Greatly increasing the buffer helps some, but this is an unacceptable solution, as it adds latency.
I spoke with Avid Pro Tools support... more »
Please fix the way the PT 11 engine handles plugins. It is very inefficient and produces "Out of CPU" DAW errors long before the CPU maximum is reached.
VI's such as Kontakt and PLAY struggle considerably within Pro Tools.
A CPU error stops playback and then the CPU meter is peaking, rendering the session unusable until we find the problem plugin(s).
Usually it's ONE plugin that is malfunctioning.
BUT, to find that plugin can take dozens of minutes!
Is it possible to automatically colour the likely culprit(s) RED after a CPU error?
This would be such a time saver for so, so many of us.
Of course, we'd prefer no... more »
This is unacceptable. I have used Pro Tools for decades, but this is not being fixed and it is becoming... more »
>250 MB RAM
30-40% CPU usage on a 2.6GHz i7
That's a pretty typical usage I'm seeing from a combination of the 'AvidApplicationManager' and 'AvidAppManHelper' processes on macOS 10.12.4, which by default are always running!
Furthermore, the app manager is also causing huge slowdown on system startup, sometimes immobilizing it for up to 10 minutes.
These are way more resources than any update manager should... more »
It would be fantastic if Pro Tools were able to use the extremely powerful GPUs of the new Mac Pro.
Please delete, my mistake!