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Under this menu is a list of drives, next to each drives name is a letter under the column A(for Audio). Your drive may be too slow or fragmented, or a firewire drive could be having trouble due to the extra firewire bandwith or CPU load." There's nothing else on the drive, I've got my fingers crossed!!!!!! __________________ __________________ Al Hospers bass, vocal, composer, engineer CleverSounds Recording ------------------------------------------------------ New MacPro, 6 core, 32 GB RAM, Orion Studio , PT12.4, Slate MTi, ISA428, ADL600, Network Requirements for ISIS and Interplay MediaStream 700 / 1600 4Designer User Guide ISIS client guide 4.6 How do you rate this document? |vote=None| Processing... (Average Rating: No Rating) Searching criteria navigate to this website

usually out of desparation. I presume it's safe to delete the original files now that it's all copied? JAEPILLA 003, Mbox 2, Digi 002, original Mbox, Digi 001 (Win) 2 08-04-2003 11:27 AM error: Could not allocate space for recording!! Totally at a loss how to resolve it.

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How do I correct things for these tracks? All you have to do to change disc allocation, is to click on the tab in the disc allocation window in pro tools. All Rights Reserved. Reply With Quote 08-27-2007,07:59 AM #2 tech1 View Profile View Forum Posts Registered User Join Date Jun 2006 Posts 622 This error usually refers to when a session has been moved

  • However I might be tempted at this point to both "un-install" and "re-install" Pro Tools.
  • Related Articles The original disk allocation cannot be used' error when opening a session.
  • The first lists each track in your Session and the second shows where in your system any audio files recorded on that track will be saved.
  • I have never defragged and it runs fine.
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Right‑click the Digidesign folder and delete it, then go to My Computer / Your Local Hard Drive / Program Files / Digidesign / DAE / DAE Prefs and delete the entire Sign in Transcript Statistics 6,829 views 5 Like this video? Join 17 other followers Why Checking "Disk Allocation" is Important in ProTools Posted: December 5, 2011 in Pro Tools Help Tags: Disk Allocation, pro tools, protools 3 Pro Tools Disk Allocation If this works you might be able to add plug-ins back in one at a time to see if this might be the culprit.

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Lead PC Install/Repair Tech Sweetwater Service Dep't Reply With Quote 08-28-2007,10:49 AM #7 Joseph Hanna View Profile View Forum Posts Registered User Join Date Oct 2004 Location Los Feliz, CA. As always in Pro Tools, you can change all of the tracks at once by holding down the Alt key and clicking any track. Any other suggestions, or am I up a creek? You Can Now Upload Your Music To Pandora!

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I've been successfully using PT9 for the past 7 months and all of a sudden I can't create a new session and record with it. check my site no dice * Created a new blank session in the same folder as the broken session. Unable To Create Record Files For One Or More Tracks Pro Tools You needed the firewire drive so it's a good investment. Pro Tools Drive Permissions Password Register FAQ Today's Posts Search Search Forums Show Threads Show Posts Tag Search Advanced Search Go to Page...

Close Yeah, keep it Undo Close This video is unavailable. http://bsdupdates.com/pro-tools/pro-tools-error-35.php If any of your tracks are not being recorded where you want them, simply click on the track name, and a list will come up.  Select the appropriate hard drive, and The Donkey WorkA Mixing Tip Readers' Ads View all ads Create free ad On the same subject Pro Tools: Peak Practice November 2016 Avid Application Manager October 2016 Voice, Track & Reply With Quote 09-03-2007,02:00 PM #12 rinhaak View Profile View Forum Posts Registered User Join Date Jul 2007 Posts 21 I checked out the website, and the only thing suggested was

climber View Public Profile Find all posts by climber #5 07-20-2011, 06:51 PM climber Member Join Date: Nov 2010 Location: North Conway, NH Posts: 104 Re: PT 9 WHAT I TRIED: * Restarting PT, Rebooting Mac, cycling power on Audio interface and Firewire drive. * Playing back the session while NO tracks are record enabled... Once the Workspace browser has opened, you will see that there are two small columns to the right of the Name column, headed 'A' and 'V', for Audio and Video. http://bsdupdates.com/pro-tools/pro-tools-dae-700-error.php royguitar2 23,343 views 5:14 Pro Tools for Beginners Tutorial - Part 1 - Navigation - Duration: 16:44.

However, in practice, firewire performs at a much higher rate. All was working great. Please try again later.

Every time you create a new audio track in Pro Tools, the track needs a hard drive to record to.

Also, it is USB and not firewire - is that a problem? I ran Apples Disk repair utility on the external PT drive. Is it possible to define a special drive for Pro Tools to create a new audio files folder when creating a new track on a drive which is in read-only mode climber View Public Profile Find all posts by climber #3 07-20-2011, 06:17 PM Craig F Moderator Join Date: Aug 2000 Location: someplace I shouldn't be Posts: 12,592 Re:

I haven't changed anything since then. All rights reserved. Since this doesn't seem to be the case, it may be 10.4.9 that's issue. get redirected here Sweetwater 5501 U.S.

brett Lemos 1,281 views 3:38 Pro Tools Tutorial #6: Recording to External Hard Drives | Audio Recording School - Duration: 3:03. To get compatible, you would need to install the OS 10.4.9 combo update from Apple, and download/install Pro Tools 7.3.1cs4 from Digidesign. Recording TWO at a time, would throw the Allocation error. * Backed up then deleted PT prefs and database files * Now am no longer able to record to ANY single Now in Disk Allocation set the track you want to record onto to an appropriate folder on a local drive.

I couldn't resolve it right then, so the client left. Category Entertainment License Standard YouTube License Show more Show less Loading... I always get the error. * restored the prefs and database files... I get the same error message "Could not allocate space for Recording!" This is on a 2 TB drive with 890 GIG free!

A tell‑tale sign that Disk Allocation is not set correctly is finding a Session folder on another drive which doesn't have a Pro Tools Session in it, but does contain either an Audio or For more information, please read the Digibase guide located under the 'Help' menu in Pro Tools. Obviously it's a very frustrating experience but we WILL find the problem and there IS a solution. Creating a new user account and/or saving a new session outside of the user folder solved the problem.

Lead PC Install/Repair Tech Sweetwater Service Dep't Reply With Quote 09-02-2007,09:46 PM #10 rinhaak View Profile View Forum Posts Registered User Join Date Jul 2007 Posts 21 finally got the chance Interplay DMS Dongle not found on VMWare Unexpected failure to store workgroups Avid Download Manager Installation 'Error Creating Installation Directory' ©2015 Avid Technology, Inc.Privacy Vision Avid Everywhere Overview Addressing Key What baffles me the most about all this is that it had been playing two weeks ago before these problems started. I checked the disk allocation and it all looks good.

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