changing the Keyboard shortcut for Presentation Mode (Mac)

Oct 2, 2010 at 4:50pm

changing the Keyboard shortcut for Presentation Mode (Mac)

hi,

I’m sure there’s a way to change the default kbd shortcuts, but I can’t remember what it is, and I can’t find anything in the docs.

I want to change the default option-command E (for Presentation Mode) to command P (as I already have it on my other mac). How the heck do I do this?

thanks

David

#52555
Oct 2, 2010 at 10:02pm

Isn’t it like any other shortcut on mac ? Go to Mac system preferences>shortcut>Applications>type in exactly the command you want (as written in the menu) and set up your new shortcut

Hope this helps

#189018
Oct 2, 2010 at 11:01pm

check out Max5/Cycling ’74/interfaces/maxinterface.json

-Ben

#189019
Oct 3, 2010 at 1:50am

When I open this file I get the following message in the Max-window: “patcher file maxinterface.json missing patcher!”.

(MaxMSP/Jitter 5.1.5, OSX 10.6.4, MBP, 13″, 2.4Ghz, 4GB DDR3)

#189020
Oct 3, 2010 at 1:56am

open it in a text editor. You will have to find the “Presentation” entry and change the “shortcut”. This file is rather fragile, so edit at your own risk.

-ben

#189021
Oct 3, 2010 at 5:44pm

on a per-patch basis you can also do “presentation $1″ to [thispatcher]. so for command-P you’d need both [key] and [modifiers] to test, I think, unless [key] spits out a unique value for command-P, which it probably does… in that case, just [key].

#189022

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