Sequencer Grid

The Faces effect is used by xLights to generate singing and talking face effects. It is used and placed on the sequencer as part of the Papagayo import functionality, if the target in xLights is a Coro face.

It is also used within xLights functionality to generate Singing Faces. The use of this effect is described in the section describing Singing Faces.




Sets Face to specific mouth position.

Timing Track

Sets Timing Track to use for Lyrics/Phonemes

Face Definition

Sets Face Definition to use. These are setup in the model preference under the 'Faces' option.


Sets if the Eyes are open close, automatic, or off

Show Outline

Show outline if defined in the Face Definition.

Suppress when not singing

If set, the Face will disappear if not lyrics are present, in the timing track.

Transparent Black

Sets the black pixels transparent to show effects on lower layers.