Shareware, Software and Demos

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Windows Shareware & Demos

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ComfortClick Manager ComfortClick Manager supports: KNX, Modbus, DSC alarm, Global Caché, IRTrans, XBMC, SMA Solar Technologies, IP video cameras and GSM modems. It enables monitoring and control via any device with iOS, Android or Windows platform.
Digital Home Server The Digital Home Server (DHS) is a FREE home automation and multimedia application which is easy to use, and aimed at non-technical users.
Rain8 Runtime Software Run time software for scheduling your irrigation cycles for the desired day or day interval and time of day. Unlimited number of schedules can be set up for all possible applications. This free irrigation software will work with any X-10 controls (two versions:one way and two way X-10) and of course the Rain8, Rain8II and the Relay8.
CHAD Use your existing PC and internet connection to automatically control your lights, sprinklers, thermostat, and more.
IRCommand2 IR (infrared) and X10 remote control software for the PC that enables you to control virtually any device that has a remote control.
Promixis Girder Promixis Girder is an advanced automation system. It provides flexible control over any application running on a Windows system and gives you full control over lighting and security systems.
Adaptive Home Logic New, easy-to-understand, highly adaptable Home Automation software to monitor / control many devices. Featuring 2-way Speech, Remote Control & Reporting (Internet / Amateur Radio), File / Serial Data, Digital I/O, Sunrise/Sunset, logging + more! No programming required.
Doctor Aquarium Control and monitor important aquarium parameters like temperature and pH using the inexpensive DrDAQ data acquisition board, and control your Pumps,Heaters,Lights remotely using standard X10 home automation modules.
Timer Timer is the perfect timing software to control hydroponics, relays, solenoids or lights from a computers printer port.
INetAlertView A high quality webcam security and surveillance program for the home or business. You can use INetAlertView Home to monitor your home, business, children, or pets from a remote location over the internet using a webcam.
Visual Home Commander Windows software for the X10 FireCracker (CM17A)
Housebot Home Control solution that provides wireless control and status of many standard home automation and control devices.
ECS ECS is an all-purpose automation program suitable for virtually any tasks. Employing an object-oriented design, ECS is intuitive, powerful, robust, and expandable.
PowerHome PowerHome is a home automation software package that controls your home's lighting and appliances via X-10 as well as your Home Theater's infrared devices over the web.
Web-Link Demo of HAI's award winning internet home control software.
HomeSeer Internet enabled home automation system with voice recognition
MisterHouse Cross Platform HA (written in Perl)
X-10 Web X-10 web interface
X10MSW30 Shareware version of Plato. CP290 Interface. (Ver 3.0)
X10WC Windows version of X10EC. CP290 Interface.
WINX10SW CP290 Interface. (Ver. 1.6)
WINDEMO DEMO - JDS Timecommander Software
HomeVision HomeVision Software
XTENWIN CP290 Interface
LynX DEMO - LynX Controller Software
ActiveHome Software for ActiveHome Controller from X10

DOS Shareware & Demos

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Program Description
X10XT200 TSR Program for X10 Module Control (Ver 2.0)
X10FX100 Direct Control of X10 via TW523 (Ver 1.0)
X10EC CP290 Scheduler
AUTOHOME Home Control Interface (Ver 3.0)
X10UP Simple CP290 Event Uploader
EXTEN Event Editor for CP290

Mac/Apple Shareware & Demos

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Program Description
Heyu HEYU is a text-based console program for remotely controlling lights and appliances in the home or office. It is made available under a free and open source license.
CP290 Director X MacOS X software that controls the original X10 home automation computer controlled interface, model number CP290.
Indigo Mac OS X application for X-10 home automation. Supports CM-11, LynX-PLC, PowerLinc, MR26a.
Thinking Home Macintosh application for X-10 home automation
XTension DEMO - MAC Automation - LynX-10, CP290, CM11A

OS2 Shareware & Demos

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Program Description
Home2 - 1.0 PM app to set the X10 CP290 Home Control Interface
House2 - 1.2 Controls the CM11x/CM12x interface

Linux Shareware & Demos

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Program Description
Heyu HEYU is a text-based console program for remotely controlling lights and appliances in the home or office. It is made available under a free and open source license.
ECS ECS is an all-purpose automation program suitable for virtually any tasks. Employing an object-oriented design, ECS is intuitive, powerful, robust, and expandable.
x10bot Home automation daemon for x10 CM11A appliance controller and accessories under Linux.
X10d Dan Lanciani's X10d software for the CM11A & Lynx10
Xtend Xtend for the CM11A

Audio/Video Control Shareware & Demos

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IRDCW Ver 2.50 PC Control Of OneForAll Remote Controls - Windows
IRDC Ver 2.50PC Control Of OneForAll Remote Controls - DOS

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