xLobby V3 – 3.0.10036.43
– 0000331: [installation] XL Will Not Run on Server 2003 Standard (stevenhanna6) – resolved.
– 0000787: [generic] 5 min temp writer, keeps local drives awake (stevenhanna6) – resolved.
– 0000784: [plugin] dvdcopy timeout error function added (stevenhanna6) – resolved.
– 0000783: [plugin] full disc dvd for bluray machines wont copy (stevenhanna6) – resolved.
– 0000776: [plugin] XWether Does not display “State” or Country” – only displays “City” now. (stevenhanna6) – resolved.
– 0000750: [content playback] current zone audio volume control, like master volume but for the current audio zone (stevenhanna6) – resolved.
– 0000796: [services] russound new commands, “current state” “save” and “restore” (stevenhanna6) – resolved.
– 0000795: [generic] new commands “os->email enable”, “os->email disable”, new variable %xlobby>emailenabled% (stevenhanna6) – resolved.
– 0000794: [skin editor] “alphabetize”: Toolbox/Styles/”Font Resources” (stevenhanna6) – resolved.
– 0000793: [triggers] new “Http Post” trigger added (stevenhanna6) – resolved.
– 0000792: [setup] “email” area added under setup to configure outgoing mail server (stevenhanna6) – resolved.
– 0000791: [generic] new “os->email send” command added (stevenhanna6) – resolved.
– 0000788: [generic] Covers won’t update with “F2 DB Editor”, but will with “spider save events”. (stevenhanna6) – resolved.
– 0000107: [generic] screens sort by last edited date (stevenhanna6) – resolved.
– 0000786: [skin editor] scroll bar missing on style manager (stevenhanna6) – resolved.
– 0000785: [generic] when joining playlists the playlist name is changed to the last add playlist (stevenhanna6) – resolved.
– 0000797: [generic] allow mantis users the ability to collaborate on existing user manual (top of mantis page) (stevenhanna6) – resolved.


User Manual


 Draft 0.02

Work in progress

The xLobby V3 Manual is finally taking shape and is accessable from the mantis section of the xLobby website, we are using Google docs to provide colaboration of the file. We have decided to open access to the file for those users that have access to Mantis you have supported the xLobby platform for so long, your help and contributions are very much appreciated. If you participate in the User Manual, please add your name to the list of User Manual Contributors at the top area of the google docs page so we can keep track of everyone who edits the document.

mantis with new google docs

New features:

1. Under Alt+F2, there is a new tab labeled E-Mail for setting up the xLobby E-Mail profiles for connecting to E-Mail servers and accounts like Yahoo, MSN, Gmail, etc. .

2. E-Mail event under Event Editor, Command Group\Commands (Email send),  Subject + Body information to be sent to the E-Mail server, located under Alt+F2 in xLobbys setup menu.

3. A new HTTP Port Trigger for receiving commands from IP based devices like the WACI, Global Cache, Etc. .

xLobby E-Mail Server Alt+f2

xLobby Screenshot: Alt+F2, E-Mail Setup Tab

xLobby E-Mail Event

xLobby Screenshot: Event Editor, E-Mail Event

xLobby HTTP Trigger

xLobby Screenshot: HTTP Post Trigger

xLobby Screen Sort

xLobby Screenshot of the Screen Selection menu. A new feature was added so you can sort screens alphabetically (abc) or by (date) the edit date.


This News post is subject to change.


Wes Black