Syntax

Command Description Return Value
Enable Enables the selected object(s) The number of objects enabled

Abbreviation

ENA

Description

The Enable command enables the currently selected object(s). The Enable command can be used with many types of objects, including Buttons, Channels, Contacts, Groups, Playbacks, Stations, and Universes. Enable has the opposite effect as Disable.

The following table shows the various effect of enabling or disabling an object:

Object When Enabled When Disabled
Buttons Responds to presses normally Does not trigger any actions
Channels Channel(s) contribute to playback Channel(s) do not contribute to playback
Contacts Responds to closures normally Does not trigger any actions
Groups Channel(s) contribute to playback Channel(s) do not contribute to playback
Playbacks Playback(s) contribute to output Playback(s) do not contribute to output
Stations Station(s) operate normally Station(s) power down
Universes Normal broadcast from universe No broadcast from universe

Examples

Button 1 Enable
Enables button 1.

Channel 1>10 Enable
Enables channels 1 thru 10.

Playback 3 Enable
Enables playback 3.

Station 7 Enable
Enables station 7.

Universe 1+7 Enable
Enables universes 1 and 7.

See Also

Button, Channel, Contact, Disable, Enable, Group, Lock, Playback, Station, Unlock, Universe