Can I play an LCD screen on a jit.window?


    Apr 16 2010 | 6:32 am
    I'm pretty new to max so I don't really know if what I'm trying is the best way to overcome my problem. What I'm basically trying to do is toggle between three different "videos"; two jitter videos, and one boidroids effect on an LCD screen. (Does that even make sense?..) Well I can get the two jitter videos on their own jit.window and toggle between each one's fullscreen mode to create this effect, but the problem is that I can't attach a chord from the LCD screen to a jit.window.. Can I convert the LCD screen into something useful or is there another way to go about this?.. HELP PLZ!

    • Apr 16 2010 | 1:20 pm
      i would recommend you use jit.lcd instead of lcd.
      the old lcd object is from the pre-jitter max era... and so it doesnt support sending a jitter matrix for jit.window.
    • Apr 17 2010 | 1:46 am
      ok.. where do I insert that in my patch though?
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    • Apr 20 2010 | 10:13 am
      you will need to replace lcd (window) with jit.lcd which can then be connected to a jit.window...
      if you havent used jitter before, i recommend you look through relevant tutorials.
      some of the commands used in lcd will work on jit.lcd, but others wont (altho there is usually an equivalent).
      justin