Setting up Focus Quick Controls in the MIDI Remote Mapping Assistant

You can set up Focus Quick Controls in the MIDI Remote Mapping Assistant. Focus Quick Controls are focus-dependent quick controls, that is, the active window focus determines which parameters respond to your MIDI controller.


You have connected a MIDI controller to your computer, and its controller surface is shown on the MIDI Remote tab in the lower zone of the Project window.


  1. Do one of the following:
    • On the MIDI Remote info line, click Open Mapping Assistant.

    • On the Project window toolbar, click Open MIDI Remote Mapping Assistant.

  2. Do one of the following to select a hardware control on your MIDI controller:
    • Click the control in the controller surface of the MIDI Remote Mapping Assistant.

    • Touch the control on your MIDI controller.

    The name of the control is displayed in the Mapping Assistant.

  3. Activate Show/Hide Functions Browser.
  4. In the Focus Quick Controls category of the Functions Browser, select a quick control.
  5. Click Apply Mapping.
  6. Repeat the steps above to map more Focus Quick Controls to your MIDI controller.


The Focus Quick Controls are now mapped to your MIDI controller.