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Application runner. Xeoma’s module.

“Application runner” module allows you to run a specified application.
This module is available in Trial, Standard and Pro versions of Xeoma. Versions comparison table and list of available modules can be checked here.

Module’s settings

If you want the “Application runner” to be triggered by e.g. detected motion, connect it after “Motion detector” module. Specify the path to the program to run with the use of a macro and interval (program will be run with each incoming trigger, but not more than the specified interval). Click ‘Test’ for verification of the settings.
Use this module to run a third party application, macro or script.

In the module’s settings you can specify necessary information (path) to run an app (a script, program or macro).


The following macros are supported by the “Application runner” module:

%JPEG% – sending the full path to the JPEG image to the program (if ‘Test’ button is used – this will be the default 100×100 picture)
%BMP% – sending the full path to the BMP image to the program (if ‘Test’ button is used – this will be the default 100×100 picture)
%FACECOUNT% – shows the number of faces from “Face recognition” module
%NAMES% – macro to receive names from “Face recognition” module
%FACEID% – the time of a face detection + name + percentage of resemblance
%TEXT% – macro to receive the text from the module “Text Recognition”
%EYEANGLE% – pupils’ direction from the module “Eye Tracking”

Important advise in Xeoma If you have questions about video surveillance software Xeoma, you can check our FAQ or contact us.

March, 12 2021

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