Version 9.0 (21 May 2016 released)
- added support on Windows 10.
- fixed Microsoft Camera frame rate issue when save to avi file on windows 10.
- updated Snapshot, SnapShotJPEG methods's memory issue.
- added checking the range of supported frame rates when set FrameRate property.
- added Mp4AspectRatio property, allow enable or disable aspect ratio when output MP4 video.
- added VB.NET 2015 , C# 2015 samples.
Version 8.5 (13 December 2015 released)
- added new Virtual Screen Capture plugin, it support Screen Capture with highlight color , left click effect, right click effect, custom cursor file and support capture full screen or part of screen and support multi-monitor screen capture.
- fixed DeviceChange event will fired two times on some web cam.
- fixed if no any USB webcam connected and run your application. Then plug the USB WebCam, RefreshVideoDevice method cannot refresh the new WebCam issue.
- fixed save to AVI file first, then cannot save to WMV video issue.
- added VirtualScreenCursorFile, VirtualScreenShowSystemCursor, VirtualScreenRightClickColor, VirtualScreenLeftClickColor, VirtualScreenHighlightColor, VirtualScreenCaptureFullScreen methods.
- updated VB6, VB.NET 2010 VirtualScreen samples.
Version 8.0 (18 August 2015 released)
- rewrite MP4 Encoder plugin, now it can real time capturing to HD MP4 video on any windows OS. Fixed audio sync issue. Custom define MP4 resolution, Video/Audio Bitrate, Audio Sample rate, Audio Channels.
- added support add metadata when output MP4 video.
- added Mp4Album,Mp4Width,Mp4Height, Mp4FrameRate, Mp4Audiochannel,Mp4Author,Mp4Comment, Mp4Copyright, Mp4Title properties.
- updated VC , VB.Net 2010, C# 2010, VB6 samples.
Version 7.7 (3 May 2015 released)
- fixed crash issue in Visual Foxpro IDE.
- fixed properties are not displaying in design mode issue.
Version 7.6 (9 February 2015 released)
- fixed cannot use Zoom, Focus, Pan, Exposure, Tilt, Roll, Iris camera control features.
- added allow set Auto property of all camera control features . e,g, Zoom, Focus, Pan, Exposure, Tilt, Roll, Iris, BacklightCompensation, Brightness, Contrast, Saturation.
- fixed Auto property return not correct value of all camera control features . e,g, Zoom, Focus, Pan, Exposure, Tilt, Roll, Iris, BacklightCompensation, Brightness, Contrast, Saturation.
- updated VB6, VC camera control samples.
Version 7.5 (30 December 2014 released)
- added MP4 Encoder plugin that support capture to H264 MP4 video (need purchased MP4 encoder plugin)
- fixed VideoFx preview issue when using on capture card.
- added UseMP4EncoderPlugin, Mp4AudioSamplerate, Mp4Audiobitrate, Mp4H264Profile, Mp4VideoBitMode, Mp4Videobitrate properties.
- added Capture to MP4 vb6, c#2010, vb.net 2010 vc samples.
Version 7.0 (24 August 2014 released)
- added Face Detection Fx plugin. It allow custom threshold for face detection and capture the detected face to JPEG file. (need purchased our Face Detection Fx Plugin).
- fixed access IP camera issue.
- added Sample Grabber to PictureBox, Bitmap handle features.
- added CustomVideoCard property. If VideoCap cannot preview your video device. You may try Set the custom video card =true, it may let videocap support more video devices. e.g. h830 AverMedia USB TV card model
- added allow set the capture area and video format when using Virtual Screen Capture. You may dynamic change the virtual screen capture area.
- added SampleBuffer2HBITMAP, SampleBuffer2Picture, VirtualScreenCaptureArea, VirtualScreenVideoFormat,
DeleteImageHandle, DeleteSampleBufferPicture methods.
- added EffectFaceTrackBoxColor, EffectFaceCaptureFileName, EffectFaceCaptureToFile, EffectFaceCaptureFaceOnly,
EffectFaceTrackBoxStyle, EffectFaceShowBackProjection, EffectFaceTemplateFile, EffectFaceThreshold methods.
- added FaceDetected event
- added Picture in Picture effect support 4 cams in same time.
- added SampleBuffer2 event.
- updated vb6, vb.net 2010 , c#2010 Sample Grabber samples. You may use sample grabber in .net now.
- added vb6, vb.net 2010 4 Cams Picture in Picture effect samples.
- added vb6, vb.net 2010 virtual screen samples.
- added vb6, vc , vb.net 2010 face detection samples.
Version 6.5 (23 August 2013 released)
- added Virtual Screen Capture plugin.
- added UseOverlayInPlugin property, it Allow use Overlay Text, Overlay Image, Rotate, InvertColor, GrayScale, Hue, Lightness effect when using Video Fx, Video Painter, Motion Detection, Video Frame plugin in same time.
- fixed crash issue on some comptuer when using Video Fx and Motion Detection.
- fixed cannot preview some Hauppauge WinTV capture card, e.g. WinTV-HVR-1600.
Version 6.2 (14 December 2012 released)
- fixed crash issue in Visual Studio's design time environment. 100% will not crash on
Visual Studio 's design time environment now.
- improved some computer cannot use VMR9 renderer issue. Now it can preview the video without need VMR9 Renderer. (except Motion Detection, Video Fx features)
- support on Window 8.
Version 6.1 (11 July 2012 released)
- updated crash issue in vb.net, c#, more stable on .net now.
- updated vb.net 2010 samples.
- fixed crash issue when connect IP camera in some computer.
Version 6.0 (28 April 2012 released)
- added Motion Detection, Video Painter, Video Fx, Video Frame plugin.
- added Hue and Lightness effects.
- improved the activex, now run on vb.net, c# more stable.
- remove useOverlay property, you should use EffectType property now.
- fixed press ESC button cannot close full screen mode in vb.net or c# form.
- added GetAudioCompressorCount, GetAudioCompressorName,GetAudioDeviceCount, GetAudioDeviceName, GetAudioInputPinCount, GetAudioInputPinName, GetDeviceCount, GetDeviceName, GetVideoCompressorCount,
GetVideoCompressorName, GetVideoFormatCount, GetVideoFormatName, GetVideoInputCount, GetVideoInputName, GetWMVProfileCount, GetWMVProfileName methods.
- added EffectFxType, EffectMotionSensitivity,EffectPainterDrawingColor, EffectPainterDrawingType, EffectPainterPenSize, EffectType, EffectVideoFrame properties.
- added ChangeHue, ChangeLightness, EffectMotionSetDetectedRect, EffectPainterClear,EffectPainterZoom methods.
- added MotionDetected events
- added vb6, vb.net 2010, vc samples.
- updated all samples.
Version 5.1 (8 December 2011 released)
- added digital signed for ocx and exectuable of installer files.
- fixed c#2010 and vb.net 2010 samples cannot run on 64 bit OS issue.
Version 5.0 (2 May 2011 released)
- fixed two same model of video device installed on system. if create two instance of activex , access different video device for each instance of activex, only one instance of activex can preview issue.
- added allow unload or close the video device.
- added allow add picture in picture effect, video capture device mixing image file or mixing two video capture devices.
- added allow apply moving effect, zoom in, zoom out effect at specific time on specific picture when using picture in picture effect.
- fixed display pure function call issued when using on .net.
- added c# 2010, vb.net 2010 samples.
- updated all samples.
- added unload method.
- added PIPChangePos, PIPAddImage, PIPAddVideoDevice, PIPInitDisplayArea, PIPAddPIPEffect, PIPStart, PIPStop methods.
Version 4.5 (9 June 2010 released)
- added grayscale effect.
- improved center the video if rotate 90 or 270 degree.
- added dual display feature, the video will display full screen on monitor 2.
- added allow hide or show full screen on monitor 2.
- added allow return RGB Buffer if set SampleBufferMode property to 3. Now you may read the RGB value of each pixel easily.
- fixed IP cam issue for StartDot NetCam SC IP camera.
- added GetSampleBufferRGB method.
- added ShowDualScreen method.
- added GrayScale method.
- added UseDualDisplay property.
- updated the samples.
Version 4.0 (5 July 2009 released)
- redesigned access IP camera engine, it support almost all IP camera that support MJPEG stream.
- support password protected IP camera.
- support capture the video to AVI file from IP camera.
- support snapshot the video from IP camera.
- added ReleasePictureBox method.
- updated StartIPCamera method.
- removed EnableIPCamera, IPCameraFile, IPCameraFileSeqNo CaptureIPCameraFile properties.
Version 3.5 (19 May 2009 released)
- improved the sync issue when output avi, wmv file.
- added select different sync mode.
- added allow custom define video format(resolution)
- improved show full screen mode and allow using keyboard key or mouse button to close the full screen.
- updated ShowVideoCapturePropertyPage, ShowVideoFormatPropertyPage, ShowAudioCapturePropertyPage, ShowCrossbarPropertyPage methods. it can set the window handle of parent window.
- added allow drawimage from HBITMAP handle.
- added SyncMode, SyncStreamOffset properties
- added UseOverlay, ClearFullScreenKey, ClearFullScreenMouseButton, ClearFullScreenType, CustomVideoColorFormat, CustomVideoHeight, CustomVideoWidth, ReceivedFullScreenHWnd properties.
- added DeleteImageHandle, DrawImageHandle methods.
- added CustomVideoFormatError, FullScreenKeyDown, FullScreenKeyup events.
Version 3.1 (20 April 2008 released)
- added draw multi images and texts on video in same time.
- added Rotate, Invert video.
- added Capture Video stream From IP Camerea.
- added Frame grabber to memory or clipboard.
- added Detecting insert or remove USB device.
- added Support FM Radio, AM Radio, Digital Satellite Service TV Tuner.
- added full screen display.
- fixed refresh video, audio device issue in.Net.
- added DrawImage method that support overlay bitmap.
- added restore audio pin when the control destory.
- modified DrawText method that provide over 50 different text styles.
- fixed snapshot can capture the text.