Companion 2.2 released with updates for APS and CueTimer

Bitfocus Companion turns a Stream-Deck button-box into a powerful controller for most of the gear used in Audio/Video production.  The new v.2.2 official update of this software brings some exiting improvements for Auto Presentation Switcher and CueTimer.  Auto Presentation Switcher: Display images We now have our own custom image-viewer that can be controlled through Companion. … Read more

Control your licences from the user-dashboard

The new licences with annual payment  for CueTimer and APS can now be controlled from the the user-dashboard on this website. By creating an account , you can: – Release the licences from the computer where it is currently installed. This will make it much easier to switch licences between computers, and it will be possible … Read more

APS v2 brings back the Freeze-button

We made Auto Presentation Switcher to simplify the task of switching presentations. On events where different presentations are shown consecutively, this little tool can make the transitions a lot easier for audio/video engineers responsible for the visual content. But you still need some kind of video-switcher to cover the screen when there are no presentations. … Read more

Seamless Switching with Powerpoint and Keynote

We are happy to announce that both the PC and MAC version of Auto Presentation Switcher (APS) now has the Seamless Switching option included. When this is on, switching between Keynote and Powerpoint presentations will look like cut-transitions between slides.  This feature has been available on the PC-version since the beginning, and it has performed … Read more

Updates to APS

We recently uploaded new updates for both PC and MAC versions of Auto Presentation Switcher. The newest versions can be downloaded from our product-page.  The main thing we added is the option to launch the application on startup. If you mainly use your computer for presentations there should be no need to manually launch APS … Read more

Control APS with external keypads

Auto Presentation Switcher creates commands that can control switching, closing and displaying presentations. If you dont like using the keyboard, you can add an external keypad to your setup and program the buttons to do the same actions. Then you will soon have a complete remote-controller for presentation software. In this blog we will show … Read more

How our software survives the Corona-pandemic

When we started planning our software we had no idea that a big pandemic would come and stop the events that our software originally were made for. My idea behind this company came after working as an Audio/Video engineer on corporate events for several years. When dealing with presentations and countdown-timers for presenters on the … Read more

How to use Dropbox with Presentation Computers

  With Auto Presentation Switcher you can easily use one computer for all the presentations that will be displayed for an event. The shortcuts for switching presentations makes the transitions run smoother. But this presentation-computer can then be vulnerable if something unexpected happens: What if somebody spills coffee on this computer? What if during the … Read more

Why we need a Software Presentation Switcher

Auto Presentation Switcher (APS) automates the task of switching presentations. When my brother first saw the introduction-video he was not so impressed: He thought it is easy to switch presentations on a computer, he could do it in less than a minute. Why not do it manually?Of course, he is right, when I’m sitting in … Read more