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Smart Controls not detailed enough

Thu Apr 15, 2021 1:03 pm

Hi everyone,

Long time Logic user, first time here on the forum. I'm using Smart Controls, but I see that they only go as detailed as 2 decimal places (0,63 on the attached screenshot). Now, plugins go much more detailed than that, for example the Expert Sleepers Silent Way (which I'm using to control my eurorack modular system), goes to three decimal places (0,632 on the second attached screenshot). With only 2 decimal values, the parameters are stepped, which is very noticeable in the analog synth world. Any idea on how to get a smoother output from Smart Controls / automation?

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Re: Smart Controls not detailed enough

Mon Apr 26, 2021 1:05 am

If you don't need the full range of the parameter, try to scale it in Smart Controls, to see if you can scale the limited Smart Control range to a smaller range of the full-def plug-in parameter? I suppose that should work (although I haven't tried it). Use the Range Min/Max parameters in your Parameter Mapping inspector:

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