A while back, like last year, I remember reading either here or on the
Albeton forum about a method that someone had developed to store and
transmit keystrokes between max and ableton live.
I've searched as much as i could, here, maxobjects and on the ableton
forums, but i think its been buried and I cant seem to find it back.
The system someone made [or discussed] was one where you could send
arrow keys to ableton from max, a round-about-way of being able to
select a 'clip' without activating it - presuming you move the arrow
keys/focus only from max it would allow you to call up the actively
playing clip from any channel with one keypress [at least, thats what i
would like to do and ableton doesn't let you!]. I know how capture
keyboard presses in max - but sending them to another program? That's
Short of the actual patch, is there a manner to transmit keystrokes from
one program [max] to another? [ableton]? I'm on OSX incase that makes a
My brain seems to be ignorant [and my beard is too short to stroke now