Hog 4 PC

Hog 4 PC

Hog 4 PC brings the functionality of Hog 4 lighting consoles to your personal computer, allowing you to view and edit Hog 4 OS show files.

Unlock Hog 4 PC as a budget-friendly stand-alone controller by adding a Hoglet 4, USB Widgets, or an ETCnomad USB key.

Hog 4 PC is also an ideal backup solution for Hog 4 consoles. Get lit!

 
Features
  • Robust Hog 4 OS operating system on your Windows PC
  • Supports Hoglet and multiple USB Master Wings, Playback Wings, and MiniWings
  • Unlimited number of simultaneous crossfades
  • Hog 4 PC software is compatible as a remote focus device for Hog 4 family consoles
Connectivity
  • Local output processing: 12x universes (6144 output channels)
  • Expandable DMX-512 outputs via USB DMX Widgets
  • Local Art-Net and E1.31/sACN outputs via PC Ethernet port
  • Unlimited DMX-512, Art-Net and E1.31/sACN universes via HogNet-connected DP8Ks
  • MIDI in/out/thru supporting MIDI messages, MIDI Show Control, and MIDI Time Code
  • Expandable MIDI and LTC inputs via USB MIDI/LTC Widgets
  • MIDI also supported via PC sound card or USB device
  • Connectivity with visualizers via Fixture-Net (Art-Net or E1.31/sACN, unrestricted by local output capacity)
  • OSC (Open Sound Control) for remote control and integration
  • Supports USB playback and expansion Wings
System Requirements
  • Supported Operating Systems:
    • Windows 10 (32/64-bit)
  • Processor minimum spec: Dual Core 1.7Ghz or faster
  • Memory minimum spec: 2GB minimum
  • Hard Drive minimum spec: 5GB of free hard drive space
 
Tools for Making Bootable Console Restore USB Flash Drives
Etcher  
Touch OSC Software and Templates for Open Sound Control:
Touch OSC Software Touch OSC Templates for Hog 4 Control (iPhone/iPad) [zip]

 

UNLOCK HOG 4 PC | WINGS AND WIDGETS
If you want a dead-simple, no-nonsense way to unlock Hog 4 PC, USB DMX Widgets are for you. Add a Hoglet 4 or MiniWing 4 to get direct hands-on control.


UNLOCK HOG 4 PC | ETCnomad
An ETCnomad USB key unlocks not only Hog 4 PC, but ETC’s Eos and Cobalt PC/Mac control. If you want to unlock multiple platforms, the ETCnomad USB key is the natural choice.


UNLOCK HOG 4 PC | HYBRID
Combine forces! The ETCnomad USB key can work alongside Hog USB Widgets to give you right-sized control of up to 12 total universes of DMX.

See Unlock Hog 4 PC examples [pdf]