Connect <CueList-Name> to Timecode Macro

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Connect <CueList-Name> to Timecode Macro

Postby millull » 20 May 2016, 09:10

Good morning!

Could someone please help in writing a .xml Macro to connect/disconnect a specific CueList (identified by legend) to the timecode?

I have seen other topics where tricks like applying a different hour to every song can be used, but I have over 24 songs, so that does not work (plus I think it is not the best option anyway..). Recording a button press macro is not a good idea in this case because CueLists can change location and order, so eventually it'd stop working.
Also, I have found the macro to enable and disable timecode, but not one to connect a specific CueList

Thanks very much in advance!


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Re: Connect <CueList-Name> to Timecode Macro

Postby Gregory » 24 May 2016, 23:58

I don't think there is a way to do this at the moment. I found a way of toggling a playback based on its location but it uses the current page, you could use the Playbacks window instead (which would be "PlaybackWindow").

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<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
  <macro id="UserMacro.TogglePlaybackTimecode">
    <name>Toggle Timecode Enabled</name>
    <description>Toggle whether the cue list on handle 1 of the current page is enabled for timecode.</description>
      <step>Handles.SetSourceHandle("Playbacks", 0)</step>

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