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Is it possible to play just one bar of a segment ?

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I would like to send an event to Wwise from UE4 to play only one bar of music at a time. (sometime I play the whole track with another event)

Is it possible to pause the music after playing one bar until the next event ?
I know I can obtain this result if I cut my music in separated bars and put them in a playlist but I hope I can avoid this tedious work.
asked Nov 30, 2019 in General Discussion by Aline H. (130 points)

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Hey Aline,

Hmm.. You could try to use callbacks. In such case, you could pause the music once entering a bar.

Let us know if it works! :)
answered Nov 30, 2019 by Mads Maretty S. (Audiokinetic) (39,740 points)
selected Dec 15, 2022 by Mads Maretty S. (Audiokinetic)
Thank you for your answer.
Good idea, alas it does not work, or I do not use it properly: the callback is triggered immediately (the music start on a bar) and the music stops, only a "click" is audible ...

I also thought about doing something with the stingers but a trigger can only start the music...