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 […]

Half a Leopard for Pro Tools

Saturday, April 26th, 2008

Those who cut audio in Pro Tools and are waiting for Digidesign to qualify Mac OSX 10.5 so they can upgrade their computers got half a green light today. Digidesign announced that Pro Tools HD version 7.4.1 runs okey-dokey under 10.5.1 (but not 10.5.2). However, their LE and M-Powered products are still not kosher for […]

No Leopard either, please.

Saturday, November 3rd, 2007

Do I need to remind you that upgrading to Mac OSX 10.5, aka Leopard, is a Bad Idea right now. It has not been certified by Digidesign, Waves, MOTU, or anyone else really. So unless you’re using plain-vanillla Logic Studio 8, just wait awhile. Okay? Having said that, reports from the Digidesign User Conference claim […]