This page discusses the Differences between Pro and Original PPD Layouts Both layouts are setup to work with group sequencing. Your needs may vary depending on how many props you have in your display. If you’re just starting out, our… Read More
Star and Circle xLights models were updated in early 2020. If I understand it correctly, both models were rebuilt to allow for growth in the future. However, there are some instances when we open up our old layout and realize… Read More
If you have an HD pixel wreath or Mesmerizer prop, you may want to try adding some text. This can be challenging. There may be a few ways to do this for different setups. Join us as we review how… Read More
If you have avoided using the Layer Blending box, you shouldn’t. It’s easy to use it… when you know and understand how it works. Check out how layer blending and the buffer help create this cool effect using the Text… Read More
xLights 2021.5 enhancement! Import sequences from a Downloaded Package Sequence! Huge news, it is now easier than ever to import a sequence. Never again will you have to extract a package sequence, change directories, open render and save the sequence,… Read More
New enhancement added into xLights V2021.4, now you can export and import into existing groups. Select the groups you want exported with the model and easily import a group into your layout. Have the groups setup? The model import adds… Read More
Looking to create a matrix panel that you want to wire up with an unconventional, uneven, or customized pixel count per string port? This can be a problem for xLights because some models rely on the number of “strings” and… Read More
Did you know you can easily convert your pixel icicles into a roof outline? Using the Ordered Selection in the sub-model dialog, and create 2 models that can be sequenced separately.
New in xLights 2021.2, preview of xLights Preset Effects! Check out the new enhancement!
This is a little bit different video for the lighting hobby community. My controllers needed output labels on them, something I never did a few years back. I enjoy using my 3D printer, and thought I’d share how to created… Read More