Node For Max Documentation
node.script object that was introduced with Max 8.
Getting started with the API
It is not mandatory to use any of the APIs that are provided with Node For Max in fact you could just let
node.script start, stop and monitor your Node JS scripts and projects. However in order to get the most out
node.script there is an API available that allows you to communicate and interact with Max from within your NodeJS context. In order to gain access to this API simply require the
max-api like the following:
const maxApi = require("max-api");
To learn more about the API that is accessible using the
max-api module click here or choose the "max-api" module on the left side of this page.
There are more documentation, tutorials and examples available.
- Node For Max Overview - a patcher shipped with Max 8, simply search for "Node For Max" in Max' search
- node.script helpfile - within Max open the
- Node For Max Examples Repository - A repository of examples to get you started
- Cycling'74 Forum - Search the forums and/or share your knowledge and questions with others from the Max community