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How to Edit/Add Text to the Text1 Field in a Magic Sheet on an Eos Family Console

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Explanation

You want to add some custom information to your fixture on a magic sheet using the text# field, but can't enter text from the magic sheet. 

Text# is a reference to date found in patch and can't be edited from the Magic Sheet editor. 

Steps to Solution

  1. Go to Patch
  2. Select your fixture number
  3. Select Database (softkey 3)
  4. Edit the text fields in the CIA