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Please see below a run-down of Focusrite product compatiblity with Mavericks as it currently stands: Saffire firewire range Works with Mavericks? YES Points of note : Currently no known issues...
Ableton Live Lite 9 is included with some of our products, please follow this guide if you are having any problems installing and activating it. 1. Register your Focusrite product: http://focusrite...
Registering your product gives you access to any bundled software that was included. It is not necessary to register in order to have access to device drivers, nor does it affect your warranty. You...
On rare occasions, a Mac preference file relating to audio devices may become corrupted. This can cause a device to not show up as an input/output device in System Preferences > Sound even when...
Please see below a run-down of Focusrite product compatiblity with Apple OS Yosemite as it currently stands: Saffire firewire range (Pro 14, Pro 24, Pro 24 DSP, Pro 26, Pro 40, LS 56) Works with...
If you are running a Scarlett, Forte or iTrack Solo Interface, or any other Focusrite or Novation USB 2.0 Interface, on a Mac (no driver install needed) and it does not appear in the System...
This article contains a step-by-step guide on installing the necessary USB driver for Scarlett/Forte/iTrack interfaces on Windows 7/8. To stop Windows from assigning an incorrect driver, it is...
Every user with a Scarlett (Solo, 2i2, 2i4, 6i6, 18i8, 18i20, 8i6, 18i6) Saffire (Pro 14, 24, 24DSP, 26, 40, Liquid 56, 6 USB) interface or Forte registered to their user account will have an...
If you are having trouble with your Mac clicking or popping, or having any other audio error that causes playback to stop, or not run smoothly please try all the steps below: -Visit the downloads...
Many new users become confused when they start recording and find that their Vocal or other signal from one microphone is placed only on the left in their headphones or speakers. The common question...
The electrical impedance of anything is the sum of its inductance, capacitance (both complex values) and resistance to an electrical current. Simply put, higher impedance headphones will require a...
Only Plug Microphones in to the XLR Inputs. Plugging in Line Level or Instrument Level signals via XLR will cause these to enter the Mic Pre. The Mic Pre is not designed to accept these levels and...
If you would like to use your Focusrite as the recording device but not as the playback device, navigate to the speaker icon in the bottom right corner of your pc, right click the speaker icon. Once...
Previous issues with Pro Tools 11 and "Dynamic Plug-in Processing" have been resolved in updates to Pro Tools. Please make sure you have the latest version of Pro Tools 11 if this check box still...
This is because the interface's direct monitoring is enabled. This is the signal that goes direct from the interface's mic, line or inst input to the output without going through the computer so that...
Delete the files in the following locations: Scarlett Plugin Suite: Mac HD/Library/Audio/Plugins/VST/Focusrite/Scarlett Compressor.vst Mac HD/Library/Audio/Plugins/VST/Focusrite/Scarlett EQ.vst Mac...
This procedure will set Pro Tools I/O to correspond with the Audio Device or Interface selected in Pro Tools Setup > Playback Engine at the time. Make sure you first select your Interface in...
Some users have reported experiencing audio glitches and drop outs with the Forte since updating to OS X 10.9 Mavericks. If you are experiencing these problems with your interface, it is possible to...
We have uncovered an issue where the "Dynamic plug-in processing" feature will prevent a Forte interface from being able to record or playback audio in Pro Tools 11 running on Windows systems. To...
Video guide to getting started with your Focusrite Forte and Cubase
Video guide to getting started with your Focusrite Forte and Logic Pro
Many of our Setup Guides show you the preference menu of your DAW Software with a drop down menu that features the interface's name, Scarlett, Saffire, Forte, etc. On Mac the DAW will read the name...
This article addresses concerns raised by some about 16 bit and 24 bit in Windows systems. When using the WDM driver, only 16 bit modes are seen as an option in the Advanced section of the interface'...
If receiving error message "AAE error 6001" in Pro-tools 11 when trying to select your device as the playback engine. Navigate to control panel> sound> playback> right click interface>...
When you install your Focusrite Drivers or MixControl Software the installer will place the Focusrite drivers in Windows DriverStore where the files will remain, whether they are in use or not. When...
Video guide to getting started with your Focusrite Forte and Pro Tools
Input Loom Forte is supplied with an input loom that connects to the INPUTS port on the rear of the unit. The loom is provided with two female XLR sockets for microphone inputs and two 3-pole (TRS)...
An introduction to each of the features on the new Focusrite Forte. For further details on each of these features please see the Forte user guide which will be appearing HERE in the near future.