New features:
  • Scenario manager to automatically set different wall brightness at day/night.
  • Automated product activation flow when client is connected to internet
  • Automated check for latest available software version while registering the product
  • Password for WallConnect access can be changed
  • Automated backup creation and restoring it to same box
  • Text API to control operation state on wall and display level
  • Alarm messages in case of issues with redundant display power supplies
  • Flow for replacing a defective device with auto configuration

Unfortunately the Green BCM / Unisee Connect unit delivered with your system does not contain Barco WallConnect yet.
This will change in the near future.

Here is how to upgrade your Green BCM Box:
  • Unzip this download and copy the folder structure from the R3306365_xx_Flash folder onto an empty FAT32-formatted USB stick.
  • Make sure the Green BCM box is switched off and the power cable is removed.
  • Insert the USB stick into the USB2 port of the Green BCM box.
  • Plugin the power cable.
  • The LED starts blinking at 1 Hz.
  • After 1–2 minutes the LED lights up permanently.
  • Pull out the power cable and remove the USB stick.
  • After 30 seconds plugin the power cable again.
  • 1 minute later the system is ready to be accessed on http://gbcmc–SerialNumber when connected via the client network interface to a DHCP managed network. Fallback is http://172.29.1.1 via the wall interface of the Green BCM box

See release note for more details
Release notes
The Barco Video WallConnect application lets users create, configure, control and monitor Barco's video walls in an intuitive way.
The Web–App is easy to use and doesn’t require any installation.
It is a one stop shop to manage the entire video wall and offers a full set of features:
  • Easy and worry free video wall installation
  • Product activation that will kick–start warranty
  • Enabling perfect image across the wall over time with "Sense X" – that enables continuous and automatic color and brightness adjustment
  • Monitor video wall’s health status
  • And much more …

First release of Barco WallConnect.
This version is only compatible with LVD5521B.
And LVD5521B is only compatible with Barco WallConnect.

Unfortunately the Green BCM Box delivered with your system does not contain Barco WallConnect yet. This will change in the future.

Here is how to upgrade your Green BCM Box:
  • Unzip this download and copy the folder structure from the R3306365_00_Flash folder onto an empty FAT32-formatted USB stick.
  • Make sure the Green BCM box is switched off and the power cable is removed.
  • Insert the USB stick into the USB2 port of the Green BCM box.
  • Plugin the power cable.
  • The LED starts blinking at 1 Hz.
  • After 1–2 minutes the LED lights up permanently.
  • Pull out the power cable and remove the USB stick.
  • After 30 seconds plugin the power cable again.
  • 1 minute later the system is ready to be accessed on http://gbcmc–SerialNumber when connected via the client network interface to a DHCP managed network. Fallback is http://172.29.1.1 via the wall interface of the Green BCM box

See release note for more details

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