MagicQ Shortcuts


Saving / Loading

New show                            

Save show
                                

Load show                            

Save settings                        

Load settings                        

Save partial show 

Merge in show                      

Load archived backup

Export patch list                   

Import patch list                   

Import ASCII file                    

Reset console                      




 




SETUP <View Settings> <New Show>

SETUP <View Settings> <Save Show>


SETUP <View Settings> <Load Show>

SETUP <View Settings> <Save Setting>

SETUP <View Settings> <Import Settings>

SETUP <View Settings> <SHIFT +Export Show>

SETUP <View Settings> <SHIFT + Import Show>

SETUP <View Settings> <SHIFT + Load Backup>

PATCH <View Chans> <Export Heads>

PATCH <View Chans> <Import Heads>

PATCH <View Chans> <Import USITT>

SETUP, <SHIFT + QUIT>

Patching

Select head for patching   
      

Patch 1 head, next free address

Patch 5 heads, next free address

Patch 1 head, next free channel on universe 2

Patch 1 head at uni 1 address 1         

Patch 5 heads at uni 2 address 1       

Patch 5 heads at uni 2 address 1, start at head 100

Patch 5 heads with offset 20               

Patch after uni 3 address 50

Patch 5 heads at uni 7 address 2, head no. 201

Reselect heads                     

Edit patched head

Repatch selected heads without changing offset



PATCH <Choose Head>


1 <Patch it>

5 <Patch it>

1@2-1 <Patch it>

1@1-1 <Patch it>

5@2-1 <Patch it>

5@2-1*100 <Patch it>                           

5/20 <Patch it>

5@+3-50 <Patch it>

5@7–2*201

Cursor to head <SHIFT +Choose Head>

Cursor to head <SHIFT +Edit Head>

3-1/ ENTER

Select heads
Select head 1      
      

Sub Select element 2

Select heads 1 to 4               

Select heads 1 to 10, not 5  

Deselect all heads

Select all heads    

Reselect last heads after CLEAR        

Select Group 1      

Select Groups 1 to 4

Select Group via S button

Select All heads in Cue Playback       

Sub select 1st head               

Sub select 1st and 2nd head in group  

Sub select 3rd 4th and 5th head             

Select all heads using palette             

Sub select heads using palette and above 0%

Select heads active in Playback         

Select heads above 20% intensity      

Select heads above 20% intensity      

Select heads with 20% intensity

Change selection order      

Pair selection

Invert current sub selection of heads

Select all DUP elements

Odd/Even DUP elements

      
1 @@


.2 NEXT HEAD

1 THRU 4 @@

1 THRU 10 – 5 @@

0 @@

NEXT HEAD + PREV HEAD

ALL

1 * *

1 THRU 4 * *

GROUP + S of playback, select group with the selected PB no.

ALL + S of playback

1 NEXT HEAD

1 + 2 NEXT HEAD

3 THRU 5 NEXT HEAD

ALL + <Palette entry>            

NEXT HEAD + <Palette entry>

ALL + <S>

ALL + 20 ENTER

20 ALL + INT

ALL + @20 + ENTER

Keep ALL pressed

SHIFT + SINGLE or ALT + SINGLE

0 + NEXT HEAD

.> @@

. ODD/EVEN or . NEXT HEAD or . PREV HEAD

Lamp On / Lamp Off / Reset
Lamp On entire rig   
            

Lamp Off entire rig               

Lamp On selected heads    

Lamp Off selected heads     

Reset selected heads          

Lamp on selected heads     

Lamp off selected heads     

Reset selected heads          


MACRO <Lamp on all>

MACRO <Lamp off all>

SHIFT + LOCATE

CTRL + SHIFT + LOCATE

CTRL + LOCATE

<select head> *++

<select head> *--

<select head> *//

Setting intensities

Set head 1 to 100%              

Set head 1 to 50%

Set heads 1 to 4 to 100%     

Set head 1 +10%                   

Set head 1 –1%     

Set head 1 to 50% time 3 secs            

Heads 1 to 10, 100% split delays 4s to 1s, 1s fade

Set head 1 to 100% using keyboard   

Set heads 1 to 4 to 100% using keyboard

Set heads 1 to 4 @ 50%, all others at 0%

Select 2nd element from head 1>10 at 50%

Select 1st till 3th element from head 1>10 at 50%

PC Keyboard THRU = ‘>’

Set DMX channel 1-50 @ FULL



1 @ FULL (Also 1 FULL)

1 @ 50 ENTER


1 THRU 4 @ FULL

1 @ + 10 ENTER

1 @ - 01 ENTER

1 @ 50 / 3 ENTER

1 > 10 @ FULL / 4 > 0 / 1

1 @ #

1 > 4 @ #               

1 > 4 @ 50 - -

1>10.2 @50

1>10.1>3 @50

FULL = ‘#’

*1-50@FULL

FX

Add FX
                                                                      

Convert chase to FX                                            

Force Cue to have no FX                                    



Select heads, FX <ADD FX>


CUE STK <SHIFT + Make FX>

Select heads <Add FX 0 Size>

Playback

Step through Cue
                                                 

Step back up Cue                                 

Go to next step without time                               

Go back a step without time                

Reassert Playback                                

Take manual control of Playback                       

Change chase / FX speed live                            

Go to Cue ID 2                                                      

Release Playback with 3 sec time                       

Release all Playbacks                                          

Release all test Playbacks/Cues/Stacks             

Relase all playbacks in hold over

Enter/exit Blind with 3 sec time                           

Make Cue Stack default all pages

Transfer a Cue Stack to other playback             



>


|| (also SHIFT + >)

>>

<<

<<S> + FLASH button>

<S + move manual fader>

<S + turn encoder X>

<S> 2 ENTER

<S> 3 <REL>

SHIFT + RELEASE

CTRL + RELEASE

ALT + RELEASE

3 <BLIND>

Change to Page 1, PLAYBACK, <Default Cue Stack> (soft button D)

SHIFT + SEL – select source – select target

Loading Values into the Programmer

Default all attribs  
                                                 

Default position attribs                                         

Default colour attribs                                            

Default beam attribs                                              

Default intensity attribs                                        

Make active all atttribs                                          

Make active pos attribs                                        

Make active colour attribs                                    

Make active beam attribs                                      

Make active int attribs                                          

Load Cue from Playback                                      

Load Cue ID 2                                                       

Load Cue at 40%                                                  

Load Cue at current level                                     

Load entire state of Cue                                       

Load selected heads                                           

Load from DMX

Load Hard Valus in Programmer                        

Snapshot output cues                                          

Snapshot active values

Snapshot selected heads                                   



Select heads, LOCATE


Select heads <POS + LOCATE>

Select heads <COLOR + LOCATE>

Select heads <BEAM + LOCATE>

Select heads <INT + LOCATE>

Select heads, <* + SET>

Select heads, <POS + SET>

Select heads, <COLOR + SET>

Select heads, <BEAM + SET>

Select heads, <INT + SET>

INC <S>

2 INC <S>

@ 40 INC <S>

@ INC <S>

ALL + INCLUDE

<SHIFT + INC> <Selected Only> <S>

Select heads, <CTRL + INC> ENTER

* + INC

PROG, <Snapshot>

THRU RECORD

* + SET

Removing values from the Programmer

Clear all values                                                     


Clear with 3 sec time                                            

Clear selected heads                                           

Clear to default vals             

Clear to zero value                                             

Remove attrib                                                        

Remove attrib                                                        

Remove position attribs                                      

Remove colour attribs                                          

Remove beam attribs                                            

Remove intensity attribs                                      

Remove all attribs

Make attrib hard value

Make attrib hard value

Make position attribs hard value                        

Make colour attribs hard value                            

Make beam attribs hard value                                              

Make intensity attribs hard value                        

Make all attribs hard value

                                               



CLEAR


3 CLEAR

Select heads, SHIFT + CLEAR

CTRL + CLEAR

SHIFT + CTRL + CLEAR

<REMOVE + turn encoder>

<soft button + REMOVE>

<POS + REMOVE>

<COLOR + REMOVE>

<BEAM + REMOVE>

<INT + REMOVE>

<* + REMOVE>

<INCLUDE + turn encoder>

<soft button + INCLUDE>

<POS + INCLUDE>

<COLOR + INCLUDE>

<BEAM + INCLUDE>

<INT + INCLUDE>

<* + INCLUDE>

                             
Recording Cues

Record Cue on Playback                                     

Record Cue ID 2.5                 
               

Record Cue to current Playback                         

Record to Playback 2                                           

Record to Cue ID 2.5 Playback 2                        

Record sel heads only                                        

Record selected only                                          

Record sel attribs                                                 

Record merge                                                       

Record remove                                                     

Record remove selected head only                   

Record remove to a range of cues                     

Record entire state of programmer                    

Record Merge current Cue                  

Record Merge current Cue                  

Record merge selected head only                     

Record merging to a range of cues                   

Record Cue Only                                 

Record Selected Heads                                       

Record Snapshot                                 

Recording into the current cue

Head at 50% into current cue

Head +10% into current cue

Head at 50% into all cues

Head +10% into all cues                      



RECORD <S>

2.5 RECORD <S>

RECORD ENTER

RECORD 2 ENTER

RECORD 2 / 2.5 ENTER

<SHIFT + RECORD> <Sel Only> <S>

Hold * and press REC

<SHIFT + RECORD>, select attribs, <S>

<+ + RECORD> <S>

<- + RECORD> <S>

Hold * and - and press REC

RECORD REMOVE x THRU y <S>

ALL + RECORD

<S> + REC

REC then UPDATE

Hold * and + and press REC

RECORD MERGE x THRU y <S>

/ + REC

* + REC

THRU + REC

REC 0 ENTER

<S> head  no.@50

<S> head  no.@+10

<S> head  no.@50 THRU

<S> head  no.@+10 THRU

Editing Cues
Edit in Programmer  
                                            

Record merge                                                       

Rec merge all Cue Stack                                      

Rec remove all Cue Stack                                    

Remove Cue Stack                                               

Remove Cue ID 2.5                                               

Remove level current cue                                    

Copy Playback                                                     

Copy Playback unlinked                                     

Remove intensity from Cue                 

                                                                               

Copy Cues                                                            

Move Cues                                                            

Copy Cue to end of Cue Stack                            

Copy multiple Cues

Copy heads data

Copy heads in Cues

Set cue to current timecode                                 


INC <S>, make change, UPDATE


Change vals in Prog, <S> + REC>

<SHIFT + REC> <Record Merge> <S>

<SHIFT + REC> <Record Remove> <S>

REMOVE <S>

REMOVE 2.5 <S>

<S> <head number> @.. ENTER

COPY source <S> dest <S>

<SHIFT + COPY> source <S> dest <S>

Keep S-button and enter level ..

Example 1@.. ENTER

COPY <from Cue ID> @ <to Cue ID>

MOVE <from Cue ID> @ <to Cue ID>                  

COPY <Cue ID> @

COPY <from Cue ID> THRU <from Cue ID> @ <to Cue ID>

<from head no> COPY <to head no> ENTER

COPY <from head no> @ <to head no>

Hold +  and COPY

Or SHIFT + COPY and select COPY HEADS option

Or Press COPY HEADS from Copy toolbar

SET/

Palettes
Record Palette                                                      

Re-record Palette              
                                   

Name Palette                                                         

Name Palette (no keyboard)                

Edit Palette                                                            

Play Palette with 3 secs                                       

Play Palette with 3 secs fanned

Play Palette with 3 secs reverse fan

Play Palette with 3 secs into centre fan

Play Palette with 3 secs centre out fan

Play Palette with 3 secs Random fan

Use last fan timing                               

Play Palette fan fade 0 to 3s                

Play fan delay 0 to 3s, 1s fade                            

Copy Palettes to Playback                                   

Set Icon for a palette                            


Select heads, REC, select item

Select heads, REC, select item


Type name, SET

SET SET, type name, sel item

Select heads, INC,select item, make changes, UPDATE

3 select item

3 * select item

3 * / select item

3 * + select item

3 * - select item

3 * . select item

*

0 THRU 3 select item

0 THRU 3 / 1 select item

<SHIFT + cursor> to select Palettes, COPY <S>

SHIFT + SET, choose palette, choose icon

Information Windows

Extra Output Info Windows

Output Window 16bit values                               

Programmer Info Window                                   

Cue Stack Info Window

Execute Windows                                

Send text message                                               

Send text with delay 10 sec, 20sec visible         

Send text with delay 0 sec, stay visible

Net Session

Resync SLAVE console       

               



1 OUT     2 OUT   3 OUT


OUT <View heads> CTRL + SHIFT

CTRL + PROG or 2 PROG

CTRL + CUE STACK or 2 CUE STACK

1 EXEC   2 EXEC   3 EXEC

!<delay>,<show length>!message

!10,20!message

!0,0!message



Hold cursor left + cursor right, press SET

Wing / Keypad short cuts

Select position palette                                         

Select colour palette                                            

Select beam palette                                              

Select position palette 4                                      

Select colour palette 5                                         

Select position 4 time 5 secs                              

Select position 4 time 5 secs fan                        

Default intensity attribs                                        

Make active intensity attribs                

Remove intensity attribs                                      


<POS + <S>>


<COLOR + <S>>

<BEAM + <S>>

POS 4 ENTER

COLOR 5 ENTER

POS 4 / 5 ENTER

POS 4 / 5 * ENTER

<ALL + LOCATE>

<ALL + SET>

<ALL + REMOVE>

Console
Start up   
                                                               

Shut down                                                             

Soft reset                                                               

Calibrate touch screen                                         

Hard reset                                                             

Hard power off                      

Reset Graphics    

Shut Down console             

Lock/unlock console                                           

Console lights on/off           

Backlight display off            

Home on Compact Consoles

End on Compact Consoles

Enter/exit test mode




Home on Compact consoles              

End on Compact console

Home on MQ500

End on MQ500                                                     


Start button on rear


SETUP, <QUIT>

SETUP, <SHIFT + QUIT>

SETUP, <View Settings> <Cal Touch> or <CNTRL>+SET

Hold rear reset button 5 seconds

Hold rear reset button 15 seconds

SHIFT + DBO

CTRL + DBO

<CTRL + SOFT button Encoder A>

<CTRL + SOFT button Encoder B>

SHIFT + BLIND

ALT LAYOUT 1

ALT LAYOUT 3

<SHIFT + SHIFT> for MQ100-300 consoles
<ALT + CTRL + SHIFT> for MQ40/MQ60/MQ70/MQ80/MQ500

Type test  and press <CTRL + SHIFT> for PC

ALT + Lay 1

ALT + Lay 3

ALT + HEAD

ALT + TIME

Cue Stack Macros

Activate Playback

Activate Playback with level                                

Run Keyboard Macro                                           

Release Playback                                 

Activate Playback 100%                                       

Release Playback 0%                                           

Go Playback                                                         

Stop Playback                                                       

Choose Playback                                                 

Set level last Cue Stack activated                       

Set level current Playback                                   

Set level of this Playback                                     

Jump to Cue id current Playback                        

Activates Cue Stack (Stack Store)                       

Releases Cue Stack (Stack Store)                      

Change Page                                                        

Open view (window layout)                

Set decoded time code                                        

Enable/disable external time code gen                              

Set current time code (gen only)                        

Set current time code (internal)

Activate Playback 18 on wing 1                          

Go on Playbacks 3 to 5                                       

Set the level of Playback 6 to 60%

Release held over Cue Stacks for this playback

Release all held Over Cue Stacks                      

Lamp on all heads                                               

Reset all heads                                                     

Lamp off all heads                                

Kill screen save command                                  

Enable zone x                                                       

Disable zone x                                                      



A <Playback no>


A <Playback no> / <Level>

B <Macro no> (0 = stop all macros)

R <Playback no>

T <Playback no>   

U <Playback no>

G <Playback no>/<Cue ID>/<Option> 1=preload

S <Playback no>

C <Playback no>

K <Level>

L <Level>

M <Level>

J <Cue Id>             

E <Qid from Stack Store>/<Level>

F <Qid from Stack Store>

P <Page no> (0 is next)

V <View no>

O <Time code>

W <Enable>  (1 enable, 0 dis)

Q <Time code> e.g. Q100

I <Time Code> e.g. I100

A1-18

G3THRU5

C6L60

R999

R1000

H1

H2

H3

H4

H5/x

H6/x

Select Window
Cue window positioned on attribute

Open Cue Stack Window current playback

Open Cue Stack Options Window current playback

Open Cue Window current playback 

Close all Windows

Bring all Windows to internal screen

               


Keep S-button pressed and press Pos, Beam, Col, Int or FX button


Double click S-button playback

Triple click S-button playback

SHIFT+ Double click S-button playback

SHIFT + CLOSE

SHIFT + EXT (typ 0 and SHIFT + EXT on Compact consoles)

MQ500 Shortcuts
Change Execute buttons function Toggle Windows between monitors


Resize Windows using touch screen


SHIFT + NEXT/PREV Page ALT + SETUP


ALT + Touch and Drag

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