The basic edition isn't really all that basic, but
it is the ground floor. This is required in order to use any
of the add-on features. It has full macro capabilities,
email capabilities, and lots more.
Check out these features:
It's an extremely powerful X10 control software at
a very low price.
It is easily and seamlessly expandable with purchase of
Control your home using powerful macros or directly
from the main console.
Control your home from anywhere in the world using
Monitor and control multiple X10 house codes.
Use a calculation (using your latitude and
longitude) to determine day and night or use a sensor.
Automatic updating to the latest program version
with the click of a button or let it look for updates automatically.
You get a 30 day demo of any new add-on
feature. The 30 days doesn't start until you enable the feature.