Track Select - User Manual

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Track Select 4 is a Max for Live Device where you can enhance your workflow in Ableton Live, to control mostly the View of Live yia a Midi Controller or with any Touchscreen Device.

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Track Select Device

update check of the track select max for live device

In the native Device Window you can:

  • see if there’s an update available
  • Navigate to: Support, Youtube Resources and the User Manual
  • Get the IP Adress to connect a Touchscreen Device via Webbrowser
  • open the main Window
  • Open the MIRA Edit Window

Main Window

main window and the functions of the track select device

Live Control

Here you can control the Visibility of the Live Browser, Clip & Device View and Switch between Session an d Arrangement View

Group Highlight

The Group Highlight is the part, where you can Fold and Unfold all Groups in your Live Project and also highlight Only one Group and fold all other Groups.

Track & Scene Navigation

Here you can select a Tracks & Scenes in a defined range with just an Encoder or with an Touchscreen Device.

Audio Clip Control

Here you can Control the Gain, and Pitch of the selected Audio Clip

Channel Strip

her you have full control over the selected Channel. Like Volume, Panorama, Sends, Mute, ARM, Solo and also the Input Monitoring.

MIRA Edit Window

In the MIRA configuration window, you can configure the controls that appear on the iPad or Android Tablet.

Connect a Midi Controller

midi map the parameters of track select device

You can map any Midi Controller via Ableton Live’s Midi Mapping function to control Track Select.

With the MIRA Control yoiu have some more control options via a Touchscreen.

Check out this Video by Sonic Bloom on how to set up your Midi Controller

Customise Touchscreen Control

Before you Start using a Touchscreen Device

please drag & drop the Preset Folder on to the MIRA Window to Start from

1. In the Top Row you have all the settings for your custom Control Panel

  • configure the ratio of the Touchscreen
  • set the Size of the Touchscreen
  • see which Control is actually under the Mouse
  • set the Key which you want to select & move the Touchscreen Controls
  • Set the Size of the selected Control
  • Set the Position of the selected Control
  • Get the IP Adress to Access MIRA via a Webbrowser
  • Select & Store a configuration File

2. the MIRA Frame

here you can place all the Controls you want to see on the iPad or Android Device

3. Show / Hide Controls

In this Section you can Show or Hide the Control Elements.

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Move the Controls in the MIRA Window

select a keyboard shortcut in the max for live device

In this Window you can select a Key from your Keyboard where you can move the Controls in the MIRA Panel.

“y” is the standard key which is selected.

The Name of the Control where the Mouse is over is also displayed.

Move the Mouse over a Control Button, then hold "y" and you can move the Button where you want.