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cables is under heavy development.
There might be one or another bug, please let us know about it!
cables Documentation      How To Use            Working with files            Keyboard Shortcuts            User Interface Walkthrough      Beginner Tutorial            Beginner 1: Drawing A Circle            Beginner 2: Transformations            Beginner 3: Color            More Transformations      intermediate            Image Compositions            Post-Processing 3D Scenes      communication            cables API            Communication with an Arduino via Serial            Communicating with Arduino over MQTT      Exporting And Embedding            How to serve files externally and fix CORS headers            Embedding Patches            External triggers / functions            Embedding Patches            Previewing / uploading exported cables patches      coding ops            Creating Attachments            General op/Port Callbacks            Ports                  Dynamic Ports                  Array Ports                  Boolean ports                  Integer Number Ports                  Object Ports                  String ports                  Trigger Ports                  Floating Point Number Ports            GUI/UI attributes            Hello Op - Part 1            Libraries            Developing Ops            Guidelines            Object Ports            Writing Shaders            Web Audio Op Development      HTML and CSS in cables      Lighting            Lights            Shadows      FAQ            Embedding                  How to remove grey rectangles on touch (mobile)?                  Why doesn't the DownloadTexture op work on iOS?                  How to disable page scrolling on mobile?                  Transparent Canvas            Features and Support                  Will there be support for (animated) GIFs?            General questions            Licences and payment                  What licence do i need to use cables?                  Will I have to pay for it in the future?                  How is my work licenced when using cables?            Does cables support midi and OSC?            Shadertoy            Technical questions            UI / Editor            WebGL1 and WebGL2

General questions

How do i create an account?

  • Head on over to https://cables.gl/ and hit the register button. Respond to the e-mail authentification and then your account will be active.

What should I do If I have problems creating an account?

Do I have to install cables?

  • cables runs exclusively in the browser so there's nothing to install ;-)

What intellectual rights do I have for the work that I create?

  • You own all the intellectual rights to to the work you create with cables. We also have a list of Creative commons licenses that you can use if you make a patch public.

Do I have to give credit to cables gl with any of my published works for myself and or with clients?

  • No, but we would really like it if you do! We love to hear it when cables gets used in real world projects.

I found a bug! What should I do now?

  • Post a bug report over on the forums

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