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Matrox MuraControl

Video Wall Management Software


 

 

Matrox® MuraControl™ is a low-cost, premium performance, video wall management software that provides an easy and intuitive way to manage your Matrox-based video wall, multiviewer, or personal video wall locally or remotely. Available as a feature-rich, single-licence software for Microsoft® Windows® or as a free, lighter version app for iPad® with drag & drop functionality, it can be used to create and manage layouts offline or in real time.

Available on the App Store

L’interfaccia utente dell’app MuraControl consente la gestione intuitiva delle fonti di ingresso nel video wall.
  • Easily manage inbound and outbound AV streams
  • Create, save, rename, copy, export, import and delete layouts/presets
  • Window transparency and colour-keying functions
  • Robust upgrade and software-support program
  • Position, scale, clone, crop, frame, and label input windows
  • Apply colour-correction, multi-lingual text overlay, and de-interlacing

 

 



MuraControl for Windows MuraControl for iPad
Getting Started
  • Free 21-day trial software available from Matrox website (USB software licence available for purchase)
  • Free app available on the Apple® App Store™
Supported OS
  • Microsoft Windows 7, 10, and Server® 2006 R2
  • iOS 7 and up

Featured Videos

Part 1: How to Create, Preview and Apply Video Wall Layouts Part 2: How to Create and Switch Between Multiple Video Wall Layouts Part 3: How to Manage Windows Settings in Your Video Wall Layouts
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Easy-to-Use Video Wall Management Software


Discover how to start creating, previewing, and applying layouts in MuraControl so that your video wall appears exactly as you envision. Create and save unique presets by arranging local application, direct, and IP source content exactly where you want it by managing and modifying a variety of in-depth window properties.

Controllo remoto e in tempo reale dei video wall basati su Matrox Mura MPX con MuraControl per iPad.

Creating layouts, and open, position and control local applications and images such as Internet Explorer, VLC, pictures, PowerPoint Viewer, HTML5, and VNC.


Build layouts featuring HDMI, DisplayPort, IP, and other types of sources, for placement anywhere on the wall, including a Picture-in-Picture (PIP) format. Controllo remoto e in tempo reale dei video wall basati su Matrox Mura MPX con MuraControl per iPad.Controllo remoto e in tempo reale dei video wall basati su Matrox Mura MPX con MuraControl per iPad.

MuraControl per iPad, disponibile come download gratuito,
 è la prima app di Matrox per i dispositivi mobili Apple. MuraControl per iPad, disponibile come download gratuito,
 è la prima app di Matrox per i dispositivi mobili Apple.

Transform your Apple tablet device into an intuitive touch panel control interface capable of remotely managing your video wall.

 



Customised Video Wall Software


The MuraControl white-label skinning solution allows OEMs and system integrators to tailor the graphical user interface, while the MuraControl Tablet SDK allows users to expand complete package product offerings and customise software for both Windows desktop- and tablet-based video wall control systems.

MuraControl White-Label Solution for OEMs/Integrators

  • A turnkey, fully rebranded version of our powerful Muracontrol for Windows video wall software.
  • Control of elements such as logos, buttons, product name, and colour schemes.
  • Matrox comes with a 40-year track record of robust client support programs.

MuraControl Tablet SDK

  • Customisable template to build your own table-based video wall control software.
  • Build off of the same framework powering the proven MuraControl for iPad app.
  • Optimized for both Android and IOS-based tablets.


Supported Configurations


Configurations   Advantages

Matrox Mura MPX Series

with or without

Matrox Mura IPX Capture Series

  • Up to 56 synchronized outputs

  • Single-slot input/output allows high density, flexibility, and scalability

  • Universal input support (DVI, RGB/VGA, Component, S-Video, Composite, and SDI)

  • Multiple available models for increased functional & thermal reliability

  • Passive cooling

Matrox C-Series

with or without

Matrox Mura IPX Capture Series

  • Up to 18 synchronized outputs

  • High-resolution monitor support, including Full HD and 4K/UHD

  • Low-cost video wall integration with six- and nine-output card options

  • Microsoft DirectX® 12, OpenGL® 4.4 and OpenCL™ 1.2 support enables latest professional applications

  • Windows 7, 10, and Linux OS support

3rd party Graphics

with

Matrox Mura IPX Capture Series

  • High-resolution monitor support, including Full HD and 4K/UHD

  • Low-cost integrated or generic professional graphics options

  • Multiple available models for various graphical performance requirements

  • Microsoft DirectX, OpenGL and OpenCL support enables latest professional applications

  • Windows 7, 10, and Linux OS support

  • Standalone product requires only a PCI express Express® slot for power

  • No host CPU, drivers, or operating system required

  • High-density IP decode provides up to four 4K and 16 HD channels

  • Remote video wall management provides added functionality for multiviewer applications. MuraControl features include text overlay to indicate windows titles, stream sources, locations, or zones and an onscreen clock providing a temporal reference for accurate stream monitoring



Matrox MuraControl Software Specifications


Specifications
MuraControl for Windows
MuraControl for iPad
Part Number
MURA-CTRLWF
N/A
Supported OS
Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows 10, Windows Server 2012 R2
iOS 7 and up
Supported Video Wall Platforms
C-Series* , C-Series* + IPX Capture Cards, Mura MPX, Mura MPX + IPX Capture Cards, 3rd party graphics + Mura IPX Capture Cards, Mura IPX Output Cards
Layout Management
Create, Save, Preview, Apply, Lock, Copy, Import, Export, and Delete
Layout Scheduling
Yes
No
Image and Text Overlay
Create, Edit, Delete, Apply Multi-Lingual Unicode Text Overlay and Marquee Text, and Image overlay, including control over font, colour, size, location, and speed.
Apply already-created text and image overlays
Window Management
Create, Position, Rotate (any arbitrary angle), and Resize Windows anywhere on the wall, including control of advanced window border colour and width
Create, Position, and Resize windows anywhere on the wall
Window Cropping
Advanced
Basic
Z-Order Management
Advanced: Ability to set z-order value of each window
Basic: Ability to set back, set backwards, set front, and set forward
Source Management
Create, Rename, Crop, Rotate, and Text Overlay functionality
Rename functionality
Create Source
Yes (Hardware Inputs, IP, HTML5, VLC, PowerPoint Viewer, VNC, Image and Internet Explorer)**
No
Audio Management
Yes (Only one audio channel can be played out at any given point of time.)
No
Source Settings***
Edit Source-specific Alpha Blending, Colour Keying, Hue, Saturation, Brightness, and Contrast
Apply already-set Source settings
Source Touring
Yes
No
De-interlacing Filters
Apply Source-specific filters, including Bob, Weave, single-field, and adaptive technique
Apply already-set Source De-interlacing filters
Preview Surface
Yes
No
Application Control
VLC (Volume + Play/Pause), IE (Mouse and Keyboard), VNC (Mouse and Keyboard), and PPT (Previous/Next Slide and Play/Pause Slide switching)
None
Video Wall Detection
IP Address and UPnP for automatic detection
IP Address
Video Wall Startup Control
Ability to Stop/Start Control and Show/Hide (with Static Background) Desktop
Video Wall Communication Port
Telnet (Port 23) and/or HTTPS (Port 46272)
Telnet (Port 23)
Video Wall Access
Local and/or Remote over LAN
Remote over LAN
Availability
Free 21-day trial available on the Matrox website. USB software license available for purchase.
Free app available in the Apple App Store

* Not available with C420.
** Other applications may be opened and controlled through within your layout. Please contact Matrox for more details.
*** Only applies to physical, IP, HTML5 and VLC sources

 


Free Trial

A 21-day free trial of Matrox MuraControl for Windows is available for download here. In order to run the full-featured trial, you must be using Mura MPX Series, Mura IPX Series, or C-Series* hardware. Following the expiry of the free trial, users must purchase a software license in the form of a USB dongle to continue using the software.

To purchase a software license (PART# MURA-CTRLWF) or for other language versions of MuraControl for Windows, please contact Matrox.

*Not available with Matrox C420



Resources


download PDF MuraControl Video Wall Software Management Datasheet download PDF MuraControl for Windows User Guide
       
 
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