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Output received MIDI program change values


pgmin receives its input from a MIDI program change message received from a MIDI input device.


Name Type Opt Description
MIDI-port (a through z) symbol opt Specifies the port from which to receive incoming program change messages. If there is no argument, pgmin receives from all channels on all ports.
(MIDI name) symbol opt The name of a MIDI input device may be used as the first argument to specify the port.
MIDI-port (a through z) and channel-number (int) symbol A letter and number combination (separated by a space) indicates a port and a specific MIDI channel on which to receive program change messages. Channel numbers greater than 16 will be wrapped around to stay within the 1-16 range.
channel-number int A number alone can be used in place of a letter and number combination. The exact meaning of the channel number argument depends on the channel offset specified for each port in the MIDI Setup dialog.


anything MIDI-input-port (a through z) [list]
Performs the same function as port but without need for the word, "port".
(mouse) Double-clicking on a pgmin object shows a pop-up menu for choosing a MIDI port or device.
(MIDI) The pgmin object receives its input from a MIDI program message received from a MIDI input device.
port MIDI-input-port (a through z) [symbol]
The word port, followed by a letter a-z or the name of a MIDI input port or device, sets the port from which the object receives incoming program change messages. The word port is optional and may be omitted.

Information for box attributes common to all objects


int: If a specific channel number is included in the argument, there is only one outlet. The output is the incoming program number on the specified channel and port. Note: The pgmin object always adds 1 to the incoming program number. Thus, an incoming program change value of 32 will come out the outlet of pgmin as 33.

If there is no channel number specified by the argument, pgmin will have a second outlet, on the right, which will output the channel number of the incoming program change message.


Program changes can be received from everywhere a specific port or a specific port and channel

See Also

Name Description
midiin Output received raw MIDI data
pgmout Transmit MIDI program change messages