This panel allows user to group several Capture Engines for ganged control during the capturing session (e.g. multicam scenario).

Gang_Control_panel

Add_template

Press this button next to the "Active engines group" field to create a new engines group. The following dialog box appears:

Add_engines_group

Enter a new group name into the "Name" text field and confirm creation of a new engines group by pressing the "OK" button.

To add the connected Capture Engine to the active engines group, select the desired one on the Engines panel and press the Add_templatebutton or simply drag-and-drop the Engine to the table within the Gang Control panel:

Gang_control_adding_engine
Note
The Engine should have an active template to be added to the active engines group.

All the Capture Engines included into the active engines group are represented in a table view as it is shown below:

Gang_Control_panel

The table is divided into three columns displaying the name of the Capture Engine, its active template and current status individually for each Engine of the group.

Tip
An active Engine template can be changed to another one by choosing a required template from the "Capture Template" drop-down list on the Capture panel.

Navigation through Engine instances within the active engines group switches between Engines on the Engines panel correspondingly.

remove_engine

Press this button to remove the selected Engine from the active engines group.

Alternatively, use the remove_template_buttonbutton in the caption of the Engine you wish to remove (located on the Engines panel).

G_REC_button

Press the "G.REC" button to start the group capture session.

G_SPLIT_button

Press the "G.SPLIT" button during the capture session to force the new Rolls / files creation starting from the current position of your recording session. This operation is performed on-the-fly.

G_STOP_button

Press the "G.STOP" button to stop the running group capture session.