Archive for May, 2008

Pro Tools Pre-release Available for Leopard

Friday, May 30th, 2008

Well now, that was quick. No sooner had I posted about Digidesign’s progress with OS X 10.5 (Leopard) than the company released Leopard-compatible versions of all three flavors of Pro Tools version 7.4.2pr for download. The pr stands for pre-release, and that tells me it’s not a good idea to put this software on a […]

Pro Tools is okay for OSX 10.5.3 — well, almost

Wednesday, May 28th, 2008

[Updated 8-30-08] There are now pre-release versions of HD, LE, and M-Powered for Leopard on Digi’s website. In what has to be one of the more cryptic technical documents to ever emerge from a tech company, Digidesign today stated that Pro Tools is in its final testing stages running on Mac OSX 10.5.3. The missive […]

The Option key in iTunes

Tuesday, May 27th, 2008

Many of you already know how to convert audio files from one format to another using Apple’s free iTunes software. What you may not know is how the Option key can free you from the tyranny of the iTunes Library folder. For example, to convert a .WAV audition file for email, you have to copy […]