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#1568724 - 04/11/18 08:12 AM Effects not being heard on playback
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I have a project I recorded and saved with effects using Aux Sends. Today I fired up the VS after a few weeks of not being used and I can't hear any effects on the tracks, although they show in the channel edit screens. Any ideas of what could make them work? Might I have a dead VS8F-2 card?
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#1568734 - 04/11/18 11:19 AM Re: Effects not being heard on playback [Re: String Jammer]
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are the effects turned on? orange button on....
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#1568753 - 04/11/18 04:13 PM Re: Effects not being heard on playback [Re: blair]
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Are you using loop or insert?
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#1568779 - 04/11/18 08:40 PM Re: Effects not being heard on playback [Re: powermac]
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I loop them. I opened a different project and the effects were working but they just arenít working on this project. Maybe I have some corrupt data. Maybe Iíll back up the project and recover it into a different project, and see if that helps.

Iím not sure which orange button you are referring to, Blair. Can you post a screen shot?
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#1568780 - 04/11/18 09:39 PM Re: Effects not being heard on playback [Re: String Jammer]
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After backing up the project, you might just want to do a Drive Check.
If there's corrupted data (even internal markers, etc.) Drive Check is the only method I've seen that recovers from corrupt data on a VS. Of course, the backed up project might also contain the corrupted data - whatever it is, if any. But at least you stand a good chance of having a workaround, should you lose any actual audio data in the bull run known as Drive Check.

If you lose audio data after a drive check, but you have a backup copy, you could reload the backup and re-record through bouncing any of the tracks with missing audio in the cleaned up project and the export the bounced tracks from the backup copy into the clean copy.... No need to re-record the actual tracks that way.

Hopefully you wouldn't lose any audio in the first place. I've had both good and not so good experiences with Drive Check - maybe half and half in the 4-6 times I've had to run it on my 1680.
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#1568944 - 04/13/18 05:49 AM Re: Effects not being heard on playback [Re: uptildawn]
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Hi, sorry can't upload a pic, not sure how to do that on this site. it's the "aux" button, just thought it might have been overlooked or something. :-)
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#1568945 - 04/13/18 05:51 AM Re: Effects not being heard on playback [Re: blair]
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 Originally Posted By: blair
Hi, sorry can't upload a pic, not sure how to do that on this site. it's the "aux" button, just thought it might have been overlooked or something. :-)


The Aux buttons in the channel edit screens are lit up orange.
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#1568946 - 04/13/18 05:54 AM Re: Effects not being heard on playback [Re: uptildawn]
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 Originally Posted By: uptildawn
After backing up the project, you might just want to do a Drive Check.
If there's corrupted data (even internal markers, etc.) Drive Check is the only method I've seen that recovers from corrupt data on a VS. Of course, the backed up project might also contain the corrupted data - whatever it is, if any. But at least you stand a good chance of having a workaround, should you lose any actual audio data in the bull run known as Drive Check.

If you lose audio data after a drive check, but you have a backup copy, you could reload the backup and re-record through bouncing any of the tracks with missing audio in the cleaned up project and the export the bounced tracks from the backup copy into the clean copy.... No need to re-record the actual tracks that way.

Hopefully you wouldn't lose any audio in the first place. I've had both good and not so good experiences with Drive Check - maybe half and half in the 4-6 times I've had to run it on my 1680.


Iíd be afraid to do a drive check having several projects on the HDD. If backing up and bringing it into a new project doesnít do the trick, I will back up all projects and reformat the drive.
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#1568950 - 04/13/18 07:25 AM Re: Effects not being heard on playback [Re: String Jammer]
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can't do much better drive check than to reformat the drive, I guess.
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