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Help > Operating manuals > Millennium and Platinum AX
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The home screen presents the main menu for each user of the system. When the system is unlocked and the home screen is loaded, the tower amplifier will also become active so selections will play immediately.



This toolbar appears at the top of the screen in all menus. From left to right its components are:

Tap the padlock to lock the system before you walk away
Front speaker control
Tap the speaker to cycle through three volume settings: Mute, Low and Loud. The default setting will revert after you lock the system (or it times out)
Save the default setting and fine level adjustment in Settings - Volume
Back arrow
Tap the back arrow to return to the previous screen
Tap the home icon or Chime Master logo to return to your home screen
Date and time information
not touch enabled
System status indicator colors and icons
Blue for Standby
Yellow for Initializing (amplifier waking up)
Green for Ready
Red for Muted (upper half outside, lower half inside zones)
Music note is displayed during selection play
Keyboard icon is displayed when keyboard mode is active
Diagonal slash indicates that automation is suspended

User home menu

Because there really is no limit to the number of buttons you can customize on the home screen, you may have to scroll the screen to see all of the selections.


Administrative features

These buttons will only appear on administrator home screens.

brings up the scheduler menu.
brings up the system settings menu.

Play control

Next Selection
stops the current selection and begins playing the next selection (if more selections are in the play queue).
will stop the current selection and clear the play queue.
Double clicking the lighted power button will also do this.
Play Selection
menu allows you to pick a selection, an arrangement, and an instrument.

Advanced menus

These buttons can be removed from some user home screens by an administrator.

play the bells from your connected MIDI keyboard and make recordings to expand your library.
connect a smart phone or tablet to use as a remote control.

Quick function buttons


The remaining buttons on the home screen are individually configurable on Settings Customize Home screen. They can be set to ring bells (specific), play music (specific songs, random seasonal songs or a random album songs).

When setting up these buttons, you can select

  • Button icon
  • Unique, descriptive name (label)
  • Type of action
  • Selection(s)
  • Number of songs or minutes to play

Factory default quick functions

These functions will be on your home screen on a new system. You can edit or delete them.

for call to church - 5 minutes (or until Stopped)
for weddings and festive services - 5 minutes (or until Stopped)
for funerals - 5 minutes (or until Stopped)
two songs from the Almanac's current season
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