Application Setup

Download XPAND YOUniversal PC Application and follow the steps to complete the installation.

User manual in PDF

Download the User Guide as PDF by clicking the icon on the left.

Application first run

  1. Connect the glasses to PC with attached USB cable.
  2. Run the YOUniversal Firmware updater application.
  3. Application show registration form window. Enter all required data into fields and press “Register” to complete the registration. Product serial number is printed on inner side of glasses left earpiece.

Application overview

XPAND YOUniversal PC App enables you to:

Upgrading 3D Glasses Firmware

3D Glasses Firmware Upgrade function allows user to update glasses firmware in case of new firmware releases. Application can automatically detect if there is available newer version of 3D glasses firmware on application start and also by clicking the “Check for updates” button while glasses are connected to PC.

Procedure:

  1. Run YOUniversal Firmware updater application.
  2. Connect 3D glasses to PC and click on “Check for updates” button. If your 3D glasses firmware version is lower than the current release, you can upgrade it by clicking the “Upgrade firmware*” button. Make sure that there is only single XPAND device connected to the PC.
  3. License agreement window appears. If you click on “I agree” button, the upgrading procedure will start. Important: DO NOT DISCONNECT the glasses from PC during the glasses upgrade procedure!
  4. When glasses upgrade is completed, application will prompt user to disconnect the glasses from PC.

Note: If during the 3D glasses firmware upgrade procedure application shows some error, disconnect the glasses from PC, restart the application and repeat the update procedure.

*Note:*If application shows message “A device in recovery mode was detected” click “Yes” and proceed with step 3.

*Note:*3D sync protocol and shutter delays settings do not effect on firmware upgrade procedure.

Setting 3D Sync Protocol

User can select among 14 different IR protocols:

Procedure:

  1. Run YOUniversal Firmware updater application.
  2. Connect 3D glasses to PC and select desired 3D sync protocol from “Select 3D sync protocol” combo box.
  3. Selected protocol is displayed under “Currently Selected 3D Sync Protocol” label.

Note: 3D sync protocol setting will be applied after disconnecting glasses from PC. It will then remain as set till user change it again via YOUniversal Firmware updater application or manually via glasses user interface (refer to glasses user manual).

Setting Shutter Delays

Under the 3D Glasses Advanced Options, user can customize shutter open and close delay settings.

Procedure:

  1. Run YOUniversal Firmware updater application.
  2. Connect 3D glasses to PC.
  3. You can change settings either by moving two sliders under the 3D Glasses Advanced Options or entering the custom value into text fields.
  4. Settings are automatically changed and saved to 3D glasses.

Warning: Changing these settings may cause interference effect in glasses. If such effects appear, reset the settings to default values by clicking the “Default” button.

Note: Shutter delays settings will be applied after disconnecting glasses from PC. Changing the 3D sync protocol settings via YOUniversal Firmware updater application or manually via glasses user interface (refer to glasses user manual) does set shutter delays to default values.

Creating Shutter Profile

Under the 3D Glasses Advanced Options, user can save customized 3D sync protocol and shutter open/close delay settings.

Procedure:

  1. Run YOUniversal Firmware updater application.
  2. Connect 3D glasses to PC
  3. Select the custom 3D sync protocol and set the shutter open/close delays.
  4. Select “*NewProfile” under the shutter profile list menu and click “Save” button.
  5. Enter new shutter profile name and click »Save« button.

Retrieving Saved Shutter Profile Settings

Procedure:

  1. Run YOUniversal Firmware updater application.
  2. Connect 3D glasses to PC
  3. Select desired profile under the shutter profile list menu.

Upgrading YOUniversal Firmware Updater Application

YOUniversal Firmware updater application automatically checks for application updates on application startup. If there is a newer version available, user will be prompted to update it.

Updating Existing Shutter Profile Settings

Procedure:

  1. Run YOUniversal Firmware updater application.
  2. Connect 3D glasses to PC
  3. Select desired profile under the shutter profile list menu.
  4. Change 3D sync protocol/Open delay/Close delay settings.
  5. Click “Save” button to overwrite the existing settings.

Deleting Shutter Profile

Procedure:

  1. Run YOUniversal Firmware updater application.
  2. Connect 3D glasses to PC
  3. Select desired profile under the shutter profile list menu.
  4. Click “Delete” button and then confirm the delete by clicking “OK”.
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