FreeStyler program and introduce a new user to Digital Multi-Plex (DMX) programming. *We will talk about manual addressing and groups later on. If you have. Even if I understand the DMX protocol and how to add this functionality, I am not certain how to combine my manual DMX control with the. FreeStyler DMX is made solely by Rapheal Wellekens from Belgium. 中国灯具 创造者说明 (Chinese Language Fixture Creator Manual).

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I have filled out all the information for this part of the fixture as can be seen in the image above.

I keep switching between it and a F1. I do not physically have this fixture so it is untested, it may not cover every aspect of the fixtures capabilities but hopefully it will cover the most used. Name, as we are going to create a few differing versions of this fixture we need to ensure that they are unique and meaningful. Another way is to let Freestyler control a few of the lights and the manual control the rest. FreeStyler Fixture Creator 4. So now we have to do is find a relevant icon from the list to right for each of these rows.

That is it we have entered all the data we need for this fixture.

Caution if you opened up the 3 channel version of this fixture to work on then do a Save As and adjust the filename accordingly otherwise you will overwrite the existing 3 channel fixture. How well does this work compared to a hardware light controller? Inviato Tue 31 Oct 17 5: On your scenario, if a “new” track has no FS data stored in it, Freestyler will keep running your lights with the last CUE activated by the previous track.

I am not saying this is the best or the easiest way but it is away that works and hopefully you will understand how it works. It should look like the following image. Hopefully with this tutorial I can show you my way of creating these types of fixture. I don’t like, in my case, the sound of a third usb controller?


This tutorial does not show you how to create the fixture for use in 3D Magic Easy View, to do that you need to run the ScanLibrary program, it is not the same as Fixture Creator but the same method would need to be performed as shown for the Fixture Creator.

So if playing a request without any DMX data added, the lights will not get updated anymore.

FreeStyler DMX [The DMX Wiki]

Anyway I digress, let us get on and create this 2 channel fixture. Next to the numbers are a couple of spaces, these contain an icon and the icon name respectively. If it does not cover what you want then you can have a look at the fixtures in Fixture Creator and try and add that functionality yourself.

Mqnual, ticking that box has shown some hidden fields. I am also going to put something in the comment field. See the next image to see this part completed. As you can see from the two images above I have added all the icons for each of the values.

I have used Kontrol F1 in the past to control Freestyler. This, with the addition of a special PAD page an extended version nanual the one available for download here and some action POI’s allows me to fully control Freestyler and my show from within Manuao without having to bring Freestyler window on front the feestyler night.

Click on the top line lowest DMX Value and then scroll down the list on the right until you find off.

Click the Save button and that is done. Now save the fixture as instructed before.

You might be asking why I have set the channel values of the strobe and dimmer intensity to 1 and 2 respectively as this is meant to be an 11 channel fixture. Inviato Tue 31 Oct 17 9: Obviously the Fixture name will be Mega Bar LED 4ch and any comments need to be changed as well and the Total channels will have to be changed to 4.


FreeStyler DMX

It’s more about the way you program Freestyler. Let us get started. Back on the FreeStyler main layout you should have something like this if you have followed along. This is what the top half of the list looks like after it has been filled in. Notice the pattern of 3xRGB fixture and then 1xControl fixture. The first one is easy. Inviato Wed 01 Nov 17 9: Multi RGB element fixtures LED Bars along with lasers seem to give the majority of people real problems when trying to create a fixture for them.

So this is what you will get when we have opened up the 2 channel fixture. Freestyler is more or less a software based DMX controller.

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I would recommend going to Edit and Move fixtures and arrange them like the following layout. The correct addressing of the channels comes when we patch them into FreeStyler. You can close the Fixture Creator program and start FreeStyler and add you fixtures. See image below for this part completed.

It contains all the manuap needed in the one file, images, gobos, colours etc. When you have had enough excitement put the number I used back in. I hope it has given an insight into how to create multi element RGB fixtures and how to patch them for use in FreeStyler. Inviato Wed 01 Nov 17 8: Yep mannual guessed it we need to enter 3 in the Total channels input box as can be seen in the image below.

Open Fixture Creator and fill in all the information as per the 3 channel fixture described above. Fixture name Total channels Comment Shutter ch.