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Continue with the C: drive, and if you find that there isn't a problem, replace your external drive with aXXXXX Ask Your Own Electronic Musical Instruments Question Customer: replied3 years Seems silly I know, but it's run like brand new ever since I got it 2 years ago. I thought something was seriously wrong, but thanks for the advice anyways. I've been looking all around online and there hasn't been a consistent answer for this problem. check my blog

Actually, this is a good idea. Referring to Western Digital's site are these links with (I think) your required information - data transfer rate.http://www.wdc.com/en/products/catalog/?segment=2http://www.wdc.com/wdproducts/library/AAG/ENG/4178-705167.pdfData transfer rate:Up to 800 Mb/secBuffer error message came up for all sessions. Can i ask on a mac pro why you are recording to a firewire drive, with extra drive bays and about four times the bandwidth of fw800 i'd ditch firewire altogether. Of course Avid / Pro Tools have been even less forthcoming. http://duc.avid.com/showthread.php?t=315980

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If you don't see spikes to begin with then it's something else causing the error message. I would try freeing up space so that at LEAST 20% of your HD is free and empty. http://avid.force.com/pkb/articles/en_US/Troubleshooting/en423791?retURL=%2Fpkb%2Farticles%2Fen_US%2FTroubleshooting%2Fen349411&popup=true#Disable_Sudden_Motion_Sensor Avid kbase lion optimization. This occured with a Digi 002 and an MBox2Pro connected to the front Firewire Port of an Intel-based Mac Pro 3.0GHz running 10.4.7 (Tiger) and Pro Tools LE 7.1.1.

  1. I hope this helps someone.
  2. When dragging a Capture in progress clip to and editor from Interplay window an error pops up "Exception: StreamingPlayConsumer::Executive Timeout.
  3. You say that you eliminated the drive as a possibility, how?
  4. Only problem is, I'm now running the session off of my internal HD.
  5. Here’s how I fix it. 1.
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If not, then I don’t know what to tell you, which reminds me of a “Deep Thought” by Jack Handey. However I find this unlikely as you've only just encountered the problem. If I turn off my MBox and use the system sound everything works. Can't Change Buffer Size Pro Tools I'm using Windows 7 Ultimate x64.

Quit Pro Tools. 3. Pro Tools 10 Playback Engine Settings No problem (so far). Either daisy-chain the external drive to the interface or connect it to another port as above. this So far, I turned off my wireless Internet and chrome running in the background and it's getting better.

Anti-virus apps often do this, or Flash pages, or Java running in your browser. Aae 6101 Then the message returned.I'll pop into my local store (the Rock Shop) and see if they will let me test the M Box on one of their set ups. I cant get PTs to play ANY Audio from ANY FW-Drive... I think I used ASIO4all to solve that problem.

Pro Tools 10 Playback Engine Settings

The important thing to remember is that if you are experiencing the errors described when connected to a particular Firewire 400 port, try connecting using a different Firewire 400 port. http://forums.stevehoffman.tv/threads/audio-device-buffer-underflowed-help-rid-me-of-this-buffer-error.364781/ Try opening a new session, and save the files to your C: drive, so that C: is your working drive. Pro Tools Hardware Buffer Size Feature/Sticky Post Schedule Day Topic Monday (alternate weeks) Favorites and Freebies Monday (alternate weeks) Tips, Tricks, and Shortcuts Wednesday Weekly PT Blog Roundup Friday (alternate weeks) Evaluation and Critique Requests Friday Pro Tools Error 6101 If your interface is FW, try a USB interface, and vice versa. Ask Your Own Electronic Musical Instruments Question Customer: replied3 years ago.

Just to recap, how extensive did we look at your interface? Ask Your Own Electronic Musical Instruments Question Customer: replied3 years ago. click site to me. Contact Us - Seven String - Site Map - Top Our Network: PRS Guitar Forum | Luthier Forum | SG Guitar Forum | Les Paul Forum | Marshall Amp Forum | Apparently it is one that has been around for a considerable length of time and requires individual service; though common to Macs and PCs the problem can have different significance due Pro Tools Cache Size

Password Register FAQ Today's Posts Search Search Forums Show Threads Show Posts Tag Search Advanced Search Go to Page... The Audio is on an external Firewire-Harddisk that is connected to a (different) FW-Port. ElizabethH, Jul 1, 2014 #5 gingerly Forum Resident Location: Santa Cruz, CA, United States ElizabethH said: ↑ Aside from hard drive needing defragmentation, it may be some new (hidden to you) http://spamdestructor.com/pro-tools/pro-tools-9-underflow-error.php Verify your computer is compatible.

August 2nd, 2011 | Audio, Recording, Technology | AVID, hard drive, hardware, Mac, OS X, Pro Tools, Recording, solutions, Western Digital | Comments: 5 The Error Message The audio device buffer Pro Tools 12 Buffer Size Everyone is welcome, from industry veterans to bedroom engineers. Those numbers stuck out like a sore thumb. Ask Your Own Electronic Musical Instruments Question Customer: replied3 years ago.

Unplug it from the mains.

Other programs can work well, but when you start using multitrack, you'd be surprised how much ram and virtual memory is actually used. Who knows? I do know Pro Tools, but I do need the correct information to troubleshoot efficiently. Ask Your Own Electronic Musical Instruments Question Customer: replied3 years ago. The Audio Device Buffer Underflowed Western Digital WDBC3G0010HAL-AESN.L. Expert: Rusty replied3 years ago.

I'll try the track on the Firewire drive - but with little expectations of a result. And are you sure you're not using an MBox Pro, instead of an Mbox? This happens with many users.I'll do some reading and experimenting and see if I can find a common factor, which really has to be software as other users have different hardware More about the author If it doesn't hold a minimum of 5200 rpm, it will cause errors in Pro Tools, mainly buffer errors.Since you used it on your C: drive without errors, I'm close to

My pro tools was working completely fine until last night when this started happening. F.05 01/19/2009 Total Memory: 2GB DDR2 SO-DIMM < Processors > Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo CPU T5670 @ 1.80GHz (2C 2GHz, 2MB L2) Socket/Slot: FC µPGA (Socket P) < Chipset > Memory Let me know if you’ve had the same problem, what hardware you are running and if this solved the problem. Ever since this move I have massive problems with the "Buffer Underflow" error.

After clicking OK, Pro Tools launched. The full message of the error reads: "The audio device buffer underflowed. Now it's 4 GB and the problem remains the same. Now that would be something. Expert: Rusty replied3 years ago.

Not an Electronic Musical Instruments Question? Nothing really has changed on the system (other than a minor upgrade to LE 8.0.5. ) I don't really expect a fast answer, it seems to be defeating many people. All my other sessions bounce out fine so I did something somewhere to confuse this one...I always save two different sessions of a song so I just went into the spare Cindy Burns New Member Thread Starter I have been using Pro Tools LE MBox Pro 2, version 7.1.3, with my iMac for the last 14 months, without any real problems.

My knowledge of error messages is that they very rarely diagnose a problem, just that there is one to diagnose. Looks like I'm going to be ditching the Mbox soon. __________________ iMac 27 tomhartman View Public Profile Send a private message to tomhartman Visit tomhartman's homepage! Do you see an error code? Ask Your Own Electronic Musical Instruments Question Customer: replied3 years ago. <<< Computer Overview >>>-------------------------------------------------------------------------------- < ID > Host Name: Owner-PC Workgroup: WORKGROUP Hello Mac Guide - Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion Optimizations and Troubleshooting Pro Tools 12 System Requirements Highest Rated Articles AAF Export is cancelled with the message AAF export NN is