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Offline Harbinger

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« on: August 17, 2010, 17:43:47 »
I often need to mark certain notes (esp. PCEs) to show my intent or to remind me what i want to do with a certain section. With PCEs i need to know what parameter controls what (which is already done in the Status bar) but i often need a reminder as to what is done with this control later. Would love the ability to create little notes (resembling something like Help Tips) that appear when hovering the mouse on a certain event. Perhaps there can be an option to show them automatically when the pattern is displayed.

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« Reply #1 on: August 17, 2010, 17:54:18 »
I normally use channel names for that, something like "Cutoff control" or "Reverb control". Doesn't that suffice?
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« Reply #2 on: August 17, 2010, 18:14:26 »
No i was thinking along the lines of reminding myself with a glance (without having to move the input cursor) what PCE controls what, and more importantly, what i have an idea to do later. The channel headers already remind me what instrument i have assigned to that channel. Imagine a help tip with the little yellow box that appears for a second when you hold the mouse cursor over it... :wink:

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« Reply #3 on: August 17, 2010, 18:16:19 »
Well, it's all a matter of organizing of course. I use one channel for each automated parameter.
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