Is a Hog 3 widget compatible with a Hog 4 console or Hog 4 PC.
The firmware on the , Super Widget, Super Duper Widget, and MIDI/LTC Widget is compatible with Hog 4 consoles and Hog 4 PC out of the box. No changes are required.
Hog 3 single DMX Widgets, however, may need to be upgraded.
To know if a widget needs to be upgraded:
- Launch into a Hog 4 show
- Open the network window
- Navigate to the DP 8000 settings
- Navigate to DMX Widgets
- Attempt to map the widget
- If the widget reads "Needs Upgrade" and is a Hog 3 widget, then the widget needs to be upgraded to work with Hog 4 OS.
Please contact an authorized HES Dealer to discuss upgrade options. Find A Dealer.