Software Updates

Keep your Visix applications updated for new features and better system performance.

Running the most current version of our software ensures you get the most from your digital signage system. Each release improves system performance and gives you new tools and features that help you create, manage and deliver your visual communications faster and easier.

Every client can purchase the updates, and our support subscription clients receive them for free. Need some advice? We’re happy to help you pick the best options for both software and hardware upgrades.

AxisTV Signage Suite v.1.74

This release includes enhancements and bug fixes from versions 1.66-1.73, including easier layout scheduling, set up for automatic player updates, faster load and sync times, more intuitive content scheduling and other updates for a better user experience.

AxisTV Manage

Workflow Enhancements:

  • NEW Layouts can now be applied directly to a player without using a layout playlist.
  • NEW Message and layout scheduling button labels have been renamed and repositioned to be more intuitive.
  • Improved and standardized the display and behaviors within the Administer PC Players, Manage PC Players and Manage HTML5 Players hubs.
  • Added an HTML5 Playlist filter to the Manage Message Playlists and Administer Message Playlists hubs.

Speed Enhancements:

  • Web API adjustments have dramatically improved the speed of the scheduling hubs for Message Playlist and Layout Playlist items. Clients with large deployments can experience up to a 95% reduction in load time for these hubs.
  • Pages load faster by using thumbnails in Manage Overview, Manage PC Players and Administer PC Players hubs, as well as for all Pick & Fill message templates and messages.
  • Improved the performance of Manage Messages, Manage Message Playlists and Manage Message Playlist Items hubs.

Other Enhancements:

  • Replaced AxisTV Reflector with modern asynchronous web APIs for improved performance of hosted servers, faster player registration and faster commands from CMS to players.
  • Added support for TLS 1.3.
  • Bugfix: Scheduling workflows are now accurate when the AxisTV Manage server is in a time zone ahead of the user’s time zone.
AxisTV Design

Speed Enhancements:

  • Faster synchronization between AxisTV Design and AxisTV Manage.
  • Progress bars for synchronizing of content are now accurate.

Other Enhancements:

  • NEW Web Browser widget can now be used with the Program widget.
  • NEW Event Text File widget can now retrieve files from a web URL.
  • NEW EMS Master Calendar widget now supports all versions of Master Calendar, both legacy (8.x and earlier) and later versions.
  • Outlook 365 widget now retrieves events from all time zones.
  • Improved security by obscuring credentials in several Event Widget property sheets.
  • Added support for TLS 1.3. 
  • Bugfix: Mazevo widget now includes the API root in the Web Service URL.
AxisTV Engage
  • NEW AxisTV Turnkey Upgrade Service enables clients to update players without having to touch each one individually. The service installs alongside AxisTV Signage Suite 1.74. When AxisTV Manage is updated with future versions (v1.75+), players will update automatically between 6:00PM and 6:00AM (local player time), within 24-48 hours.
  • Added support for TLS 1.3
  • Bugfix: Improved the data-mapping engine to enforce refresh intervals to prevent large log files.
AxisTV Alert
  • Automatic upgrades for AxisTV Siren can now be administered via the Turnkey Upgrades configuration.
  • Improved the reliability of issuing commands to AxisTV Siren in the AxisTV Alert Sirens hub.
AxisTV Siren
  • Automatic upgrades are now supported via the AxisTV Turnkey Upgrade Service. This feature requires the manual installation of the AxisTV Turnkey Upgrades Service on each player.
  • Improved the reliability of handling and responding to commands from AxisTV Alert.
  • Added support for TLS 1.3.
AxisTV Transcode
  • Added support for TLS 1.3
  • Bugfix: The HTML5 Message Playlist Viewer now shows suborganization content that was previously skipped.

Plus, more usability enhancements and bug fixes.

Connect v.3.20

The latest version of our Connect Room Manager is now available with general security and stability updates: 

  • Enhancements
    • Improved security by removing an old Log4j library
    • Now supports email providers that require TLS 1.2
    • Enhanced Microsoft Graph performance
  • Plus, other bug fixes.

AxisTV v.9.9.3

  • Bug fix allows messages to be scheduled in 2021 and future years
  • Exchange widgets now support Office 365 Modern Authentication, based on OAuth 2.0
    • Customers will need to reconfigure Exchange widgets after moving to OAuth
  • Support for Flash player removed from all apps

Plus, other usability enhancements and bug fixes.

Consider switching to our AxisTV Signage Suite platform. If you don’t have a support subscription, we’ll work with you to put together the best package for your timeline and budget. To make things really easy, you can run AxisTV 9 and AxisTV Signage Suite concurrently while we’re making the switch to ensure no interruption in service.