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allen_heath_xone_k2 [2018/06/08 07:37]
be.ing [Mixxx mapping]
allen_heath_xone_k2 [2019/03/05 13:34] (current)
mixxx_wiki [Troubleshooting] https link and more streamlined text with page info
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 TODO: make labelled diagrams and a video demonstrating the mapping TODO: make labelled diagrams and a video demonstrating the mapping
 ===== Setup ===== ===== Setup =====
 +**Requirement**:​ The Xone K2 must have Latching Layers turned off, which is the default. Refer to the [[https://​allen-heath.com/​media/​Xone+K2_UG_AP8509_2.pdf|Xone K2 manual]] page 12 for details. The K1 does not have Latching Layers.
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 This mapping can used with one or multiple Xone K2s/K1s. Multiple Xone K2s/K1s can be connected to each other via X-Link with one of them connected to the computer via USB. Alternatively,​ when using 2 K2s/K1s, they can both be connected with their own USB cable and this same mapping can be loaded for each. This mapping can used with one or multiple Xone K2s/K1s. Multiple Xone K2s/K1s can be connected to each other via X-Link with one of them connected to the computer via USB. Alternatively,​ when using 2 K2s/K1s, they can both be connected with their own USB cable and this same mapping can be loaded for each.
  
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   * Channel 9 (I): four effect units ordered 3 1 2 4   * Channel 9 (I): four effect units ordered 3 1 2 4
   * Channel 8 (H): four effect units ordered 1 2 3 4   * Channel 8 (H): four effect units ordered 1 2 3 4
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-If you are using K2s, they must have Latching Layers turned off, which is the default (the K1 does not have Latching Layers). Refer to the [[http://​www.allen-heath.com/​media/​Xone+K2_UG_AP8509_2.pdf|Xone K2/K1 product manual from Allen & Heath]] for details. 
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 ===== Global controls ===== ===== Global controls =====
 These are available on any configuration with decks, but not the 4 effect unit layout. These are available on any configuration with decks, but not the 4 effect unit layout.
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 ===== Troubleshooting ==== ===== Troubleshooting ====
-If your K2 switches between 3 layers (amber, red, and green) instead of 2 (amber and red only) and supershift does not work, make sure Latching Layers is turned off. Refer to the [[http://www.allen-heath.com/​media/​Xone+K2_UG_AP8509_2.pdf|Xone K2 product ​manual ​from Allen & Heath]] for details.+If your K2 switches between 3 layers (amber, red, and green) instead of 2 (amber and red only) and supershift does not work, make sure Latching Layers is turned off. Refer to the [[https://​allen-heath.com/​media/​Xone+K2_UG_AP8509_2.pdf|Xone K2 manual]] ​page 12 for details.
  
 ====== Known issues ====== ====== Known issues ======
 There are a few known issues with the Xone K2/K1 firmware. First, there is no way for Mixxx to ask the controller about the positions of all the knobs and faders when Mixxx starts, so they are out of sync with the state of Mixxx until they are first moved. Also, when the USB connection is interrupted and the controller stays powered on, such as leaving the controller plugged into a powered USB hub and disconnecting the hub from the computer, the controller will not send MIDI input until it is powered down (unplugged) and plugged back in. If you would like these issues to be fixed, please let [[https://​www.allen-heath.com/​support/​|Allen & Heath Support]] know. There are a few known issues with the Xone K2/K1 firmware. First, there is no way for Mixxx to ask the controller about the positions of all the knobs and faders when Mixxx starts, so they are out of sync with the state of Mixxx until they are first moved. Also, when the USB connection is interrupted and the controller stays powered on, such as leaving the controller plugged into a powered USB hub and disconnecting the hub from the computer, the controller will not send MIDI input until it is powered down (unplugged) and plugged back in. If you would like these issues to be fixed, please let [[https://​www.allen-heath.com/​support/​|Allen & Heath Support]] know.
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