Avid Pro Audio Community

Avid Pro Audio Community

How to Join & Post  •  Community Terms of Use  •  Help Us Help You

Knowledge Base Search  •  Community Search  •  Learn & Support


Avid Home Page

Go Back   Avid Pro Audio Community > Pro Mixing > Pro Tools | S3

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  #1  
Old 12-20-2014, 01:22 PM
rmstokes rmstokes is offline
Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Posts: 4
Default New S3L-X, S3 all lights blinking!

Just bought an S3L-X system and right out of the box I can't get it to work. The E3 and Venue software loads, and it sees the I/O (unassigned) in the Options>Devices menu. But the S3 is on with all lights blinking and I can't get it into config mode, or ANY mode for that matter.

I've tried the on/off + Workstation button routine and the User+Cancel+View1+View2 routine to no avail ..

What am I missing?
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 12-21-2014, 09:59 AM
rmstokes rmstokes is offline
Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Posts: 4
Default Re: New S3L-X, S3 all lights blinking!

Ok, so after finally getting hold of someone at VENUE support it seems this S3 control surface is defective right out of the box. Turn it on, all lights over both rows of OLED's blink light blue, all select buttons green, faders go to the top the back down, and if you push them up they go right back down, with no activity on the OLED's whatsoever.

The E3 (w/ mouse and key), 2 x I/O's, monitor, all check out fine. Updated software, installed plugs, all good.

Case file open .. they'll be sending me a new one Monday ... glad I didn't find out at a gig!
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
MBox 3 - Lights Blinking in Sequence doug6501 FireWire and USB Audio Interfaces (Win) 9 12-19-2014 08:08 PM
MBox 3 Problem Blinking Lights alvinspeaks FireWire and USB Audio Interfaces (Mac) 0 03-01-2014 02:46 PM
MBOX 3 blinking lights - Phantom Power?? groversi 003, Mbox 2, Digi 002, original Mbox, Digi 001 (Win) 1 02-20-2014 02:12 PM
D-Control Trim Lights Blinking JKD99 ICON & C|24 6 04-22-2010 08:32 AM
C24 Blinking lights and clicking... help! Nicolasixxx ICON & C|24 10 08-10-2006 11:50 AM


All times are GMT -7. The time now is 12:31 AM.


Powered by: vBulletin, Copyright ©2000 - 2008, Jelsoft Enterprises Limited. Forum Hosted By: URLJet.com