MIDI triggers of Quickshow cues, rtc.

Discussion in 'Lasershow Designer QuickShow' started by gray b, May 28, 2011.

  1. gray b

    gray b New Member

    Hi,

    This is my first forum access. I have a Cakewalk Sonar X1 Producer installation. At present most lighting is on/off, triggered by a homegrown MIDI controller via MIDI thru a Roland UM-3G 3x3 USB interface. Have just bought an RGB animation laser + QUickshow to run it. The manual makes reference to MIDI but it's a bit confusing as how to provide MIDI triggers for Quickshow :)cues, etc. Could anyone point me in the right direction? I love my new system but I do need to synchronise Quickshow changes to Sonar X1. Thanks
     
  2. smokeAndMirrors

    smokeAndMirrors Well-Known Member

    To make this work you need to find a MIDI loopback device - google for an appropriate one, install it, and select it as an output device in Sonar and an input device in Quickshow. Then your sequencer can drive QS.
     
  3. gray b

    gray b New Member

    MIDI triggers of Quickshow

    Many hanks for your assistance. Loaded loopbe1 and set up as required. Both apps see the virtual ports. Will complete testing shortly.
     

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