5th December, 2020

Electra on Sensory Live!

Electra is visually stimulating and suitable for a range of abilities.

Click or tap the button and the app will launch filling the screen or window.

If the app fills the window, maximise the window to full screen and the app will run as full screen.

Press ESC key or click/tap the X button to close the app.

How to Use

Electra responds to taps/clicks/presses and multi-touch movements. Tap or click the screen to see the effect. Tap the silver buttons to change position, color and height.

Install Sensory Web Apps on your Computer or Device.

Make sure your Windows PC, or Apple Mac has either the Google Chrome Browser or new Microsoft Edge Chromium Browser installed. Your Chromebook will already have the Chrome browser.

Click the app icon or this install link, which will open and launch the Sensory App in a new browser tab

Look for the “Install” button (+) that appears in the browser address bar. Press this install button and the installer pop-up will appear. See the examples screenshots below on Chrome and Edge.

You will find an app icon added to your desktop or programs list/folder. Clicking this app icon will launch the app full screen on your device. Click here for installation videos and how to add the Sensory Web Apps to Android or iOS devices.

Alternative Access Control

Electra can be controlled by assistive technology switches that produce character codes (1, 2, 3, 4, Space, Enter & ~1, ~2, ~3, ~4) – all produce a reaction.

  • Switch 1: Shock and change effect.
  • Switch 2: Change left anchor for effect.
  • Switch 3: Change left and right anchors for effect.
  • Switch 4: Change right anchor for effect.

Electra also now supports the XBox controller or Microsoft Adaptive Controller on many devices (including Chromebook). The spark can be changed by hitting A. B, X and Y control other app effects.

Read more about the Bluetooth switch access and the Microsoft Adaptive Controller here

You can also download the free Electra app on all main app stores, and the download links are contained here also;

App Store Downloads links for Electra