Breeze Kiosk - Release History

13 February 2017: v1.4.2

  • Maintenance release which fixes a problem with a blank image being displayed in the slideshow when a JPEG follows an animated GIF
  • FBUploader.exe updated following Windows updates that caused the previous user to remain logged in to Facebook

10 January 2017: v1.4.1

  • Added the option to ask for the user's email address before printing
  • Improved the slideshow transitions for animated GIFs
  • Fixed a problem with the option to choose which file types are displayed
  • Fixed a problem with images not being deleted when using the scan subfolders option

1 December 2016: v1.4

  • Added the option to scan subfolders for images
  • Added the option to choose which file types are displayed
  • Added the ability to post animated GIFs on Facebook
  • Added the option to use "printer-friendly" images stored in the prints subfolder for printing and the displayed images for sharing
  • Fixed a problem with touchscreen operation when running on second display
  • Fixed a problem with new images replacing the image being viewed full screen when using grid mode
  • Fixed a problem resending emails and texts containing MP4 video files when using offline mode

5 July 2016: v1.3

  • Added new grid layout display option which displays a grid of thumbnails and a full screen preview with icons for printing etc. when the user selects a thumbnail
  • Added support for MP4 movie files
  • Added privacy mode where images are only displayed if the user enters the correct code
  • Added a payment mode when printing
  • Added the option to automatically select and display new files when they are added to the folder being monitored
  • Added stable time setting for more reliable operation when accessing images across a network when the computer clocks are not synchronized
  • Max percentage scaling option added to allow small photos or videos to be enlarged when they are displayed

15 December 2015: v1.2.1

  • Added keyboard shortcuts and information on how to run a kiosk without a touchscreen
  • Fixed a problem with image attachments not displaying in emails sent to Outlook.com
  • Replaced %1, %2, %3, %4, %5, %6 tokens with {yearNow}, {monthNow}, {dayNow}, {yearLess8h}, {monthLess8h}, {dayLess8h} to avoid problems with unwanted substitutions in emails and texts
  • Fixed a typo in the default text for HTML emails: correcting <image src="{image}"> to <img src="{image}">

2 December 2015: v1.2

  • Added support for animated GIFs
  • Added Twitter upload option
  • Added MMS and SMS texting via Twilio complete with offline option and the ability to send the messages later
  • Added option to send emails and post to Facebook using a URL instead of attaching the image
  • Added the ability to allow users to choose the number of copies to print
  • Photos are now removed from display if they are deleted from the folder being monitored

28 August 2015: v1.1

  • SMS text option (using email to SMS services)
  • Slideshow now has the option to display title pages and adverts
  • Thumbnail and slideshow images can now be cropped independently of the main images
  • Settings can now be saved to and loaded from file
  • Added the option to limit the number of prints
  • Added offline mode for emails
  • Added the option to show the mouse cursor to allow mouse operation without a touchscreen
  • Added the option to display the most recent images first

29 January 2015: v1.0

  • First public release