Artnet DMX Configuration

Global configuration parameters for Arnet and DMX .

The Usine DMX layer can manage Enttec Open DMX, Enttec USB pro devices, as well as all Artnet-DMX devices connected to the Ethernet port.

rescan devices

Rescans all connected USB DMX devices. Usine can connect up to four devices.

reset devices

Resets all connected devices (shutdown and restart). Use it if you encounter issues.


List of Connected devices. An Enttec Open DMX and an Enttec USB pro are shown as an example.

DMX active

Turns the DMX engine ON. Must be activated to run Usine’s DMX layer.

num of plots

Number of actives plots.

Artnet active

Turns the Artnet engine ON. Usine can be used with USB devices and Artnet simultaneously.

Artnet IP address

IP address of the connected Artnet device. Set this to for local host.


All Artnet packets are sent in broadcast mode (to all connected clients). Depending on the router this option can cause much slower speeds. This option is only necessary is certain conditions where a broadcast is required.

Artnet port

Port used for the Artnet communication. By default the port is 6454.

frame rate

Sets the maximum DMX frame rate (packets sent per second). Usine will send packets only if necessary.