Alert

Alert #1: Windows users: If you have suddenly started getting an error message: "Requested address is a broadcast address but flag is not set", try setting a different port by editing the port number in RemoteSign.ini Try something between 50603 and 65000 instead of 50601. See the Troubleshooting page for details.

Alert #2: If you were trying order a RemoteSign ESP, please try again, the Paypal forms have been updated.

Sending manual commands

The connection screen now lets you send a command to a connected machine. This is useful for people who are adding support for RemoteSign to their software. To bring up the connection screen press C on the main screen.


In the manual command text entry box you can enter commands documented in the SDK. If the command requires multiple parameters which are separated by a special character called DC1 (Device control 1) you can insert these characters by pressing the DC1 button. For example:


When you wish the command to be sent, press the Send button.

If the other machine responds with any type of error message it will be displayed. For instance, in this example, an invalid row number was specified:

This feature is available in RemoteSign version 2.0 and higher.

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