Are you making sure to send the message "poll x" (where x is the polling interval in milliseconds)? That is, in essence, the way to turn the [hi] object on and start getting output.
Quote: boat wrote on Sun, 07 January 2007 14:46
> hello (hi, sorry very geeky joke), i am very very new to max and cannot get the hi object to do anything. even in help mode it does nothing whatsoever no matter what i assign it to
> a little help?