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You can receive data in MADRIX 5 through various ways. That means you can use another controller or device:
|▪||to send data to the software and use this data.|
|▪||to send commands to the software for Remote Control.|
|▪||to route incoming data onto your output [also know as Mapping/Merging/DMX-Thru].|
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There are several possibilities for input and remote control:
Several protocols are implemented into MADRIX 5 for remote control over DMX-IN. Any DMX console or desk can easily be used then to gain full control over the software.
|▪||»Art-Net Remote |
The Art-Net protocol includes Art-Net Remote. In this way, you can use a console for example to access certain software features remotely.
|▪||»sACN Input |
Receive Streaming ACN [E1.31] data for remote control.
|▪||»MIDI-IN Configuration |
MIDI controllers are an accessible and popular way to trigger the software. Learn how to configure your MIDI device in this section.
|▪||»Blackmagic Design |
Use live signal capturing with the help of capture cards from this manufacturer.
|▪||»CAST BlackTrax |
Use the real-time, vision-based tracking system in combination with MADRIX 5.
MADRIX 5 supports CITP. This is a useful feature when controlling MADRIX 5 remotely, especially when using it in a combination with a lighting desk.
The GamePort is a device port to connect 3rd-party controllers.
|▪||»MA Lighting MA-Net |
The MA-Net protocol is the direct connection to MA Lighting products that support MA-Net.
|▪||»NewTek NDI |
NewTek NDI allows you to send or receive video or output streams over network.
|▪||»Remote HTTP |
MADRIX 5 offers remote control with every internet browser. An internal web server is implemented in the software and can be started if required to gain external access.
Spout allows you to share videos and output streams among different tools on the same system.