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Forum: Pro Tools TDM Systems (Mac) 12-29-2010, 04:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,120
Posted By audioboffin
Re: Pro Tools Still Deleting Files From Disc

I'd definitely be backing up your data drives and reformatting them before copying the data back across. Delete the digi database folders before copying.
Forum: Pro Tools TDM Systems (Mac) 12-29-2010, 04:24 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,350
Posted By audioboffin
Re: Strange Black cable on a HD Accel Core Card

Tidy job, and chances are it will outlast any surface mount electros on the board.
Forum: Tips & Tricks 12-26-2010, 07:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,053
Posted By audioboffin
Re: Sending Inserts To AUX's

Tried making the aux effect returns "solo safe" so you can solo tracks with effects in place?
Forum: The Drum Room 03-09-2010, 04:14 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,023
Posted By audioboffin
Re: Trigger setup advice

The Alesis units work quite well as trigger to MIDI interfaces, I'm just not excited about the sounds.. but hey you are triggering other sound sources!
Forum: Tips & Tricks 03-09-2010, 03:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,981
Posted By audioboffin
Re: How to extend the number of busses in LE?

You might like to consider consuming less busses by creating some stereo tracks, for example for room, overheads etc...

Something else to ponder.. do all of those effects require a stereo send,...
Forum: Tips & Tricks 10-15-2009, 09:27 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 9,879
Posted By audioboffin
Re: Aural Exciter... What do YOU use?

I had a stereo 1 RU BBE gadget for a while, thought it was of most use over samples and synths, it did scarey things to acoustic sources. A mate always liked it on his Musicman bass however...
Forum: 003, Mbox 2, Digi 002, original Mbox, Digi 001 (Mac) 06-11-2009, 09:20 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,368
Posted By audioboffin
Re: Zero Delay Multiband Compressor

Short answer is no. Mulltiband compression requires processing time.
Forum: 003, Mbox 2, Digi 002, original Mbox, Digi 001 (Mac) 05-18-2009, 05:16 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,344
Posted By audioboffin
Re: What are the mut have Plugins

I absolutely agree with William. I'm always tempted to drag those new plugins into the folder every time I have to work with a PT 7.42 system :=))
Forum: 003, Mbox 2, Digi 002, original Mbox, Digi 001 (Mac) 05-18-2009, 05:01 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 10,518
Posted By audioboffin
Re: Most inexpensive Mac Pro better than any quad core PC?

I regularly work with both Windows and Apple systems, and as far as Pro Tools operations go, there's not much difference at all until you start consuming much RAM.

However, when it comes to things...
Forum: Tips & Tricks 05-11-2009, 07:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,292
Posted By audioboffin
Re: "Slowing down the tape speed"

If you can wait I'm pretty sure you will be happier with the result than using any of the pitch shifting software.
Forum: 003, Mbox 2, Digi 002, original Mbox, Digi 001 (Mac) 12-26-2008, 06:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,693
Posted By audioboffin
Re: Separate partition for Pro Tools system?

It's important to keep productivity ahead of having bleeding edge software revisions for most users. I would recommend that you don't update anything without taking a backup of your complete system...
Forum: Pro Tools M-Powered (Mac) 12-26-2008, 03:28 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,750
Posted By audioboffin
Re: Consolidation Glitches

I haven't yet upgraded to PT8, but I remember seeing this problem years ago on some PT5 systems. The problem went away after a version upgrade and back then I figured that it was an issue related to...
Forum: 003, Mbox 2, Digi 002, original Mbox, Digi 001 (Mac) 12-23-2008, 03:57 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,499
Posted By audioboffin
Re: Music Production Kit and PT8 upgrade thread

I should probably post my input question in the M-Powered section. I have 4 x Delta 1010 LE cards, it would be great if I could track with all analog inputs record enabled using Pro Tools.

If...
Forum: 003, Mbox 2, Digi 002, original Mbox, Digi 001 (Mac) 12-23-2008, 03:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,499
Posted By audioboffin
Music Production Kit and PT8 upgrade thread

Hi guys. PT 8 seems to promise a lot and is very enticing. Before I dive into the deep end, what is the upgrade path and cost for existing Music Production Kit owners who want to move into the new...
Forum: Tips & Tricks 11-21-2008, 06:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,992
Posted By audioboffin
Re: Windows xp vs mac os x performance

For what it's worth if I alternate between Windows XP Pro and Mac OS X Leopard with bootcamp on my Mac Pro tower, the Pro Tools performance is VERY similar on each OS. However my workflow is more...
Forum: Tips & Tricks 11-10-2008, 03:33 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,041
Posted By audioboffin
Red face Re: Multi-Tap and Ping Pong real time?

I set up "gadgets" like this in a template session, then import them into new work sessions, so while it might take a bit of fiddling to initially set up the plugins and routing, it's a no brainer to...
Forum: Storage Subsystems 10-26-2008, 04:21 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 11,979
Posted By audioboffin
Re: What external hard drive enclosure(s) do you use?

Firstly: treat every hard drive that you use as though it might fail tomorrow, and you might then consider a safe backup protocol that includes taking copies of valuable data offsite, and regular...
Forum: 003, Mbox 2, Digi 002, original Mbox, Digi 001 (Mac) 10-25-2008, 07:44 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,062
Posted By audioboffin
Re: Can this be done ?? (Locking two LE systems together)

Word clock won't give you transport control, just clock sync.
Forum: 003, Mbox 2, Digi 002, original Mbox, Digi 001 (Mac) 10-25-2008, 07:42 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,062
Posted By audioboffin
Talking Re: Can this be done ?? (Locking two LE systems together)

Actually 001, 002 and 003 systems chase MIDI (for transport control) from other sequencers just fine. 001, 002 and 003 systems are all also capable of resolving to an external clock source (in the...
Forum: 003, Mbox 2, Digi 002, original Mbox, Digi 001 (Win) 10-25-2008, 07:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 5,824
Posted By audioboffin
Re: Using a mic pre-amp and MBOX2

Firstly remember that Pro Tools software needs to talk to Digidesign hardware. You have a few alternatives as far as signal path is concerned if you don't want to use the onboard mic preamps of the...
Forum: Tips & Tricks 10-25-2008, 06:23 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 3,457
Posted By audioboffin
Talking High pitched whine/noise with mBox h/p o/p into active monitors

I work with a number of different Pro Tools rigs, HD systems, old Mix systems, and a number of combinations of LE and M-Powered systems. I have noticed a few times that one of my systems is sometimes...
Forum: Tips & Tricks 09-05-2008, 02:29 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,281
Posted By audioboffin
Re: Restoring Overly Compressed Music

G'day Ozman. The Waves C4 is sometimes favoured by a mastering friend of mine as a means to expand some dynamic back into smashed material. Worth finding a friend who has it to run any heavily...
Forum: Tips & Tricks 03-30-2008, 05:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,881
Posted By audioboffin
Re: Anyone frequently move sessions between xp and osx?

In order to be able to both read and write with Windows and OS X, the transfer drive should be formatted as FAT32.
Forum: Tips & Tricks 03-30-2008, 05:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,016
Posted By audioboffin
Re: Vocal Compression

Insert the trim plugin at the beginning of the chain (top of the inserts) and automate the gain of the channel there. Follow this with one or two compressors of your choice and you will find it a lot...
Forum: 003, Mbox 2, Digi 002, original Mbox, Digi 001 (Mac) 03-04-2008, 07:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,327
Posted By audioboffin
Re: Low Latency monitoring only working intermittingly

Make sure that you don't have any disk corruption from the crash. You should at least repair permissions and preferably boot into single user mode, run fsck -f -y and then exit. Reinstalling Pro...
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