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virtual-touchpad 0.6

Turns your mobile or tablet into a touchpad and keyboard for your computer.

Latest Version: 0.11

Virtual Touchpad
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This application allows you to use a mobile phone or tablet as a touchpad for
your computer.

No software needs to be installed on the device.


How does it work?
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A simple HTTP server is started on the computer, and the device connects by
simply opening a URL in a browser.

To manually start the HTTP server, run the following command:

    python -m virtualtouchpad

This will start a HTTP server. It will print the line

    Starting server http://<computer name>:<port>/...

Open this URL on your device to start controlling your computer.



Release Notes
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v0.6 - Windows support
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  * It is now possible to run virtual-touchpad on Windows


v0.5 - Installation possible
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  * Corrected snapping of bottom tool bar
  * Corrected bugs in setup script that prevented virtual-touchpad from being
    installed


v0.4 - Basic help
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  * Made scrolling a lot smoother
  * Added basic FAQ


v0.3 - Extended user interface
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  * Added support for drag-and-drop
  * Added a bottom toolbar with a fullscreen button
  * Increased size of message box text


v0.2 - Initial release
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  * Basic touchpad support, with hard-coded sensitivity and acceleration
  * Basic offline support using AppCache
 
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virtual-touchpad-0.6.tar.gz (md5) Source 2014-02-10 48KB
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