What's New

- Sending and receiving OSC/UDP port numbers can now be the same
- Added option to send all OSC messages as bundles with timestamps
- Added XY/Multi-XY background and outline options
- Added "Help" button to "Settings" screen

- Added dedicated Tab bar labels
- Added option to send XY / Multi-XY control values in reversed order
- Added option to disable/enable Push button control push/release messages separately
- Minor improvements and bug fixes

Be sure to also update to the newest version of the TouchOSC Editor and TouchOSC Bridge at https://hexler.net/touchosc#downloads

If you enjoy the app and would like to see more free updates and continued development, please consider leaving a review! Thank you!

App Description

TouchOSC is a modular OSC and MIDI control surface for iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad by hexler.

It supports sending and receiving Open Sound Control and MIDI messages over Wi-Fi and CoreMIDI inter-app communication and compatible hardware.

The application allows to remote control and receive feedback from software and hardware that implement the OSC or MIDI protocols such as Apple Logic Pro/Express, Ableton Live, Renoise, Pure Data, Max/MSP/Jitter, Max for Live, OSCulator, VDMX, Resolume Avenue/Arena, Modul8, Plogue Bidule, NI Traktor, NI Reaktor, Quartz Composer, Supercollider, vvvv, Derivative TouchDesigner, Isadora and many others.

The interface provides a number of customizable touch controls to send and receive messages:

Faders / Rotary controls / Encoder controls / Push buttons / Toggle buttons / XY pads / Multi-faders / Multi-push / Multi-toggles / Multi-xy pads / LEDs / Labels / Time & battery displays

Additionally the program can send Accelerometer data. The application comes with example layouts and completely custom layouts can be constructed using the free TouchOSC Editor application.

Please browse to http://hexler.net/touchosc for more information, video demonstrations and download the free layout editor application for OS X, Windows and Linux and the free TouchOSC Bridge utility to easily control any MIDI-capable application on your computer.

iPhone Screenshots

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iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • June 25, 2011 New version 1.7.2
  • August 02, 2011 New version 1.7.3
  • October 06, 2011 New version 1.7.4
  • December 18, 2011 New version 1.8
  • April 01, 2012 New version 1.8.1
  • May 28, 2013 New version 1.9.0
  • May 28, 2013 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $2.99
  • June 02, 2013 Price increase: $2.99 -> $4.99
  • June 06, 2013 New version 1.9.1
  • September 28, 2013 New version 1.9.2
  • October 02, 2013 New version 1.9.3
  • December 01, 2014 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $2.99
  • December 02, 2014 Price increase: $2.99 -> $4.99
  • February 26, 2015 New version 1.9.4
  • July 01, 2015 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $3.99
  • July 02, 2015 Price increase: $3.99 -> $4.99
  • November 28, 2015 New version 1.9.5
  • December 02, 2015 New version 1.9.6
  • December 26, 2015 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $2.99
  • December 31, 2015 Price increase: $2.99 -> $4.99
  • February 27, 2016 New version 1.9.7
  • November 07, 2016 New version 1.9.8
  • June 13, 2019 New version 1.9.10

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