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Name/Version: Universal Set Transposer 1.1
Author: wagoglin  
Description: This device will allow you to transpose multiple MIDI tracks in a Live set without the need to map each one by hand every time as you might with the stock "Pitch" device from Ableton.

Simply map a MIDI CC on EXACTLY one instance of this device and all other instances will automatically inherit it's transposition value!

I included convenient octave switchers and a pitch offset (typically for samples with roots other than C) as those are the two other things I frequently find myself using the stock pitch device for.

Note: Any new instances dragged into the set will reset all others to root C until your CC registers a new input, but then everything returns to normal. This doesn't matter at all if you're not using this for a live scenario, but may be useful knowledge if you are.

Let me know if you guys find any bugs too, this is my first M4L device.

V1 (5/20/2020):
Initial release

V1.1 (5/21/2020):
- Reduced Device latency from 1.5ms to 0ms
- Adjusted device so that only 1 entry is made into the undo log per key change rather than 20+
(Thanks 16x16 !!)

Device Details

Downloads: 128
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Live Version Used: 10.1.6
Max Version Used: 8.1.3
Date Added: May 20 2020 02:27:53
Date Last Updated: May 22 2020 01:48:00
Average Rating (1) 5
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Device Type: midi_device
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Device Files

Device File: Universal Set Transposer V1.1.amxd


Hi John!
Thank you a lot for great device. I've looked for some simple way to be able to globally change keys in Live (for pretty long time actually). This device does it very well.

Talking about bugs.
I have noticed that UST introduces a little bit of latency to notes in clip. It shifts notes just a tiny bit. Usually it's not a problem but if using Arpeggiator this desync is enough to make it miss a first note each time chord changes.
As side-effect of this since first note is missed the whole sequence of notes is shifted

I uploaded screenshots to help you understand what's going on

Really hope this bug can be fixed because other than that, device works like a charm, thanks for your work.

Good job and good luck!

Also 'MIDI CC Map In' fill-out Undo history

Thanks so much for the feedback! I'm glad someone else is finding this useful. I just updated the device to version 1.1 which should have fixed both of the issues you detailed in the above comments. Everything is working on my end, please let me know if these fixes worked for you too! :)

Hi, first, i really want to thank you because your device is an absolute MUST HAVE :) I have a little problem, my ModWheel not work when your device is on.....any fix for that ?

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