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In any case, there, somehow, something is being held up somewhere so that the buffer of the audio interface hardware is running dry, so to speak, and the interface is sitting You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. Follow this Plug-in Compatibility Guide. http://www.protoolsusers.org/index.php?option=com_fireboard&Itemid=0&func=view&catid=3&id=15840 We had exactly the same problem here a few weeks back, and after much head scratching got to the bottom of it all. my review here

I've posted what I'm running there, so until it kicks in, here it is: 24" iMac w/ 3.06Gb processor, ProTools LE 8, Mbox2 Pro, Glyph GT050Q external HD ...cause I KNOW 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 Nice thought though. Additionally, an "Unable to locate digidesign hardware…" error occured when launching. http://duc.avid.com/showthread.php?t=225837

Pro Tools Hardware Buffer Size

Got a new FW400 cable today. basically, the more plugins youre running, the higher buffer you want. permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]polar_rejection[S] 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago(0 children)I've been going over the Avid kbase and the duc for similar situations; I haven't seen this solution yet, but be sure I'll give Jump / Rap + Hip Hop engineering & production 5 Forum Jump Home Contact Us Terms Of Use Privacy Policy All Advertisers Top Advertise with us -- Gearslutz Logo ---- Gearslutz

Shorter/longer? permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]mesaone 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago(4 children)Could hyperthreading cause this error? In the meantime, any other ideas? Can't Change Buffer Size Pro Tools Reply With Quote August 13th, 2009, 12:46 AM #19 Comte de St Germain View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries Brigader Monet, Not Manet!

This worked for me when. Pro Tools 10 Playback Engine Settings David, Actually I am not sure what is Firewire, it seems to be from the Mac system but I am using a PC. This helps an awful lot - it tells me that basically, the program knows theres supposed to be signal there headed to the speakers, but something is standing in the way http://avid.force.com/pkb/articles/en_US/Troubleshooting/Mbox-Pro-Device-buffer-underflow-Problems-with-audio-clock-PTSW-176434 You'll get an error after selecting SPDIF; just blow right by it.

First, it halts, and show me a message box, "The audio device underflowed. Your Audio Device Is Configured With An Unsupported Audio Buffer Size I USB-connected an M-box 2 mini (isolated to a seperated USB port, if you know what I mean), a Yamaha M88 MIDI Controller, and a wireless Mouse and keyboard set. I wound up getting Granite cables. http://www.gearslutz.com/board/music-computers/358256-6085-error-pro-tools-le-mac-pro.html if your running a dual core processor set it to 1 85 to 90% leave more power for your computer to run correctly over doing it in pro tools will

  1. Things I have tried: *As it suggests in the message, I have tried decreasing the buffer, plus increasing it, to no avail. *I bought a new Firewire cable (because a Digidesign
  2. jonwiebe View Public Profile Find all posts by jonwiebe #3 07-31-2008, 07:38 AM Jim Digby Member Join Date: Jul 2008 Posts: 3 No I don't - the MBox
  3. That is all.
  4. Even though it's possible to save and work on sessions by using your internal drive (which needs to be 7200 RPM too) your problem should go away if you park all

Pro Tools 10 Playback Engine Settings

While the ride is going, anybody else coming to the ride has to have a place to wait. http://www.soundonsound.com/forum/showflat.php?Number=1099415 Search on the DUC for that error and you will find paydirt. Pro Tools Hardware Buffer Size But each time it occurs the session will then no longer allow me to continue either recording or playing back for very long. Pro Tools Error 6101 Follow us on inSync Facebook Twitter YouTube Instagram FREE Catalog and other Sweetwater publications!

Thanks for the work around. this page Voila! Only problem is, I'm now running the session off of my internal HD. IF not, send me the bill for the HD. Pro Tools Cache Size

Is the meter running up close to the top? Mac Guide - Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion Optimizations and Troubleshooting Pro Tools 12 System Requirements Highest Rated Articles AAF Export is cancelled with the message AAF export NN is If this occurs frequently, try decreasing the H/W Buffer size in the playback engine panel or remove other audio devices from the audio firewire bus (-6085)" My specs: Macbook Pro i7 http://bsdupdates.com/pro-tools/pro-tools-8-buffer-error.php i usually just use the lowest possible hw buffer while tracking, the highest possible hw buffer while mixing.

I'll make an analogy here. Aae 6101 Wait 10 seconds. 6. I wasnt kidding before!)... ----- Comte - did you say that PT LE 8 solved your problems?

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Save and Close the session. Any help would be greatly appreciated. If so, you will need to remove some RTAS plug-ins from the session. Pro Tools 12 Buffer Size Neither worked, as sooner or later the pesky buffer message comes up. *Resetting the PRAM hasn't worked *Repairng permissioms hasn't worked *I followed the recommended tips to ensure that my iMAC

Well done! permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]polar_rejection[S] 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago(0 children)We'll see; I've been reading reports of this error throwing in PT 7 & 8 with USB systems. Sorry, that's all I've got. useful reference Hope this helps....

I even tried bypassing the Ivory Piano and I still get the same message. Give us a call (800) 222-4700 Español: (800) 222-4701 Fax: (260) 432-1758 Email us Sweetwater 5501 U.S. those are a couple things that usually cause that error. If you ever crawl inside an old hollow log and go to sleep, and while you're in there some guys come and seal up both ends and then put it on

It's automanged in PT11 but I think you can still tweak it manually in PT10. In simplest form, everything happens by handling the shuffling of those bits around and how it's done and what is done. until I couldn't even playback at the largest buffer size. Where is best to keep the audio loops that come with pro tools?

After that things worked perfect and have been ever since. I had to back off on my buffer size, and that seemed to remedy it for awhile. Sketchy driving record Join Date Sep 2007 Location Toronto, cananda Posts 581 Rep Power 536871042 Re: "audio device buffer underflowed"? Thanks for taking the n00b under your wing, folks.

james21789 003, Mbox 2, Digi 002, original Mbox, Digi 001 (Win) 17 08-13-2009 06:48 AM All times are GMT -7. Join Date Nov 2006 Location Madame de Pompadours boudoir Posts 1,830 Rep Power 536871094 Re: "audio device buffer underflowed"? I know you say you've isolated it to specifically using the Kontakt strings, but I can't think of any case that Kontakt could cause it. I had moved my workstation, and I was either in a rush and didn't check, or I possibly, stupidly, thought it would somehow yield better performance....

Join Date Nov 2006 Location Madame de Pompadours boudoir Posts 1,830 Rep Power 536871094 Re: "audio device buffer underflowed"? I uninstalled Komplete 7 and Protools and install them back and this still happens.