Art-Net Configuration Quick Start

Art-Net Configuration Quick Start
GUIDE FOR SETTING UP AXON HD PRO:
ART-NET CONTROL & CITP CONFIGURATION
Please follow the basic network configuration as shown in diagram below.
Once all network connections are complete, first power ON Router.
Once Router is ON, power ON/Boot HOG 4 Console and Axon HD Pros
*NOTE: The Axon HD Pro will automatically obtain an IP address from the Router at boot-up.
On HOG 4: This example uses ONE Axon HD Pro with ONE Graphics Output (1)
Launch New Show.
Add and Patch the following fixtures:
ONE Axon HD Global
TEN Axon HD Graphics
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On HOG 4:
Go into the Control Panel; SETUP > Control Panel > Fixture-net
Select the option for Obtain an IP address using DHCP
Press Apply.
Reboot the HOG 4. This allows HOG 4 to accept an IP address from the Router.
Once the HOG 4 has re-booted; Launch Existing Show.
Once in the Show; configure your Art-Net Outputs.
SETUP > Network; this will open the Network Window:
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Go in to the Settings for the #1 DP8000. This is done by Right-Clicking on the ‘1’ under DMX Processor, and
selecting the ‘Settings’ option.
This will open the DMX Processor 8000 Settings Window.
Select the Art-Net Outputs Tab.
DISABLE any Art-Net Outputs you are not using by pressing the RED X.
The # 1 on the left side of the window is the DMX universe the Axon HD is patched to. (Universe 1 in this example)
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On Axon HD Pro OR Windows Computer running CMA:
Launch Content Management Application (CMA).
Go into the Menu Settings of the Axon.
Select the Server Tab.
Under Output 1:
Assign Correct DMX Start Channel.
Select Source: Art-Net.
Protocol: HD; Layers 10
Click Apply.
Go to the Art-Net & I/O Tab.
Change the Art-Net 1 Subnet to match the Art-net Sub-net on HOG 4
Change the Art-Net 1 Universe to match the Art-net Universe on HOG 4.
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On HOG 4:
Test AND confirm you have control of Axon HD Pro from the HOG 4 via Art-Net.
Select the Global Layer @ FULL
Select the Graphic Layer 1 @ FULL
Open Media Picker; PIG+OPEN+BEAM
Select a Media File.
Confirm the Axon is outputting the media content.
***ONLY WHEN THE AXON HD PRO IS SUCESSFULLY CONTROLED WITH ART-NET, CITP MAY BE CONFIGURED***
On HOG 4:
Confirm that CITP is enabled. NOTE: This should be enabled by default.
SETUP > Network > DMX Processor 8000 Settings
Go to the CITP Tab.
Confirm that Enabled is CHECKED.
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On HOG 4:
Go in to the Fixture Window; SETUP > Patch.
Using the Numeric Keys on the HOG 4; select the first Graphic Layer.
In this Example: Press 11; ENTER
Press the Patch Media button, located at the top of the Fixture Window.
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This will open the Patch Media Window.
IF the Network configuration is correct AND the Axon HD is being control by Art-Net; The Axon with its IP address
will be listed here.
Select the Axon and press OK.
This should automatically begin the CITP sync process.
**NOTE: If the sync process does not automatically begin; press the Refresh Media Button located in the Fixture
Window.
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Open the Media Picker.
PIG+OPEN+BEAM
The Green Sync Icon should be spinning.
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