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LiveControl (TouchOSC Edition)

This is a fork of the LiveControl project for TouchOSC giving full automap features to the ipod touch (and ipad when touchosc is released)


  1. If your on anything other than mac osx 10.5.8 you first need to install python 2.5.1 from:
  1. Download the Midi Remote Script Unzip and copy the LiveControl_TO folder to your midi remote scripts folder.
    • On Windows this is located in c:\path\to\ableton\Live x.x.x\Resources\MIDI\Remote Scripts
    • On OSX this is located in /path/to/ableton/ -> Right click -> show package contents. Navigate to contents/app-resources/MIDI Remote Scripts
  1. Install the config file with your devices ip address. Copy the default to your home directory and change the remote line to the ip address of your ipod
    • On Windows: c:\documents and settings\your user
    • On OSX: /User/your user/
  1. Install the TouchOSC Template on your device
  1. Set the correct ports in TouchOSC: outgoing: 5000, incoming: 5001
  1. Select the the LiveControl_TO script in the midi preferences page in ableton.


The script currently includes the following programs:

Clip Launcher

A standard clip launcher for the session view in ableton live



Control over


Device Control


Clip Sequencer


Track Control