Frame Grab feature added to the RTx app
New in v184.108.40.206 is a frame grabbing feature which can save in BMP,GIF, JPG or PNG image formats. The Frame Grab Settings dialog lets you choose the format, how the file name is constructed – including an editable base name, date & time – and the path to which the images will be saved. Frames […]
Work-in-Progress “Proc Amp” feature for the RTx utility
Version 220.127.116.11 of RTx includes a hidden new feature currently being worked on, which users are welcome to try (it’s on the Downloads page now). Please send feedback either here or via the Facebook group. You can see how to access and use the Proc Amp in this YouTube video.
NDI® Tone Generator
As a little “stocking filler” for Christmas 2021, I’m releasing the very first NDI utility that I originally created, in April 2016, albeit with a small number of modifications since then. I use it internally for testing purposes, for troubleshooting NDI audio issues that involve signal levels or multi-channel audio, or just when I want […]
October 2021 refresh versions
All the ZEN NDI apps have been recompiled in Oct-2021 using the NDI® v5.03 SDK, in some cases with other fixes & updates, and are available on the Downloads page. As to what difference using NDI 5 will make, I really don’t know, since I haven’t changed anything significant in the source code, just recompiled […]
What’s new in v1.4 of the NDI Router
There are three main new features in v1.4 of the ZEN NDI Router, multiple instances, clearing outputs and editing NDI output names. 1) Multiple instances allows several copies of the router to be run simultaneously on the same PC, potentially extending the numbers of NDI sources and routed outputs which can be switched. Each instance […]
Saving the config/settings for the Image Viewer
A new feature in the Drag-&-Drop Image Viewer in v1.1.x onwards – the current config/settings can be saved and loaded at start-up, using several options in the system menu. When “Use Last” is enabled, the various settings (eg Resolution, Framerate, Background, Cut/fade, etc) will be saved on exit to the “last.ziv” file. This file will […]
New Layout Modes
The NDI Dual FalseColour Monitor app has a new dialog in v18.104.22.168 for selecting layout modes, and a new mode (the A+A mode above). Available via the window’s system menu, “Layout Modes” opens a dialog box showing three layout mode options, (a) A+B – 2 inputs, each with single displays, (b) A+A – 1 input […]
It will take a while before this site is fully built to act as a home for the ZEN NDI Software utilities, starting with a simple Downloads section and then expanding to include documentation and videos, plus other NDI related items.