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ATOM SQ: How to set up as a MCU device in Logic

Published July 22, 2020


ATOM SQ’s song menu and transport controls can be used to control select features within Logic. This is done by setting up ATOM SQ as a Mackie Control Universal within Logic’s Studio Setup menu. To do this, follow the steps below:

    • Ensure that ATOM SQ is connected to your computer via the USB cable
    • Ensure that Logic’s Advanced Tools are enabled
      • Click Logic Pro from the top task bar
      • Click Preferences 
      • Click Advanced Tools
      • Check the Show Advanced Tools checkbox
    • Click Logic Pro
    • Click Control Surfaces
    • Click Setup
    • Click New in the pop up window
    • Click Install
    • Click Mackie Control from the list of devices
    • Click Add
    • Right Click Mackie Control in the Control Surfaces Setup
    • Click Show/Hide Inspector
    • Select the Input and Output ports to “ATM SQ Control.”
    • Press the Setup button on BEEP’s hardware
    • Press the Page Right button underneath the main encoder
    • Press the button under MCU Mode
    • Press the button above Yes when prompted “Switch to MCU Mode?”


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