KinskyPronto User's Guide

Overview

This guide describes how to operate the 3 standalone activities supplied with KinskyPronto:

  • Linn DS Playlist
  • Linn DS Radio
  • Linn Aux Input

Note that installation and configuration of these activities is described in the Integrator's Guide

General Usage

KinskyPronto does not currently use the touchscreen, relying instead on the predefined hard keys and programmable soft keys on the device. Their usage is described below:



Linn DS Playlist

This activity controls listening to music on a Linn DS player using locally streamed audio. There are 3 pages within this activity:

Now Playing Page

  • Soft #1: Previous
  • Soft #2: Next
  • Soft #3: Play/Pause?
  • Soft #4: Repeat mode on/off
  • Soft #5: Shuffle mode on/off
  • Vol +/-: Volume control
  • Mute: Mute on/off

Playlist Page

  • Soft #1: Previous
  • Soft #2: Next
  • Soft #3: Play/Pause?
  • Soft #4: Repeat mode on/off
  • Soft #5: Shuffle mode on/off
  • Vol +/-: Volume control
  • Mute: Mute on/off
  • Menu: Select playlist controls
    • Soft #1: Clear playlist
    • Soft #2: Delete selected track from playlist
    • Soft #3: View current track in playlist
  • Ch +/-: Line up/down
  • Scrollwheel: Line up/down
  • Directional: Page up/down
  • OK: Play selected track

Library Page

  • Soft #1: Play selection Now
  • Soft #2: Play selection Next
  • Soft #3: Add selection to end of playlist
  • Vol +/-: Volume control
  • Mute: Mute on/off
  • Ch +/-: Line up/down
  • Scrollwheel: Line up/down
  • Directional: Page up/down / select item / up one level
  • OK: Select item / add selection to end of playlist



Linn DS Radio

This activity controls listening to internet radio on a Linn DS player. There are 2 pages within this activity:

Now Listening Page

  • Soft #1: Previous
  • Soft #2: Next
  • Soft #3: Play/Stop?
  • Vol +/-: Volume control
  • Mute: Mute on/off

Radio Presets Page

  • Soft #1: Previous
  • Soft #2: Next
  • Soft #3: Play/Stop?
  • Vol +/-: Volume control
  • Mute: Mute on/off
  • Ch +/-: Line up/down
  • Scrollwheel: Line up/down
  • Directional: Page up/down
  • OK: Play selected preset



Linn Aux Input

This activity controls audio through a Linn DS controlled preamp where there are no other Pronto controls for the source (eg. using an LP12 turntable). This activity has 1 page:

Aux Input Page

  • Vol +/-: Volume control
  • Mute: Mute on/off