Use any external controllers such as MIDI or OSC, DMX, and ArtNet
receives messages from the network via the OSC protocol.
To configure an OSC control device, go to the
Smode Preferences panel
panel [F11], in the
General preferences of SMODE's rendering engine.
Add your Device here: MIDI controller, OSC, Video and Audio devices etc.
tab, select the Control Device section:
Add a new Control Device by clicking the
button and choose the type of Video Output you want to use in the list.
to access the configuration settings.
A window, as shown below, will appear. Configure your OSC device according to your preferences:
: Checks if your device is an OSC receiver
: Configures the address and the port to listen to
Reuse Local Port
: Check this option if you want to listen to the same OSC messages with a different application than Smode
: Checks if your device is an OSC sender
: Configures the address of the remote
: Checks this option if the remote has a Broadcast address (255.255.255.255)
You can then check the incoming datas from your device through the
Visualize and manage audio/video inputs/outputs, clocks, and controllers connected to Smode
You can, for instance, use an Xbox 360 controller through this control device with a Pure Data patch that you can find on the Smode forum. Here are some links to related YouTube tutorials: