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Pro Tools features

RS422 / 9-pin serial ports on DNxIO or DNxIQ accessible in Pro Tools HD

CB USB-422 not (really) working with macOS Sierra

http://www.colinbroad.com/cbsoft/usb422/usb422.html

 

The 9-pin serial ports on DNxIO are untested with Pro Tools.

http://avid.force.com/pkb/articles/en_US/Troubleshooting/Pro-Tools-DNxIO-Support-Information

Submitted by

Opertaing System(s) : macOS 10.12, OS X 10.11

Voting

1 vote

Pro Tools bugs

12.8 HD ADC stops working

recorded a track, played back with some plug-ins active

track played out of sync

until i closed session and re-opened it.

then track played back in sync.

Submitted by (@vctorsound)

Opertaing System(s) : macOS 10.12

Voting

1 vote

Pro Tools features

Auto Conform

With all the post-production projects ProTools is used for, I can't understand why, in 2017, there's no built-in auto-conform feature. Seems like an obvious, fairly simple feature the program should have had years ago. Why must we go to a third-party application, or spend hours typing to simply transfer time code numbers from an EDL or OMF? Isn't that the sort of thing computers are supposed to be good at?

Submitted by (@bob0002)

Opertaing System(s) : OS X 10.11

Voting

4 votes

Pro Tools features

Select plugins to remove

When unauthorized plugin screen comes up allow to select some plugins and not be forced to leave them all or move them all.

Submitted by

Opertaing System(s) : OS X 10.6

Voting

4 votes

Pro Tools bugs

12.7.2 Missing video codec-- intermittent

Occasionally when opening up a session that had previously worked; I get the message that there is video in the session with a missing codec, even though it had previously worked. Often shutting down protools and restarting solves this, This only seems to happen with DNxHD codec files. I've never had it happen with Prores or h264.

Submitted by (@richard.humphries)

Opertaing System(s) : macOS 10.12

Voting

1 vote

Pro Tools features

Add "Combine To Stereo" command

"Split into Mono is great, but the opposite would be excellent too. I do it all the time and a quick select and combine feature would be a real time saver.

Submitted by (@dannyblume)

Opertaing System(s) : n/a

Voting

15 votes

Pro Tools bugs

Heal Separation no long works without extending selection beyond clip boundaries

When a clip has a cleared section in the middle, and the remaining portions of the clip have not been moved, it used to be that you could select the cleared area and use the Heal Separation command on it. See image. My workflow has always been: 1. Click in the gap 2. Ctrl-Tab (Windows) to set the selection to the previous boundary (the end of the first clip) 3. Shift-Tab to select to the following boundary (the start ...more »

Submitted by (@elvenminstrel)

Opertaing System(s) : Windows 7

Voting

5 votes

Pro Tools features

MIDI controller data should not be part of Automation

I thought we straightened this out. I should not have to turn on automation to send midi volume controller data to a midi instrument. Or any controller data.Modulation and sustain, among others, are not affected by automation. Nor should the rest of the data (unless options could be set). Please remove any midi controller data that currently exists in Pro Tools Automation tree

Submitted by (@jim0003)

Opertaing System(s) : Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, macOS 10.12, OS X 10.11, OS X 10.10, OS X 10.9, OS X 10.8, OS X 10.7, OS X 10.6

Voting

3 votes

Pro Tools features

"Pre-Tape" Plugin Inserts

A plugin insert section on an audio track that commits any processing while recording. Currently, the only way to commit processing while tracking in protools in to have the audio come in on an auxiliary track, apply eq, compression, etc, and then bus it to an audio track to be recorded. This takes up space in the box and is a hassle that can sometimes cause confusion in the middle of a hectic recording session. This ...more »

Submitted by (@thecaptaincal)

Opertaing System(s) : n/a

Voting

0 votes

Pro Tools features

ReVibe - general performance hog, also 5.0 multi-mono instance is 5x load of 5.0

ReVibe II - one of my favourite reverbs for post - is a performance hog. Each instance is always "surround under the hood". Having a multi-mono instance on a 5.0 aux (to follow the input panning) results in 5x the load of a normal 5.0 instance. Even a mono instance calculates all surround legs (see parameters), only to output a mono downmix. Please update for proper scaling, maybe giving a true mono-only instance. Also, ...more »

Submitted by (@andrew.mottl)

Opertaing System(s) : n/a

Voting

6 votes

Pro Tools bugs

Terminal periodically opens

Sometimes a terminal suddenly pops up.

As it looks, it caused by some bug in the interaction between OS and Avid apps.

Maybe it's the Application Manager that causes all this trouble?

 

I see that some users have the same issue:

https://apple.stackexchange.com/questions/260907/terminal-keeps-opening/290932#290932

Submitted by (@ram1983)

Community Discussion Link : http://duc.avid.com/showthread.php?t=390737

Opertaing System(s) : macOS 10.12, OS X 10.11, OS X 10.10

Voting

7 votes

Pro Tools bugs

Consistent behavior request - local drive, SAN vs. network share

If you open a session on a server share or an Isis, Pro Tools creates a temp file (session_name.tmp) in the same folder as the session. In this temp file it places the net name and IP address of the computer which has the session open. If another user attempts to open this session they are informed that it is open already by computer xxx and can only be opened "Read Only" . In our view this is logical and correct ...more »

Submitted by (@glgsimpson)

Opertaing System(s) : macOS 10.12, OS X 10.11, OS X 10.10

Voting

4 votes