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Title: Luminair latency last night
Post by: Debbie Dunkley on January 25, 2015, 10:52:18 am
I am sure this has come up before but I couldn't find a thread on the subject. I have been running Luminair with my iPad, enttec art net dongle and router very successfully till last night.
I set everything up as usual, and from FOH I did a quick run through of my programs but I noticed the latency was easily up to 6 or 7 seconds!!! It was crazy…. I have had slight latency before - easy to hide - but this was extreme.
I moved the router and walked closer and closer to it till the latency had gone.
I ended up with my iPad DIRECTLY ON TOP OF THE ROUTER - WHAT???
I simply could not get it to function unless my iPad was literally sitting on my router.
Hubby ran sound and I had to sit stage side to do lights which wasn't a problem but it is hardly the point.
I did notice a few more available networks at the venue on my iPad when I connected to my router but I can't see this making enough difference to reduce down my available distance to zero.
I keep my router and art net dongle secured in a case both powered up to a small extension cord in the case and all I have to do is open up the case, plug in the mains, connect my DMX cable and thats it. So I have a nice simple plug and play system for my lights but I don't know enough about the router, wifi side of things so I was hoping someone could help me avoid this happening again.
Because the way the program is designed, the system continues to work if the iPad is disconnected, so maybe although the lights stayed on, it was constantly disconnecting???
Title: Re: Luminair latency last night
Post by: Jano Svitok on January 26, 2015, 11:00:58 am
Hi,

few ideas:

- position of the antenna - you need to have as few obstructions in line of sight between you (ipad) and the antenna as possible. I think you know this from wireless microphones. it's the same -- human bodies, metal objects, walls, etc. It's best to put the antenna somewhere up.

- channel - in the 2.4 GHz band there are 13 (maybe 11, depends on country) partially overlapping channels (see http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_WLAN_channels). Choose one that is least crowded. Use wifi scanner app to see which channels are crowded. Take signal strength in account. For android I use http://a.farproc.com/wifi-analyzer
Do the scan before and during the event (so that if you see that the situation dramatically changed, you can take some precautions). Do a scan on the stage and at FOH since the situation may be different if they are distant enough.

- router security: hide the router SSID so that you avoid all smartphones in the venue trying to connect to your router which eats up CPU on the router (and also bandwidth).

- you may prefer 5 GHz router since it's more expensive thus less people have it (so far...)


- another possible cause: router CPU was maxed. In this case router restart may help, and perhaps check if newer firmware doesn't fix something related.

Disclaimer: I only started to use wifi for lights, so this is more or less theory. I can't tell you how much stations is too much, what signal strenght is enough, etc.
Title: Re: Luminair latency last night
Post by: John L Nobile on January 26, 2015, 11:13:38 am
The first thing to try is restart the router and iPad. You didn't say that you tried that. You also didn't mention what router that you are using. I find DLink routers need to be restarted a lot.

I know it sounds like a copout to tell people to fix problems by restarting but I've had an IT day job for a few years now and restarting things is always the first thing I do now. It fixes a lot of problems.
Title: Re: Luminair latency last night
Post by: Tom Bourke on January 26, 2015, 01:00:34 pm
If you do a Google search on apple wifi problems you will find a significant number of problems that can happen with an update or even at random.  As far as I can tell there are about a dozen various hardware or software problems that can happen and each may or may not have a fix.  These are not user error.  These are real bugs in the network stack that apple will not usually admit to.  I think they can get away with it because less than 5% of users run into these problems.

Solutions include doing a network reset in the settings menu, a couple of different restart procedures where you hold one or both of the buttons for various times.  There are also settings related to security type, passwords, MAC address filtering and other security features you may need to change on the router.

Spend some quality time with google and see if any of the problems fit your situation.  Include your router type in some of the searches.  I have on ipod touch that will not connect to some routers.  I have gone so far as to do a full firmware and OS replacement and no joy.  However my problem is different from your problem.  I just happen to find all these problems and fixes while trying to solve mine.
Title: Re: Luminair latency last night
Post by: Robert Lofgren on January 26, 2015, 01:18:55 pm
Do not hide the ssid. In venues with hundreds of wifi clients this will cause performance degredation.
Title: Re: Luminair latency last night
Post by: Debbie Dunkley on January 26, 2015, 03:37:59 pm
Thank you for your suggestions.

Jano: …..line of sight regarding antenna. I could stand right next to it less than 3 feet away and it still did not work without latency. That is why I had to literally - and I mean literally - stand the iPad on top of the router. Only then did it work and it worked flawlessly. This is what seemed a little ridiculous to me.
The channel scan thing. I have never done one - do not really know how even though some good folks here have told me this regarding my iems. I have NEVER been close to having any problems so I have not been scanning for channels. I probably need some guidance as to how.
Hiding the SSID - again not sure how to.
The router I use for my QU16 is dual band Cisco (Linksys) - which has been excellent from day 1 - and it even disconnected 3 or 4 times same night. However, this little router I use for lights is an old Linksys  I already owned from years back and I figured I could  put it to good use for my lights. It is only 2.4Ghz so maybe time for an upgrade there. It has been working great till now at different venues similar to this one.

John: Sorry I should have mentioned that I restarted everything more than once. I always do if I encounter problems with wifi so I suppose I didn't think to mention it.

Tom: I suppose I know enough when it comes to wifi sound and wifi lights to get things working and running nicely but I really do not know much about the whole wifi, router, security type, address thing. I get very intimidated by it all so I suppose I have chosen to ignore what I do not know because I have not had any issues till now.

Robert: Unsure as to how to hide it anyway  ???

Bear in mind, yesterday I tried the same setup at home and it worked flawlessly so everything is still communicating as it should. It was obviously something related to the venue, crowded wifi whatever but it still seems really weird to me that I could place the iPad 12 inches from the router and it did not work properly - yet placed on top of the router - 100% function.

I wish I'd had the time to switch out the routers to see if the 5Ghz router I use for mu QU16 would have worked but it wasn't an option.
Title: Re: Luminair latency last night
Post by: Tommy Peel on January 26, 2015, 04:56:31 pm
Debbie have you tried running lights and sound from the same router? I would think a dual band router would have the bandwidth to handle both. That would also mean one less WiFi network clogging the airwaves.
Title: Re: Luminair latency last night
Post by: Debbie Dunkley on January 26, 2015, 05:13:52 pm
Debbie have you tried running lights and sound from the same router? I would think a dual band router would have the bandwidth to handle both. That would also mean one less WiFi network clogging the airwaves.

Good idea Tom…….Ironically that is what I would have done in the first place but I remember reading an article back when I first set up the wifi lights suggesting it would be better to keep the 2 separated. Cant remember what reason was given and I never questioned this because I had both routers at that time anyway so no extra expense.
But I could definitely at least try the QU16 router next gig and see how I get on. Thanks for the suggestion….
Title: Re: Luminair latency last night
Post by: Tommy Peel on January 26, 2015, 05:34:26 pm
Good idea Tom…….Ironically that is what I would have done in the first place but I remember reading an article back when I first set up the wifi lights suggesting it would be better to keep the 2 separated. Cant remember what reason was given and I never questioned this because I had both routers at that time anyway so no extra expense.
But I could definitely at least try the QU16 router next gig and see how I get on. Thanks for the suggestion….

Maybe it'll work; no guarantees though, I'm not an expert. Another thing, you might check the firmware on the routers; the one where I work used to require reboots every couple of weeks but after upgrading to the newest firmware I almost never have to reboot it. That said I wouldn't mess with the main one if it's working well; if it isn't broke......
Title: Re: Luminair latency last night
Post by: Jerome Malsack on January 26, 2015, 06:01:35 pm
One thing that may help is using Inssider

http://www.inssider.com/downloads/

This will show you the various wifi's that are at the venue and the signal strengths.  The channels 1 to 13 that were in use and then you can compare with your show wifi settings. 
Title: Re: Luminair latency last night
Post by: Jerome Malsack on January 26, 2015, 06:07:11 pm
It could have been a building (venue) router in conflict with the show routing.   

Also remember in wireless that two systems need to be separated by roughly a wave length.  So you may want to see about placing them 20 inchs apart,  No closer than 10 inchs minimum.  The higher in the sky the better. 
Title: Re: Luminair latency last night
Post by: Lee Buckalew on January 26, 2015, 10:30:44 pm
I am sure this has come up before but I couldn't find a thread on the subject. I have been running Luminair with my iPad, enttec art net dongle and router very successfully till last night.
I set everything up as usual, and from FOH I did a quick run through of my programs but I noticed the latency was easily up to 6 or 7 seconds!!! It was crazy…. I have had slight latency before - easy to hide - but this was extreme.
I moved the router and walked closer and closer to it till the latency had gone.
I ended up with my iPad DIRECTLY ON TOP OF THE ROUTER - WHAT???
I simply could not get it to function unless my iPad was literally sitting on my router.
Hubby ran sound and I had to sit stage side to do lights which wasn't a problem but it is hardly the point.
I did notice a few more available networks at the venue on my iPad when I connected to my router but I can't see this making enough difference to reduce down my available distance to zero.
I keep my router and art net dongle secured in a case both powered up to a small extension cord in the case and all I have to do is open up the case, plug in the mains, connect my DMX cable and thats it. So I have a nice simple plug and play system for my lights but I don't know enough about the router, wifi side of things so I was hoping someone could help me avoid this happening again.
Because the way the program is designed, the system continues to work if the iPad is disconnected, so maybe although the lights stayed on, it was constantly disconnecting???

Since you say later on that you restarted the devices multiple times it may be safe to say that you didn't have a full buffer. 
It sounds from your description like this was interference.  This could be from other WiFi on the same channel or on an overlapping channel or from 2.4GHz mic systems or even from microwave ovens in a nearby kitchen.  Without being able to recreate it and track down a solution you may just have to wait until it happens again. 

Lee
Title: Re: Luminair latency last night
Post by: Debbie Dunkley on January 27, 2015, 09:33:26 am
Since you say later on that you restarted the devices multiple times it may be safe to say that you didn't have a full buffer. 
It sounds from your description like this was interference.  This could be from other WiFi on the same channel or on an overlapping channel or from 2.4GHz mic systems or even from microwave ovens in a nearby kitchen.  Without being able to recreate it and track down a solution you may just have to wait until it happens again. 

Lee

The kitchen was only a few feet away. I didn't realize microwaves could cause interference.
As it was the first time this had ever happened I will chalk it up to 'one of those things'. I'm definitely going to try my other router next time I get any issues and see if it helps.
Title: Re: Luminair latency last night
Post by: g'bye, Dick Rees on January 27, 2015, 09:45:00 am
The kitchen was only a few feet away. I didn't realize microwaves could cause interference.
As it was the first time this had ever happened I will chalk it up to 'one of those things'. I'm definitely going to try my other router next time I get any issues and see if it helps.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a53S9br5zGs
Title: Re: Luminair latency last night
Post by: Lee Buckalew on January 27, 2015, 10:04:00 am
The kitchen was only a few feet away. I didn't realize microwaves could cause interference.
As it was the first time this had ever happened I will chalk it up to 'one of those things'. I'm definitely going to try my other router next time I get any issues and see if it helps.

Microwave ovens, when running, will definitely output interference in the 2.4GHz range.

Lee
Title: Re: Luminair latency last night
Post by: Debbie Dunkley on January 27, 2015, 06:49:01 pm
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a53S9br5zGs

Just lovely……
Title: Re: Luminair latency last night
Post by: Debbie Dunkley on January 27, 2015, 06:54:38 pm
Microwave ovens, when running, will definitely output interference in the 2.4GHz range.

Lee

It was a crazy busy kitchen the whole time the band was playing so I wouldn't be surprised if that was it.

I spent a couple of hours today re-patching things. I now have my DMX art net node secured to the same shelf as my dual band router in my mixer rack and connected .
Just connect the DMX cable from the lights at the gig and ready to roll.  Hopefully it will reduce the number of problems I may encounter in the future…..
Thank you everyone for your help !!

…..At least if it happens again, I have eliminated one possible cause…..
Title: Re: Luminair latency last night
Post by: Cailen Waddell on January 27, 2015, 09:39:11 pm
Hey Debbie, since you have a Mac (I think I remember you saying that at some point), there is also this free software call lx console. (Creative name I know). It can send art net out the Ethernet port.  It's not as powerful as luminaire, and it isn't wireless, but in a pinch it will work where wifi will not.  Just a though for a contingency. 


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Title: Re: Luminair latency last night
Post by: Debbie Dunkley on January 27, 2015, 10:12:59 pm
Hey Debbie, since you have a Mac (I think I remember you saying that at some point), there is also this free software call lx console. (Creative name I know). It can send art net out the Ethernet port.  It's not as powerful as luminaire, and it isn't wireless, but in a pinch it will work where wifi will not.  Just a though for a contingency. 


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Thanks Cailen..yes I do have a mac and thanks for the heads-up.
Actually I take a small Chauvet controller with me as back up if I ever was totally unable to use wifi. It is very basic but would do the job.
On this occasion though, the reason I stayed with the wifi was because I would have had to sit stage side anyway using the hardwired controller and the iPad did work placed directly on top of the router. My Luminair program has all my scene changes the way I want them so it was the better option on this occasion.
Title: Re: Luminair latency last night
Post by: Mike Karseboom on January 31, 2015, 09:37:10 pm
 I am keen to know if you ever do find what the problem was/is.  That is because, like you, I have been running sound and lights wirelessly for a while now without any problems.  But I am concerned that I may be in La La Land and things have just been going well out of pure luck.


As part of my effort to streamline/minimize the overall rig I have been mixing sound and lights on a single iPad2 (ios6) using an X32 rack on V1.15 and the current version of Luminair.  All this is going through an older router (Linksys e2000) that by all accounts never was an exceptional performer.  I do run at 5gHz and often the case containing router and mixer are behind a wall and not directly visible from FOH.






Even with all these pitfalls I have not had any dropouts or latency issues with Luminair nor Xmix.  The only "delay" is after a 4-finger swipe to switch between sound and lighting apps.  On Xmix it usually takes about half a second for the screen paint to completely refresh.  Apparently both programs are able to run in the background even though I only have 16gig on the iPad2. 


But I am waiting for the other shoe to fall.  So if you do find a repeatable problem scenario - please post.



Title: Re: Luminair latency last night
Post by: Debbie Dunkley on January 31, 2015, 09:57:57 pm
I am keen to know if you ever do find what the problem was/is.  That is because, like you, I have been running sound and lights wirelessly for a while now without any problems.  But I am concerned that I may be in La La Land and things have just been going well out of pure luck.


As part of my effort to streamline/minimize the overall rig I have been mixing sound and lights on a single iPad2 (ios6) using an X32 rack on V1.15 and the current version of Luminair.  All this is going through an older router (Linksys e2000) that by all accounts never was an exceptional performer.  I do run at 5gHz and often the case containing router and mixer are behind a wall and not directly visible from FOH.






Even with all these pitfalls I have not had any dropouts or latency issues with Luminair nor Xmix.  The only "delay" is after a 4-finger swipe to switch between sound and lighting apps.  On Xmix it usually takes about half a second for the screen paint to completely refresh.  Apparently both programs are able to run in the background even though I only have 16gig on the iPad2. 


But I am waiting for the other shoe to fall.  So if you do find a repeatable problem scenario - please post.

I am not out this weekend but will be using both sound and lights through the one router from now on. Next weekend is the next show.
I considered using the one iPad for both programs when I first went wireless but I realized I couldn't  get to what I needed fast enough so using one iPad for each has been the solution.  How do you do it with one iPad??

I agree that it is easy to become complacent when nothing goes wrong but having a back up plan just in case is definitely a worthwhile plan.
Title: Re: Luminair latency last night
Post by: Mike Karseboom on January 31, 2015, 11:23:44 pm
  How do you do it with one iPad??

I agree that it is easy to become complacent when nothing goes wrong but having a back up plan just in case is definitely a worthwhile plan.


Warning - long post :P


I freelance for whomver will hire me mainly for sound.  So for me the sound mix takes the highest priority and I will make sure that is dialed in first with the lights taking a backseat.  The complexity and interest of the "light show" I can deliver depends to a great extent on how easy the band is to mix.  A band that has great control over their dynamics, has their own special efx by song, and generally sounds consistent after the sound check gives me the freedom to mess around with lighting moves shortly after the song starts.


I have some basic Luminair "stacks" that can run without intervention and provide a "start up" for each song.  I will pick one of these basic stacks and fire it up just as the song starts, then switch over to audio mixing so I am ready for adjustments needed there.  The basic stacks just set an overall color and may provide a slow change of LED colors.    The FOH lights are set up as "*Master" channels so they stay constant regardless of which stacks are triggered.  for my workflow this has been key to not loosing the front lighting when I am busking the lights.  The hazer is also set up as a master and manually triggered before the set and as needed.


Assuming the song gets off to a good start and is "stable", I switch back to Luminair with a 4 finger swipe.  Part of making that switch easy is to end all the iPad programs except Xmix and Luminair.  I also put the Ipad in airplane mode.  This way there are only two programs two switch between and the resources are maximized.  The Luminair program is set to "always run in the background" and the Xmix program seems to do this by default.


I have a variety of stacks that exercise my lighting rig with different colors, auto programs, strobing, sound activated, etc.  These generally separate stacks in some basic color schemes like red/purle, blue/yell, or all over the place.  And they are separate stacks that go from slow and simple to more complex with side to side movement, strobing, white lights, and sound activated.  I can bounce back and forth between the stacks and create somewhat of a flow with the music reserving the wild stacks for the fast songs and the strobing white for any high energy ends.


The "high energy" stacks usually have quick fade times on the first scene and the "mellow energy" stacks generally have a slower (5s or so) fade time.  The slow scenes will have a slowish and generally fully programmed fade time and hold time for each scene.  Those slow ones might have 4-5 scenes to create some movement and each scene might last 30s with a 5s or more fade between them.  The idea being they can run stand alone and be reasonably nice.   And these are the ones employed early in the show so I have time to work on audio tweaks during the first few songs.


The high energy stacks start quick and might have a pre-programmed sequence such as going on/off side to side with the same or different colors.  But often they will have a couple of "introductory" scenes that set the color and feel and the go to a very long scene that really is intended more for busking.  I can switch to the "scene" view and make a quick copy from the current scene and start randomly manipulating the faders for different effects.  It is important for consistency with the stacks to not start busking on an existing scene, but rather make a copy first so you don't mess up your original stack.  One of the nice (for me) things about Luminair is when you switch to a new stack it goes back to a known commodity.  That is as long as you did not manually make any changes to the existing scenes.    I only occasionally use the tempo feature and have not messed with the sound activated feature as it seems way to sensitive with the iPad mic.


The other aspect of busking, which is probably at least 50% of it for me, is switching between stacks.  This lets me drop down to something mellow if the song goes into a mellow verse and then quickly ramp up to something really active when the song hits a high energy chorus something.  Then, if it warrants, I can go to the crazy flashing with a lot of white strobing at the end of the song.


Finally, the BO (Blackout) button can be used at the end of a song when desired to shut it all down instantly, including FOH lights.  I have a stack called FOH only that I pick real quick and then click the BO button again and the FOH only lights fade up in 5s or so.


Any time during a song I need an audio adjustment I just switch over to audio and make the adjustment.  Unless the lights are on one of the crazy scenes, I normally just leave it until I can get back to it. 


I suppose I have about 20 scenes and 10-12 stacks. The "better" light shows are when I don't have to ride faders on the audio and I can busk within the stacks rather than just letting any of them run.  I think one of the keys to keeping it manageable is to just have a few starting looks, have some fixtures that have "mellow" and "fast" auto programs, limiting the number of different types of fixtures, and being familiar with the DMX settings for the main fixtures. Oh, and of course it helps to be very comfortable with the Xmix app.


As to back up I have layers on the audio and lighting end addressing all  (I think) points of failure except my person.  That is a whole 'nother slew of words though and actually a sore spot for me as it always adds about 25% to the crap I haul around and have to make plans for.
Title: Re: Luminair latency last night
Post by: Debbie Dunkley on February 02, 2015, 05:41:52 pm

Warning - long post :P


I freelance for whomver will hire me mainly for sound.  So for me the sound mix takes the highest priority and I will make sure that is dialed in first with the lights taking a backseat.  The complexity and interest of the "light show" I can deliver depends to a great extent on how easy the band is to mix.  A band that has great control over their dynamics, has their own special efx by song, and generally sounds consistent after the sound check gives me the freedom to mess around with lighting moves shortly after the song starts.


I have some basic Luminair "stacks" that can run without intervention and provide a "start up" for each song.  I will pick one of these basic stacks and fire it up just as the song starts, then switch over to audio mixing so I am ready for adjustments needed there.  The basic stacks just set an overall color and may provide a slow change of LED colors.    The FOH lights are set up as "*Master" channels so they stay constant regardless of which stacks are triggered.  for my workflow this has been key to not loosing the front lighting when I am busking the lights.  The hazer is also set up as a master and manually triggered before the set and as needed.


Assuming the song gets off to a good start and is "stable", I switch back to Luminair with a 4 finger swipe.  Part of making that switch easy is to end all the iPad programs except Xmix and Luminair.  I also put the Ipad in airplane mode.  This way there are only two programs two switch between and the resources are maximized.  The Luminair program is set to "always run in the background" and the Xmix program seems to do this by default.


I have a variety of stacks that exercise my lighting rig with different colors, auto programs, strobing, sound activated, etc.  These generally separate stacks in some basic color schemes like red/purle, blue/yell, or all over the place.  And they are separate stacks that go from slow and simple to more complex with side to side movement, strobing, white lights, and sound activated.  I can bounce back and forth between the stacks and create somewhat of a flow with the music reserving the wild stacks for the fast songs and the strobing white for any high energy ends.


The "high energy" stacks usually have quick fade times on the first scene and the "mellow energy" stacks generally have a slower (5s or so) fade time.  The slow scenes will have a slowish and generally fully programmed fade time and hold time for each scene.  Those slow ones might have 4-5 scenes to create some movement and each scene might last 30s with a 5s or more fade between them.  The idea being they can run stand alone and be reasonably nice.   And these are the ones employed early in the show so I have time to work on audio tweaks during the first few songs.


The high energy stacks start quick and might have a pre-programmed sequence such as going on/off side to side with the same or different colors.  But often they will have a couple of "introductory" scenes that set the color and feel and the go to a very long scene that really is intended more for busking.  I can switch to the "scene" view and make a quick copy from the current scene and start randomly manipulating the faders for different effects.  It is important for consistency with the stacks to not start busking on an existing scene, but rather make a copy first so you don't mess up your original stack.  One of the nice (for me) things about Luminair is when you switch to a new stack it goes back to a known commodity.  That is as long as you did not manually make any changes to the existing scenes.    I only occasionally use the tempo feature and have not messed with the sound activated feature as it seems way to sensitive with the iPad mic.


The other aspect of busking, which is probably at least 50% of it for me, is switching between stacks.  This lets me drop down to something mellow if the song goes into a mellow verse and then quickly ramp up to something really active when the song hits a high energy chorus something.  Then, if it warrants, I can go to the crazy flashing with a lot of white strobing at the end of the song.


Finally, the BO (Blackout) button can be used at the end of a song when desired to shut it all down instantly, including FOH lights.  I have a stack called FOH only that I pick real quick and then click the BO button again and the FOH only lights fade up in 5s or so.


Any time during a song I need an audio adjustment I just switch over to audio and make the adjustment.  Unless the lights are on one of the crazy scenes, I normally just leave it until I can get back to it. 


I suppose I have about 20 scenes and 10-12 stacks. The "better" light shows are when I don't have to ride faders on the audio and I can busk within the stacks rather than just letting any of them run.  I think one of the keys to keeping it manageable is to just have a few starting looks, have some fixtures that have "mellow" and "fast" auto programs, limiting the number of different types of fixtures, and being familiar with the DMX settings for the main fixtures. Oh, and of course it helps to be very comfortable with the Xmix app.


As to back up I have layers on the audio and lighting end addressing all  (I think) points of failure except my person.  That is a whole 'nother slew of words though and actually a sore spot for me as it always adds about 25% to the crap I haul around and have to make plans for.

Wow - yes that was a long post LOL ..

It sounds like you have a suitable solution that works for you.
My comfort level wouldn't allow me to not have access to both sound and lights at the same time.

Something else mentioned before on the forum is that having an extra iPad available is not a bad idea if something goes wrong with one of them.
I have the luminair app and the QuPad app on both iPads so I have back-up for each. If I had the board in a FOH position and my lighting iPad went down, I could switch and if the iPad I use for the QU went down, sound comes first so again, I could switch. I'd just set the lights to auto program and be done.
So it actually kills 2 birds with one stone - so to speak.
Title: Re: Luminair latency last night
Post by: Debbie Dunkley on February 14, 2015, 10:19:42 am
Just as an update - sharing the router between sound and lights has been 100%. No issues and I ran the lights in a venue I had previously used the 2.4ghz router before and this time I had no latency or drop out.
Title: Re: Luminair latency last night
Post by: Tommy Peel on February 14, 2015, 12:32:27 pm
Just as an update - sharing the router between sound and lights has been 100%. No issues and I ran the lights in a venue I had previously used the 2.4ghz router before and this time I had no latency or drop out.
Glad to hear it's working better. Have a great weekend!

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