sound in revolution
kkaufman at snet.net
Thu Aug 5 08:44:40 EDT 2004
1. What's the less expensive sound file in terms of space? Wav? Mp3?
If you are recording voice, you can usually get away with low bit-rate
mp3s, as low as 32. For music, I find a bit-rate of 64 to be a
workable minimum, although it depends somewhat on the individual
content of the clip. Wav clips will be larger in file size.
2. How do you play/stop/open/close MIDI files from inside Rev?
Treat a MIDI file as you would an audio file: play them, etc. from
within the Player Object.
3. Has anyone heard of .nsf files? Can these be played with Rev?
I think it's a sound format for computer games; I'm not aware of
QuickTime being able to open these.
4. In HC we used to be able to change the pitch and tempo of a sound
See the Transcript Dictionary definition for playRate.
We could also play sounds on different "channels". Is there a
way to do these things with Rev?
I *think* it's possible to have more than one audio player playing at
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