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Disabling Windows Update

In some venues that are connected to the Internet it is not desirable from the computer to automatically shutdown to install updates from Microsoft. This Windows feature can be disabled by adding the a DWORD value of ‘NoAutoUpdate = 1″ to the registry key...

Auto Starting Artist in Windows 8

With Windows 8.1, the shortcut method of starting Artist at Windows start up no longer works as expected. The best way to start Artist automatically in Windows 8.1 is to add a task to the Windows Task Scheduler. In future version of Artist you will be able...

Create a 3D fixture group

Introduction This applies to Artist3D versions only. This example creates a 3D LED block using LED tubes with 16 pixels. Twenty of these are arranged in a 4 x 5 rectangle and suspended from the ceiling. This is really too small an array for...

Simple ArtNet Setup

This procedure sets up one 8 port XNet interface on Artnet. Computer Setup Set the IP address of the Ethernet port on the Artist computer to 2.0.0.1 and the sub-net mask to 255.0.0.0Start ArtistRight-click Navigator/Resources/Interface Manager/Artnet and select...