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Click a button to change the value of the (6th) byte of a bunch of sysex parameter-change messages at once? - MIDI Designer Q&A

Click a button to change the value of the (6th) byte of a bunch of sysex parameter-change messages at once?

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asked Jan 10, 2017 in Advanced by flexoffset (230 points)
edited Jan 10, 2017 by flexoffset
Very short answer: You can tweak two values of a sysex: the V and the L (channel). For L you need a Channel Changer. Then you can move the channel changer using supercontrols with MAX values that align to the proportion of the max you want the channel changer to spin (or a regular supercontrol, which would change the V). Anyway, let's see if that (plus google) gets you started.

In the future we'll add a third and perhaps a whole bunch more variables, but for now, you've got L and V that you can change. Since it seems your V is busy, you've got one variable. Hopefully that's enough for this case.

Thanks for checking out MD!
Dan
Channel Changer will let you go the full byte range (7-bits, 0-127) so it's not as bad as it sounds.
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Yes, this should give me a foundation to work out the rest. Thank you all for such quick help.
I am able to apply L to my sysex messages now, but I can't figure how make those changes hold across to multiple parameters. I tried the A-B function but seems I can only do 1 A-B per knob pair.

I need to map 4 different L values to about 140 respective parameters.
You can see the SGL and DBL column have differences of 1,2,6, and 9 (02-01=1, ... 0A-13=9). Then, there are between two and eight 'positions' within each page (which map to the physical buttons on the synth).

I attached a picture to show the concept I'm trying to achieve. I'm trying to create an easy M1 editor in MidiDesigner but the synth is proving itself quite the bear to tame.

http://imgur.com/a/oM9SE
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