Once you have downloaded IGME and registered read the following to get setup
Extrac the IGME.app from the supplied zip. There is no installation required for OSX, simply place the app in your prefered location (usually /applications).
Currently there is no installer for windows. Use the following steps to get started:
Upon opening the application enter both your email address and activation key. This must be the same email you used to register
Once activated the following sreen should appear
The IGME software also launches a self-contained application the IGME synth. This sub-application is resposible for producing audio output, it must be kept open when running IGME. It can be re-launched from the drop down menu if you accidentally close it.
The primary focus of this research project is understanding how people interact with generative music. IGME will periodically send back interaction and session data to a remote server. This data is stored locally on your machine and once sent back will automatically delete itself. Data will be cached while offline and sending will resume once an internet connection is available
After using IGME for a while a promt will start being displayed asking you to complete the end of study survey. Upon completing this you will be given the chance to obtain an un-restricted version of IGME.
IGME contains a number of getting started tutorials, to access these click the tutorials button in the top right
IGME is now setup ready for you to use!