User Control Interface
User Controlled Interaction
User Configured Interface
User Computer Identification
QSC Touchscreen Controller
Desktop running UCI Viewer software
Front of House
The status indicators for the items in the design’s Inventory
The components found on the first Schematic page
Controls for any Audio Player found in the design
Navigation buttons that travel to other UCI pages
Select the plus Icon in the UCI section of the Left-Side Pane
Right click on an existing UCI and select “New UCI”
Access the Administrator and create a new UCI in the UCI tab
Go to the File Menu and select Tools > New UCI
By selecting a tab for another page, which by default are aligned to the left side of the screen
By selecting a button for another page which was originally dragged into the UCI from the Left-Side Pane
By swiping the screen sideways on a touch screen controller
By right-clicking in a blank section of the UCI and selecting a new page
The UCI can only be viewed by a QSC Touchscreen controller.
The UCI requires a User Logon before it can be accessed
The UCI will auto-hide to the bottom of the screen when it is not in use
The UCI is disabled to all viewers until it is changed to Public again
A component’s controls
Any graphic tool
Simply drag the file from your desktop or file browser into the Schematic.
Go to the File menu and select Import Media.
Right click the UCI and select Add Image to Design.
Open the Administrator and upload images within the UCI tab.
Click in the top or left margin and a guideline will appear at that point
Click the mouse in the top-left corner and drag it to the top or left margin
Right click in a margin and select Add New Guideline
Press Control+G to create a guideline and then drag it into the desired location
Add the Touchscreen to your design’s inventory, and specify which UCI it should run in its Properties panel. When the design is deployed, the Touchscreen will automatically load the UCI.
Press the Touchscreen for five seconds, and a list of available UCIs on the network will be displayed. Select the one you wish to deploy and it will launch.
Access the Administrator tool and double-click a UCI. In its settings box you will be able to assign it to any available Touchscreens on the network.
Add the Touchsreen to your design’s inventory, then drag its Status Component from the Inventory into the desired UCI page, which assign the Touchscreen to the UCI.
Download the Q-Sys Control app from the Apple Store to your device, and connect to the wireless network that your Core is on. Available UCIs will be displayed in the app.
Connect your device to the wireless network that the Core is on. Run the Administrator, and you will see the wireless devices connected to the network. Click on yours and assign the desired UCI to it.
Select the desired UCI and change its Panel Type to your device. This will automatically load the UCI to that device once a wireless connection has been made.
Launch the Wireless Device Wizard from the Administrator Tool, which will search for any potential wireless devices in range. Select your device and choose the desired UCI when prompted.
Install the Q-Sys UCI Viewer application downloaded from QSC’s website, and launch it on a desktop that is on the same network as the Core. Select the desired UCI on screen.
Press F8 to Save & Launch to the Network, which will deploy the design across all networked devices. A prompt will appear on any desktop, from which you can choose to launch the available UCI.
Open the Designer software, load the design and drag the desired UCI onto the desktop. The UCI will open its own window from which you can control the design.
Open the Administrator tool, and in the UCI tab select a desktop on your network. Right click the desktop and select the UCI you wish to deploy, and it will launch the UCI application on that desktop.
Add a text block to your design, in your Q-Sys Designer and adjust the opacity.
Add a header to your design.
Draw your buttons by hand, then use a box cutter to cut out the transparent areas, and finally scan your buttons.
Create simple buttons in a design program like Photoshop or Illustrator.
It allows you to add advertisement hotlinks to your design.
It allows you to have user controls or status information that can be easily accessible in your UCI.
It allows you to quickly adjust for a “hole” or “pop” in the audio.
It provides you a place to put your pop-up video footage.