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Main Screen Menu

The Menu buttons in the rightmost column of the Main Screen allow for configuration. There are two menu trees, operational and setup:

Expands the menu tree:
Channel View displays the Fader Tile that is selected with the Fader Tile's Screen button. This is where you'll spend most of your time. The Screen button will also call this view from any other menu.
Setup opens the console setup configuration menus:
Options accesses a range of console and user options, arranged into tabs of different sections.
Console Configuration is where the DSP paths are allocated. This is where you will begin.
Layer Manager is where your physical Fader Tile layout is defined. You would use this after Console Configuration.
I/O is where the physical audio connections are defined and managed.
XY Routing allows for bulk routing in an XY interface.
File Manager allows access to Showfile management, processing Preset file management and import/export of input patch files.
Talkback Groups enables Talkback Groups to be configured and engaged.
System provides diagnostic tools and system level settings.
Power allows you to shutdown the console properly.
Automation is where scenes within the showfile are managed.
Overview shows all paths in the showfile at once. It's great for getting an idea how the showfile is configured at a glance.
Effects displays the rack of on-board effects.
Matrix accesses the output matrices.
Screen Query provides ability to Query from Main Screen.
Help accesses the SSL Live Help System.

Note: You may change the brightness of the displays and buttons using the encoders at the top of the Control Tile for L300, L350, L500, L500 Plus and L550 consoles, or in Console Options (MENU > Setup > Options > CONSOLE tab.

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