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3rd Party controllers (AMX/Crestron/Control4/RAKO)

Released in Feb 2017 for use with 'Kazoo Server (4.7 or later)' :

CTRL4.png Control4 with Kazoo Server

***THESE ARE NOW AVAILABLE UNDER CERTIFIED ONLINE DATABASE***
"Linn DS Series" & "Linn DS Network (32 Players)"


The Control4 module provides the following features,
  • Simple integration and installation via a Linn provided Control4 certified module
  • Support for cloud and local music through Control4 virtual sources for browsing and searching Tidal, Qobuz, TuneIn, Kazoo Server and Minim Server
  • Support for AV installations, such as Kaleidescape, through volume and source switching modules
  • Support for Control4 zone grouping
  • OS 2.10 & OS 3 compatible
  • OS 3 and Kustom DSM support use V145 or later
Linn Control4 setup guide document

Control4 Driver FAQ's

Note:

February 8th 2021
Control4 driver V161 Certified and released by Control 4 Inc

{UPDATE: Previous versions, before V156, will NOT work with Control4 OS 3.20)

CrestronIcon.png Crestron with Kazoo Server

***Downloadable from Crestron Application Market under Linn DS SmartMedia***

The Crestron module provides the following features,
  • Simple integration and installation via a Linn provided Crestron IPP module
  • Seamless integration between Crestron and Linn (OpenHome) allowing the use of a Crestron UI, Linn Kazoo, BubbleDS, or other OpenHome control points.
  • Support for AV installations, such as Kaleidescape, through volume and source switching modules
  • Support for cloud and local music through modules for browsing and searching Tidal, Qobuz, TuneIn, Kazoo Server and Minim Server
  • Multi-room audio; support for both dynamic and static grouping of rooms
  • Presets to quickly access favourite music libraries
  • Smart Graphics GUI, in landscape orientation, with Linn Kazoo look and feel, but also re-skinable in an installer specific Look & Feel.
  • Support for resolution of TMPC-4SMD
  • Available for Crestron 3-series processors and Core 3 GUIs
  • for Kustom DSM support use Crestron driver V67 or later

Crestron Driver FAQ's

Note:

September 2020
Crestron driver V69 is currently being validated and is complant with Database 200+


Other modules:

424px-AMX+Crestron.jpg

Crestron DS/DSM control module
3rd party control solutions
Kazoo integration on IOS


RAKO Wallplate - click to enlarge

This control has been developed by Rako using their bridge product – for further information please contact Rako directly on +44 (0) 1634 226666.


Control4-ExtraVegetables - click to enlarge

Control4 system
(Note ExtraVegetable Linn DS driver will NOT work in OS3)