The Expert Software 4.0 must be used in conjunction with HomeServer 4 / FacilityServer.
Expert Software 4.0
Combining of Expert versions 2.8 and 2.10 to form a common version
Combine selection of devices under Project settings.
HS Monitor available under Tools.
BCU with VendorID: 0x135E and ProductID: 0x0025 added.
Browser plug-in: Memory problem eliminated.
Camera plug-in: Camera instance is only active with visibility.
DCS plug-in: Visibility also on the first tab of the quadrant.
Graph plug-in: New calculation for permanently specified limits of the Y-axis (upper limit of 100 possible).
Adjustment to HomeServer 4: New Linux-Kernel 2.6 for HomeServer 2/HomeServer 3.
Iso for HS2.NET eliminated. This generation of devices cannot be supported any longer.
New SDK template introduced
New functionalities for the menu tiles:
New symbols available for menu tiles.
Integration of the main menu symbols 5-100 in the standard scope.
Calling of building structure as flat or structured list (increased layout clarity when navigating through the building).
Jump in building section as flat or structured list (increased layout clarity when navigating through the building).
Hiding of building sections or rooms from the building structure. As a result, these functions are only possible by directly jumping in via a main menu tile.
Display type: LED ON/OFF with 6 different colours.
Display type: Multi-colour LED with six different colours controlled via value.
Display type: Counter field with three digits.
Display type: PIN protection. Action will only be carried out with correct PIN.
Design 0 for Android app introduced.
New plug-ins for:
RSS feed: Calling with embedded images (RSS Feedreader 2.0). Web call on pages possible.
E-mail: E-mail is no longer displayed via a popup, but instead in the quadrant (improved legibility). Display of html mails possible.
Weather: International weather. Display in colour or black-and-white. 3-day view and daily view divided into Morning, Afternoon and Evening. Registration of the service in HomeServer portal necessary (http://www.homeserver.gira.com).
Plug-in value display - QuadConfig: Communication objects can only be assigned with Drag&Drop.
Up until now, (static) templates used moved to "Old" folder. These are not supported by Android.
New templates (dynamic, after new SDK v2.1) created.
General information: Button labelling, colours, units configurable. Button labelling will be adopted in the choice of selections of the time clock
New templates: Dimmer plus, Switching with PIN query, Switching with block function/Automatic, Switching with counter, Switching with forced entry, Switching plus, Window/Door plus, Heating plus (setpoint value specification), Heating plus (operating mode switching), Sensor with limit, Shutters/Awnings/Roof window, PIN, Audio volume, HS scene, Light scene auxiliary unit, Sequence plus, Blind with slat adjustment, Value entry plus, Text display plus
New symbols available for configuration (and creation) of templates.
Pressing button longer and Repeat function is supported by templates.
Conversion of static to dynamic templates introduced.
Option of converting templates individually introduced.
Option of converting all templates used in project introduced.
Output of results of template conversion introduced.
Control of visibility of templates with KO object (query function).
Control of time clock via external KO object.
Version info on system page: Display of the QC version and the plug-ins and templates used with version number.
Import function prevents the importing of templates, plug-ins and menu symbols with the same version number (changes to templates, plug-ins and menu symbols must be assigned a new version number).
Deleting of imported templates, plug-ins and menu symbols is supported.
Portal has been completely revised
DynDNS service is available (integration of, for example, AVM Fritzbox possible)