• grandMA3 User Manual
  • grandMA3 Quick Manual consoles
  • grandMA3 Quick Manual nodes
    • Intended Use
    • Safety
    • Support
    • Transport
    • Limitations
    • Quick Start
    • Maintenance
    • Disposal
    • Technical Data
    • Conformity
  • grandMA3 Quick Manual processing
  • grandMA3 Quick Manual onPC solutions
  • grandMA3 Quick Manual DIN-Rail
  • Release Notes
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Version 1.0

Quick Start

grandMA3 8Port Node
  1. Power switch
  2. powerCON TRUE1
  3. L (link) G (gigabit)
  4. Ethernet
  5. USB port
  6. DMX
  1. Unpack the device.
  2. Remove the packaging and cushioning material. 
  3. Place the device indoors on a stable surface. 
  4. Download the grandMA3 onPC software on www.malighting.com
  5. Install the software on your PC or laptop. For minimum requirements see System Requirements grandMA3 in the grandMA3 user manual. 
  6. Connect the grandMA3 xPort Node with your PC, laptop, or a grandMA3 console using etherCON/RJ45 connector.
  7. Start the grandMA3 console or grandMA3 onPC. 
  8. Switch on the grandMA3 xPort Node: 
    -Insert powerCON TRUE1 into the corresponding jack. 
    -Connect the main power plug. 
    -Turn on the power switch:
    -Set it to position I
    -The power switch lights up in red.
    -The device starts booting. 
    -To make basic settings, turn the rotary knob on the front panel of the device. 
To configure a grandMA3 xPort Node, use a grandMA3 console or the grandMA3 onPC software. For more information see Control Other MA Devices

To turn off the grandMA3 xPort Node set the power switch to position O

You can disconnect the grandMA3 xPort Node using the grandMA3 console or the grandMA3 onPC software. The DMX output will then be interrupted immediately. 

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