Tests/TamTam Edit

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Start up Activity

Actions

  1. Click on the TamTam icon in the home view.
  2. After TamTam loads, click on the middle icon. (TamTam Edit)


Verify

  • TamTam opens properly
  • When the cursor is over the middle icon, the words "TamTam Edit" appear.
  • TamTam jam opens properly


Compose something

Actions

  1. Click on the Activity tab.
  2. Enter a name for your composition in the activity name window. (where it says TamTam Edit as default)
  3. Click on the Compose tab.
  4. Click on one of the pictures along the left and choose a new instrument by clicking on the picture.
  5. Click on the Draw Tool button
  6. Click and/or drag the cursor on each of the rows next to the instruments.
  7. Click the select tool
  8. Create a box around a group of the notes you just created.
  9. Click the Duplicate button.
  10. Click somewhere in the composition window, pasting the duplicated notes there.
  11. Click the play button.
  12. Move the cursor over the Volume/Tempo button.
  13. Move the Volume and Tempo sliders back and forth.
  14. Click the pause button.
  15. Click the Stop button.

Verify

  • Clicking on the Activity tab brings up the activities options.
  • Entering a name in the activity name window clears the composition screen. (only occurs the first time)
  • Clicking on the Compose tab brings up the compose buttons.
  • You are able to select different instruments for your composition.
  • You can create notes of different length for the different instruments, using the draw tool.
  • The color of the notes is different for each instrument.
  • Each instrument can only play one note at a time.
  • You are able to select, duplicate, and paste notes.
  • The play button plays your composition in a loop.
  • Moving the Volume and Tempo sliders, increases and decreases the volume and tempo. (right is higher/faster)
  • The pause button stops the cursor wherever it was in the composition.
  • The stop button stops puts the cursor back at the start of the composition.


Use Generate Feature

Actions

  1. Click the Generate tab
  2. Move the mouse over the Generation button.
  3. Move the dots in the Rhythm, Pitch, and Duration boxes.
  4. Click on the Scale menu, and choose a different scale than the default.
  5. Click on the Mode menu, and choose a different mode than the default.
  6. Click the check mark.
  7. Move the mouse over the Properties button.
  8. Change the grid division to 5.

...needs to be finished


Close the Activity

Actions

  1. Click the Activity tab.
  2. Click the X in the top right corner.

Verify

  1. Clicking the Activity tab brings up the activity options.
  2. The activity closes properly.
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