Control Multiple Rooms Using One PC

We strongly recommend our customers to use ONE PC for each room. But if this is not possible, then follow this procedure: Before installing Houdini, go on C:\ folder and manually create 2 different new folders (let’s say C:\HoudiniMC_1 and C:\HoudiniMC_2). Now, execute the installer, click on change and select one of the recently generated folder. Select […]

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Connecting Arduino with Houdini MC

Connecting Arduino devices with Houdini MC was never easier. Houdini MC interacts with Arduino and Arduino like devices using GET requests. To start with, go on “Scheduled Events” and select “Add Event” Select “Incoming Event from Smart Mechanism” Use a “Custom_Term” and write down the entire URL (e.g. Select action (e.g. play a sound, trigger […]

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Mobile Smart Menu (MSM)

Houdini MC gives you the ability to remotely monitor and interact with your rooms, using any mobile phone or tablet. To enable this feature go on Settings->Connections and enable the After activating the “Mobile Smart-Menu”, Houdini MC automatically activates and locks the “Remote Access” and “Incoming HTTP Get Requests” options. If you want to automatically […]

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Score Board

Game master can use the embedded scoreboard to retrieve information about the played games, the success rate, the average required time and so on. Additionally, the game master can display in the in-room screen the best team together with the best remaining time for each room. Moreover, game-masters and owners can automatically upload to their website the game statistics. Additionally, […]

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Remotely Start the Game

Most of the escape room masters usually accompany their customers to the room, to tell the story and inform about the procedure. Then they should run fast back to their control room to activate the countdown timer. Forget this procedure. Remotely activate the countdown timer directly from your mobile phone. Go on settings-> Connections and enable […]

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Scheduled Events

Houdini MC supports 2 different types of  “Scheduled Events”: Timed-Events and “Incoming Events from Smart Mechanisms” Click on ” Scheduled Events” menu and then select “Add Event”. To add a Timed-Event, simply select the “Timed-Event” option from the event type menu. Next select the time you want the event to be executed. Houdini MC provides the ability to […]

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Connection Tutorial

This tutorial briefly describes how Houdini MC can connect the Game Master Room with the In-Room Monitor. Please note that all the following solutions support more than one in-room screens. HDMI Connection: Server: A Windows computer In-room Screen: TV monitor with HDMI input. HDMI Cable Benefits: Transmit Screen, Soundtrack and Voice through one cable, Connect [...] Continue Reading »