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megamusicmont
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Help with DMX interface and Freestyler

Post by megamusicmont » May 8th, 2019, 1:14 pm

Hello everyone,

first of all i would like to say thanks for this wonderful software!
I'm new into lighting entertainment, and also on this forum. I found some site online that teaches how to make USB dongle using FDTI protocol and i successfully made it to work with Freestyler.

Few weeks ago i ordered a DMX doongle from highlite.com and i cant make it to work with Freestyler. I tried changing port, changing manufacturer in setup but nothing.

I was hoping that someone on this forum could help me to setup this device with Freestyler. This is the device: https://www.highlite.com/en/50051-quick-dmx-d512.html

Thank you in advance! :fs:



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Re: Help with DMX interface and Freestyler

Post by Rod_Horning » May 13th, 2019, 12:34 pm

If you have tried all of the supported interfaces then I suggest you follow the link to The Bug Tracker and open a request to modify Freestyler to support your interface. If you need this to work in the near future you will need to obtain one of the supported interfaces.

DreNL
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Re: Help with DMX interface and Freestyler

Post by DreNL » May 16th, 2019, 5:48 pm

Honestly, it took me about 10 seconds to read this in the end of the page:

Please note that Quick DMX USB dongle only works with Quick DMX software.

So I am sorry to say that it probably will not work with FS.

I keep running on 2 cheap uDMX dongles from aliexpress and they work like a charm. Use them in combination with aliexpress Wifi DMX sticks and speed is impressive. Cheap but good.

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