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Forum: Tips & Tricks 05-14-2019, 05:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,187
Posted By jpmorgan
Re: A-B-ing

[QUOTE=pierrobass;2523881]A-B ing just means : listen to 2 different sources alternatively in order to compare.

Yes, that's what Dave Kusak appears to be doing in a video course he's selling, but...
Forum: Tips & Tricks 05-14-2019, 05:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,187
Posted By jpmorgan
Re: A-B-ing

It's a technique I once saw demonstrated using ProTools in a Dave Kusak video course he's selling. The resulting sound he achieved was very different; - "bigger". (Hard to describe.)
Forum: Tips & Tricks 05-14-2019, 05:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,187
Posted By jpmorgan
Re: A-B-ing

By "cinematic", I mean more like how a 14-channel-stereo film score sounds in a movie theater.
I've Googled this, and looked around, but I haven't found anything. It's a technique I once saw...
Forum: Tips & Tricks 04-14-2019, 07:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,187
Posted By jpmorgan
A-B-ing

I´ve recently heard about a technique referred to as `A-B-ing` that gives a more cinematic sound to your recording. Can anyone provide me with information on how to do this?
Forum: Pro Tools | First Discussion 02-09-2019, 04:27 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 33,162
Posted By jpmorgan
iLok update is blocking ProTools

Last week when I went to open my ProTools to work on a session, I got a message telling me my iLok was no longer valid, and it needed to be updated. So I followed the instructions, opened my iLok...
Forum: Pro Tools 12 07-21-2018, 04:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,620
Posted By jpmorgan
Re: playback engine won't reset

But I want my Steinberg to be the default, not the on-board soundcard. Earlier when I had an MBox Mini as an interface, I tried doing what you recommend, and switching to the MBox when I wanted to...
Forum: Pro Tools 12 07-20-2018, 03:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,620
Posted By jpmorgan
playback engine won't reset

Yesterday, I tried to open a session I had recorded with an older version of ProTools, but doing that screwed everything up. My media players stopped working completely - no sound. So I opened...
Forum: Pro Tools 12 06-20-2018, 04:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,104
Posted By jpmorgan
Re: New to protools, and I'm super confused about instruments???

ProTools contains Expand2, which has many virtual instruments, sounds and effects. Everyone has different preferences for different needs, but you might additionally consider purchasing Native...
Forum: Pro Tools 12 06-20-2018, 04:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,559
Posted By jpmorgan
updating from 12.4 to 2018.4

I'm presently between recording projects, so I'm going to try to update from version 12.4 to ProTools 2018.4. Can I do this directly, or are there intermittent steps I should follow?
I always put...
Forum: Pro Tools 12 01-07-2018, 05:48 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 16,573
Posted By jpmorgan
Re: 12.8.2 - access violation errors

I have Windows 7 Ultimate, and ProTools 12.4. (core i5, 64bit, 8GB RAM). Problems have popped up occasionally, but nothing like this. I'm planning to upgrade to Windows 10, but after reading these...
Forum: Pro Tools 12 01-06-2018, 03:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,089
Posted By jpmorgan
Re: resetting the hardware engine

Hmmm, first time I've heard anything like that. I've had all my computer's sound defaulting through my Steinberg interface since I bought it more than a year ago, and through an MBox Mini since 2012....
Forum: Licensing & Accounts 12-30-2017, 05:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,233
Posted By jpmorgan
Re: Upgrade Plan expired

Many thanks to jeffro and team for allowing me to continue with the upgrade plan. I just renewed. In case anybody else out there is confused about this, if you want to continue to be able to download...
Forum: Pro Tools 12 12-28-2017, 06:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,089
Posted By jpmorgan
Re: resetting the hardware engine

No, I set it to the Steinberg, as you can see.
Forum: Pro Tools 12 12-28-2017, 06:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,089
Posted By jpmorgan
Re: resetting the hardware engine

Thanks for your reply. Please see the previous post above. I want my Steinberg to be the Default Playback Device in Windows. I had selected it a long time ago, and it had always worked. But in the...
Forum: Pro Tools 12 12-28-2017, 06:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,089
Posted By jpmorgan
Re: resetting the hardware engine

Thanks for your reply. By holding the n key down while I opened Protools, I was able to choose my Steinberg interface as shown in the 1st attachment. Now, I can open a ProTools session. But when I...
Forum: Pro Tools 12 12-24-2017, 03:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,089
Posted By jpmorgan
resetting the hardware engine

How do you set your playback engine? I'm using a Steinburg UR 22 mkII mixer, but somehow, my playback engine reset itself to my computer motherboard's sound card, which is Realtek Digital output....
Forum: Licensing & Accounts 12-24-2017, 03:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,233
Posted By jpmorgan
Re: AVID Does Not Honor "Grace Period" Buyers Beware!

Yes, I know it says my subscription expired in Dec. 2016, but I renewed for one more year then, and had no problems paying with Mastercard. That subscription was good until Dec. 8, 2017. There's a...
Forum: Licensing & Accounts 12-24-2017, 03:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,233
Posted By jpmorgan
Re: AVID Does Not Honor "Grace Period" Buyers Beware!

Please do look into these problems, and soon. I started in 2012 with ProTools 9, and I'd like to continue my subscription. I have version 12.4 now, and I'd like to upgrade to 12.8, but not if I have...
Forum: Licensing & Accounts 12-20-2017, 04:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,233
Posted By jpmorgan
Upgrade Plan expired

I logged in the day before my subscription was due to expire, and followed the steps to pay with my Mastercard. I got the message on the screen that said "Subscription updated successfully". Then,...
Forum: Pro Tools 12 11-22-2017, 08:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,153
Posted By jpmorgan
Re: importing downloaded .mp3s

I still haven't figured out why I can't import the files of the sounds I wanted, but in the meantime, I've found sounds that will work, and can be imported from freesounds.org. So, problem solved....
Forum: Pro Tools 12 11-21-2017, 02:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,153
Posted By jpmorgan
Re: importing downloaded .mp3s

By the way, I am using Import Audio.
Forum: Pro Tools 12 11-21-2017, 02:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,153
Posted By jpmorgan
Re: importing downloaded .mp3s

One mistake I made was that I had created an Instrument track, not an Audio track. So I deleted it and made an Audio track. The "not a ProTools Session" error message no longer appears. Instead, the...
Forum: Pro Tools 12 11-20-2017, 05:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,153
Posted By jpmorgan
importing downloaded .mp3s

I downloaded two mp3s of various breaking glass sounds from the internet, but when I try to import them into my session, I get this message: "Cannot open the selected file because file is not a...
Forum: Pro Tools 12 09-22-2016, 02:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,761
Posted By jpmorgan
Re: no sound after installing Microsoft updates

I tried that, but the popup that appears doesn't offer any option to switch from the motherboard's built-in sound card to the M-Box Mini as the designated sound card. The Playback Engine is set as...
Forum: Pro Tools 12 09-22-2016, 02:43 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,761
Posted By jpmorgan
Re: no sound after installing Microsoft updates

That doesn't display the M-Box, and it offers no way to switch from the motherboard's built-in sound card to the M-Box. I don't see such an option in the Control Panel. Am I missing something?
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