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I connected the H4 to my Mac using OS 10.4.11 (I understand there is a usb conflict for 10.5 but I'm still on 10.4)

The H4 seems to be connected but my computer does not recognize it. And it does not show up in Audio Midi Setup


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  • kalleman Jun 12, 2008

    Hi,
    I´m trying to connect my zoom h4 to my Mac OSX, versjon 10.5.3 in the designated manor, something I have done earlier by the way. But now it simply does not recognise the zoom!? Any Idea as to what the problem can be? And how to fix it?
    Thanks
    Karl

  • Anonymous Aug 15, 2008

    mac does not recognize usb for H4

  • briparks Sep 20, 2008

    i do not know how to connect the h4 to a mac.  the only option seems to be 'connect to PC.'  what gives?

  • Anonymous Sep 26, 2008

    same problem
    works just fine on my toshiba!


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I have just downloaded and installed the version 2.20 of the software for the H4 from the Zoom site. It solved my problem and the H4-SD card now shows up in the Finder as expected.

Zoom site: http://www.zoom.co.jp/english/download/software/h4.php

Matthieu (MacOS 10.5.5 on a Mac Pro)

Note that I formatted a spare SD card to do this update in order not to lose any existing sound files.

Posted on Oct 21, 2008

I just downloaded and installed the version 2.20 of the software for the H4 from the Zoom site. It solved my problem and the H4-SD card showed up in the Finder as expected.

Zoom site: http://www.zoom.co.jp/english/download/software/h4.php

Matthieu Mac OS 10.5.5 on a Mac Pro

Note: I formated a spare SD card for this update in order not to lose any existing sound files.

Posted on Oct 21, 2008

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