There are new Beta versions of BrightSign firmware and BrightAuthor software available on the Software Downloads page. The firmware download section is located below the BrightAuthor download section; scroll further down the page to find everything you need.
The following is a short summary of each update. For a more comprehensive list of new features, improvements, and bug fixes, please view the release notes, which are located on the Software Downloads page and contained in each .zip download file.
Firmware Version 4.8.88 (Beta)
This firmware update is intended for the following BrightSign models: XD230, XD1030, XD1230, HD120, HD220, HD1020. Note that the update files for XD and HD players are different. Make sure to use the download link that corresponds to your player model.
Both XD and HD updates feature support for enhanced scrolling tickers, video and audio seeking, video fading, and Universal Plug and Play (UPnP). The XD update features streaming server support and true video rotation. Note that these features are not yet available through BrightAuthor, and must be accessed through custom scripts. We will release a 4.8 BrightScript Object Reference Manual that includes relevant API calls soon.
BrightAuthor Version 188.8.131.52 (Beta)
Minimum Player Firmware Required: 4.7.122 (HD120, HD220, HD1020, XD230, XD1030, XD1230) / 3.11.11 (HD110, HD210(w), HD410, HD810, HD1010(w))
This version of BrightAuthor includes a new USB firmware update feature, as well as support for the 1920x1200 video mode (for XD players running firmware version 4.8.88). It also includes fixes for Zone Message commands/events and BrightWall presentations that play stretched Live Video, Video Stream, or RF In content.