Max for Live & Max6

Oct 27, 2011 at 2:11pm

Max for Live & Max6

Just read this http://forum.ableton.com/viewtopic.php?f=35&t=171850
Just wrote this:

I guess if we install max6, we’ll still have the choice to use 5.
In preferences (command + ,), we can choose that.

BUT, I’m afraid of “kind of” dependencies mismatches etc.

btw, I will upgrade.
I need light speed of gen~

any more infos ?

#59590
Oct 27, 2011 at 3:13pm

You can switch between Max 5 and Max 6 for Max for Live usage (you’ll need to restart Live). Max installations are self-contained, so there shouldn’t be any dependency mismatches or other issues with having/using both applications simultaneously (beyond creating patchers in Max 6 which use features not present in Max 5).

#214452
Oct 27, 2011 at 3:35pm

yep Jeremy.
this is the “shouldn’t” which frightens me a bit. I wrote .. a bit.

btw, waiting for my teacher quote and upgrading ASAP :)

#214453
Oct 28, 2011 at 9:03am

Hi,
just posted this in Ableton’s “answers”: http://www.ableton.com/answers/max-6-by-default
Waiting to read more…
Best.

#214454
Oct 28, 2011 at 9:23am

Hi
I answered there.

#214455
Oct 28, 2011 at 9:34am

Great, thanks !
(I should wear my glasses more often…)
I just switched and now, let’s see what happens !
Best.

#214456
Oct 28, 2011 at 9:35am

(it seems there is a M4L update from 2.1 to 2.2)

#214457
Oct 28, 2011 at 9:39am

suspens …

#214458
Oct 28, 2011 at 9:56am

didn’t thought about externals/libraries (Jash, CNMAT, RTC, Firmata etc) !
What a stoooopid boy…
(however, everything seems to work… normally -including Live’s API devices-)

#214459
Oct 28, 2011 at 9:57am

you mean you didn’t move them? or test?

#214460
Oct 28, 2011 at 10:05am

didn’t move them, I’ll probably have to do this manually (hopefully, I “colored” the folders so they’re easy to identify) and update “6″ search path…
what a great afternoon !
;-)

#214461
Oct 28, 2011 at 10:07am

Okay :)

still waiting my S/N
I’m absolutely not complaining writing this.
I’m just like a child, waiting for his present :)

#214462
Oct 28, 2011 at 10:13am

Woke up this morning, don’t believe what I saw.
(read my emails drinking a coffee and found there the Holy Grail)

#214463
Oct 28, 2011 at 4:25pm

OMG
ASKIMET HELP US !!

#214465
Oct 31, 2011 at 11:52pm

In order to complete words about Max6 & Max for Live, I did this video (some students asked me that)

#214466

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