BLOCKS Dashboard

Customize BLOCKS for your workflow

Control your favorite studio software through BLOCKS Dashboard, a versatile application that integrates BLOCKS with leading digital audio workstations (DAWs) and plug-ins and helps you customize BLOCKS for your workflow.

  • Included with Seaboard Block
  • Included with Lightpad Block


Learn how to control studio software with BLOCKS

Watch these short videos and learn how to customize BLOCKS to work with four popular music software programs.

BLOCKS works with many other leading DAWs and plug-ins including:


  • Logic Pro
  • Garageband


  • Live


  • Studio


  • Cubase


  • Strobe2

Native Instruments

  • Kontakt
  • Massive


  • SWAM


  • Omnisphere

Configure an open-ended, versatile interface

Blocks become open-ended MIDI control surfaces through BLOCKS Dashboard. Customize the LED-illuminated Lightpad Block by loading different apps, including a note grid, a bank of faders and more. Use Control Blocks as CC controllers for your favorite DAW.

Blocks Dashboard mode

Work with melodic software synthesizers on a 5x5 grid of notes.

BLOCKS Dashboard mode

Play beats from software instruments. Choose from multiple grid layouts.

BLOCKS Dashboard Fader mode

Control any parameter through four banks of four assignable touch faders.

BLOCKS Dashboard mode

Turn the entire Lightpad surface into an XY pad, and add the dimension of pressure (Z).

Mixer mode

Use four touch faders to control any parameters, and use four buttons above the faders to connect to track mutes and solos.

Live & Loop BLOCKS Dashboard modes

Set each button on Live, Loop or Touch Blocks to control functions within your favourite DAW.

Fine-tune your performance and production settings

Through BLOCKS Dashboard you can tweak the settings you use most when performing and producing. Adjust pitch bend range, change scales, customize grid layouts and colors, select channel settings, and more — all through the settings panel.

Tech Specs

Free with BLOCKS

BLOCKS Dashboard is for registered Blocks creators.
Log-in to your MyROLI account to download the BLOCKS Dashboard application.

System requirements

OS X 10.8+ / Windows 10
Intel Dual Core i5 2.5GHz or faster recommended.
4 GB RAM minimum / 8 GB RAM recommended.
2 GB available disk space for BLOCKS Dashboard installation.

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