Config file section

Valid in machine config files NO
Valid in mode config files YES

The mode_settings: section of your config is a generic section that contains settings that you might want to use in a specific mode. It’s nice because it’s pretty much ignored by the general MPF config processing, meaning you can put whatever settings you want in here for a specific mode.

In fact, several of the built-in MPF modes make use of the mode_settings: section, including: