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Pro Tools Expert Podcast 126

Russ, Mike, Neil and James are back to bring you another show with talking points, tips, tricks and questions answered.

Groove 3 Titles We Like

Competitions 

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Sonnox Community Award

  • The winner for June is Chris Linder

Talking Points Kindly Sponsored By Universal Audio

Community Feedback Kindly Sponsored by RSPE Audio Solutions

  • Paul Sinkovich - There is a Pro Tools Shortcuts app from Xerxes Dennis called Pro Tools Hotkeys  which is available on the iOS and Android platforms
  • Jean-Michel Bocéno - Has a tip on creating auto talkback without an specialised plug-in.
  • Jason Wilson - There is a video showing track freeze in Pro Tools 12 
  • Anthony Dominello - Experience of mastering bots and client’s response.

Questions - Kindly Sponsored by Alchemea

  • Bill Metoyer Can I get a Waves Gold bundle for Pro Tools 7 LE?
  • Mark Beling - Unable to preview audio clips in Pro Tools, any ideas?
  • Jeff Denadel - Are there any problems in using Thunderbolt, Firewire 800 and Firewire 400 together? Also what about USB3 for Pro Tools 11?

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Pro Tools Expert Podcast 125

Russ, Mike & Neil bring you another show with talking points, tips, tricks and questions answered.

Groove 3 Titles We Like

Competitions 

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Talking Points 

Community Feedback Kindly Sponsored by RSPE Audio Solutions

  • Joe Teresi - tip on using clip gain before a compressor to get a more even sound.
  • Donald Crees has let up know about a free AAX plug-in and special offer on another AAX plug-in
  • Justin Bryant - Can you do an article on building a studio in the garden?
  • Matt Greaves has found a possible bug with Autotune Evo when importing a track into Pro Tools 11
  • Dualta Barrett - Can you do a video on using ring modulation?
  • Mark Kaim - Suggestions of how to do the mastering bot versus human challenge
  • Matt Cheney - Can you do a video on the best ways and plug-ins to use to handle frame rate changes?

Questions - Kindly Sponsored by Alchemea

  • Shiv Dhuna - Why do the tracks that I export from FL Studio don’t sound the same in Pro Tools?
  • Eric Everhart - Why do plug-ins like Slap Delay II or Extra Long Delay II don’t work in Pro Tools 11?  Video on Time Adjuster plug-in

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Pro Tools Expert Podcast Episode 124

Russ, James & Mike Aiton bring you another show with talking points, tips, tricks and questions answered.

Groove 3 Titles We Like

Competitions 

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  • Matt Chamberlain Drums From Loop Loft With Exclusive Pro Tools Sessions £32 - 33% Discount 
  • LiquidSonics Reverberate Convolution Reverb Plug-in £35 - 30% Discount
  • TAL-U-NO-LX Synth Plug-in £27 - 25% Discount
  • Acon Digital DeReverberate Plug-in £39 - 33% Discount
  • #Hit It - The Ultimate Guide To Programming Drums eBook £11 - 25% Discount

Talking Points

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Questions - Kindly Sponsored by Alchemea

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Pro Tools Expert Podcast Episode 123

Neil, James & Mike Aiton bring you another show with talking points, tips, tricks and questions answered.

Groove 3 Titles We Like

Competitions 

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  • Matt Chamberlain Drums From Loop Loft With Exclusive Pro Tools Sessions £32 - 33% Discount 
  • LiquidSonics Reverberate Convolution Reverb Plug-in £35 - 30% Discount
  • TAL-U-NO-LX Synth Plug-in £27 - 25% Discount
  • Acon Digital DeReverberate Plug-in £39 - 33% Discount
  • #Hit It - The Ultimate Guide To Programming Drums eBook £11 - 25% Discount

Talking Points

Community Feedback Kindly Sponsored by RSPE Audio Solutions

Questions - Kindly Sponsored by Alchemea

  • Matt North - Structure Free Shortcuts In Pro Tools 11
  • Phil Tuttle - Audio Clicking in Pro Tools
  • Brent Smith - Vocal Plug-in Chain EQ

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Podcast Extra - Interview With YK And Will From Focusrite Rednet

Russ took some time to have an chat with YK and Will from Focusrite to talk about the Rednet system.

He asked why they created it, how it works and what benefits it offers to Pro Tools users.

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Pro Tools Expert Podcast 122

Mike, Neil, James & Mike Aiton bring you another show with talking points, tips, tricks and questions answered.

Groove 3 Titles We Like

Competitions 

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Talking Points

Community Feedback Kindly Sponsored by RSPE Audio Solutions

  • Vincent Burel - Recently tried Pro Tools with Voicemeeter virtual mixing console application for Windows 
  • Wim Müller - Can you make a tutorial covering recording organs
  • Mike Berry - Be Aware on Windows about cloning from a rotational drive to an SSD as the block size may not match.  More here & MiniTool software
  • Andy Hagerman - Comments on of Native and DSP hardware comparisons and also what will happen with an offline bounce when you system is close to capacity.

Questions - Kindly Sponsored by Alchemea

  • Graham Archer - Why is their still a delay in the side chain with native plug-ins on an HDX system?
  • David Plumb - Advice on how to deliver stems of songs to counteract  the clients comments about changing levels

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Pro Tools Expert Podcast 121

Russ, Mike Neil & James bring you another show with talking points, tips, tricks and questions answered.

Groove 3 are offering 1 year all access pass for $100  

Competitions 

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Talking Points

Community Feedback Kindly Sponsored by RSPE Audio Solutions

  • David Thomas - Big Fish Loops disappearing from Avid accounts
  • Chris Linder - Two categories are being dropped from the Tony Awards. More herePetition 
  • Tony Molica - videos on creating a tempo map for music with extreme variations video & followup

Questions - Kindly Sponsored by Alchemea

  • Neale Eckstein - Should I hold off upgrading to Superior Drummer from EZ Drummer?
  • Dietrich Bonawitz - Can I get Novation Automap to work with Pro Tools 11? More here
  • Matt Greaves - Should I go for an SSD drive for a new Mac Mini?
  • Jesse Naples - In reinstalling Pro Tools it seems I am lacking a DigiDriver X64, where can I find this? Advice for re-installing Pro Tools on Windows & Free Download Manager 
  • Alkinoos Ioannidis - Why am I having dropouts and high noise when playing Pro Tools 10 and Sibelius 6.2?
  • Dave Wraight - I only own about 20 UAD-2 Plug-ins, can I uninstall the ones I don’t own?
  • Daniel Whillas - I am having trouble updating Pro tools 10 to 11, the disk image is corrupted Free Download Manager 
  • Shayne Hawkinson - Problem with Input only monitoring with Pro Tools 11 and Apogee Quartet 
  • Lara Putter - Problems extracting installers from zip files Free Download Manager 
  • Larry Burger - The Pre send buttons keep get turned off, any ideas?

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Pro Tools Expert Podcast 120

Russ, Mike & James are joined by Mike Aiton to bring you another show with talking points, tips, tricks and questions answered.

It’s Pro Tools week on Groove 3 and there are loads of Pro Tools titles going this week for just $5.

Competitions 

Sonnox Community Award

The winner for May is Matt Blue aka kcatthedog on Disqus. Matt submitted this video on modifying a ribbon mic and loads of comments on Disqus. He wins a plug-in of his choice from the Sonnox Elite Collection.

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Talking Points    

Community Feedback Kindly Sponsored by RSPE Audio Solutions   

  • Tony Molica, DF Tweedie and Jeff Lorber on latency and delay compensation.
  • Dustin Bosovitch & Brendan Biele on MIDI over Bluetooth in Yosemite
  • Glenn Skinner - Please do a review on Arpology from SampleLogic?
  • Frankie Mariano - Give us your best american accents…
  • Michael Leo - What should be do about naturally occurring hearing loss with age?

Questions - Kindly Sponsored by Alchemea   

  • Martin Ek - Should I use the K-System or EBU R128 when mastering albums?
  • Jon Doig - What MIDI keyboard should I use with Pro Tools 11?
  • Steve Deutsch - Where can I find a copy of Pro Tools 9?
  • Alexander Lott -Advice please about using colour coding? Julian’s Pro Tools Fundementals Article
  • Jessie Lloyd - Unable to install Pro Tools 11 get an Assertion error PT Prefs Helper & Cocktail
  • Siobhan Redmond - Analogue Summing v Mix In The Box

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Pro Tools Expert Podcast 119

 

Russ, Mike, Neil & James are back to bring you another show with talking points, tips, tricks and questions answered.

New titles from our Podcast sponsor Groove 3

Competitions 

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Talking Points    

Community Feedback Kindly Sponsored by RSPE Audio Solutions   

  • Boris Prell - Enigma software was developed by Evolution, a keyboard brand that was acquired by M-Audio many years ago. 
    • Enigma was designed to configure the following keyboards:
      • Evolution MK-4xx Keyboard Series and UC33e
      • Axiom 25/49/61 - not mkII or Pro or Air
      • Oxygen “Silver” line that’s the 8v2, 49 and 61 - not “Blue” line
      • Keystation Pro 88
      • O2
      • Ozonic
      • Trigger Finger 
      • X-Session
    • You could use these controllers within Pro Tools, but you would have to program the MIDI CC commands manually using the Legacy MIDI Controller file for CS-10, should work up to version 8. 
    • With the Axiom mkII series M-Audio implemented HyperControl which is directly supported in Pro Tools
    • With the Oxygen “Blue” line M-Audio implemented DirectLink a kind of HyperControl ‘Lite’ which is also directly supported in Pro Tools
  • Anthony Dominello - DSP v Native - follow up on Moore’s Law
  • Xavier Dsouza - How do you create the sounds and those effects from “Sentido” by Dimitri Vegas and Like Mike vs Steve Angello
  • Hilary Poole - How do you  create a hip-hop technique for using a “glide” feature to pitch shift kicks.
  • Jeff Lorber -  Track naming tips
  • Rob Macfarlane - Problems with delay compensation during tracking

Questions - Kindly Sponsored by Alchemea   

  • Robert Rosner - How do I get back the Snare sample in an Xpand2?
  • John - Problems using Alesis DM10 with Gen 16 Cymbals YouTube video
  • Igor Sim - What Firewire card do you recommend for a Focusrite Saffire 56?
  • Timur K - How can I do one project in 5.1 surround when I have Pro Tools vanilla?
  • Chris Kennedy - How do I get the EQ I hear in my car?
  • Paul Hoffman - When bringing a 16 bit OMF into Pro Tools should I create 24 bit media or not?

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Pro Tools Expert Podcast 118

Russ & Mike are joined by Julian Rodgers to bring you another show with talking points, tips, tricks and questions answered.

Special Offers from our Podcast sponsor Groove 3

Competitions

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Talking Points    

Community Feedback Kindly Sponsored by RSPE Audio Solutions  

Take a look at RSPE Facebook page and their special Pro Tools prices. 

  • Michael Hanson - Can make a guide to get existing content into the new AIR Instruments?
  • Kim Owen-Brown - Love the podcasts and thanks to Rob Papen for excellent customer service.
  • Eric Everhart - Could you compare the 1073 hardware to the UAD 1073?
  • Todd McKernan - Whats the next category of clones we might see?
  • Mark Phillips - A heads up that Pianoteq 5 is out. Can you check it out please?
  • Chris Carey - Logic used to offer to setup processing nodes on a LAN.

Questions - Kindly Sponsored by Alchemea   

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  • Evan Magness - Even if the waveforms have been deleted I still can’t record over them.
  • Cody Glasbergen - Can’t see the waveforms on audio tracks until I zoom in a lot.
  • Chris Brown - Problems with transport functions on an M-Audio Oxygen 61 keyboard.
  • Andy Goldberg - Can you use Revoice Pro to tune vocals instead of Auto Tune? Check out Mike’s video on the Synchro Arts You Tube channel

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Pro Tools Expert Podcast 117

Russ, Mike, Neil & James bring you another show with talking points, tips, tricks and questions answered.

Special Offers from our Podcast sponsor Groove 3

Competitions

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Talking Points   

Community Feedback Kindly Sponsored by RSPE Audio Solutions  

Take a look at RSPE’s 500 Configuration tool and No Brainer Deals 

  • Chris Masters - Nevada Music hosting a technology evening, More info here
  • Glenn Skinner - PT11 the Midi Thru defaults to None - wasted an hour hunting this down. 
  • Brendan Biele - Brick And The Bullet Low latency high quality audio over wifi See the pitch on KickStarter 

Questions - Kindly Sponsored by Alchemea   

Take a look at Alchemea Sessions 

  • Problems with iLok and License Manager with authorisations being unreliable.
  • Is it possible to record from a Karaoke disc to Pro Tools on the same computer?
  • Do you think sites like airgigs are helpful for bringing business in from other places?
  • Problems with a Digi 002 and an OctoPre with Pro Tools 11. - PT Prefs App 
  • Problems with installing virtual instruments with Pro Tools Express
  • Avid Everywhere for audio Webinar 

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Pro Tools Expert Podcast 116

Russ, Neil & Mike bring you another show with talking points, tips, tricks and questions answered.

Competitions

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Sonnox Community Award For April 2014

  • The winner for posting comments above and beyond the call of duty, is Lightwing aka Patrick. His company is AxeGlove and they make AxeSaks amongst other products

Talking Points   

Community Feedback Kindly Sponsored by RSPE Audio Solutions  

  • Thabiso Mabena - Can you do more de-construction videos of well known songs please?
  • Morgan Page - following our tip about Latency Compensation still having trouble with side chaining.
  • John McDaniel - Please distinguish between AAX Native and AAX DSP plug-ins. Our AAX Database
  • Guy Amitai - Can you do a comparison and suggest the best external drives for sample streaming?
  • Anthony Narciso - Thank you for all you do evens a theatre sound designer have helped in what I do.

Questions - Kindly Sponsored by Alchemea   

  • Having problems using the Akai EIE Pro with Pro Tools Express. - Akai Knowledgebase Article
  • Can I use Pro Tools 7 LE with Windows 7?
  • Can I use the Burl Mothership with an Avid Thunderbolt HD Native box with and without PT HD software.
  • Can you load audio clips from the Pro Tools timeline with the new versos of AIR Structure and Transfuser? Dave Tremblay’s explanation

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Pro Tools Expert Podcast 115

Pro Tools Expert Podcast Episode 114

Russ, Mike, & Neil bring you another show with talking points, tips, tricks and questions answered.

Competitions

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Talking Points   

Community Feedback Kindly Sponsored by RSPE Audio Solutions 

  • David Topple - Thanks for all you do and your English voices
  • Scott Gillen - Thanks for the tip about mono clips onto stereo tracks.

Questions - Kindly Sponsored by Alchemea   

  • Pro Tools Native or HD Native, which should I choose? FAQ pages
  • Advice please on how to Hackintosh a Windows computer Tony Mac web site
  • How can I use a UAD-1 and TC Powercore cards when I have a pci-e computer?
  • Is it possible to capture video and audio in Pro Tools using a  Blackmagic Duo card?
  • Pro Tools Express is not recognising my Focusrite Scarlett 6i6, what I am doing wrong?
  • Advice please on publishing a diary so clients can see availability for studio sessions. 

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Pro Tools Expert Podcast Episode 113

Russ, Mike, Neil & James bring you another show with talking points, tips, tricks and questions answered.

Competitions

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Talking Points  

Community Feedback Kindly Sponsored by RSPE Audio Solutions 

  • Andy Soemo - Follow up with an problem from podcast 112 - a workaround for getting the transport related count in into the bounce.
  • Tom Scrivano - suggests using Blue Cat Audio PatchWork to help with pre and post processing.

Questions - Kindly Sponsored by Alchemea   

  • Thoughts on using VST3 VIs in Pro Tools Steinberg on VST3
  • Advice on Setting up a new Mac Pro with Pro Tools for a composer.
  • How do you use the Harmony section of iZotope Nectar 2?
  • Problems moving mono files to stereo tracks.
  • Problems with crackling with Pro Tools SE on Windows 7.

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Pro Tools Expert Podcast Episode 112

Russ, Mike & James bring you another bumper show with talking points, tips, tricks and questions answered.

Competitions

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Talking Points  

Community Feedback Kindly Sponsored by RSPE Audio Solutions 

  • Jeffrey Lober - We sound like The Young Ones to his American ears
  • Sid Naghdi Known to us as El Sidius following our example and setting up Drumbank for the drum programming and virtue drumming community.
  • Grant Hall - Update to the old Mac Pro to New Mac Pro comparison story.
  • Tony Molica - Confession to buying too much gear and a resolution to learn to use what he has first.
  • Steve Nolte Thank you for all you do.
  • Kris Lawrenson - Can I download your videos?

Questions - Kindly Sponsored by Alchemea   

  • Why do I get AAE Error -6101 intermittently on small and large sessions?
  • Which plug-ins should I use when mixing vocals On - From Groove 3 Mixing with Free Plug-ins or Mix School 101
  • How do I prove to Avid that I am eligible for the Student version of Pro Tools - PTE FAQ page
  • Is it possible to feed the sends post inserts on tracks?
  • Problems with Faders move between recording and mixing in Pro Tools. What’s happening?
  • Can I put my Pro tools 10 license that  came with Pro Tools 10 onto a 1st generation iLok?
  • Why do I get AAE Error -6101 intermittently on small and large sessions?
  • Which plug-ins should I use when mixing vocals Mixing with Free Plug-ins Mix School 101?
  • How do I prove to Avid that I am eligible for the Student version of Pro Tools?
  • Is it possible to feed the sends post inserts on tracks?
  • Problems with Faders move between recording and mixing in Pro Tools. What’s happening?
  • How can I get the click to be included in offline stem mixes?
  • Can I put my Pro Tools 10 license that  came with Pro Tools 10 onto a 1st generation iLok  

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Pro Tools Expert Podcast Episode 111

Russ, Mike, Neil & James bring you another bumper show with talking points, tips, tricks and questions answered.

Competitions

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Talking Points  

Community Feedback Kindly Sponsored by RSPE Audio Solutions 

  • Jon Dearth - Building your own PC for use with Pro Tools.
  • Jon Dearth - Tip for low cost Waves upgrade if your WUP has expired.
  • Darby Todd - Thanks for your advice and help with clear explanation
  • Alan Fluker - You can use the HD drivers for the Omni for using Maschine in standalone mode.
  • Michael Sanchez - You could use the Mac digital out into the digital input on the HD Omni to use Maschine in standalone mode
  • Wes Mitchell - How do I comment on stories on the site, anyone using Rednet & do you still need help revamping the site?
  • Scot Rammer - Thanks to RSPE for the great Metric Halo deal and thanks to the PTE team for all you do.
  • Danny Mordujovich - Thanks to you all for the help and advice you have given me. Also what accents do each of you have.
  • Baba Prasad Lakshman - Has anyone seen or use the Mphase Studio controller iPad app

Questions - Kindly Sponsored by Alchemea  

  • Is Pro Tools HD limited to 32 channels of I/O using 3rd party interfaces?
  • Can I import older Kontakt samples into Structure LE?
  • Should I upgrade to a new Mac Pro from my older 2011 Mac Pro?
  • How do I export MIDI clips like I can export audio clips?

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Pro Tools Expert Podcast Extra Interview - Sonny Williamson

In this Pro Tools Expert Interview James talks to composer, arranger and Pro Tools demonstrator Sonny Williamson about his early musical training, his first jobs in the industry and his approach to writing for TV and Radio commercials. He also reveals that it’s not all about expensive plugs-ins and virtual instruments when it comes to making a catchy track.

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Pro Tools Expert Podcast Episode 110

Russ, Mike, Neil & James bring you another bumper show with talking points, tips, tricks and questions answered.

Competitions

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Talking Points  

Community Feedback Kindly Sponsored by RSPE Audio Solutions 

  • Dave Wraight - Where has the Pro tools Expert iPhone app gone?
  • Big Breezie - Can you do a video to show how to create the Kate Perry sound?
  • Alan Fluker - Can we do a list of computers that work with Pro Tools 11?
  • Glenn Skinner - I am upgrading to PT11, what do you think about the Waves upgrade plans?

Questions - Kindly Sponsored by Alchemea 

  • How does Kenny Gioia do his Zoom trick on his videos?
  • Can I use Pro Tools without plugging in my Mbox Pro 3?
  • Can I route the standalone Maschine to my HD Native and Omni interface?
  •  Where are plug-ins favourites stored so I can back them up?
  • When syncing Logic & Pro Tools, can I hit Stop in Logic?
  • Problems with Windows XP, Pro Tools 7.1 & a TPkd driver.
  • How can I sync my Boss DR-880 and Pro Tools 10?

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Pro Tools Expert Podcast Episode 109

Russ, Mike, Neil & James bring you another show with talking points, tips, tricks and questions answered.

Competitions

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Talking Points  

Community Feedback Kindly Sponsored by RSPE Audio Solution 

  • Andy Lindley - Where have the Structure Sound Libraries gone?
  • Eyal Grossfeld - Clip Gain shortcut tip
  • Ryan Okuly - New versions of Steven Slate  VTM Beta out.
  • Victor Sanders - Can we do an Omnisphere video review please?
  • Mick Ritchie - Recommends MIDI Patchbay to  remap drums  

Questions - Kindly Sponsored by Alchemea 

  • With graphical stuttering with Pro Tools, the cursor doesn’t run smoothly, whats the issue?
  • Problems with a Pro Tools Installer, what can I do?
  • Problems with sound not coming out with Pro Tools but System sounds are OK.
  • Problems with iZotope RX modified file and Unique File IDs in Pro Tools
  • Problems with Waves Meta Filter crashing Pro Tools. Would should I do?
  • Problems with Buffer size with an Line 6 Pod Farm with Windows 7 on an polder computer.
  • Problems with monitor mixes with a Focusrite 18i20 interface
  • Is there a good Roland TB-303 plug-in for Pro Tools
  • Whats the latest version of Pro tools that will run with a DIGI 001?
  • Are there ways to automate and access AudioSuite plug-ins with the Artist Control?

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