Mackie Control Compatible Devices

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Mackie Control Compatible Devices

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The Mackie Control surface definition has the following capabilities.  Refer to “FactoryControlSurfaceDefinitions.xml” located in the forte install directory for full details. Some devices emulate Mackie Control, so examining the definition is important to understanding how your control surface works.


Automated volume on buses and instruments – the first eight modules are mixed with the 8 faders of the control surface. A bank up/down button enables you to control the next 8 modules.

Toggle Mute

Next Scene/Previous Scene

Tap Tempo

Transport Play/Stop and Panic


This definition includes feedback to the control surface for automated flying faders.