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by hippy
Sun Aug 02, 2020 3:40 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Chromium OS for Raspberry Pi 3B/3B+/4B, now updated with Zoom support
Replies: 7
Views: 355

Re: Chromium OS for Raspberry Pi 3B/3B+/4B, now updated with Zoom support

also1412 wrote:
Sun Aug 02, 2020 8:45 am
  • Added NaCl support, so you may run Zoom (the Chrome App)
  • Configure it to run as "kiosk mode" so it boots straight into a pre-configured web app and with all other OS interface hidden.
Thanks for the info; two good reasons I will revisit Chromium OS again.
by also1412
Sun Aug 02, 2020 8:45 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Chromium OS for Raspberry Pi 3B/3B+/4B, now updated with Zoom support
Replies: 7
Views: 355

Chromium OS for Raspberry Pi 3B/3B+/4B, now updated with Zoom support

... Management console. (Sold separately by Google) Configure it to run as "kiosk mode" so it boots straight into a pre-configured web app and with all other OS interface hidden. ...
by Roken
Sat Aug 01, 2020 7:56 pm
Forum: Other projects
Topic: Looking for base code - clock
Replies: 4
Views: 252

Looking for base code - clock

... and has a 5" screen attached. On the latter I use to run chrome in kiosk mode on a minimal X, and displaying a digital clock. This is what I'm looking for. The clock ...
by kshetline
Fri Jul 31, 2020 2:11 am
Forum: Advanced users
Topic: How to activate onscreen keyboard for a full-screen kiosk-mode app?
Replies: 9
Views: 363

Re: How to activate onscreen keyboard for a full-screen kiosk-mode app?

Jiff44 wrote:
Thu Jul 30, 2020 8:48 pm
...why not using a JS virtual keyboard, logically, this should exist...
Now THAT'S a good idea! Thanks :)
by SteelRonin
Thu Jul 30, 2020 10:18 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Rpi 4 does not connect to 5G wifi
Replies: 0
Views: 15

Rpi 4 does not connect to 5G wifi

... to explain my issue. We delivered 3 Rpi4 to our customer to work in kiosk mode to show the customer's URL, one in each of the building's entrances. One of the Rpi 4 ...
by Jiff44
Thu Jul 30, 2020 8:48 pm
Forum: Advanced users
Topic: How to activate onscreen keyboard for a full-screen kiosk-mode app?
Replies: 9
Views: 363

Re: How to activate onscreen keyboard for a full-screen kiosk-mode app?

It's an astronomy/weather clock. … At any rate, I'm not sure what you mean by a "regular UI", or, conversely, what you'd consider irregular :D Very nice astro-clock indeed (I love the realistic movement of the seconds needle:) About the UI I meant not so simple, with extensions, such as able to re-...
by kshetline
Thu Jul 30, 2020 8:04 pm
Forum: Advanced users
Topic: How to activate onscreen keyboard for a full-screen kiosk-mode app?
Replies: 9
Views: 363

Re: How to activate onscreen keyboard for a full-screen kiosk-mode app?

... clock. It uses a Node.js server, and a web UI running on Chromium in kiosk mode. While primarily built to run on a Pi (especially for things like wired and wireless temperature/humidity ...
by Jiff44
Thu Jul 30, 2020 5:47 pm
Forum: Advanced users
Topic: How to activate onscreen keyboard for a full-screen kiosk-mode app?
Replies: 9
Views: 363

Re: How to activate onscreen keyboard for a full-screen kiosk-mode app?

Ah, I missed the popup on the check case in onboard-settings: General > Auto-show when editing : "bla bla, requires Gnome Accessibility".

This is as far as I want to go, good luck!
by Jiff44
Thu Jul 30, 2020 5:33 pm
Forum: Advanced users
Topic: How to activate onscreen keyboard for a full-screen kiosk-mode app?
Replies: 9
Views: 363

Re: How to activate onscreen keyboard for a full-screen kiosk-mode app?

Thank you for your response. You're welcome. OK, the repo of maliit has move from gitorious to github and is quite a mess (no info about requirements, no info about which parts are needed, in fact, no info at all), so I left it alone. Just a reminder: RPI4 V1.2 w/raspbian buster, installed from ful...
by Jiff44
Thu Jul 30, 2020 2:50 pm
Forum: Advanced users
Topic: How to activate onscreen keyboard for a full-screen kiosk-mode app?
Replies: 9
Views: 363

Re: How to activate onscreen keyboard for a full-screen kiosk-mode app?

Common, kshetline! Do not rely on what you read, rely on what you test!! OnBoard seems to hide and seek correctly: https://fossnaija.com/onscreen-virtual-keyboard-linux/ (I'm gonna re-try to test it) but as already said, will need ubuntu packages for a stable and smooth version - and I found an arti...
by dutch.mafia
Thu Jul 30, 2020 2:19 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Enable Chromium Plugin at Kiosk Launch
Replies: 1
Views: 73

Enable Chromium Plugin at Kiosk Launch

Is it possible to enable a Chromium plugin when the Pi is turned on and kiosk mode is enabled? I am displaying 3 different Power BI Report webpages in kiosk mode, have altered ...
by kshetline
Thu Jul 30, 2020 10:20 am
Forum: Advanced users
Topic: How to activate onscreen keyboard for a full-screen kiosk-mode app?
Replies: 9
Views: 363

Re: How to activate onscreen keyboard for a full-screen kiosk-mode app?

Hi, use Florence and check it's 2nd "always on top" method, it'll stay visible even in full screen Thank you for your response. I've done some searching about Florence after your suggestion. Most of what I've found isn't too recent, but I'm getting the impression that Florence and Raspbian don't al...
by Jiff44
Thu Jul 30, 2020 4:52 am
Forum: Advanced users
Topic: How to activate onscreen keyboard for a full-screen kiosk-mode app?
Replies: 9
Views: 363

Re: How to activate onscreen keyboard for a full-screen kiosk-mode app?

Hi, use Florence and check it's 2nd "always on top" method, it'll stay visible even in full screen (at least, it stays visible with geequie in F11 mode, although it makes the taskbar reappear). Do NOT uncheck the Florence keys right'o or you would lose the configuration key! (or do that once you're ...
by kshetline
Thu Jul 30, 2020 12:29 am
Forum: Advanced users
Topic: How to activate onscreen keyboard for a full-screen kiosk-mode app?
Replies: 9
Views: 363

How to activate onscreen keyboard for a full-screen kiosk-mode app?

... that runs in the Chromium browser in full-screen kiosk mode. I've just replaced my display and I'm interested in extra functionality that I can add ...
by Virt-Pieter
Sun Jul 26, 2020 10:36 am
Forum: Beginners
Topic: (x)screensaver (or other way) to display clock & date when not in use?
Replies: 4
Views: 267

(x)screensaver (or other way) to display clock & date when not in use?

... I have created an html page with html tabs and iframes, displapyed in kiosk mode, to display these 3 different pages. With xscreensaver, the screen goes blank when not ...
by Botspot
Wed Jul 22, 2020 6:33 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: New "Can't update Chromium" message?
Replies: 57
Views: 40534

Re: New "Can't update Chromium" message?

I also use Chromium in kiosk mode for many (100+) digital signage displays and was a little floored that this was a problem. Hopefully ...
by gcorwin
Wed Jul 22, 2020 6:28 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: New "Can't update Chromium" message?
Replies: 57
Views: 40534

Re: New "Can't update Chromium" message?

I also use Chromium in kiosk mode for many (100+) digital signage displays and was a little floored that this was a problem. Hopefully ...
by fruitoftheloom
Sat Jul 18, 2020 10:51 am
Forum: Networking and servers
Topic: Planning for my first Pi cluster
Replies: 4
Views: 226

Re: Planning for my first Pi cluster

... has improved and also setting up a couple of Raspberry Pi Zero W's in kiosk mode for a local non-profit. For a while now I've been wanting to build my own cluster but ...
by PallasMedia
Fri Jul 17, 2020 8:35 pm
Forum: Networking and servers
Topic: Planning for my first Pi cluster
Replies: 4
Views: 226

Planning for my first Pi cluster

... has improved and also setting up a couple of Raspberry Pi Zero W's in kiosk mode for a local non-profit. For a while now I've been wanting to build my own cluster but ...
by Virt-Pieter
Wed Jul 15, 2020 4:56 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: No network connection after update
Replies: 8
Views: 224

Re: No network connection after update

... that have an effect on the temps... It is running: - chromium in kiosk mode with HTML iframes/tabs to view/control home automation and music server - embedded VNC ...
by rhaas79
Fri Jul 10, 2020 11:41 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: PEBCAK Error
Replies: 0
Views: 85

PEBCAK Error

... a corner. I am trying to get my Pi3 to auto start chromium browser in kiosk mode to a localhost page. I got that working (forget how....) Now, I'm trying to be more advanced ...
by hippy
Fri Jul 10, 2020 2:33 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Trouble with autostart script
Replies: 7
Views: 194

Re: Trouble with autostart script

when I reboot the Pi and let it run the web page opens in kiosk mode when I do not have a valid network connection. That the web page is only opened after the ...
by rhaas79
Thu Jul 09, 2020 9:43 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Trouble with autostart script
Replies: 7
Views: 194

Trouble with autostart script

... If a valid ping of Google occurs then a local web page is opened in kiosk mode. If a valid ping does not occur then the web page does not open. When I execute this script ...
by ealmonte32
Thu Jul 09, 2020 8:21 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Raspberry Pi 4 no input, black screen
Replies: 17
Views: 36810

Re: Raspberry Pi 4 no input, black screen

... this but simply an autostart script that opened chromium browser in kiosk mode, was suddenly shutting off and the only thing I had done was rpi-update recently, but ...

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