D-BOX Coded Video (From the Game Center)

Premium haptic experience for D-BOX coded movies, TV shows, using audio synchronization.

1.

If not already done, create your D-BOX Connect account (How-to-create-your-d-box-connect-account) and ensure you subscribe to an HaptiSync subscription to get access to more than 2,200 movies and shows.

(Two free months automatically activated upon creating a D-BOX Connect account and activating a PC)

2.

When prompted by the D-BOX Game Center, login to your D-BOX Connect account 

3.

In the D-BOX Game Center, set the HaptiSync Mode to D-BOX Coded Video 

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Please make sure to press Yes when prompted for admin rights

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4.

Click on HaptiSync App to launch it  and go through the activation flow for your PC – first-time use only (the Mobile version of the app can also be used).

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Note: In the HaptiSync app,  there is no need to use the function Add HaptiSync Device.  If you have chosen the HaptiSync Mode D-BOX Coded Video in the Game Center, your PC will appear automatically.
  • You will see the message Activation Required, if not already activated. Click on your computer and follow the steps to log in to your D-BOX Connect account

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  • Wait for the whole content update process to complete. It could take a few hours the first time you use this mode.

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5.

In the HaptiSync app, after download is complete, select your computer 

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6.

Set the HaptiSync Mode to D-BOX Coded Video and

under Audio Source, select your Audio Source in the drop down.

Devices tagged with the prefix "OUT" should be chosen,    

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7.

1st time only:

Open your browser and go to the D-BOX Haptic Experiences YouTube channel (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCD8F52JjbOh2s0IixZti1sw

  • Start the test clip and wait 30 seconds to confirm that everything works 
  • Start the calibration clip to verify that there is no unpleasant delay (optional)
Note: Ensure the content download is completed before starting this step. 
8.  Start your movie and wait for the audio synchronization to complete. Motion should start about 2-3 minutes after the movie begins.
9.

Note that after you choose your device, you can adjust the Haptic Delay Calibration and the Recognition Tolerance.

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Here is an article that can help you troubleshoot common issues when setting up the D-BOX Coded Video Mode:  FAQ and Troublesooting article