To Assign a Source to an Output

  1. Click Navigation Menu > Configuration > Outputs.
  2. Click on the Source button for the output BNC that you want to assign a source to.
    Note: The toXPXV and toXPXA outputs are the keyed outputs that go to the input channels of XPression. The V is the video channel and A is the alpha channel.
    • toXPxV — internal video link from the video output of the switcher subsystem to the video input of channel x in the XPression subsystem.
    • toXPxA — internal video link from the alpha output of the switcher subsystem to the alpha input of channel x in the XPression subsystem.
    • Output X — video output BNCs 1-6.
    • HDMI XHDMI™ output 1-2.
  3. Click the video source that you want to assign to the output.
    • X — video inputs 1-12
    • HDMI XHDMI™ input 1
    • BK — black
    • BG — matte generator
    • MXMedia-Store
    • XPXV — video output from channel X from XPression
    • XPXA — alpha output from channel X from XPression
    • MEXMWMedia-Store video channel used for MediaWipe effects on ME X (if installed)
    • MEXMWAMedia-Store alpha channel used for MediaWipe effects on ME X (if installed)
    • PGM — main program output of the switcher
    • PV — main preview output of the switcher
    • CLN — clean feed for main program of switcher
    • MEX — main program output of ME X (if installed)
    • MEX PV — main preview output of ME X (if installed)
    • MEX CL — clean feed output of ME X (if installed)
    • AUXX — aux buses
    • MVXMultiViewer (can only be assigned to outputs 5 and 6)
    • MinMEX — main program output of MiniME™
    • MEXPst — preset output of ME X.
    • MMXPst — preset output of MiniME™ X
      Note: The MiniME™ preset only shows the source that is selected on the preset bus for the MiniME™. This does not include keys or any video manipulation that is done if the MiniME™ is used as part of a MultiScreen.
  4. Click the HDMI button for the HDMI output and select the format/color-space of the output video signal.
    • DVI — DVI video transmission format.
    • HDMIHDMI™ video transmission format.
      • RGBHDMI™ signal in RGB color-space
      • YUVHDMI™ signal in YCrCb color-space
    Tip: If you do not know which color-space your device is outputting in, select the source on the preview bus and look at the source on the preview monitor. If there are color errors in the video, select the other color-space.
  5. Click the Audio Mix button for the video output you want to assign an audio source to.
    Note: You can only assign audio sources to the video (V) and non-HDMI™ outputs.
    • Passthrough — embedded audio is passed through from the input source. Some video manipulation like FSFCs can strip the embedded audion.
    • All Mixes — embed all audio mixes from the internal audio mixer.
    • Main — embed the main audio mix from the internal audio mixer.
    • Aux 1 — embed the audio from Aux Bus 1.
    • Aux 2 — embed the audio from Aux Bus 2.
    • Aux 3 — embed the audio from Aux Bus 3.
    • Monitor — embed the monitor mix from the internal audio mixer.