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World champ dumb question: Max 5 objects??

July 30, 2008 | 8:32 pm

OK, I apologize – tried searching the forum and looking at the new Help files. As a user of older versions Max/MSP/Jitter for years now, in my new copy of Max 5, I can’t figure out how to assign an external in a New Object chosen from the HUD window. There used to be a list of metros, selects, and ~sfplays plus numerical things like + and -. I can’t for the life of me figure out how to select an external when placing a new object box. I feel real bad about this and hope someone in a forgiving state of mind can point out how simple it is to do this.


July 30, 2008 | 8:47 pm


I just discovered that my Max 5 install didn’t include as a default the Cycling74 folder in the file prefs list… now things work as usual. Whew.


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