Max 8.6.2 Release Version

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    System Requirements


    • OS X 10.15 or later
    • Intel® Core™2 Duo processor. Intel® Core™ i5 processor or faster recommended
    • 4 GB RAM (8 GB or more recommended).


    • OS 11.0 or later
    • Apple Silicon processor
    • 4 GB RAM (8 GB or more recommended)

    Download 8.6.2 | Mar 19, 2024

    Release Notes

    New Features

    • jsui: onfocus/onblur methods
    • jsui: onwheel method
    • Max for Live: Updated LOM documentation to the state on 12.0.x.
    • RNBO: updated to v1.2.6

    Fixed Bugs

    • array.reduce: fixed object output
    • CEF remote debugging: fixed usage
    • dict: Fixed nested-value-in-array lookup issue
    • Dynamic Colors: loadtime performance improvements
    • fixed crash when freeing (fixes VectorMap crash)
    • jit.pwindow / thispatcher: fixed crash when changing window flags
    • fixed jit_gl_geometry_draw_buffers errors (Windows)
    • js array: misc improvements
    • key / opendialog: fixed crash
    • live.routing: sends <none> if the port has no DeviceIO objects
    • Max for Live Device: dependency files extracted to the correct location (Windows)
    • Max for Live Device: fixed issues with file reorganization
    • random: fixed @seed attr parsing in object box.
    • Recent Object menu: fixed crash
    • regexp/substitute/others: messages starting with the word 'array' are handled
    • send/receive/forward/pattrforward: string / array awareness
    • serial: improved error message if 'open' fails (Windows)
    • sfizz~: improved MIDI error message
    • SVG: loadtime improvements
    • Toolbar Browsers: fixed crashes, content rendering, etc