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Unlimited Number of Assignable Knobs/Buttons/Pads in Effect Chain Macro Controls

+13 votes
asked Jan 20, 2017 in Studio One Feature Requests by Funkybot (21,440 points)
Currently, the Macro Controls on Effect Chains are limited to 8 knobs, 8 buttons, and 2 XY pads. On multiple occasions, I've needed more than 8 knobs. Please add functionality that would allow users to customize the number of knobs, buttons, and XY pads along with free-form movement of their placement within the Macro Control screen.

The impact of this would be that users would essentially be able to create custom layouts for their effect chains.

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+2 votes
answered Jan 21, 2017 by ghasenbeck (355,510 points)
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+2 votes
answered Jan 8 by wonder6oy (2,690 points)
note to Presonus - if you opt to add this feature, please don't forget to add "paging" to the Macro modes on the Faderport 8/16 as well!

Also, it would be very helpful to remove the limitations on parameter assign-abilities with Macro Control buttons too.
+1 vote
answered Apr 13 by jasperzuidervaart (370 points)
I'd love this!!!! I'm using the macro controls a lot and it would be great to have even more of them!
+1 vote
answered May 25 by basemalattar (1,320 points)

This is a great request. 

I'd like to be able to customize the macro controls for different situations or to control different plugins. For example: 16 knobs, no X_Y pads,  or No knobs, 4 X-Y pads, etc. 

Also buttons should be assignable to all plugin controls just like knobs and X_Y pads. 

At the very least, if the Macro Controls aren't user customizable, then we need S1 to have a lot more of them by default.