MIDI Control and MIDI Mapping in SoundSwitch:
SoundSwitch empowers you to map a variety of functions to your DJ controller or MIDI device, providing you with precise control over your lighting shows. Here's how to get started with MIDI control and mapping in SoundSwitch:
1. Connecting Your MIDI Device:
- Begin by plugging in your MIDI device into your computer.
- Open SoundSwitch to prepare for MIDI control configuration.
- Locate the "MIDI" button at the top right-hand corner of the screen and click on it.
2. Accessing MIDI Settings:
- Clicking the "MIDI" button will open the MIDI settings screen, which is where you'll configure your MIDI mappings.
3. Mapping Functions:
- On the main screen of SoundSwitch, you'll find various buttons and sliders that can be mapped to your MIDI device. These buttons can also be controlled using your mouse or trackpad.
- Connected MIDI devices are displayed on the left-hand side of the screen.
Note: If your MIDI device isn't visible, close SoundSwitch, reconnect your MIDI hardware, and relaunch SoundSwitch to ensure it's recognized.
4. Mapping Controls:
- To map a control, right-click on the button or slider within SoundSwitch that you want to map.
- SoundSwitch will indicate that it's ready to receive MIDI input.
5. Activating the Mapping:
- Next, press, twist, or move a pad, slider, or knob on your MIDI device to establish the mapping.
- You'll then see information about the device, channel, and key displayed for the function you're mapping.
6. Confirmation of Mapping:
- The control button will be highlighted in blue to indicate that it has been successfully mapped to your MIDI device.
7. Clearing a Mapping:
- To clear a mapping, right-click on the button to disarm it, and then press Enter/Return or clear the mapping.
With this feature, you can have precise control over your lighting shows using your MIDI device, enhancing your performance and lighting effects. If you have any questions or need further assistance with MIDI control and mapping in SoundSwitch, feel free to reach out to our support team. We're here to help you make the most of this powerful feature..