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Blackmagic ATEM 6.6 Upgrade

Tech Bulletin ATEM 6.6

ATEM 6.6 is available to download now from the Blackmagic Design website at the following link;


This update adds support for Visca compatible PTZ remote control cameras to ATEM hardware control panels and ATEM switchers that have RS-422. You also get enhanced customized labels, and support for native Chinese and Japanese user interfaces.

What's new in ATEM 6.6
• Added localization support, can currently support English, Simplified Chinese and Japanese. Users can select their language in preferences. As part of localization support, all source names are now customizable.
• PTZ (Pan Tilt Zoom) camera control: Controlled by the joystick on both the ATEM 1 M/E Broadcast Panel and ATEM 2 M/E Broadcast Panel.
• Enhanced chroma key on all 4K Switchers
• General performance and stability updates
Minimum System Requirements for Mac OS X
• Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite or later
• Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks or later
• Display resolution of at least 1366 by 768 or larger
• A suitable USB 2.0 port for software updates
• An Ethernet connection for switcher control
Minimum System Requirements for Windows
• Microsoft Windows 10 64-bit
• Microsoft Windows 8 64-bit
• A suitable USB 2.0 port for software updates
• An Ethernet connection for switcher control
Installing ATEM Software
Before installing the software, we recommend that you run
"Uninstall ATEM" first.
The ATEM installer package installs:
• ATEM Software Control
• ATEM Setup Utility
• Blackmagic Media Express
Please update the internal software in your ATEM Switcher and ATEM Broadcast Panel after installing this software. Simply connect the ATEM Switcher with a USB cable and run the included ATEM Setup Utility software. Then repeat for the ATEM Broadcast Panel. After this update, check your switcher chassis IP address in the ATEM Setup Utility.

Additional Information
Please check for additional information on third party software compatibility and minimum system requirements.
Some applications may use third party code under license. For details please refer to the included "Third Party Licenses.rtf" document.
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