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Old 01-07-2016, 05:21 PM
davie1 davie1 is offline
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Default PT11/12 video engine hang, upgrade GPU?

I have so far never been able to get the video engine in PT V's 11 or12 to load it just hangs at 99% (Avid video engine not responding in activity monitor)

I know my old 2008 3.1 mac pro is not qualified for 11/12 but seeing as the audio side works fine I had thought it might be my video card as it only has 256MB of VRAM!

Was wondering if an upgrade to a 2GB mac qualified graphics card might solve this problem, anyone tried this?

ATI Radeon HD 2600 XT:

Chipset Model: ATI Radeon HD 2600
Type: GPU
Bus: PCIe
Slot: Slot-1
PCIe Lane Width: x16
VRAM (Total): 256 MB
Vendor: ATI (0x1002)
Device ID: 0x9588
Revision ID: 0x0000
ROM Revision: 113-B1480A-252
EFI Driver Version: 01.00.252
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Apple Mac Pro
2 x 2.8 GHz Quad-core (Harpertown) Intel Xeon
16GB 800MHz DDR2 FB-DIMM
ATI Radeon HD 2600 XT:
Snow Leopard 10.6.8

Hard drives;
1 x 640 GB WD 7500rpm partitioned (system)
P1 OSX Snow Leopard - Protools 10.3.9,
P2 OSX Mountain Lion - Protools 10.3.9. & protools 11

1 x 500 GB WD 7500rpm partitioned (system)
P1 OSX Mavericks - Protools 12.4,
P2 OSX Yosemite - Protools 12.4.

1 x 500GB WD 7500rpm (Pro Tools Audio)

1 x 1TB WD 7500rpm (Sample Libraries & Home)
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