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Doxie

Doorbell for computers

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Hi,

Everyday we have alot of users visiting us at the office, and everyday we argue who should go and open the door.

I plan to use one of our touchscreens next to the door, where the users get the option to click on our names.

And it will then send somekind of netmessage to that persons computer "Someone at the door".

Maybe even play a little sound on that persons computer.

Is this something that has been done before, i have tried to search the forum, but its hard to find anything.

Anyone got an idea how it could be done, which functions should i use etc?

Thanks in advance

Marcus


Were ever i lay my script is my home...

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The low-tech solution would be an array of wireless doorbells!

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William

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Nice low-tech option, but if is Doxie is working in Burj Khalifa then that is a lot of door bells :unsure:

I would suggest looking at UDP Functions & brushing up on multicasting, you can find great Examples in the Forum. I also might have a go this weekend :>


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