Using “Devices” in WebCentre

WebCentre now has a “Devices” page. What’s it do? The “Devices” page allows you so build a database of named Devices that you’re controlling from Web Panels. Currently only a few types of devices are supported RouteMaster, for...

Scripting for Helm Web Panels

While the process of building web panels with Helm Designer is almost identical to that for ‘native’ Helm Panels, the language used for scripting has changed. Native (PC-based) panels can use the ‘classic’ Helm script language, or Lua. When...

Enabling CORS support on Elemental Live

AWS Elemental Live’s REST API can be accessed directly from Javascript running in the browser, but if authentication is enabled on the Elemental Live you’ll hit problems due to Cross-Origin Resource Sharing (CORS) restrictions. Elemental Live (as of V2.13)...

Creating a Facebook “App” for Helm Web Panels

Each application that uses the Facebook API to perform actions like posting to pages and creating Live video streams needs to be registered with Facebook via it’s Developer site. In Facebook terms, an “application” means a specific HTTP server...

Managing Facebook App users

When you create a Facebook App for use with Rascular WebCentre, the App won’t be reviewed by Facebook. This means that any users of the WebCentre who use Webpanels connecting to Facebook must be added as “Testers” of the application using the...