Apple Logic Studio, or one of its component applications, or Logic Express, all applications for recording and editing music and audio, and for the live performance of electronic music

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Anyone got Logic 8 working with Lion?

I know officially Logic 8 isn't compatible with Lion. However, I know you can edit the plist (inside the package), or open it with terminal, to make it open under Lion. And it launches. (See this ...
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License and royalty specifics for AppleLoops in Logic

If I use any of the AppleLoops supplied with Logic 9 in my project, will I be subject to an liability or royalty? If yes, how can I reach those persons who lent their voices to the loops?
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Converting pitches in audio to MIDI

I want to hum a tune and have the notes be converted into MIDI notes… is this possible?
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Logic Pro X 10.1 update button does nothing

I have Logic 10.0.7 and got a notice to update to 10.1. I press on the Update Now button but nothing happens. I have OS X 10.9.5 installed. What should I do?
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Reset Logic Pro X installation

I was installing Logic Pro X. The installer had to download 2.0GB. As I have slow internet connection, I was cancelling the download and resuming it without problems the last couple of days. Today, ...
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App Store wouldn't recognize my Logic Pro X

I have LPX version 10.0.6 installed on my system and I recently heard that Apple just released a new updated version 10.0.7 on the App Store. However, not only I didn't receive any update notification ...
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How can I choose a specific location for Logic's 40GB of additional content?

I have an SSD onto which I've installed the operating system OS X 10.10.1, as well as my applications. I also have a much larger and much slower internal HDD for storage and other rarely-accessed ...
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How to isolate vocals with Logic

I'd like to isolate the vocals on a track I have using Logic. Can anyone provide some advice on how to do this please?
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Logic Studio 9 : Is it possible to use tracks or buses as “virtual devices”

Inside Logic Studio, you can re-map all your track output to specific buses and use those buses as inputs for other tracks. I was wondering if it was possible to somehow use those buses outside of ...
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What folder do alchemy samples get saved to in Logic Pro X?

I'm also curious about ESX, Drum samples, and Apple Loops. I have two folders on my Mac that have the audio files. One is Macintosh HD/Library/Application Support and the other is Macintosh ...
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Can't control Garageband with Logic Remote

I'm running GB 10.0.3 on a Mac Pro with El Capitan. I've installed Logic remote on an iPad 2 with the hope of controlling it (upgrading the tablet to iOS 9.2.1 in the process. Logic Remote is V1.3. ...
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Fresh install after CPU upgrade

When installing a program on a Mac does the installer consider processor speed and number of cores in order to tailor the programs performance, and if so will upgrading processor architecture from ...
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Logic Pro updates from 9.1.8

I have Logic Pro 9.1.8. Can I update or upgrade this to Logic Pro X? If so, how, and is there any cost?
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Compatibility of my Korg keyboard to my new Yosemite Mac + Logic X + software issue

You can imagine the excitement, as a student, when someone brought me a new iMac 21.5 desktop running Yosemite two weeks ago. I connected my Korg M50 with my Yamaha USB-MIDI interface cable and ...
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How To Duck Audio in Logic Pro X

In garageband ducking audio was a one-click operation. However I cannot find how to preform the same action in Logic Pro X.
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How to map MainStage drum pads to files

I know that each drum pad button on MainStage plays a note, and it's just incorrect to map that to a file. But I need a few sound effect for my project, and I have wave files for them. There's a ...
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How do I restore lost Garageband instruments?

I opened Garageband after a long time and noticed that all my instruments are lost. The .exs and sampler files are still where they are supposed to be: /Library/Application ...
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Move Large, Frequent files closer to center of HDD

Is there a native/third-party utility (or native trick) to move large, frequently-used files closer to the center of the disk? I was under the impression that the OS tried to automatically optimize ...
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Use Logitech g15 multimedia keyboard with Apple Logic 9

That's what I'd like to do: use my Logitech g15 multimedia keys (stop, pause etc) with Apple Logic 9.
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Logic Pro 9.1.5 crashes with a stacktrace — how can I fix this?

I got this big error while running Logic. I'm not sure what it means - can someone help me? Process: Logic Pro [463] Path: /Applications/Logic Pro.app/Contents/MacOS/Logic Pro ...
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How can I set notations for different instruments in Logic?

I'm trying to set up a score in Logic for multiple parts, and the horns are each in their own key signature (trumpet, saxophone, trombone) which isn't necessarily the key that the piano is recorded ...
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Hackintosh / VMWare AMD 7950 Chipset [closed]

I currently have a Mac OS X Mavericks VM running on a Windows 7 machine in VMware Workstation. I am trying to install Logic Studio 9 and am unable to install due to the following reason. Logic ...
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Change audio output of Logic Pro 9

I have two Apple Cinema displays connected to my Mac Pro, System preferences sees both displays for audio output, however Logic is only sending audio out of my secondary display, not my main one, and ...
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Are Logic Pro 8 projects working in Logic Pro 9?

I'm doing some software tests in my company and one question is wether old files can be opened in new programms. According to my google-fu it is possible to open Logic Pro 9 projects in LP 8, but is ...
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Oxygen25 MIDI keyboard won't work with Pro Tools 9

I have Pro Tools 9.0.2 and a third Gen Oxygen25 MIDI keyboard connected by USB. Both are made by Avid, yet I can't get them to work together. The keyboard even works with Logic Pro 9, just not Pro ...
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Can I download files directly into alias folder for Logic Pro X?

If I try to download sound files for Logic and they are supposed to get downloaded into the folder at ~/Library/Application Support/Logic/ and I have that specific folder made as an alias to a set of ...
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Route the Audio Output to Input (not creating loop)

Can we have whatever music we are playing whether from spotify, logic, itunes, instead of coming out of the main output, be a part of what goes in to the input on e.g. logic or skype. This would ...
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Logic Pro X and SymLinked Files

I use Logic Pro X, and it's very particular of the naming of the directories it uses. I'm SymLinking the Gigabytes of extra content it's downloaded from external drives. HOWEVER I wanted to ask ...
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Musical typing stops working - Logic Pro X

Sometimes (usually after having been working in Logic for an extended period of time) the musical typing keyboard stops working and instead of playing sounds, the keys trigger the functions that they ...
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Processing the audio from a concert .mov and then recombining

I have a live concert video of my band on .MOV format. The audio came off the mixing console, but it could use some post production treatments like EQ, normalizing, and a blanket reverb to give it a ...
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Logic Pro 10 will not open any projects

The other day I was working on a few projects. I plugged in a new MIDI keyboard. "The only change to my system" After this everything still worked fine. I closed out of Logic for the night. The next ...
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What does an “All” nested group do in a “Match All” Smart Playlist?

When creating a Smart Playlist, what does placing a "All of the following are true" nested group when the playlist is set to "Match all of the following rules"? I've tried reading through it ...
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Logic Pro X Midi Trigger

I am trying to use my Yamaha DTXPlorer drum kit to trigger the sounds of software drum kits in Logic Pro X. I am running the kit through my TASCAM US-122MKII USB interface into my MacBook Pro's USB ...
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How do I master a soundscape that has silences and great variety of sounds and levels?

I have been composing soundscapes for short films and also for choreography using Logic X. The compositions contain silences, very high-pitched and very low frequency sounds. The levels sound too low ...
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Logic X's synths look distorted

I'm not sure if this is a legacy thing, or if I'm being stupid, but when I open the ES1/ES2 whatever in Apple Logic X, it shows me something tiny and illegible I'm guessing this is just cause Apple ...
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How do I Bounce only part of a project in Logic Pro?

In Logic Pro X, I wish to export only part of a project (I'm not yet happy with the end, but I don't want to remove the WIP). I selected the zone I want with the yellow bar at the top, and pressed ...
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Logic Pro X: why does iPad (Logic Remote) stay stuck on “analyze”?

I'm running Logic Pro X, and I use Logic Remote as control surface (I just want to type in a bit of music nothing too fancy). I've opened a project (movie setting) which seems rather light to me (no ...
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How to fix a hanging Logic Pro 9.1.5 on Snow Leopard?

I'm using Logic Pro 9.1.5 on my MacBook Pro (2.4 Ghz CPU, 7200 RPM HDD). I have Snow Leopard. When I'm doing nothing special, working on my project, Logic sometimes freezes and I'm stuck with a ...
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Distorted Audio from more than 1 source

I have a Mackie Onyx 820i mixer with a FireWire interface that I connected to my iMac. I can plug my guitar in and play through it just fine (using Logic Pro). I can play youtube videos in browsers, ...