Age rating: 12+
Publisher: Davstar Apps
Welcome to 24th Century Computing!
LCARS Interface is an application that features a beautiful design inspired by the futuristic computers that were first seen in Star Trek: The Next Generation. This product suite is designed to be used for entertainment purposes, role playing, and fan film making in addition to adding a bit of fun to some of your everyday tasks. Filled with great visuals, sound effects, and animations to make the experience as engaging as possible!
**NEW: Entertainment mode with semi-interactive LCARS style panels which allow for lots of entertainment and role playing.
-Offers larger date and time display that can be easily seen from a distance.
-Timer (stopwatch) for timing your tasks efficiency.
-Auto Destruct (countdown) functionality with audio warnings from the computer!
**Tactical Mission Simulator!
-Command your ship and defeat the enemies before you run out of time or energy.
-Great sound effects and interface paired with gameplay inspired by a classic text based adventure!
-Scan an area of the planet and get information about current atmospheric conditions, as well as a full 5 day forecast of future conditions!
-Enter a Zip code (11011), postal code (K8N 5W6), or city and country name (London, United Kingdom) to obtain information.
-Choose between Fahrenheit, Celsius, or Kelvin temperature scales.
-Weather data provided by World Weather Online.
-Supports basic file operations in a unique interface that you won't see anywhere else in the store, while having comparable functionality to the best file manager apps available!
-Open, Edit Save Text Files so you can write about your missions.
-Windows can set LCARS Interface as the default viewer for text files.
-Record Audio and Video logs as well!
-Open popular media types such as MP4, M4V, AVI. WMV, WMA, MP3, WAV, MPEG and more.
-Windows can make LCARS Interface your default media player
-Play full screen or watch inside the LCARS interface.
-Supports Play-To functionality for watching media on Windows Certified DLNA devices.
-The LCARS Interface media player is among the top media players available in the Windows Store in features and functionality!
*PLEASE NOTE: This player does not support playing files with some forms of DRM protection. If you are trying to use files you downloaded from iTunes on Windows RT, it most likely will not work. This player will open the formats listed if they are DRM-free and you have the proper codecs. Contact me at the support address below if you have any questions.
-Basic math operations and trigonometric functions supported!
-Several LCARS color themes are able to be used. Audio can also be turned on or off.
-Name your ship! Settings for ship information, system type, and sound settings are saved between sessions.
PLEASE CONTACT ME FIRST if you have any technical issues with this software! I can not help you if you leave a review in the store and do not e-mail me! Please use the support e-mail below or visit the dev blog website. You can also follow us on Twitter @DavstarApps. App is tested on Windows 8 Pro (x86 and x64 machines) and Microsoft Surface RT.
I will keep adding features as long as I keep getting requests! I love getting feedback, good or bad, so that I can make this software as good as possible. Please visit the development blog website below to keep up to date on new releases and to give your feedback on what you'd like to see added!
**Star Trek, Star Trek: The Next Generation are trademarks of PARAMOUNT PICTURES and CBS. In no case is use of any copyrighted material, or any related, derived or inferred ideas intended as a claim of ownership to those copyrights/trademarks. I am in no way associated with Paramount Pictures or CBS.
This update (Release 20):
Added animation of buttons on main window when Red Alert is active and Extra Animation setting is enabled.
Added ability to select between two different Red Alert sounds (Change in sounds panel of Configure module)
Added ability to change Alert status from main window panel.
-Added "About" panel to Settings module to launch social pages and display application version.
-Added "Mode" button to Main window for switching between productity and entertainment module selection.
-Added Systems Allocation display Module
-Added interactive Warp Core Module
-Visual tweaks to make controls slightly more accurate.
-Added trigonometric functions to the calculator module. Includes ability to switch between degree and radian units.
-Fixed Kelvin temperature calculations for Current Weather.
-Video Log Editor should now work with any number of cameras to switch between.
NEW: Settings added to Weather module.
-Added ability to select preferred temperature scale for weather displays (F, C, or K)
-Added ability to set default weather location, so scans of other areas will not always become the default.
-Fixed cursor visibility in Text Log Editor.
For full version history and development notes about upcoming features, please visit http://davstarapps.blogspot.com
x86, x64, ARM
English (United States)