Current software v0.96
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Documents & Downloads
PC Utility v1.21
Mac Utility v1.18
PC Update Cable Driver
To update your Rainbow to the latest version, you must use the Rainbow Update cable that was included with the light.
IMPORTANT: Cables with a gray/silver tag only work on PC. Cables with a red tag work on both PC and Mac. Should you have a gray/silver tag and are trying to update on a Mac, please contact us so we can send you the cable you need!
- Download the Update Utility for your specific device.
- Follow the instructions in this article or Download the PDF instructions here.
|Firmware Version||Release Date||Release Notes||File|
|Rainbow Update File v0.96||2020.01.01||View||Download|
|Rainbow Update File v0.95||2018.08.13||n/a||Download|
NOTE: The Utilities to Update Rainbow and Q-Lion are the same.
The PC Update Cable Drives should install automatically. See troubleshooting section at the bottom of the page.
The latest DMX Chart can be download from the section above.
|P1-HSIC||8 Bit||5 Channels||Best when using faders ONLY|
|P2-HSIC||16 Bit||7 Channels|
|P3-HSI||8 Bit||3 Channels|
|P4-XFade with +/-G||8 Bit||3 Channels||Best for needing white light ONLY and reduced channels|
|P5-XFade||8 Bit||2 Channels|
|P6-CCT & RGB||8 Bit||7 Channels|
|P7-CCT & RGB||16 Bit||9 Channels||Best for use on lighting consoles|
|P8-RGB||8 Bit||3 Channels|
Standard Profiles with access to built-in FX
|P9-HSIC FX||8 Bit||8 Channels||Best when using faders ONLY with FX|
|P10-HSIC||16 Bit||10 Channels|
|P11-CCT & RGB||8 Bit||10 Channels|
|P12-CCT & RGB||16 Bit||12 Channels||Best for use on lighting consoles with FX|
Lighting Console Fixture Profiles
- Save the showfile to a USB stick and transfer the USB to the console
- Go to Show > Merge File
- In the Fixture Schedule, the lights will appear as "Custom"
- Save the showfile to a USB stick and transfer the USB to the Console
- In the browser navigate to File > Merge > USB drive
- Choose Advanced > Patch > Start 9001 End 9012 Target User defined #
- This will put all 12 of the profiles into the users showfile at the User defined Fixture #
Luminair 3 iPad App Profile Zip - App Download from Apple Store
To add to Luminair App:
1. Browse to this link here on iOS Device Individual Luminair Profiles
2. Click on each link and Click Open in Luminair
Or Download the Zip file and open on iOS device directly
Individual Luminair Profile Directory
Your computer may need up-to-date drivers for the update cable. Download here: UpgradeCableDriver.zip
Rainbow update to Version 0.96 and beyond are only available for Hardware Version 2 of the Rainbows that say the word "Rainbow" above the display. If your light does not say the word "Rainbow," Version 0.95 is the final update.
You may need to check your light firmware to make sure it is up-to-date. This was previously identified as a bug in Version 0.95.
A bug was identified in Version 0.95 where light flash for a quick second every hour. This has been resolved in Version 0.96.
Articles & Resources
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