Install MAX (new to Mac)

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neuron132
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Install MAX (new to Mac)

Post by neuron132 » Thu Nov 20, 2008 3:20 pm

First time mac user. Can someone tell me how to install MAX? I am running OX X 10.5.5, and I have downloaded the tarball. Thanks,

-Ron

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krmathis
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Re: Install MAX (new to Mac)

Post by krmathis » Thu Nov 20, 2008 10:05 pm

Quite easy.
1. Double-click the downloaded file (Max-0.8.1.tar.bz2), to uncompress it.
2. Notice the Max.app show up beside it.
3. Drag and drop the Max.app into your /Applications folder.
4. Double-click the Max.app to launch it.
5. Enjoy! :D

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Re: Install MAX (new to Mac)

Post by TomSzr » Thu Dec 04, 2008 5:44 am

I can't seem to get Max to run. I download, extract, run delete preferences (even though I didn't have an earlier version installed), and then run the Max app. It appears on my Dock, bounces once, shows the white dot under it, and then...nada. I think this is an error message I got from console:


12/3/08 11:35:28 PM Max[393] -[FileConversionController loadWindow]: failed to load window nib file '/Users/thomasszromba/Desktop/Max-0.8.1/Max.app/Contents/Resources/English.lproj/FileConversion.nib'.


Can anyone help? I'm new to mac and really want this to work, but it's frustrating. Thanks!

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