Customize the UI (Professional license only)

You can customize the UI design for aeroTAP touchless interface. The following UI design can be adjusted.


Modify Guidance Image

You can choose to show/hide the guidance image in the Welcome tab. This image is shown on the screen when there is no "palm operation". When you start operating, it will automatically disappear. It will also disappear when the operator moves away from the camera (only when the distance filter is valid).

The guidance image can be used as an explanation of the operation or the product.
The guidance image will appear/disappear according to the following condition.

Camera detection Guidance image
No one in front of the camera for more than 10seconds
Not displayed
A person detected displayed
Start operation (virtual cursor is displayed) Not displayed
Stop operation (virtual cursor is not displayed) displayed
       

How to install

Prepare a image file SplashGuide.bmp (24bit bmp format of any size) in the same folder as aeroTAP.exe.

The original file is SplashGuide.zip.

Notes for creating a file: White (255,255,255) color will be transparent. Please use RGB (254,254,254) when using the color white.

For more information about settings to show/hide guidance image and to change the display style, see Tutorial: Utilize the display of Guidance image.

How to customize the duration of guidance image display after operation ends

For more information about the duration of guidance image display after operation ends, see Other Customization: Duration of guidance image display after operation ends.


Modify the virtual cursor design

UI design uses the external resource DLL for aeroTAP. Please request the generation of the external resource to us.

Workflow for customization:
1. Request customization (you will receive a quotation of cost)
2. Download replacement resource from us
3. Send us back the edited resource
4. We will generate the external resource DLL for aeroTAP


How to edit

Please download CursorOver.zip and edit The file format is 128x128 pixel, 24Bit BMP file. Please DO NOT change the file name.

Virtual Cursor    Description

 

Standard color and shape of the virtual cursor x8 elements/files

File name: cursorLock0.bmp - cursorLock7.bmp 


  When hovering over a clickable object or clicking the object x8 elements/files

File name: cursorActive0.bmp - cursorActive7.bmp

The cursor will change to this color when it hovers on a button or a link you can click.

The color will change to this color also when the click action is operated.



  When dragging or operating with two hands x4 elements/files

File name: cursorDrag0.bmp - cursorDrag3.bmp

When using Drag and drop mode, it will change to this state.
Hint:  When thinking of a design of the virtual cursor, we recommend not to use a solid color but to make it a gradient color. When it is a solid color the virtual cursor can become invisible for some backgrounds.

How to install

After receiving the external resource DLL MyCursorRe.DLL for aeroTAP, create a res folder in the folder where aeroTAP.exe の can be found.

It will be applied on the next boot of aeroTAP.


Example:  You can make the virtual cursor change by downloading MyCursorRe.DLL and placing it in the res folder of aeroTAP folder.


Modify the virtual button design


To change the design of the virtual cursor, create res folder in the folder where aeroTAP.exe can be found and prepare a file.
Download the original data file vbuttons.zip and edit.
It will be applied on the next boot of aeroTAP.

Notes for creating a file: White (255,255,255) color will be transparent. Please use RGB (254,254,254) when using the color white.

   Design for the DOWN button for virtual cursor, ON (when virtual cursor is selected) and OFF
    File name: AERO_down_off.bmp , AERO_down_on.bmp

     Design for the LEFT button for virtual cursor, ON (when virtual cursor is selected) and OFF
    File name: AERO_left_off.bmp , AERO_left_on.bmp
      Design for the RIGHT button for virtual cursor, ON (when virtual cursor is selected) and OFF
    File name: AERO_right_off.bmp , AERO_right_on.bmp
      Design for the UP button for virtual cursor, ON (when virtual cursor is selected) and OFF
    File name: AERO_up_off.bmp , AERO_up_on.bmp

Image for universal virtual buttons

   Design for the HOME button for universal virtual cursor, ON (when virtual cursor is selected) and OFF
    File name: AERO_vhome_on.bmp , AERO_vhome_off.bmp

     Design for the LEFT button for universal virtual cursor, ON (when virtual cursor is selected) and OFF
    File name: AERO_vleft_on.bmp , AERO_vleft_off.bmp
      Design for the RIGHT button for universal virtual cursor, ON (when virtual cursor is selected) and OFF
    File name: AERO_vright_on.bmp , AERO_vright_off.bmp
      Design for the CANCEL button for universal virtual cursor, ON (when virtual cursor is selected) and OFF
    File name: AERO_vclose_on.bmp , AERO_vclose_off.bmp