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I have a Dell 1720 laptop running Vista with a USB m-audio midi controller.

I have been using Acidpro trying to record some tracks with the softsynths, playing off the keyboard controller, I noticed that all the sounds when I play live sound "wavey", almost like vibrato, with slight clipping distortion when playing in realtime or "live".
But when I hit record, the sounds go normal. During playback, the sounds are also fine, and when i play the synths live in realtime during record, they are also fine. As soon as the tracks are stopped, and i'm playing, the sound goes immediately "wobbly" or stacked in a way, with slight distortion and a noticeable clipping sound, almost like vibrato. I have no idea what it is. I also noticed it on my other computer running cubase. So I'm not sure if it's specific to AcidPro. It's probably my midi/sound card settings?

Anyone? Thanks.

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    Glenn Rogers May 11, 2010

    Hello,

    Cool question. Truly strange and who would think it would be an Acid Pro issue. My first instincts would be the keyboard and USB speakers sharing an IRQ band and when you are recording the IRQ changes to a different band that's not shared with the keyboard. Still, when you say you have the same thing on your other computer, then one would have to think its an Acid Pro issue.

    Have your heard this while using a headset in the line out jack and the USB speakers disconnected.

    Worldvet


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This is specific to AcidPro.
If you doubt, check the same at your friends PC/Laptop.
You will then be sure what i told.

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