how to wire and trigger the 4017 to count only one cycle per pulse?

    Hi i'm having a hard time figuring out how to make the 4017 only count once.. i want to be able to make the 4017 count to 4 when fed a HIGH signal and then stop. then start the count from 1 again when it gets another HIGH signal. reading these ones just made me more confused...

    4017 counting and switching the 4066

    Hi i don't think i fully get it, but this is how i imagine it would be possible to make a 4-step sequencer that i can run any signal source through: i'd take a clock signal from a slow 40106-based oscillator to run the 4017. the four signal outputs would be mixed to one master output in the...