Group Control For Live Control

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This tutorial shows you how to use the Group Control during live operating in MADRIX 5.


Date: 06/2021
MADRIX Version: 5.4b (Created with)

Corresponding Video Tutorial: »Using The Group Control In Live Operation



In this tutorial we will work with the result of the tutorial »Layer Mapping With Fixture Groups.


In this tutorial we have to dim the maximum value for the fixture group PAR to 200 and the value for the fixture group Bar to 100. Furthermore we want to flash the PAR group at the end of this task.



To change the brightness of the Fixture Group we have to activate the Group Control view. Therefor we click the View button in the middle of the MADRIX user interface and select Group Control.




In the Group Control view we can find the dimmer slider for all previous create Fixture Groups.




According to our task we have to set the value for the Bar Fixture Group to 100.

To change the value of a Fixture Group we have the possibility to move the slider to the desired value or enter the value at the Edit field below the Fixture Group.




We also have to change the value for the BAR Fixture Group to 200.


Note: The visual result of dimming a Fixture Group will be only displayed in the Main Output Preview.




When we have a look at our task we have to flash the PAR Fixture Group. To flash a Fixture Group we have to click the Group Name button below the slider.


Note: As long as the button is clicked the desired Fixture Group will be set to the maximum value. As soon as the button will be released the value will be postponed to the value before the flash was activated.




Congratulations! You have successfully learned how to work with the Group Control to change the brightness in MADRIX 5.


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