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is an open source SwyxIt! addon for the Windows Vista Sidebar.
It combines the newest Microsoft technologies with the Swyx telephony solution.
Here you can get the current version.
Every feedback is welcome!
The following is a list of features of the SwyxIt! Gadget:
Do you want to see the SwyxIt! Gadget in action?
Watch the movie on our screencast page !
The following is a list of requirements of the SwyxIt! Gadget:
17.10.2010 - SwyxIt Gadget v1.60.10
Added: Windows 7 Support (x86 & x64)
Added: SwyxWare 7 Support
Added: iTunes Media Player Control
Added: New SwyxIt!Gadget Runtime v1.60 (including sources)
Added: Updated documentation
Fixed: Compatibility issues on 64 bit operating systems
From now on every release will contain the project sources.
This includes the Gadget itself and the Gadget Runtime (VB.NET dll).
16.04.2009 - SwyxIt Gadget v1.50.10
Added: One new modern theme
Added: Right mouse click on a speed dial opens the SwyxIt! IMClient directly
Added: SwyxIt! IMClient can be used for Instant Messaging (at least SW 6.12 required)
Added: SwyxWare 6.12 & 6.20 Compatibility
Added: Windows Vista Service Pack 1 Compatibility
Added: Support of 64 bit operating systems
Added: Sending Callback requests during "ringing" state and during connected call
Added: New SwyxIt!Gadget Runtime v1.50
Fixed: Gadget does not work anymore if hypernate mode was used
Fixed: SwyxIt!Gadget does not work in connection with the T-System NetPhone OEM Client
Fixed: Opening the license on the about page throws an exception
Fixed: Minor hold bug
12.09.2007 - SwyxIt Gadget 1.40.58
Added: Media Player Control - Pause WinAmp and Windows Media Player on incoming calls
Added: Right mouse click on speeddial opens chat flyout directly
Added: User picture cache for speeddial flyouts to prevent slow speeddial flyouts
Added: Caller List and Redial List (phone numbers can be edited before dialing)
Added: Theme and localization support for the about page
Added: New settings page with theme preview
Added: New theme structure for easier theme creation (incl. XML theme ident file)
Added: New speeddial flyout design (thx to Mirjam for her great suggestion)
Added: Show only favorite speeddials on the gadget (thx Randall for this great idea)
Added: Gadget Chat (incl. history) *PREALPHA*
Added: Gadget log function for debugging
Added: SwyxIt!Gadget Runtime v1.40.19 (required for Gadget usage)
Added: Alphabetical speeddial order Z -> A
Fixed: Gadget installation does not work with Vista UAC (integrated install procedure replaced by SwyxIt!Gadget Runtime)
Fixed: If user is busy the dial and the intercom button are not present -> no possibility to leave a voicemail
Fixed: Forwarding feature does not work on every machine
Fixed: User states were not translated to other languages
Fixed: In some cases the username on speeddial flyout is too long
Fixed: If first speeddial is not assigned all user states will be incorrect
Fixed: Speeddials were not updated directly -> better performance
Fixed: Sometimes tooltips do not disappear29.05.2007 - SwyxIt Gadget 1.20.00
Added: Permanent settings (saved to local XML file)
Added: Validation check for xml language files to prevent errors
Added: Multi language support (XML files)
Added: "About us" flyout
Added: Alphabetical speeddial order A -> Z
Added: new SwyxItGadget.dll 184.108.40.206
Added: Gadget gallery description (incl. version number and logo)
Fixed: Correct tooltip size will now be set automatically
Fixed: Sometimes the state signaling does not work correctly25.04.2007 - SwyxIt Gadget 1.10.00
Added: Check for updates
Added: Advanced tooltips
Added: new SwyxItGadget.dll 0.8.0.0
Fixed: Forwarding to voicemail (complete function)
Fixed: Some design issues
16.03.2007 - SwyxIt Gadget 1.00.10
Fixed: Second click on the same speeddial button does not close the flyout window
Fixed: Pressing enter/return key in dialfield does not starts a call 15.03.2007 - SwyxIt Gadget 1.00.00
Added: Gadget transparency
Added: Speeddial flyout with user picture and dial support
Added: New dial function at the bottom of the gadget
Added: Hold and intercom
Added: New gadget icon on gadget gallery window
Added: Forwarding to voicemail (display only)
Added: New SwyxItGadget.dll 0.4.0.0
Fixed: Gadget speeddial update function (better performance)
Fixed: Some minor bugs
Any kind of support request, feature request, question or what ever must be placed into the project's forum. Direct emails to the project members will not be answered.
SwyxIt Gadget Project
This is a Swyx Forum Open Source Project.
This software is licensed under the MIT license (see below).
Published 2007-2010 by Swyx Forum
Created 2007-2010 by Sebastian Dreier
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) License
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