Pro Tools 12.5 Dashboard video tutorial

The Pro Tools 12.5 Dashboard

The Pro Tools 12.5 Dashboard has changed with the addition of Projects. This is related to the new online collaboration feature. The settings for Projects and Sessions are slightly different and default Pro Tools settings can be a bit problematic if you are not aware.

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If You Want To Get A Fee Upgrade to Windows 10 You Better Do It Before July 29th

Are you going to Upgrade to Windows 10 ?
You Really won't need me to remind you of this after all Microsoft have been trying to hammer it home for the last year but it's finally come to crunch time. If you are going to do it, you had better do it now.
I'm not going to try and convince you one way or other it's your choice hence why we have been relatively quiet about the subject but have always been open to offering advice to those of our customers who have asked for it.

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Backup

Backup Your System Now ! – Yes Right Now

When was the last time you created a backup of your system that would allow you to restore back to its current state in a matter of minutes?
If you are well organised you might have this all under control but I would bet the farm on the majority of people do not have this in hand and only occasionally create backups or even forget until its way too late and the damage is done.

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Windows 10 Is Now Qualified For Pro Tools 12.5

We've just been informed that Windows 10 is now qualified for Pro Tools 12.5 but with special HD hardware buffer limitations.

Here at Pro Tools PC we have been shipping and supporting Windows 10 For Pro Tools for Quite some time now but we are glad to see if official from Avid at long last.

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Is Apple Quicktime A Security Risk For Windows Pro Tools Users?

These day's not even a few weeks can pass without one computer tech website reporting on security flaws identified in desktop Operating Systems, Web browsers, Mobile OS's or API's and this week is no different with security firm Trend Micro reporting and advising on two vulnerabilities found in Apple's Quicktime media software specifically on the Windows version

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A Word of Warning – Pro Tools 12.4 Users Test Your Virtual Instruments Reload Their Libraries When Deactivating Freeze

During our testing of Virtual Instrument Freezing we have identified that most sample based instruments unload their libraries when being "Frozen", When you unfreeze these Instruments they need to reload the sample data to be restored back to the original state, we have seen that not all are doing this correctly and some are particularly "buggy".
So as a word of warning for the time being make sure you save a preset of your instrument and test it loads up ok before freezing or you may lose the arrangement if it does not unfreeze correctly.

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