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by lancaster6
Tue Nov 29, 2016 4:21 pm
Forum: Plugin Issues
Topic: blue cat remote implementation
Replies: 4
Views: 1433

Re: blue cat remote implementation

evilantal, when you get a chance, would you please check to see if; when you click on + instrument, blue cat is an available choice. it is not for me. i have now bought the bluecat software, rescanned vst plugins successfully (bluecat remote control 8, 16 and 64 show in the scan window), and the ins...
by lancaster6
Mon Nov 28, 2016 2:23 pm
Forum: Plugin Issues
Topic: blue cat remote implementation
Replies: 4
Views: 1433

blue cat remote implementation

i have the demo version if blue cat remote, and i'm trying to follow the directions (posted on the new forum) which seem very complete except for the very first step. are you supposed to add blue cat remote as an instrument? i can see blue cat remote 64 on the find vsts page, but when i click add in...
by lancaster6
Fri Aug 19, 2016 6:56 pm
Forum: Forte and EHCo
Topic: OT: USB hub; still an issue?
Replies: 2
Views: 1305

Re: OT: USB hub; still an issue?

i'm using a powered usb hub for all my gear (2 controllers, audio interface) using only 1 port on my laptop. have had no problem with it.
by lancaster6
Wed Aug 10, 2016 12:18 pm
Forum: Forte and EHCo
Topic: Anyone up for rack sharing?
Replies: 4
Views: 7602

Re: Anyone up for rack sharing?

i would be up for it. i'm having trouble figuring out how to use blue cat audio remote control as a bidirectional control surface for midi CCs (specifically VMI routing). this is giving me fits. any1 with a successful example of this would be a huge help. if i could only find the PM widget lol.
by lancaster6
Sun Jul 17, 2016 6:44 pm
Forum: Forte and EHCo
Topic: bidirectional encoders in control surface editor
Replies: 0
Views: 9509

bidirectional encoders in control surface editor

i want bidirectional control over midi cc 31-38 on my 8 encoders (not volume). to set these up in control surface editor, which should i choose? instrument volume, then change the midi cc to the channel i want? or one of the module settings? does anyone have experience with this?
thx,
L
by lancaster6
Fri Jul 15, 2016 4:44 am
Forum: Forte and EHCo
Topic: behringer motor 61 control surface definition
Replies: 6
Views: 2247

Re: behringer motor 61 control surface definition

feel free Mike! you might want to check everything though, since it was all trial and error for me. are there any plans to add bidirectional option to the control surface definition editor? i have made a functional file with a combination of busses and instrument controllers. i'm still trying to fig...
by lancaster6
Wed Jul 13, 2016 4:25 pm
Forum: Forte and EHCo
Topic: apply instrument aux bus status "enable" to all scenes
Replies: 1
Views: 919

apply instrument aux bus status "enable" to all scenes

i added 5 of dirk's aux bus sends to rack. is there a quick way to enable them to all scenes other than one scene at a time?
thx,
L
by lancaster6
Tue Jul 12, 2016 9:23 pm
Forum: Forte and EHCo
Topic: behringer motor 61 control surface definition
Replies: 6
Views: 2247

Re: behringer motor 61 control surface definition

ok, after MUCH experimenting, i have the beginnings of a working control surface definition with 2 way communication. here is what i did so that i can remember in the future lol. this was complicated for me as i am not a programmer, try at your own risk, and back up anything that you have working 1s...
by lancaster6
Tue Jul 12, 2016 2:12 pm
Forum: Forte and EHCo
Topic: behringer motor 61 control surface definition
Replies: 6
Views: 2247

Re: behringer motor 61 control surface definition

having no luck with method 1, i'd like to try method 2. by "in the rack file itself", do you mean in the rack editor, or a file you access while forte is not open (if so, where do i find this file?)? in rack editor, i see 4 assignable bus volumes , but not an individual module volume. will...
by lancaster6
Mon Jul 11, 2016 8:20 pm
Forum: Forte and EHCo
Topic: behringer motor 61 control surface definition
Replies: 6
Views: 2247

behringer motor 61 control surface definition

so i've just received my behringer motor 61 with motorized faders, and i am anxious to get 2 way control over this thing! the mackie control gives 2 way control in a very limited way. only 8-9 faders and no encoder control on the mackie interface, and no editing. so i tried the bcf 2000 as a control...
by lancaster6
Tue Jul 05, 2016 8:31 pm
Forum: Forte and EHCo
Topic: Signal indicators show activity, but no sound comes out.
Replies: 7
Views: 2315

Re: Signal indicators show activity, but no sound comes out.

don't know if this pertains to your situation, but i will share. i use real guitar on my key setup, and had a similar problem when going from v2 to v3. only a couple keys would trigger and they were out of tune and in the wrong spot. i tried copy/paste module with the same result. i think (maybe not...
by lancaster6
Tue Jun 07, 2016 2:52 pm
Forum: Audio/MIDI Hardware Issues
Topic: slmkII control surface definition
Replies: 1
Views: 6448

slmkII control surface definition

i have been using a novation 61 slmkII for about 6 months and i love the action. i haven't had any luck with midi bidirectional communication for knobs and faders. does anyone have a working file, or control surface definition for this purpose? i need a jumping off place to modify. i am not a progra...
by lancaster6
Sat Jun 04, 2016 1:47 pm
Forum: Forte and EHCo
Topic: Fast recovery from "Stopped responding"
Replies: 4
Views: 2046

Re: Fast recovery from "Stopped responding"

depending on what operating system you use, defender can turn itself back on upon reboot. might want to doublecheck.
by lancaster6
Sat Apr 23, 2016 6:51 pm
Forum: Forte and EHCo
Topic: Fast recovery from "Stopped responding"
Replies: 4
Views: 2046

Re: Fast recovery from "Stopped responding"

i had this problem until i turned off "windows defender".
by lancaster6
Wed Feb 17, 2016 5:28 pm
Forum: Forte and EHCo
Topic: adding automated fader to bus problem
Replies: 2
Views: 1446

adding automated fader to bus problem

after adding automated fader to bus 1, i wanted to apply to all scenes giving me a master fader. i went into rack editor/rack, deselected "use separate plugin data for each scene", and hit ok. the cursor spins and i get "not responding" message with 0 activity in forte. i have to...
by lancaster6
Tue Feb 02, 2016 10:27 pm
Forum: Forte and EHCo
Topic: display scene title in scene view
Replies: 2
Views: 1348

Re: display scene title in scene view

sry, when i posted this, i couldn't find the ideas list. it is now requested! thx ! i could really use this feature!!
by lancaster6
Mon Feb 01, 2016 2:34 am
Forum: Forte and EHCo
Topic: display scene title in scene view
Replies: 2
Views: 1348

display scene title in scene view

when i tick the "show title" box, it shows the set list title, but i need to show just the current scene title. is this currently an option? (i know i can select show upcoming scenes, but that blocks transcribed jpegs that i need to read).
thx,
L
by lancaster6
Sun Jan 10, 2016 2:45 pm
Forum: Forte and EHCo
Topic: Phishing email?
Replies: 6
Views: 3062

Re: Phishing email?

me too.
by lancaster6
Sun Dec 27, 2015 4:51 pm
Forum: Forte and EHCo
Topic: 1 instrument to multiple busses
Replies: 1
Views: 1053

1 instrument to multiple busses

is it possible to send 1 instrument to multiple busses? seems like it would be easy. i guess i am missing something.
by lancaster6
Wed Dec 16, 2015 5:51 pm
Forum: Audio/MIDI Hardware Issues
Topic: novation sl mk2 two way communication
Replies: 1
Views: 1381

novation sl mk2 two way communication

i have just purchased a novation 61 sl mkii and i would really like to have 2 way communication with forte so that the "rings" around the knobs accurately reflect the assigned parameter (in most cases volume). i have tried both automap, and advanced modes. i can get forte to respond to the...
by lancaster6
Sun Dec 06, 2015 5:23 pm
Forum: Forte and EHCo
Topic: Forte 4.1.7 Hanging on Close
Replies: 4
Views: 1757

Re: Forte 4.1.7 Hanging on Close

are you running any malware software, or windows defender? might want to shut those down.
by lancaster6
Thu Dec 03, 2015 8:20 pm
Forum: Forte and EHCo
Topic: Forte 4.1.7 Hanging on Close
Replies: 4
Views: 1757

Re: Forte 4.1.7 Hanging on Close

i have had this problem for years and have found no solution. however, you can try closing forte between sets. that works for me. that leads me to believe its something to do with windows idling while forte is open and not in use, but i'm not a programmer and that's just a guess. i also know you are...
by lancaster6
Tue Sep 01, 2015 2:25 am
Forum: Forte and EHCo
Topic: 3 Issues with Forte 4 x64
Replies: 4
Views: 1775

Re: 3 Issues with Forte 4 x64

i have not looked for 1 or 3, but can also confirm 2.
by lancaster6
Fri Aug 28, 2015 4:08 pm
Forum: Forte and EHCo
Topic: Forte hangs hours on plugin scan
Replies: 14
Views: 4283

Re: Forte hangs hours on plugin scan

shot in the dark, are you running windows defender?
that used to increase my startup time by 8 minutes. disable it and try again.
by lancaster6
Sun Aug 09, 2015 2:55 pm
Forum: Forte and EHCo
Topic: Request for Windows 10 Experiences with Forte 4.1
Replies: 20
Views: 7804

Re: Request for Windows 10 Experiences with Forte 4.1

bigal,
i used this article and chose the reg edit option. (option 2)
http://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/5918 ... -10-a.html
good luck.
by lancaster6
Mon Aug 03, 2015 4:36 pm
Forum: Forte and EHCo
Topic: Request for Windows 10 Experiences with Forte 4.1
Replies: 20
Views: 7804

Re: Request for Windows 10 Experiences with Forte 4.1

i used windows 10 last weekend, and load times were ridiculous, until i remembered windows defender needs to be off. the problem in windows 10 is, when you reboot, defender turns itself back on! i found a post online that had me add a line to defender's registry, disabling defender, and that seems t...
by lancaster6
Sun May 03, 2015 5:15 pm
Forum: Audio/MIDI Hardware Issues
Topic: advice on adding android tablet to rig to use as midi touchpad mixer
Replies: 13
Views: 5383

Re: advice on adding windows tablet to rig to use as midi touchpad mixer

actually, i used it 1 direction this weekend. i am now trying to set up a control surface. i have set up a controller surface definition called "lemur surface", and entered midi and channel parameters for my mixer (although there are 2 midi channel settings per entry, and i don't know why)...
by lancaster6
Thu Apr 30, 2015 11:37 pm
Forum: Audio/MIDI Hardware Issues
Topic: advice on adding android tablet to rig to use as midi touchpad mixer
Replies: 13
Views: 5383

Re: advice on adding windows tablet to rig to use as midi touchpad mixer

i noticed that the charge to the tablet while tethered was just trickle charge. went to altex electronics and they hooked me up with a usb cable that has an extra usb input for a power brick insert. now it gets full charging while usb tethered, with no detrimental effects to lemur. tomorrow is stage...
by lancaster6
Wed Apr 29, 2015 3:24 pm
Forum: Audio/MIDI Hardware Issues
Topic: advice on adding android tablet to rig to use as midi touchpad mixer
Replies: 13
Views: 5383

Re: advice on adding windows tablet to rig to use as midi touchpad mixer

hmm I would think ehco might be capable of sending that midi info upon scene change. am I wrong?
by lancaster6
Mon Apr 27, 2015 11:48 pm
Forum: Audio/MIDI Hardware Issues
Topic: advice on adding android tablet to rig to use as midi touchpad mixer
Replies: 13
Views: 5383

Re: advice on adding windows tablet to rig to use as midi touchpad mixer

the 2 way thing (bidirectional) is supposed to be supported, but i haven't figured it out yet. do i need to use echo? i'll have to play around after i get most of the functions i need programmed. i do have one way connection, and it's wired through my powered usb hub (supplying power to the tablet),...
by lancaster6
Thu Apr 23, 2015 9:04 pm
Forum: Audio/MIDI Hardware Issues
Topic: advice on adding android tablet to rig to use as midi touchpad mixer
Replies: 13
Views: 5383

Re: advice on adding windows tablet to rig to use as midi touchpad mixer

after 3 1/2 weeks of attempting to make metroosc work, my brand new winbook tw802 died. frustrating. i had finally gotten the faders to control forte's faders, but the buttons were not working. metroosc offers 0 tech support, and the tutorials are not very helpful. that coupled with the 2 extra piec...
by lancaster6
Wed Apr 15, 2015 9:42 pm
Forum: Forte and EHCo
Topic: Sets, songs, and requests
Replies: 2
Views: 1276

Re: Sets, songs, and requests

in scene view, if you right click, all songs come up in alphabetical order. been using this method for a lot of years, and is the only way to go IMHO. if you are in a particular setlist, at the end is a condensed list of all scenes.
by lancaster6
Mon Apr 13, 2015 12:53 pm
Forum: Audio/MIDI Hardware Issues
Topic: Native Instruments Komplete Audio 6 interface
Replies: 6
Views: 3407

Re: Native Instruments Komplete Audio 6 interface

i have the same control panel issue with presonus firestudio interface, but you don't have to open it from within forte. i have presonus' control panel icon on my taskbar, and just click it there.
L
by lancaster6
Mon Apr 06, 2015 5:36 pm
Forum: Audio/MIDI Hardware Issues
Topic: advice on adding android tablet to rig to use as midi touchpad mixer
Replies: 13
Views: 5383

Re: advice on adding windows tablet to rig to use as midi touchpad mixer

thx for the replies! after a week and a half of metroosc not working, a reinstall did the trick (pffft). the mixer looks perfect for my needs as long as it has 2 way communication, so that when forte scenes are selected, updated mixer levels will be sent. the graphic latency through wifi kinda sux. ...
by lancaster6
Thu Mar 26, 2015 2:22 pm
Forum: Audio/MIDI Hardware Issues
Topic: advice on adding android tablet to rig to use as midi touchpad mixer
Replies: 13
Views: 5383

advice on adding android tablet to rig to use as midi touchpad mixer

i just picked up a winbook 8" tablet pretty cheap. i can't seem to find a windows app where i could design my own virtual mixer surface, add about 12 channels and some assignable knobs for effects, adsr, basic cc controls. any1 using a tablet for this purpose. edit: windows tablet was traded fo...
by lancaster6
Tue Mar 03, 2015 7:09 am
Forum: Forte and EHCo
Topic: 32bit / 64bit plugin issue
Replies: 22
Views: 7396

Re: 32bit / 64bit plugin issue

in your 2nd posted picture, at the bottom, there is a clickable "jbridge" button (next to 64). i remember having to swirl my mouse around that area until it appeared. click that and options should appear. tick the "force gui refresh" box (i think thats what it's called). that sho...
by lancaster6
Fri Dec 26, 2014 7:56 pm
Forum: Forte and EHCo
Topic: *REQUEST* Forte 4 - Scene Description
Replies: 8
Views: 3475

Re: *REQUEST* Forte 4 - Scene Description

i've been using this method for years and it works gr8, but it's time consuming to get it to fit the screen properly. i use finale print music to transcribe the song (use whatever you have),and enlarge to the size i can read from my laptop. i then print to pdf creator (used to be a free pdf program)...
by lancaster6
Wed Dec 17, 2014 7:45 pm
Forum: Forte and EHCo
Topic: Migration F3 to Forte 4: Scenes using jBridge loading proxy
Replies: 4
Views: 2332

Re: Migration F3 to Forte 4: Scenes using jBridge loading pr

i had the same problem until changing the options.ini file parameter ,"CreateSeparateJBridgedVSTs=1 (0 by default)". with 500+ scenes it will be nice to start from exactly where i left off. i'm just wondering if using the old mode was a problem that needed to be fixed, and i should spend t...
by lancaster6
Mon Dec 15, 2014 3:06 pm
Forum: Forte and EHCo
Topic: update scene widget, or menu option in sceneview?
Replies: 2
Views: 1358

Re: update scene widget, or menu option in sceneview?

hmm, i might be able to use midi automation function to assign "update" to a korg nanokontrol CC. i wasn't aware this was already an assignable funtion. i don't even think i will need bome's translator, but can't test this theory until i get my forte 4 upgrade coupon code (impatiently wait...
by lancaster6
Mon Dec 15, 2014 6:49 am
Forum: Forte and EHCo
Topic: update scene widget, or menu option in sceneview?
Replies: 2
Views: 1358

update scene widget, or menu option in sceneview?

i have just added many automated faders to most of my plugins so that i can adjust volumes live on the fly and save them in each scene. since i stay in sceneview mode all night, it is time consuming to close sceneview, right click update scene , and confirm, then go back to sceneview after every son...
by lancaster6
Tue Dec 09, 2014 9:33 pm
Forum: Forte and EHCo
Topic: apply automated fader status(on) to all scenes
Replies: 2
Views: 1327

Re: apply automated fader status(on) to all scenes

aha! another hidden gem discovered. thx evilantal!!
by lancaster6
Mon Dec 08, 2014 7:54 pm
Forum: Forte and EHCo
Topic: apply automated fader status(on) to all scenes
Replies: 2
Views: 1327

apply automated fader status(on) to all scenes

after using forte for 6 years, i'm still finding useful things buried down deep lol. i'm adding automated faders to every plugin for use with my korg nanokontrol, and it works fine. problem is i have 500+ scenes now,and i would like a quick way to enable the fader on all scenes. it seems to only ena...
by lancaster6
Tue Oct 07, 2014 10:26 pm
Forum: Forte and EHCo
Topic: Main GUI Volume Slider(s) Question ?
Replies: 10
Views: 4067

Re: Main GUI Volume Slider(s) Question ?

i too would like to be able to control forte's volume sliders via CC. if i adjust volumes live with my korg nano mixer, and get them just where i want them, that volume does not save. if these were adjusted via forte's individual volume bars, they would save. i could do a quick save at the end of th...
by lancaster6
Wed Sep 24, 2014 12:11 pm
Forum: Forte and EHCo
Topic: 32bit / 64bit plugin issue
Replies: 22
Views: 7396

Re: 32bit / 64bit plugin issue

i'm not sure that this is your issue, but if you are using a jbridged 32 bit plugin in a 64 bit rack, there is a jbridge parameter that will force the plugin to redraw. you have to tick the box, and a second later it will show.
by lancaster6
Fri Sep 19, 2014 5:39 pm
Forum: Forte and EHCo
Topic: i'm wondering if forte has the ability to
Replies: 2
Views: 1490

Re: i'm wondering if forte has the ability to

when i tried your method, i was getting a delay on my lead vocals as forte needs to process the vocal signal. maybe i was doing something wrong, but the delay was unacceptable.
by lancaster6
Wed Sep 17, 2014 3:04 am
Forum: Forte and EHCo
Topic: Forte on Surface Pro 3 display problems
Replies: 8
Views: 3074

Re: Forte on Surface Pro 3 display problems

i don't have a surface, but would changing the resolution to a lower one work?
by lancaster6
Tue Sep 16, 2014 1:49 am
Forum: Forte and EHCo
Topic: i'm wondering if forte has the ability to
Replies: 2
Views: 1490

i'm wondering if forte has the ability to

execute a file per scene change. i have a presonus firestudio interface that is used for keys and vocals. i have a need to mute vocal signal to front of house, in order to reroute the same mic to a vocoder vst,then back to vocals on the next scene. the presonus saves files for mixes in their univers...
by lancaster6
Tue Sep 16, 2014 1:37 am
Forum: Forte and EHCo
Topic: Small bug
Replies: 2
Views: 1768

Re: Small bug

it would actually be nice if somehow more plugins could be displayed without having to scroll. i have about 6 off the bottom of the page, and it does get annoying when programming. maybe a staggered approach?
by lancaster6
Sun Aug 03, 2014 7:26 pm
Forum: Forte and EHCo
Topic: forte 64 grey screen lockup.
Replies: 13
Views: 5758

Re: forte 64 grey screen lockup.

i'm only revisiting this post to update the cure for my problem. upon reading a recent post about kontakt 5, and excluding it in preferences (evilantal:exclude Kontakt from changing sounds with scene changes), my exiting problems have gone away....finally! forte 3 was working fine, and my scene chan...
by lancaster6
Tue Jul 15, 2014 4:52 pm
Forum: Forte and EHCo
Topic: Kontakt 5?
Replies: 3
Views: 1825

Re: Kontakt 5?

ditto. i'm now running 7 instances of K5 with designated instruments with gr8 results.

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