Grid Panel

The Grid is a powerfull sequencer adapted to live music situation.

A grid contains grid-elements created by a simple Drag & Drop of racks, patches or presets.

The grid is separated in several sections, representing parts of your song or live performance. Within each you can decide if it is played in loop, paused at the end, or continue to the next section.

Transport Commands

The transport area of the grid provides classic functions such as basic navigation and the jump to next section.

  • indications of the section number,
  • the name of the current section,
  • a continue to next section button,
  • section zoom / reset zoom,
  • the scroll button which enable/disable the cursor following.

Each of these icons, as most of the objects in Usine, can receive key, MIDI, OSC assignments to be controlled by external devices.

on-off

Activates/deactivates the playing of the grid.

restart from top

Restart the sequence from the beginning.

replay current

Replays current section.

previous

Go to previous section grid.

next

Go to next section.

continue

Go to the next section at the end of the current one (overrides the loop mode).

fit size

Resets the grid size to fit the current panel width.

scroll

Enables/disables the follow cursor mode during the playback of the grid.

section caption

Displays the current section name.

Commands

add new line

Adds a line at the bottom of the grid.

add new section

Adds a column at the right of the grid.

clear

Clears the content of the selected object to make it empty.

open

Opens a file of the selected object saved previously.

save as

Saves the selected object as a file with a new name.

Settings

number of lines

Sets the number of lines.

show section descriptions

Displays the section description if exist. Example of description.

descriptions height

Description height in pixels

next workspace

If you want to automatically open a new workspace at the end of the last section.

  • load next playlist When ON, will load the next workspace in the playlist.
  • wkp name Name of the next workspace to load

    Only if load next playlist is OFF

auto play grid

Runs the grid automaticaly when you open a the workspace.

show grid

Shows automatically the grid when you open the wokspace.

See also

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