flowOS :: general operating instructions

General how-to, FAQs and operating instructions for capsule 2.0 & vision props

what is flowOS?
flowOS is the operating system, featured in flowtoys light engines, including the flowlight-FS, capsule light 2.0, and all vision props. It is the re...
Fri, 21 Feb, 2020 at 4:37 PM
the Pages Interface :: Pages 1-13 overview
flowOS “Pages interface” provides a framework that enables you to navigate through many modes and settings with just 1 button using a few types of button pr...
Wed, 4 Mar, 2020 at 3:28 PM
types of button presses
There are a few ways to press the button, and so many things it can do! Button Press/ Function Description Page-Click /Navigate pages ~0.3 ...
Thu, 27 Feb, 2020 at 12:10 PM
how to: turn your lights on & off, as a solo light, or as a group
There are 2 ways to turn off your lights: press the button until you reach the end of the page hold the button down until light turns off When your ...
Sun, 16 Feb, 2020 at 6:31 PM
how to adjust modes & adjust randomizer
Every mode has at least 1 parameter that can be adjusted. In most cases, it’s the color hue or saturation. In others, it’s the speed, density, brightness,...
Mon, 17 Feb, 2020 at 12:10 PM
what is autoplay?
Autoplay is a really cool feature!  It's the 11th mode in Pages 1-3, and the last mode in Pages 4, 8, 9 and 13.  Autoplay automatically cycles throu...
Sun, 3 May, 2020 at 2:36 PM
p5m1 :: advanced grouping
We released flowOS 2.0 on 11.11.2019. This new firmware version has several significant changes to "grouping", including: new quick-group featur...
Fri, 13 Mar, 2020 at 8:01 AM
p5m2 :: adjust global brightness
You can adjust the brightness of your lights in Page 5 mode 2. Shine when you need to, chill out when it's appropriate or to save battery life. Chec...
Mon, 17 Feb, 2020 at 1:11 PM
p5m3 :: adjust white balance
Most people will not notice or care about this feature, but if you do, you can totally OCD your white hues here. It mainly applies if you have props from di...
Mon, 17 Feb, 2020 at 3:20 PM
p5m5 :: auto-sleep/ auto-wake
Auto-sleep and auto-wake are powerful features in flowOS that enable your props to dim or go to sleep when not in use to save battery life, and automagicall...
Fri, 3 Apr, 2020 at 2:58 PM