The layout 2: Navigating the screen menus.
It is possible to mix a complete show without using the screen. However the screen menus give access to many setup
functions and allow you to see information about how the console is conﬁ gured.
DISPLAY ACCESS keys
Navigating the tabs;
Press the [DISPLAY ACCESS] key to move through the
Hold the [SHIFT] key and press the [DISPLAY
ACCESS] key to move through the tabs backwards.
Double click the [DISPLAY ACCESS] key to go directly
to the ﬁ rst tab.
Press and hold the [DISPLAY ACCESS] key to move
through the tabs backwards.
Navigating the screen;
The data entry panel lets you select and alter parameters
shown on the screen.
There is a choice of methods to use;
Use the track pad to point the arrow at a button and click
to press the button; the ﬂ ashing red cursor frame will
move over the button and the button status will change.
Move the ﬂ ashing red cursor frame using the four arrow
keys and press the [ENTER] key to press the button.
Where the parameter control has a series of options,
move the red frame over the box and either use the
[DATA] encoder to scroll through or you can mouse
click on the [<] / [>] arrows at each side of the box.
Press the [DISPLAY ACCESS] keys to bring the various
displays to the screen. Each key has several screens
accessed from it; these are shown by "tabs."
What the screen shows;
Upper part; (always visible) shows useful information
such as scene name and next scene, the function of the
meters and the time / timecode or cascade status and
Main area; shows the function parameters and the tabs.
Lower part; usefully identiﬁ es the name / number of the
SELECTED CHANNEL, the fader banks and the status
of the [MIX SEND] or [MIX MASTER] keys.
PM5D / PM5D-RH Quick Start Guide Part 1
Data entry panel