How do I put my device in recovery mode ?
When nothing is working anymore, you should revert to "recovery mode". That will install the initial firmware as shipped with the device.
Here are the steps:
Press and hold the main button
Press and release the reset button (you should use a paperclip to push that button through a small hole at the side of the device, next to the SD Card slot)
Wait a few seconds (min. 3)
Release the main button
Start the crowdbeamer with the main button as you normally
This should put the
device into recovery mode
Is it possible to customize the crowdbeamer device to communicate my brand?
Yes, any crowdbeamer device can easily be customized to achieve just that. Customization examples include · setting a custom name (SSID) for your device, · changing its standby image to include your corporate logo, · changing its ...
Crowdbeamer Configurator (admin interface) is not accessible when crowdbeamer device is attached to UTP network
This may be caused by a collision in the wireless and Ethernet IP ranges. By default, a crowdbeamer device uses the range 192.168.0.1-192.168.3.254 for the wireless network, which includes 192.168.1.x (which is sometimes used on LAN configurations). ...
Can I downgrade the firmware of my crowdbeamer device ?
While downgrading is not supported officially, it should work. If there are problems after a downgrade, a system reset (using the reset button on the web interface) should solve them.
Can I connect the crowdbeamer device to my laptop ?
Yes (assuming that your laptop has a video output). You can actually simply plug crowdbeamer into any device with a VGA or HDMI port. While that definitely includes your laptop, you can also use crowdbeamer with many other devices, such as ...
Is it possible to remotely power on/off a crowdbeamer device?
While a crowdbeamer device cannot be remotely powered on/off directly, an interesting alternative is available as from firmware 2017.08.01. Via the administration web interface, you can configure your device: to auto-switch to sleep mode (low power ...