[ANSWERED] selecting a clip file name
Klaas last edited by Woland
I have a couple of hundred short clips that have to be triggered sequentially, depending on the file name they need to be send to a different projector.
For instance, clip "001_1 GE.mov" is sent to projector 1, clip "002_3 GO.mov" to projector 2 and so on. The last two characters define the person on stage and the projector it has to be sent to. When a new clip is triggered, all other projectors (the one's that are not triggered by the currently selected file) should dump the clip they played previously.
I'm having a hard time getting my head around this one, any advice would be greatly appreciated.
Thanks in advance!
I have attached a patch with 2 bin pickers. If you choose a movie in bin picker one it selects the movie for movie/proctor 1, triggers the value one for the visibility for itself and zero for movie/projector 2 and vice versa.
Klaas last edited by Michel
Hello @Michel thanks for the patch. I think I'll be able to use this betterl then the toggle to separate true/false states. But I didn't make myself completely clear, I attached my current patch in this post.
All files are triggered from 1 bin > 1 movie player / per scene. The clips should be depending on their filename, routed to a different projector (see the patch).
Ok, I updated the patch where you can go further on by yourself. I used the text chopper and the text comparator, the text chopper makes sure you are only comparing the part of the movie text that is important.
Klaas last edited by
Thanks a lot @michel !!
This is the fix I couldn't find and thanks for the quick responses.
All the best,