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Getting Started Description of menus and buttons In the event that menu and button names on the Windows system are different from those on the Macintosh system, this manual uses the Windows menu and button names followed by the Macintosh menu and button names in parentheses. To use Studio Manager, you must follow these steps: >...
Click [OK]. The Studio Manager host window is displayed. Studio Manager host window Double-click the icon of the console you want to edit. The Editor for the console is displayed. Quitting Studio Manager Choose [Exit (Quit)] from the [File] menu in the host window. If there are no unsaved changes, all windows close and Studio Manager quits.
Conﬁguring the Editor You must conﬁgure the following settings for each open Editor. Note: Specify a MIDI port (page 2) before making the following settings. System Setup To open the Setup window, choose [System Setup] from the [File] menu. Be sure to specify the Input port and Output port. Windows System Setup window Macintosh System Setup window Input port/Output port: These pop-up menus are used to select the ports through which...
Console Setup To open the Console Setup window, choose [Console Setup] from the [File] menu. 02R96 Editor window Surround Mode: Select a Surround mode from STEREO, 3-1, 5.1, and 6.1. Pair Mode: These options determine whether the fader pair is Horizontal or Vertical. Channel Copy Parameter: Select desired parameters to copy from channel to channel.
Synchronizing Studio Manager When Studio Manager starts up, the parameter settings on the console and the parameter settings in Studio Manager may be different. Therefore, you must ﬁrst match the parameter settings on the console with those in Studio Manager. This operation is called “synchronization.” Follow the steps below to synchronize Studio Manager.
Working with Sessions All of your Yamaha mixing console’s mix settings in Studio Manager, including Scene and library data, are called Sessions. The following table describes how to handle Sessions. Creating a new Session Choose [New (Session)] from the [File] menu. Opening a previously saved Session Choose [Open (Session)] from the [File] menu.
• Changing Aux Send mode (Fixed/variable) on the console • Starting automix recording or playback on the console • Changing the sampling frequency (operated on the device) • Changing the User Assignable Layer settings (operated on the device) Note: You cannot Undo or Redo the following operations: •...
Using Studio Manager Windows Master Window The Master window enables you to switch between layers and control Stereo Out sig- nals. To open this window, choose [Master] from the [Windows] menu. [ONLINE]/[OFF LINE] button Repeatedly clicking this button toggles between online and ofﬂine status. Note: If Studio Manager is not connected or is not communicating with the 02R96, clicking this button will not switch the unit from ofﬂine to online.
Layer Windows The 02R96 Editor’s Layer window displays 24 channel strips. You can select a layer using the LAYER buttons in the Master window. To open the Layer window, choose [Layer] from the [Windows] menu. Note: • You can selectively turn on or off some of channel strips by using the [View] menu. •...
Q Channel number This is the channel number. Double-click the channel number to open the Selected Channel window. AUX section These controls are used to set the levels of the Aux Sends. To set an Aux Send level, drag its bar or click a point along the length of the bar. To turn an Aux Send on or off, click its number.
Output Channels When you select the Master LAYER button in the Master window, the Bus Out and Aux Send channels are displayed. The Aux Send channel appears the same as the Bus Out channels except that the Bus Out channels feature a [STEREO] button. [STEREO] button (Bus Out only) This button is used to route the Bus Out to the Stereo Out.
Remote Channels When you select the REMOTE LAYER button in the Master window, Remote Chan- nels are displayed. Channel number This is the channel number. Double-click the channel number to open the Selected Channel window. [SELECT] button This button is used to select the Remote Channel. [ON] button This button turns the Remote Channel on and off.
Selected Channel Window The Selected Channel window allows detailed editing of the currently selected channel. To open the Selected Channel window, choose [Selected Channel] from the [Windows] menu. There are ﬁve variations of the layout of the Selected Channel window, as follows: •...
EQUALIZER section This section contains the EQ controls and display graph for the currently selected Input Channel. The rotary controls are used to set the gain, center frequency, and Q of each band, and the pre-EQ attenuation level. EQ can also be set by dragging the EQ curve on the EQUALIZER graph. The [ON] button turns the EQ on and off.
Bus Outs A CHANNEL SELECT section Channels can be selected by clicking the Channel ID and selecting from the list that appears, or by clicking the left and right Channel Select buttons. The long channel name is displayed below the Chan- nel ID.
Aux Sends A CHANNEL SELECT section Channels can be selected by clicking the Channel ID and choosing from the list that appears, or by clicking the left and right Channel Select buttons. The long channel name is displayed below the Chan- nel ID.
Stereo Out A CHANNEL SELECT section Channels can be selected by clicking the Channel ID and choosing from the list that appears, or by clicking the left and right Channel Select buttons. The long channel name is displayed below the Chan- nel ID.
Remote Channels If the remote target is set to User Assignable Layer, the assigned channels are displayed. For more infor- mation, refer to “Input Channels” on page 10 and “Output Channels” on page 12. If the Group Master Fader is assigned, only the [AUTO], [SOLO], and [ON] buttons and channel faders are displayed. Library Window The Library window enables you to control and manage Scenes and libraries.
A File name This is the ﬁle name of the currently open Library ﬁle. [OPEN] button This button is used to open Library ﬁles. Note: Studio Manager may be unable to open some ﬁles stored in SmartMedia. In this case, copy those ﬁles onto a hard disk, then try to open them in Studio Manager.
Patch Editor Window The Patch Editor window is used to patch Inputs, Outputs, Inserts, Effects, and Direct Outs. To open this window, choose [Patch Editor] from the [Windows] menu. This window consists of ﬁve pages, which you can select by clicking the tabs along the top of the window. INPUT PATCH Page A Channel IDs These are the Channel IDs.
OUTPUT PATCH Page A Channel IDs These are the Channel IDs. Long channel names These are the Channel long names. To edit a name, click it and type. [AUTO SETUP] button Clicking this button sets the patches on this page to their initial values. [ALL CLEAR] button This button clears all patches on this page.
INSERT PATCH Page A Channel IDs These are the Channel IDs. Long channel names These are the Channel long names. To edit a name, click it and type. [LIBRARY] buttons These buttons open the Input and Output Patch Library windows. Port names These are the Port names.
EFFECT PATCH Page A Effects processor 1 section This section indicates the effects name assigned to internal Effects processor 1. The parameters in this section are used to select inputs and outputs for Effects processor 1. [LIBRARY] button This button opens the Input Patch Library window. Effects processors 2–4 section This section indicates the effects names assigned to internal Effects processors 2–4.
DIRECT OUT PATCH Page A Channel IDs These are the Channel IDs. Long channel names These are the Channel long names. To edit a name, click it and type. [LIBRARY] button This button opens the Output Patch Library window. Port names These are the Port names.
Surround Editor Window The Surround Editor window enables you to edit the surround pan position of the currently selected Input Channel. To open the Surround Editor window, choose [Surround Editor] from the [Win- dows]menu. A CHANNEL SELECT section Channels can be selected by clicking the Channel ID and selecting from the list that appears, or by clicking the left and right Channel Select buttons.
Timecode Counter Window The Timecode Counter window displays the current timecode position in hours, minutes, seconds, and frames — or measures, beats, and MIDI clocks — depending on the speciﬁed timecode source. It works in unison with the timecode counters on the 02R96 Automix Main page. To open the Timecode Counter window, choose [Timecode Counter] from the [Windows] menu.
Effect parameter section This section contains the various effects controls, buttons, and displays. Its layout depends on the selected effect type. [MIX BALANCE] control This control enables you to adjust the balance between the wet and dry signals. When set to 0, only the dry signal is heard.
Keyboard Shortcuts Menu Action Windows Macintosh Creates a new Session Ctrl+N File menu Opens a previously saved Session Ctrl+O Saves the current Session Ctrl+S Undo Ctrl+Z Edit menu Redo Ctrl+Y Closes the active window Ctrl+W Closes all windows Ctrl+Alt+W +Option+W Opens the Master window Ctrl+1 Opens the Layer window...
Index Numerics Delay parameter .......10 , 12 DELAY section ....16 , 17 , 18 1-24 button ........10 IN button ........27 Device Editor section ...... 2 25-48 button ........10 Index ..........30 DIRECT button ......10 Input Channels ......10 , 14 Direct Out parameter ....
MUTE GROUP buttons Patch editor ......21 ......15 , 16 , 17 , 18 Selected Channel .....14 SAVE AS button ......20 MUTE GROUP section Surround editor .......26 SAVE button ......... 20 ......15 , 16 , 17 , 18 Timecode counter ....27 Saving the current Session .....