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Audio interface stopped working (windows)

I had the same problem with my Mbox 3 pro, and concluded that there's a conflict between drivers when you use your interface for both windows and your DAW. Install the original drivers, try disabling ...
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How to explain CEntrance Latency Test Utility giving inconsistent results?

I've managed to get consistent results now! ~7ms with 128 samples, ~4ms with 64 samples @ 44100 Hz. I had Audio Out connected into Audio Mic Input port. Now it is connected from Audio Out into ...
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Focusrite & latency & drivers & Win vs Mac

There are all kinds of specific technical answers that you might receive. However, the one general rule that I have found to be true with audio workstation setup is this: some system configurations ...
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What are the benefits of using ASIO (Audio Interface)?

ASIO is a protocol for communicating with a sound card. Normally the operating system handles the audio path, which results in passing through many layers before actually hitting the soundcard. Each ...
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Can you use ASIO input and a different output?

On the Microsoft Windows, you can use ASIO4ALL to use an audio output that is different from the audio input. For example, in the following screenshot, ASIO4ALL is configured to use the Focusrite USB ...
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Can you use ASIO input and a different output?

You can do this on Mac OSX but not on Windows. ASIO is limited to one device only, whereas on OSX you can create "aggregate or Multi-Out" virtual devices which you can then configure within your DAW.
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Can you use ASIO input and a different output?

No, it is not currently possible to use ASIO in a DAW as an input source, only, without using it as the output on Windows. However, I have seen people claim ASIO4ALL let’s you mix devices in some DAWs....
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How can I combine two sound sources in one sound device

I'm going to start by saying I recommend just not bothering with this, and instead putting your music file into your DAW. However if you really want to get this working, I've had success in the past ...
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Is there a software that allows replaying pre-saved fader positions?

All digital mixers have scene storage, usually of 100 or more scenes. Most of them will also have about 10 or more user assignable buttons(excluding most rack mounted) that you can set to recall a ...
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Combine a multicahannle Asio Input to a virtual Stereo Audio input on PC

It is probably possible to do in the mixer in the Tascam. Check the manual. If nothing seems to work I would do like this. Mix inside the Tascam and output to two out channels. Connect with patch ...
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How to Reduce Latency with ASIO driver?

Hello joshuaronis and welcome to Sound Design SE. Your problem is related to the drivers of your sound card as well as to the capabilities your computer has. Reading the thread from the link you ...
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FlexASIO terrible distortion

I had similar problem with audio clicks every couple seconds and sound a bit distorted. Fixed by switching to 44.1khz in DAW and windows audio device properties. Previously tried 48 and 96khz and they ...
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How to explain CEntrance Latency Test Utility giving inconsistent results?

What you interpret as inconsistency is just the normal system behaviour. I would say your results are pretty consistent, considering the normal variance that can occur in a multitasking system running ...
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What are the benefits of using ASIO (Audio Interface)?

ASIO's main advantage is quicker, easier routing of audio inputs and outputs. It allows you to easily wire inputs and outputs directly in to your audio recording software and eliminates a lot of the ...
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Microphone becomes inactive when I open a new project in cubase

It's likely to be an ASIO driver problem. I was having a sound issue a couple days ago with FL Studio and all I needed to was toggle some of the settings. i found the solution for my problem with ...
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Microphone becomes inactive when I open a new project in cubase

I dont use Cubase but if its like other DAW's the problem is most likely this, Generally when a new track (or project with new tracks) is added to a DAW (at least in digital performer) its muted and ...
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