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ON-AIR

Enable/Disable ON-AIR mode

The ON-AIR mode enables all performance of the machine to be focused on the actual Video Output Device rather than on comfort features such as interactive preview or automatic updates of file previews.
The ON-AIR mode can be toggled with the [F9] keyboard shortcut.
Here are the main things than happen when going ON-AIR:
  • The Viewport is disabled
  • Critical commands such as closing the current document or closing the application are disabled
  • Tooltips are disabled
  • Automatic computation of file previews is disabled
  • Unused GPU objects get released
  • GPU Memory description is not longer updated
  • The mouse cross is disabled on Video Projector

SEE ALSO

In same group: Px/% Unit Selector, User Interface Lock, Profile, Enable Output, Freeze Output, GPU Memory Meter and FPS Meter. Mentioned: Video Output Device.