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by palomitas
Fri Sep 28, 2018 3:51 pm
Forum: Mac OS X
Topic: Distortion when monitoring using soft pass through
Replies: 8
Views: 154

Re: Distortion when monitoring using soft pass through

Thanks Koz. Thanks again. But the problem seems to be the sound card. I was pumping it too much volume. And yes, I have both a line in and line out. Anyway, I learned through trying various sound sources like my mixer, my boombox, that their levels can exceed what the soundcard allows. Which is wher...
by palomitas
Fri Sep 28, 2018 4:11 am
Forum: Mac OS X
Topic: Distortion when monitoring using soft pass through
Replies: 8
Views: 154

Re: Distortion when monitoring using soft pass through

I have no problem with latency. I can overdub just fine. You may be the only poster in the history of the Audacity forum who ever said those words. LOL, well I use audacity for creating dj mixes and track layering, mashups, multitracking, etc., I have no problem recording a song into audacity, then...
by palomitas
Fri Sep 28, 2018 1:35 am
Forum: Mac OS X
Topic: Distortion when monitoring using soft pass through
Replies: 8
Views: 154

Re: Distortion when monitoring using soft pass through

It's normal for Playthrough to be late or with an echo. It's super difficult for Audacity to feed you your own sound back to you in real time. If you're overdubbing, it's strongly recommended you use a USB sound adapter with Zero Latency Monitoring. The G-Track is one microphone which will do that....
by palomitas
Fri Sep 28, 2018 1:33 am
Forum: Mac OS X
Topic: Distortion when monitoring using soft pass through
Replies: 8
Views: 154

Re: Distortion when monitoring using soft pass through

So in that moment Audacity is stopped, nothing is on the meters, yet that distortion is playing. Then about 30 seconds later it turns off. So Audacity isn't the only thing running on your machine. That's Not Normal. Actually Audacity is the only thing running. Please note: That yes, I can still hea...
by palomitas
Thu Sep 27, 2018 3:46 pm
Forum: Mac OS X
Topic: Distortion when monitoring using soft pass through
Replies: 8
Views: 154

Distortion when monitoring using soft pass through

Hello Audacity team. Thanks for the continual hard work and effort that is put into making the software. I'm having a problem with distortion while monitoring through "soft through" checked in audacity preferences MY SETUP: Analog mixer stereo out running into stereo line in on macbook. And Headphon...
by palomitas
Thu Sep 27, 2018 2:35 pm
Forum: Windows
Topic: Monitor level is distorted but no clipping.
Replies: 7
Views: 945

Re: Monitor level is distorted but no clipping.

Ok, thanks Steve. Will do.
by palomitas
Thu Sep 27, 2018 6:03 am
Forum: Windows
Topic: Monitor level is distorted but no clipping.
Replies: 7
Views: 945

Re: Monitor level is distorted but no clipping.

I don;t want to resurrect an old thread...but this is EXACTLY my problem. I have read throughy through the thread and it is the same problel I am having. The ONLY difference is that I am on a mac. But just like the OP I have my mixer going into my line in on the mac and I have my headphones going in...
by palomitas
Mon Apr 09, 2018 2:56 am
Forum: Mac OS X
Topic: Spinning wheel often in OSX when zooming in and out
Replies: 5
Views: 261

Spinning wheel often in OSX when zooming in and out

Helloooo.... Is there a fix for a spinning wheel in mac osx when zooming in and out? I use the ZOOM shortcuts " COMMAND 1, COMMAND 2 and COMMAND 3 very often. They usually work fantastic. But I noticed when working with longer files, files that are 45 minutes long or longer, I get the the spinning w...
by palomitas
Mon Apr 09, 2018 2:51 am
Forum: Mac OS X
Topic: Zoom in and out and select section while in playback?
Replies: 6
Views: 321

Re: Zoom in and out and select section while in playback?

Thank you both for your help.

Cheers!
by palomitas
Wed Mar 28, 2018 2:31 pm
Forum: Mac OS X
Topic: Zoom in and out and select section while in playback?
Replies: 6
Views: 321

Re: Zoom in and out and select section while in playback?

Hello thanks for your reply, but that isn't what I'm looking to do. I understand how the autoscroll feature works.

Id there anyone else that can help?

Thank you!