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  2. Florian Hoss

    Watchout New Build 2019 Version 6.4 Windows LTSB

    Our current setup is running m.2 without cooling and it’s fine. The heatspreader in the supermicro motherboard should do the trick? Did you have any recent jobs where you run into trouble?
  3. Florian Hoss

    Watchout New Build 2019 Version 6.4 Windows LTSB

    Yeah that’s what I thought as well, will split the ram even over all the slots for optimal line speed.
  4. Florian Hoss

    Watchout New Build 2019 Version 6.4 Windows LTSB

    Believe it or not, we got all our clients to provide HAP content 😁. Still good to have the extra power I guess. Is the ram not overkill because watchout is still not using more then 4GB?
  5. Last week
  6. DavidA

    Color problems with Nvidia Quadro Cards

    As Rainer says, it is two different locations you need to set. One under "Change Resolution" and the other is "Adjust video color setup". Both places have the "limited" or "full" or "16-235" or "16-255" option. They need both to be set. But, as mentioned earlier, with RTX 2080, this did not work. Or rather - it did not stay at full...
  7. RBeddig

    Color problems with Nvidia Quadro Cards

    I haven't done it with Nvidea for quite a while but maybe you can check the two pages under "video". If you come across something like 16-255 or the like, this is the place to change it.
  8. diskin

    Color problems with Nvidia Quadro Cards

    Thank you for the answer. But the p4000 should have DisplayPort and should not be affected by this setting? The card have 4 DP. I'm connect only 2 outputs. It's windows 7 with latest Quadro drivers. Have you checked the settings for the colour range. I remember NVidea cards used to go from 16-255 instead of 0-255. You can change this in the graphic card settings. I changed the setting in NVidia control power (picture attached) ,and it doesn't help.
  9. TomT

    Watchout New Build 2019 Version 6.4 Windows LTSB

    Make shure to cool your m.2 ! Very important ! Best would be an active cooling with a fan or water cooling.
  10. DavidA

    Color problems with Nvidia Quadro Cards

    I have ran into the same problems but on a RTX 2080 card. Where there are two different outputs - 2 x DP and 1 x HDMI. The HDMI card outputs 16-235 default. Changing in the NVIDIA settings does not work well. It kept getting overridden - perhaps by a magic Windows 10 feature that I was not capable of identifying (Win 10 Pro). Any help on getting this fixed permanently would be good. Latest drivers applied. The card is the ASUS version. But the p4000 should have DisplayPort and should not be affected by this setting?
  11. JJ Myers

    Projection Mapping

    Hi there. I think our firm, Pixel Mosaic, may be right up your alley: www.pixelmosaic.com We are located in Chicago, so Toronto is within fair proximity. Feel free to contact me off forum. You can reach myself and our general inquiry staff at [email protected]
  12. RBeddig

    Color problems with Nvidia Quadro Cards

    Have you checked the settings for the colour range. I remember NVidea cards used to go from 16-255 instead of 0-255. You can change this in the graphic card settings.
  13. Hello, I have problem with Quadro p4000 card. Watchout version is 5.5.2 There are differences in the colors between png files and video files. Same project works well with AMD graphic card You can see it under this link: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/c1iujxucp27e155/AAD96ulTNZ93Retd2qUNX6-aa?dl=0 Thank you
  14. FireiceDragon

    Projection Mapping

    Our company is going to organize a branding event, where it would introduce its new class of automobiles. It would see professionals and experts from the automobile industry, along with our partners. We will be needing cutting edge audio-visual capabilities to showcase the performance and features of the automobiles. Of the suggestions formed for the show, the off-road and on-road variants of the automobiles have to be featured in its respective environments using projection mapping. We will be needing techs who are up for projection mapping in Toronto. Along with that, we would like to showcase our 70 years of dominance and expertise in the automobile industry through creative and memorable content to be produced on site on large display screens. Creating 3D projections of the various models we manufacture would be a great idea. We have to live stream the grand reveal in various cities so that everyone can experience this from the comfort of their own city without technical issue. I would like to know of technical experts who would be up for the task. Do you guys have any suggestions? Please do let me know. Thank you.
  15. mitreklov

    Decklink 8K Pro

    Hi all, Given enough PCI lanes and the latest drivers from Blackmagic, has anyone used the Decklink 8K Pro card with Watchout and seen if it now presents itself as 4 unique inputs? Originally the drivers for this card meant it only presented as a single input, despite having 4 x 4k input connectors. The latest drivers and control panel should allow configuration and drivers for 4 independent 4k inputs. That's the theory, just wondered if anyone has seen it in practice.
  16. warwolf

    bug - refused to play timeline

    Hi Wiesemann, I tried to replicate the bug right after the show that night. I was not able to make it happen again. I tried really hard. Redid the exact same steps that I did. It just never re-occured. It was a really weird bug. If I ever come across again, I'll update this thread. thanks for your input
  17. Mike Fahl

    Watchout New Build 2019 Version 6.4 Windows LTSB

    I believe WO is still 32 bit only, so throwing more than 16GB of RAM at it shouldn't make much difference. Just make sure you have RAM installed in an optimal way for the motherboard (some mobos benefit from parallell channels if modules installed across all RAM lanes). Mike
  18. Mike Fahl

    Windows 10 Tweaking Guide

    Sounds like you have some video content that causes WO to lock up. To figure out which one, remove video one by one, and try to "update" between each, until you found the offending item, then forward that file to Dataton. Such problems are sometimes caused by rouge codecs, but since you've just installed the machine according to the guidelines, that shouldn't be the case.
  19. Muath I J

    Watchout New Build 2019 Version 6.4 Windows LTSB

    hey mate i am also based on saudi , and u better get fans and water cooling =). -more cpu power is never an over kill specially when those late mp4 files arriving and no time to rerender in hap ,you need that cpu power to have a smooth playback specially runing 4 x 4k mp4 files... - i would go with AMD and here is why ... i feel nvidia is more powerful coding card and AMD is more powerful decoding card. - i would go with more ram because why not , you already have the super micro 😃 . cheers
  20. jfk

    Conditions and Auto Update

    Not exactly. It is similar to jumping on the timeline. From the time you activate a condition, some time is required to load any active content on conditional layers before it can be displayed.
  21. Guajardo

    Conditions and Auto Update

    Is changing the conditional layer status seamless by the way?
  22. Earlier
  23. RBeddig

    Conditions and Auto Update

    This is the behavior if you change it in the preferences. Preference changes are something which works like a preparative preset for your show, not something you change during a presentation. You can though change the conditional layer status from outside through telnet at any time while the show is running, e.g. through a control system (WATCHNET, BLOCKS, Medialon, Universe,...). You could also send strings from a timeline to change the selection while the show is running.
  24. jfk

    AMD S400 module and performances

    The WATCHOUT version is significant in answering this question. There has been anomalies observed related to hardware assisted synchronization in some older versions and they have been addressed.
  25. Fredrik Svahnberg

    Unstable WATCHNET situation..

    Hi Ruben! If you want a rock solid solution for controlling WATCHPAX, DMX etc from touchscreens or mobile devices, I would be delighted tell you more about our PIXILAB Blocks system http://pixilab.se/blocks. Please contact me off forum so we can continues the discussion. Speak soon, [email protected]
  26. esambell

    secActivate Error

    Thanks for the info. The production computer only has a single NIC, and we've tested the display computer with the second NIC disabled, but it didn't change the issue. Windows firewall is turned off at the service level, not just disabled, so it's unlikely that's the problem. In the Wireshark traces I do see a multicast packet go out as soon as the secActivate command is sent, but the multicast packed doesn't show up in the traces on the display computer end. I suspect though that this is simply because the display software hasn't joined the multicast group.
  27. Hi Guys, just looking for some advice or recommendation towards following system. Do you guys thing Nvidia or AMD is the way to go? Thinking of a solid system for 4x 4K Output with possible sync of more than one machine. SUPERMICRO SuperO MBD-C9Z390-CGW-O - Server grade Motherboard with 10Gb Network and 2x M.2 Slots with heatspreaders Intel Core i7-9700K Coffee Lake 8-Core 3.6 GHz - CPU (Is it better to go for i9? I think its overkill, right?) Noctua NH-D15 - CPU Cooler (We are working in Saudi and Dubai, Did you guys have better experience with Water cooling or fans for hot environment?) CORSAIR Vengeance LPX 16GB (4 x 4GB) 288-Pin DDR4 SDRAM DDR4 2666 (Do i need quicker speed?) SAMSUNG 970 PRO M.2 2280 512GB for System Storage SAMSUNG 970 PRO M.2 2280 1TB for Media Storage Rosewill RSV-L4000 4U Rack with proper cooling and Dust Filter CORSAIR HX Series HX1000 80 Plus Platinum Power Supply with some extra power so it stays cool Marian Seraph D4 Sound Output Graphics Card: Radeon Pro WX 7100 AMD FirePro S400 Sync Card or PNY Quadro P4000 NVIDIA Quadro P4000 HP 1WT20AA Nvidia Quadro Sync Ii What do you guys think?
  28. nikolai

    Conditions and Auto Update

    Hi If you change layer conditions in preferences, you have to do an update for the changes to take effect. Auto update does not seem to work with conditions. If this is a feature please say so in the manual, the natural thing would be that auto-update took care of this.
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