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(@clarinet)

Pro Tools bugs

Option+Scroll on macOS Sierra is broken

I'm having very erratic option+scroll behavior, with PT 12.5.2 on macOS Sierra 10.12. (Yes I know it's not supported, but you'll have to deal with this issue at some point, so I'm letting you know.) normally option+vertical-scroll should zoom in/out on the timeline, and option+horizontal-scroll should zoom waveforms. But since I installed Sierra, now any option scrolling does both, and very oversensitively. It has also... more »

(@avid002)

Pro Tools bugs

Crash occurs when recalculating waveform overviews for a file that is moved or renamed in the Finder

1. Create new session

2. Create mono track

3. Consolidate or import a mono audio clip on the track

4. Go to clip list and right-click on newly created audio clip -> Reveal in finder

5. Audio files folder should open:

a) Within the folder create new one and move the audio file there

or

b) Rename the file

6. Go to clip list and right-click on the clip -> Recalculate Waveforms Overview

(@avid002)

Pro Tools bugs

Screen redraw artifacts when moving tracks or copying/moving clips vertically on timeline

1) Grab a selected track and move it up and down in the timeline. Don't release the mouse button. You should notice that after one more more times moving up and down, some of the clips and track names will start to get a little psychedelic looking. 2) Place the track back where you found it and release the mouse button. You will see the psychedelic trails remain. 3) Repeat with any of the other tracks - the key is to... more »

(@marcoober)

Pro Tools bugs

Click II causes random CPU spikes or -9173 stopping playback/record

When the Click II plug-in is present in a session, random CPU spikes occur, even if it averages at 0-1%. This cause frequent and systematic interruptions during both recording and playback.

 

The problem disappears when removing it or making the click track inactive.

 

Observed on Pro Tools 12.5 running on Windows 10 build 10586.

(@avid002)

Pro Tools bugs

Pro Tools crashes when a Commit step is purged from the Undo history

In preferences set Levels of Undo to a small number. 8 e.g. Open Undo History window. (for visuals) Create an audio track and consolidate/record a snippet of audio. Commit the track and choose to hide/make inactive the source track Commit shows up in the Undo History window. Do some editing on the snippet. ( or anything that will fill the Undo History) Pro Tools will crash the moment when commit is cleared from Undo History.... more »

(@avid002)

Pro Tools bugs

Noise burst when starting playback from Mute automation breakpoints in PT 12.5

1) download and load the session from https://we.tl/ROkRBLyqq3 2) put your volume down to a very very minimal level (beware, around 500-600db will come out of PT, your interface, your speakers.) 3) there is a memory location (1) called "Noise Blast" press 1 (in default it should be there already) press play a few times. - it only happens when you play from the memory location. when you play from a little before nothing... more »