mc.ezdac~ Reference

Audio output and on/off button

mc.ezdac~

Description

mc.ezdac~ works as a user interface version of the mc.dac~ object. It appears as a button which can be clicked with the mouse to turn audio on or off.

Examples

Arguments

None.

Attributes

bgcolor [4 floats]

Sets the color of the mc.ezdac~ button background in RGBA format.

color [4 floats]7.0.0

Sets the icon color in RGBA format when mc.ezdac~ is on.

elementcolor [4 floats]7.0.0

Sets the icon color in RGBA format when mc.ezdac~ is off.

local [int] (default: 0)

Toggles enabling/disabling audio input for the local window only in the patch in which this mc.ezdac~ is located, and in subpatches of that patch. Turns off audio processing in all other patches.

style [symbol] (default: )7.0.0

Sets the style to be applied to the object. Styles can be set using the Format palette.

Common Box Attributes

Messages

int

Arguments

on/off-flag [int]
A non-zero number turns on audio processing in all loaded patches. 0 turns off audio processing in all loaded patches.

list

Arguments

output-channel-designations [list]
list comprised of integers, sets the logical output channels for each channel of a multichannel signal.

(mouse)

Clicking on mc.ezdac~ toggles audio processing on or off. Audio on is represented by the object being highlighted.

local

Arguments

behavioral [int]
The word local, followed by 1, makes a click to turn on an mc.ezdac~ object equivalent to sending it the startwindow message. The message local 0 returns the mc.ezdac~ object to its default mode where a click to turn it on is equivalent to the start message.

open

Opens the Audio Status window. The window is also brought to the front.

set

Arguments

output-channel-designation [int]
In any inlet: The word set, followed by a number, sets the logical output channel for the first channel in a multichannel signal sent to mc.ezdac~.

signal

Audio in a multichannel signal coming into mc.ezdac~ will be sent to logical audio output channels 1 and 2. The signals must be between -1 and 1 to avoid clipping.

start

Turns on audio processing in all loaded patches.

startwindow

Turns on audio processing only in the patch in which this mc.ezdac~ is located, and in subpatches of that patch. Turns off audio processing in all other patches.

stop

Turns off audio processing in all loaded patches.

wclose

Closes the Audio Status window.

Output

Audio

None. The multichannel signal received in the inlet is sent to the specified output channels of the audio device.

See Also

Name Description
ezdac~
mc.dac~
MC MC
adstatus
mc.ezadc~
MSP: Audio Input and Output MSP: Audio Input and Output
MSP Basics Tutorial 3: Wavetable Oscillator MSP Basics Tutorial 3: Wavetable Oscillator