Video Mill is a media manager and player for video, audio and static images on any computer connected digital display. Video Mill allows you to play multiple videos simultaneously each on its own separate display. The display can range in size from a laptop screen or television screen up to a movie theater screen or highway billboard. It's designed for performance venues such as large screen movie projection at theaters or as video backdrops for concerts, amusement attractions, and museum displays. At smaller venues with a digital TV, it can provide a striking visual dimension for mobile solo performers such as magicians and public speakers or as an in-store advertising and promotion kiosk. An Automation Manager allows you to create automation Scripts to Load, Play and control multiple Media Screens. The Scheduler (date/time scheduler) provides a convenient way to schedule automation Scripts to run or to Load and Start individual Media Screens. Video Jockeys (VJs) can cross-fade one video into the next. You can continue to work on other computer applications on the same laptop while the video plays. It supports most popular video formats including 720/1080HD and higher (HD High Definition), audio formats, and common image formats. Play videos residing on your computer, network or Internet hosted videos and live streams. Each Media Screen can be re-sized to stretch or shrink the video and positioned as desired to fit display device dimensions. Overlay playing video with informational signage (marquees) including a count-down timer or time of day clock. 20+ Video Filters can be applied to adjust video color, lightness, darkness and achieve stunning video effects. Green Screen (or Blue Screen) capability is now available by using the new Chroma Key Filter. Offers a touch screen enable interface. Or operate by handheld wireless remote control device.
What is new in this release:
This release provides significant new functionality in visual presentation of Text Screens including text and screen background filled with 2 or 3 color gradients, outlined text, softer drop shadow with opacity, and more.
What is new in version 2.31:
- Enhanced support for operation by hand held remote controller devices. - Miscellaneous new features.
What is new in version 2.30:
- Media Item's Background Video now syncs with the Play position scrubber bar and the Go-To buttons. - A few miscellaneous user interface enhancements.
What is new in version 2.29:
New feature - Adhoc Audio provides a quick and simple utility to play frequently used sound effects, common announcements, theme music. New feature - Marquee Numeric Counter - The counter displays simple numbers. Example "Items remaining: 25". Two miscellaneous bug fixes.
What is new in version 2.27:
- Improved support for Text Screens. - Miscellaneous user interface enhancements.
What is new in version 2.24:
New Virtual Displays feature provides MediaList portability from venue to venue. It allows you to create Virtual Displays that map to physical displays.
What is new in version 2.20:
Version 2.20: Three new automation script commands were added. "Unload All Screens"; "Halt All Scripts"; and "Wait On Script".
What is new in version 2.19:
Version 2.19: You can now use multiple templates simultaneously when are driving multiple displays or multiple videos (or image slide shows) on the same display. New Text Screen > Text Background Mask added.
What is new in version 2.18:
- Now supports image transparency.
- Text Screen has a new transparent background style.
- New actions for remote control devices.
- Miscellaneous bug fixes.
What is new in version 2.14:
- Improvements to the Marquee feature including a new Global Marquee that can be applied to all Media Screens. - Miscellaneous enhancements.
What is new in version 2.13:
Version 2.13: Play Position Time Readout Enhanced - Toggle playback time readout between Current Playback Time Position or Time Remaining. Media Information acquired - A new acquisition method is now used which is much faster. This will be especially noticeable when adding a large number of media files.
What is new in version 2.12:
Version 2.12: Automator can now operate in two modes. As a Media player playing sequential videos automatically; Or in slide presentation mode (like PowerPoint). Wireless Remote Controller Operation. The Automator is now enabled to operate via PC Remote Control devices. Tablet and Touch Screen Operation. The Automator is now enabled for Touch Screens. Scheduler now offers Date as well as Time Of Day selection filter.
What is new in version 2.11:
Version 2.11: Text Screen added. It is a special type of Media Screen that displays multiple lines of text from any standard Text file. It provides a quick method to compose an audience message and present it on a visually interesting screen with minimal effort. Automator is enhanced with Step Advance buttons for Previous Step, Replay Step and Jump To Step(x).
What is new in version 2.10:
Version 2.10: New feature - Three Tone Colorize Method added to Color Tone filter. Enhancement - Audio Muted Indicator added to the Volume control panel. Bug fix - Video resize was not correct on screen reload in certain cases.
Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0/4.5 Client Profile; Windows Media Player 11, 12 or later
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