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live.remote not working with max slider objects?

October 30, 2011 | 6:02 pm

Hi,

When using live.remote with a live.dial I can record automation in ableton live. However, when using a max slider object such as pictslider or dial with live.remote, i cannot record automation. Live states that the "parameter is disabled".

Anyone know a workaround?

Cheers

N


October 30, 2011 | 9:05 pm

A possible workaround is to put one or more (invisible) live.numbox in front of the max object.


October 30, 2011 | 9:29 pm

the help files say you can rename the "Short Name" of an attribute, using pattr and pattrstorage, here – http://cycling74.com/2007/10/31/max-5-and-attributes/

However, when I try this it doesnt work. I cannot get the "Short Name" or "Long Name" to change when it reinitialises.

Im also confused because the article refers to a "Auto-update Parameter Initial Value" attribute in pattr however, this doesnt seem to exist in my m4l.

Would be grateful if anyone knows about this to chime in?

Cheers

N


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