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Offline Xenia

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pixel matrix setup question
« on: September 25, 2017, 01:57:57 PM »
I am doing a 32 high by 70 wide pixel matrix this year by converting last years mega tree.  I will use an F16v3 and expansion board to power the matrix.  The idea was to run 32 strings horizontally for 70 pixels.  I decided recently that based on where the matrix is going I need to run the strings vertically with cabling at the top.  My plan now is use the 32 strings in an down/up zig zag and cut the strings at 64 pixels.  I will then use 6 strings of 96 pixels in a down/up/down configuration to complete the matrix.  Finally my question.  Xlights will not set up in this configuration, if I setup the strings on the Falcon  and just set Xlights to 70 strings of 32 starting at the top left, will this configuration show correctly in Xlights?

Offline Emuney18

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Re: pixel matrix setup question
« Reply #1 on: September 25, 2017, 05:51:13 PM »
Xlights should do an up down configuration you just need to change the right settings.  This is described in the matrix section of the manual


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