The problem was two-fold. First I opened the files from the original download…somehow the tranfer must have corrupted them. Secondly, I had not installed jitter, having not realised these patches depended on it.
Thanks again for the help – the concerts are in Dublin (Ireland) tommorrow:
It is already fixed, and has been for some time;
alt-clicking on a patcher’s name in the Window menu
brings it back to the main screen,
> BTW: This is a nasty pb with max, that it doesn’t
> get the patcher back
> in the window in the
> case there ‘s no 2nd screen… i wish this can be
> fixed someday as i
> don’t think it is a hard thing to do.
> (could even be done with max objects, but well…)