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No VST rendering on Tracktion T7 Waveform 11 free

I'm using LABS VST instrument plugin on a MIDI track in Tracktion T7 Waveform 11 free. I'm working on Windows 10, on a ACER Aspire V Nitro Black Edition Laptop, native soundcard. I can hear the VST ...
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Bit depth calculation doesn't seem to add up

I was looking to verify my understanding of audio file representations, so I decided to take an audio file at random and try to deduce its bit depth. According to MediaInfo, the file in question has a ...
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Connecting two keyboards to Macbook via audio interface

I have a question about connecting multiple keyboards to my Macbook for recording audio from the instruments themselves. I'm a newbie to these things so please bear with me. Situation: So currently ...
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Simulating stereo sound in x y plane

I'm working with some digital sound generation, and I want to work with making 3d sound- in other words, taking a pregenerated wave and using audio delay and slight amplitude differences to make it ...
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How make my microphone not pick up the sounds my PC is playing?

I have been messing around in audacity, and I found a rather cool phenomenon which I want to fix. When I set up live playback in audacity, I noticed when that when I turn up my mic sensitivity, a ...
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What is causing the 5.5 kHz noise in my recording setup

Recently I noticed a high pitched noise in my recording setup in my new house, 5.5 kHz to be precise as you can see in the image below of me playing a bass note. This noise only is present when ...
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Voice recording marking software

I have a corpus of recorded interviews and would like know what Windows 7 software (preferably commercial because it will be bought by administration of my institution, which is a bit reluctant to ...
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How to create radio/static interference?

I have a scene with dialogue coming over a radio/telcom speaker... I want to introduce the sound effect of radio interference and static cutting in and out... Any ideas on how to do this?
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Do sound designers need to credit every sound they use or just the library?

If the sound effects are just tools of a sound designer, then I see why they wouldn't need to be credited, but is this common though? Is it common to not have to credit every sound effect used, or ...
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How to reproduce the quality of a car sound system in a bedroom [closed]

I have a decent (but cheap) sound system in my room that I use whenever I'm working or just relaxing. I connect my iphone to a receiver (low end Sony ~ $200) with an aux cable and connect to the ...
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Why does this cheap mic not pick up background noise?

I tried this cheap mic he got off amazon and I was surprised at how little background noise it picked up during calls and on discord. I also tried a blue yeti in cardioid mode still picks up ...
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How do I connect up 2 Roland keybaords + Roland controller keybaord through midiface4X4 and Focusrite 6i6 to record midi in Reaper on Win 10

I have just invested in the Roland A500 controller and my Roland G1000 and Roland FP80 are currently standalone. I want to link them using midi. I have a Midiface 4X4 unit and the Focusrite 6i6M usb/...
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Undesired chorus effect - layered same pitch piano sound

When I mix two piano sound sources (external module and VST) through audio interface, I get undesired chorus effect I cannot get rid off. I want to get something from both piano sounds while playing ...
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Latency compensation not working in any DAW

I have windows 10, and no matter what DAW I try (audacity, Ableton, amplitube), the computer does not put into effect any latency compensation I adjust on screen through each program’s appropriate ...
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What is causing static while I am recording?

I am fairly new to recording and I am having an issue. I am using an AKG c214 Microphone, a Focusrite 2i4 interface, and running Fl studio. I am getting a static/robotic sound when recording or ...
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Center waveform amplitude to 0?

I would like the top track of audio to vertically center around 0db like the track below it in audacity. For some reason it is skewered to to positive side. I don't know how this happened.
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How to get the original background noise in between each piece of the recording in Audacity?

I have about 100 separate pieces of speech, each selected as the best one and cut out from the recordings where I recorded each piece about 5 times to get 1 good. Now, the problem is that each piece ...
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How to record string instruments at home for amateurs

My children play violin and cello. We sometimes make recordings for the grandparents or friends, often with piano accompaniment. These are just done in our living room with an iphone camera and the ...
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Audition - Auto-Tune to song

I am trying to change the pitch (autotune) to song. * I have audio of someone speaking, and I want to change the pitch to a melody of a song. Can anyone help me? The normal pitch correction only ...
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FlexASIO terrible distortion

Asio4All works great on my low-end computer with low-end Realtek integrated audio, but I want to see if I can get FlexASIO working, mainly because it can optionally not take exclusive control of audio ...
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Recording solo violin on stage

Below is a screenshot from this exceptional solo violin performance. Can anyone identify the microphones (type, if not model) in front of the stage? Also, does this appear to be a good setup for ...
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Rode NTG3 vs Sennheiser MKH 416

I am pretty torn between the Rode NTG3 and the Sennheiser MKH 416. The Sennheiser MKH 416 is considered to be the industry standard and is considered by many as probably one of the best in the market. ...
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What do you call the problem with this audio from cassette tape, and how do I fix it?

I have a cassette tape recording of a spoken radio interview. The first half of the recording went bad years ago. Now, whenever I play it (regardless of the tape player), it sounds something like this:...
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How to mic a fursuit performer? [duplicate]

I'd like to mic up a singer for a live performance, which sounds normal, but there's a twist: the singer will be wearing a fursuit to perform: something like a mascot costume, including a giant foam ...
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What mic do I use to record acoustic piano?

I'm in a small church. We are purchasing an upright acoustic piano. It will probably be loud enough (probably too loud) so I don't need ampification. But I do need to make digital recordings. I would ...
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Fairlight (Davinci Resolve 16.2) Upmix chain

I am new to sound design. I am a filmmaker. I will be endeavoring to upmix a stereo source to 5.1 manually with the tools available to me in Fairlight within DaVinci Resolve (DR) 16.2 My first ...
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Audacity and loop: Loop doesn't work properly upon exporting from Audacity

I've looped a gunfire sound on Audacity and it loops okay when playing in Audacity. However when I export to wav or mp3 and play it, it doesn't properly loop. This is also the case in the game engine ...
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How much volume should I increase or decrease based on the Gain and Peak obtained by trackGain?

Below is the code to get gain and peak. TrackGain trackGain = new TrackGain(44100, 16); foreach (sampleSet in track) { trackGain.AnalyzeSamples(leftSamples, rightSamples) } double gain = trackGain....
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How to choose headphones for best noise-cancelling?

I'm almost completely ignorant on the matter. I have used since 2016 the Plantronics BackBeat PRO and I found the noise cancelling very good but it does not remove the noise of the train brakes when ...
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Mutli Input/Output mixer setup

I recently bought a mixer (Yamaha MG10XU) to go with my headphone/mic combo. I'm basically wondering how would one go to have a following setup. Right now Windows is using multi track thanks to ...
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Recreating Specific Female Vocals

This artist called jacaszek uses some specific delay, EQ, & reverb settings for his female melody lines. At 1:24 the female voice comes in. Can anyone help me ...
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Effect of sound waves striking an object

I am trying to understand the effect an acoustic wave has on an object. I have two speakers, one on top of another, and both emitting a Sine wave of 64Hz generated in MATLAB with a sampling rate of ...
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How to create non-specialist, yet convincing proof of 20-70Hz sound polution?

Due to a technical problem in the 4 story building I live in, everyday walking becomes amplified through the floor into my apartment as low frequency booming. I need to create proof in order to get ...
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Need help to record thumping sounds

I am a single parent with four children and I have a inconsiderate neighbor directly above me who is literally running around late at night and dropping things on the ground. I have spoken to my home ...
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Hello, i am single parent and with four small children living a in a condo

I am a single parent living with four small children in a condo. In the past year, my family has been suffering due to a noisy neighbor living directly above me. the HOA is asking for a recording of ...
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Ideal audio settings for voice recording

What would be the ideal audio settings for a voice recording app (length of audio could be long)? In terms of: 1- Output format, mpeg_4 or 3gp or something else? 2- Encoder, like acc or amr, etc 3- ...
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15in 300w 8ohm vs 12in 300w 4 ohm

I have a 15in 300w 8ohm subwoofer with a paper cone and a 12in 300w 4ohm with a plastic cone. I don't understand too much about audio systems, so I'm wondering which of these would end up being louder ...
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How works perforated acoustic wood panels?

Perforated acoustic wood panels seem to flourish everywhere in public places nowadays. I saw them installed as room separators, on walls (with or without an air gap), and even on a classroom ceiling. ...
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Amplifier Crossover Frequency And Speaker Frequency Response

I have been trying to figure out and failed, if a Subwoofer with a Frequency Response ranged between 20Hz-130Hz can actually play sound of 20Hz or maybe 25Hz if the Amplifier has a Frequency Response ...
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max4node max device not returning sound back to ableton? (Ableton Live 10)

I have found a library called max4node, which connects nodejs code to Ableton Live via Max4Live. Fantastic... and it works somewhat on and off... while I am debugging that, I want to fix the Max ...
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Build My Own Sound Effects Library to Meet SMPTE Specifications

I'd like to start build my own sound effects library from the ground up for the use in motion pictures and gaming. When building this library, is there a standard from SMPTE to meet? Are there better ...
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What is a good resource to learn dialogue mixing?

I am constantly making short films, and I want to improve my post-production audio, specifically dialogue mixing. I'm not sure if that's the correct term, so specifically, I want to learn how to ...
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JBL T110 In-ear Headphones not Being Detected

I have had the T110 BT for almost a year and it was working perfectly. I recently discovered that the audio was not playing even though it was connected so I forgot the device intending to reconnect ...
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why the deconvolved response and impulse response in soundcheck has unit of Pa/s?

I am recently try to figure out the time selective response algorithm of soundcheck. I found: It uses a logarithmic sweep sine as a stimulus, x(t) for example, with unit of Volt. The excitation ...
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what adaptor to use when connecting 3.5mm Boya lav mic to my old Moto X Android headphone jack

what adaptor to use when connecting 3.5mm Boya lav mic to my old Moto X Android headphone jack? The Boya mic slides into the Android headphone jack but does not fit correctly and does not work (of ...
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RCA output to aux inputs not working

I have a strange problem, my audio chain is as follows: Ubuntu PC USB connection to: Cambridge Audio DACmagic plus, this outputs through RCA to: the 3.5mm jack on the Kanto KU4 powered speakers ...
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Wireless system frequencies in Europe (as of 2020)

I want to ask actual musicians and sound guys who work in Europe and use radio IEM systems. At the moment me and my mates use wireless IEM systems which work on 500-810 mHz bands. I read some articles ...
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Why not pointing the loudspeaker toward the sky during open-field frequency response measurement?

I'm skimming over documentation relative to loudspeaker frequency response measurement. Regarding open-field/far-field measurements, most authors mention issues with the ground reflection. For ...
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Audio repair service

I have some damaged audio from a video I recently took. Is there anyone interested in attempting to repair for me< happy to pay if need be.
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Audio interface output to guitar cabinet

I am using software to shape my electric guitar tone. Currently, my signal path is this: Guitar --> audio interface --> software --> audio interface --> headphones. I want the audio interface ...

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