Remote TCP Server
Introduces the X-10 TCP Remote Server, rX10 Desktop PC Remote Client
and the rX10 Pocket
PC Remote Client
to the New Pro Edition
The Pocket PC Client
This handy server utility allows you to control
all your home automation devices (X-10 & X-10 Compatible) with a simple
mouse-click. This X-10 Remote Server will sit on a computer that
is connected to your X-10 CM-11a Computer Interface. You can turn
any device on / off, dim / brighten lights, turn all lights on, all units
off, change housecodes, change comports, etc. all from within this little
Now, imagine doing all of this remotely. Imagine using your Pocket
PC as a remote control that sends and receives X-10 data wirelessly.
Even better how about a Remote Desktop Client for your PC too. If
you are running a home network, it's easy to control all X-10 modules
from any computer attached to your network by using the PC Client.
All three of these versions are included in the retail version!
- Execute commands from your Pocket PC Client or your Desktop Client:
- Remotely Shutdown the computer system that your X-10 Remote TCP
server is running on.
- Remotely Abort the system Shutdown
- Remotely Shutdown / Close the X-10 Remote TCP server program
- ADDED BONUS!
Now the Pocket PC Client incorporates Zap
Power-Off, so you can either exit / close the program
or Turn Off your device, all from the Menu. Saving wear-and-tear
on your Power Button.
- Updated Pocket PC and Desktop Client interfaces
- Cleaned up logging display, made commands easier to read and understand
- Bug fixes
Key features of the X-10 Remote Server:
- Small application: The
server application will sit in your Desktop PC tray and send and receive
remote commands from your Pocket PC, other Desktop PC(s), and right
from the server application.
- Easy to Use: If
you know how to tap a screen, use a mouse and left or right click, you
have already mastered this application.
- Convenient: Tired
of searching the house for your RF X-10 Remotes? Wish you could
control your CM11a interface from ANY computer, NOT just the computer
that has the CM11a attached to it? Want to control your home with
your Pocket PC using wireless?
- Powerful: This
application accepts unlimited connections from multiple sources, PCs,
Pocket PCs, etc. This application works via TCP, so if you already
have a home network running, either wirelessly or wired, you are set
to remotely control your home.
What you will need:
- X10 Activehome Computer Interface CM-11A or
compatible (ex. from here: http://www.smarthome.com/1140.html)
that is connected to a Desktop PC / Laptop PC with an open com / serial
port to connect the CM11A.
- The Free X-10 Remote TCP Server - included
in the retail and the trial versions. This Server runs on Windows
ME, 2000, XP, and higher) Operating Systems.
- The rX10 Desktop PC Remote Client -
included in the retail version (for controlling your devices from
a PC). This
PC Client runs on Windows (95,98, ME, 2000, XP, and higher) Operating
- rX10 Pocket PC Remote Client - included
in the retail version. This PPC Client runs on Pocket PC 2000, 2002
and Windows Mobile 2003 devices.
- A Pocket PC wireless adapter or ActiveSync
if you want to control the Server from your Pocket PC.
Looking for a more Powerful
Server, take a look at the Pro Edition
Supported Computer Interface
Please download the trial version to make sure it works with your
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