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by JohnGrimshaw
Tue Jan 05, 2010 6:04 pm
Forum: Questions
Topic: Control Panel
Replies: 3
Views: 438

Re: Control Panel

If I were you, I would initially remove the channel key. This does two things: - turns the console into a seven channel console - stops the kids from discovering and stealing the USB key. In the long term, I would: - secure the lid of the console (so that the key cannot be stolen). see this post htt...
by JohnGrimshaw
Mon Jan 04, 2010 5:45 pm
Forum: Hints
Topic: Notes on USB
Replies: 4
Views: 2180

Notes on USB

Thought I might post this on the back of a question in the "Beta Bugs" area. This is what I tell my clients about USB: 1) any "non-standard" item plugged into USB should be considered a likely cause for problems. This does not mean that every item will cause faults, just that if you intend to use od...
by JohnGrimshaw
Fri Dec 18, 2009 12:06 am
Forum: Open Source
Topic: (LUA) swap patch function
Replies: 4
Views: 912

Re: LUA - Simple swap patch function

...should be called a "Tom Swap"
by JohnGrimshaw
Sun Dec 13, 2009 10:52 pm
Forum: Operational Issues
Topic: Partial Replease from playback
Replies: 2
Views: 362

Re: Partial Replease from playback

You "could": - alter the levels to the new level - record these to a different cuelist, and then play back THAT new cue (at EQUAL priority to the Main Cue List) - release programmer At some point, you would need to manually release the 2nd cuelist, but the first cue list will "steal back" those chan...
by JohnGrimshaw
Fri Dec 04, 2009 4:37 am
Forum: Questions
Topic: Won't move in Black
Replies: 4
Views: 488

Re: Won't move in Black

I have your answer. In cue 42, the lights that are coming "on" in the new position are using an effect to get their intensity level. As MIB is triggered by levels recorded in the cue, all you need to do is update cue 42 with ch 11 and 14 at 1%. Now that there is has a "real" level to trigger to, the...
by JohnGrimshaw
Tue Dec 01, 2009 12:30 am
Forum: Questions
Topic: Cue List Toolbar
Replies: 2
Views: 389

Re: Cue List Toolbar

It is in Hardware Setup. See the image below, and look above the "cancel" key...
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by JohnGrimshaw
Mon Nov 09, 2009 4:24 pm
Forum: Questions
Topic: profile color scroller
Replies: 4
Views: 585

Re: profile color scroller

Two ways - use Excel.


Try a 13 colour scoller and delete frames 11, 12, and 13. (this might need a little hand editing to get perfect)
by JohnGrimshaw
Thu Oct 29, 2009 5:23 pm
Forum: Questions
Topic: Indiviual channel tracksheet
Replies: 3
Views: 348

Re: Indiviual channel tracksheet

The easiest thing to do is:
1) type the fixture number and enter: 1 [Enter]
2) look at the information panel on the bottom right

That will tell you if the fixture is available, or when it is next/last used.
by JohnGrimshaw
Tue Oct 27, 2009 9:11 pm
Forum: Questions
Topic: Moving Head Position
Replies: 4
Views: 396

Re: Moving Head Position

...if you hold S2 and S3 at the same time, move your mouse around and see what happens.

(easier if you have a trackball)