Supported analog TV Tuner cards:
Card: AVerMedia AVerTV Bravo Hybrid PCI-E
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Card: PixelView PlayTV Cinema A2200 Analogue
Device: PV-A416P Analogue, Interface: PCI
Supported in Scala 5: S-video, Composite, Analog Tuner
Not supported in Scala 5: FM Radio
Note: Europe only (best … Read More »
Using copper cable it would appear that the limits are approximately 1600×1200@60Hz to one meter and 1024×768@60Hz to 9 meters with appropriate signal strength from the graphics adapter. [repeater may be required for longer lengths and there are “Fiber-Optic/electrical-to-light-to-electrical cables … Read More »
It’s unfortunate that we have to have such a list, but we’ve done quite a lot of testing with various configurations and can save you a lot of time if you were thinking of choosing one of these.
Please note that … Read More »
Can you give me an example of a hardware configuration for running a broadcast digital signage network?
Scalable Example Configuration for Broadcast Corporate Communications
A large mid-western manufacturing firm needed a system to broadcast corporate information to over 300 factories nationwide with an architecture that can scale up to cover all corporate communications needs worldwide, both internal and … Read More »
1997 IC Player Configuration: The Lenfest Cable Television Solution Example
Lenfest, the eighth largest cable “multiple system operator” (MSO) in the United States, through its Suburban Cable TV subsidiaries, was in need of a “Cable Photo Classified” solution in the Philadelphia … Read More »
Vine Micro & TV One Multimedia
Genlock and Scan Converters: Vine Micros (UK) & TV One Multimedia (US distributor) makers of a line of Genlocks and Scan Converters. We can recommend the Vine MultiGen Pro (also known as DeltaScan Pro GL) … Read More »
Uninterruptible Power Supplies (UPS)
APC series of products with the PowerShute software.
UPS (Uninterruptible Power Supply) with RS232 control: Required on all Scala IC3 systems. We can recommend APC series of products with the PowerShute software and cable.
Rack-mount ATX Factor Case.
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Scala 5 is supported on the following Windows Platforms:
All Scala 5 products will be supported Windows 7 32 bit with Release 5.1. Windows 7 64 bit is targeted to be supported sometime shortly after Release 5.1.
Scala Designer 5 and … Read More »
What general Windows utilities are available to improve system stability and ease Player deployment?
Short answer: Disable services, remove software, drivers, icons, & fonts not absolutely needed for the computer to function in the environment in which it is placed.
Helpful tips for either OS
We can recommend the use of a disk duplicating tool when … Read More »
Supported Windows platforms for Scala 5
Windows 7 (32 bit):
Starting with Release 5.1 Scala Designer 5, Content Manager 5, and Player 5 are now supported on Windows 7 (32 bit) version. Home Premium, Professional, and Ultimate platforms are supported.
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