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The {{maxword|name=message}} object is one of the most basic and useful objects in Max. Despite its simple looking nature, message has a deep set of features. Max programming is made a lot easier by understanding all of the ways the message object can be used.
 
The {{maxword|name=message}} object is one of the most basic and useful objects in Max. Despite its simple looking nature, message has a deep set of features. Max programming is made a lot easier by understanding all of the ways the message object can be used.
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As well as its primary function as a delivery mechanism for messages and a list parser, the message object is a handy substitute for the Max Window. When you wish to debug a stream of data. You may connect a patch cord to the right most inlet of a message box and observe messages and other data in your patcher.
  
 
=={{maxword|name=message}} Tutorials==
 
=={{maxword|name=message}} Tutorials==
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* Unpacking and rearranging Lists - [http://cycling74.com/2011/07/25/week-27/ Did You Know #27]
 
* Unpacking and rearranging Lists - [http://cycling74.com/2011/07/25/week-27/ Did You Know #27]
 
* Sending messages to {{maxword|name=buffer~}}  - [http://cycling74.com/2011/07/25/week-22/ Did You Know #22]
 
* Sending messages to {{maxword|name=buffer~}}  - [http://cycling74.com/2011/07/25/week-22/ Did You Know #22]
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* Messages to Max
  
 
==Third-Party Max externals similar to the {{maxword|name=message}} object==
 
==Third-Party Max externals similar to the {{maxword|name=message}} object==
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==People who looked at/used this object also looked at....==
 
==People who looked at/used this object also looked at....==
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* {{maxword|name=textedit}}
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* {{maxword|name=join}} , {{maxword|name=unjoin}}
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* {{maxword|name=print}}
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* {{maxword|name=send}}, {{maxword|name=receive}}
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==Errors or Clarifications==
 
==Errors or Clarifications==

Revision as of 17:53, 30 April 2013

Contents

message online refpage

Using the message object

The message object is one of the most basic and useful objects in Max. Despite its simple looking nature, message has a deep set of features. Max programming is made a lot easier by understanding all of the ways the message object can be used.

As well as its primary function as a delivery mechanism for messages and a list parser, the message object is a handy substitute for the Max Window. When you wish to debug a stream of data. You may connect a patch cord to the right most inlet of a message box and observe messages and other data in your patcher.

message Tutorials

message Tips and Workarounds

  • Messages to Max

Third-Party Max externals similar to the message object

Maxobjects.com listing for the message object

People who looked at/used this object also looked at....



Errors or Clarifications

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