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Bob Mackie Onyx... • Answered on Jan 29, 2012

I am assuming a Windows operating system for this solution.
This sounds like it could be a driver problem (not with the FireWire port, but for the sound card itself).
When you connect the card with the FireWire cable, do you hear a sound from your computer registering the new hardware (assuming this isn't your primary sound card)? Head to the Device Manager (go to Start/Run and enter devmgmt.msc) after plugging in the card and look for any "Unknown Device"s with Yellow "!" triangles next to them (or anything else with a "!" or "?" for that matter). If you find one, try reinstalling the drivers for the corresponding device.
Even if the problem you find seems unrelated, take steps to resolve it anyway. Computers, being as twisted as they are, tend to mess up all kinds of things when certain drivers are out of place.
Also, even if you can't find any problems in the Device Manager, try reinstalling the drivers anyway, and be sure to visit your product manufacturer's website for updated drivers.
Good luck!

Bob Mackie Onyx... • Answered on May 04, 2011

I have had this same problem. I don't have a fix for it, but I have noticed that I can make it go away if I increase the signal strength going back to the Mackie card to an extreme level (by spiking the volume on my cubase software mixer). This seems to make the connection better for some reason.
I would love to learn what is causing this.

Bob Mackie Onyx... • Answered on Feb 18, 2011

Hi there and welcome to FixYa,

Try a different Firewire cable, there maybe noise issues on the cable making it difficult for the signal to pass through. If it still fails, try unplug-replugging the firewire card. Re-install the driver.

Also, for a quicker solution to that, try cleaning the contacts with WD40 or an electric contact cleaner. Replug the cable in and out... make sure as well to check that your left channel is indeed passing signal to the Mackie processor.

Hope this helps

Bob Mackie Onyx... • Answered on Dec 25, 2010

Sometimes Windows XP will seem to "forget" that you have Mackie drivers. In such cases you need to go into Hardware Manager, uninstall the drivers, then press F5 to check for hardware changes. It will find the drivers again and take you through the installation process. Sometimes this "forgetting" seems to be triggered by the order in which you turn on the computer and board. It seems that for the first version of the Onyx drivers I had to turn the board on first, then the computer. I have updated my Onyx drivers and now it seems that I must turn on the board after XP is loaded and ready to go. Otherwise Windows can't "see" that the board is attached and thus Sonar or whatever won't be able to record. Sometimes when this happens I can turn the board off and back on, then Windows sees it. However, when that fails I uninstall and reinstall the drivers as I described earlier and it always solves the problem.

Bob Mackie Onyx... • Answered on Jan 24, 2010

It is bad. Sorry, try to find a cheap one on the Internet somewhere.

Bob Mackie Onyx... • Answered on Nov 20, 2009

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The problem you are facing may be due to the corruption of system files. You could use the following troubleshooting methods and check whether they help in solving the issue. Solution 1: Reset the Windows explorer Step 1: Press Ctrl+Alt+Delete at the same time and choose to launch Task Manager. Step 2: Find Windows Explorer/Explorer.exe in the window and right-click on it. Choose End Task. Step 3: After that, navigate to File > Run New Task, type explorer.exe, and click OK. Step 4: Now, restart windows explorer and check whether the error persists. If the issue still persists try the below solution. Solution 2: Clean boot your computer Step 1: Press Win + Q and type in System Configuration. Step 2: Navigate to Gerneral, uncheck Load startup items option under Selective startup. Step 3: Now, turn to Services tab, select Hide all Microsoft services, and then click on Disable all. Step 4: Restart your PC to check if the problem persists or not. If the problem still persists after you have tried out the two solutions, you could refer to this article to learn other fleshed-out ones: 10 Solutions to Fix Windows Explorer Has Stopped Working Error

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Are you using a discrete video card? If so, what is the make and model of the graphics card? Press Windows key + X Click Device Manager Expand Display adapters Right click the current display adapter Click Properties Click Driver tab Click Rollback driver if the option is available If not Right click the current display adapter Click Uninstall Check the box that says, "Delete the driver software for this device." Exit Device Manager Restart Go to Start -> Settings -> Update & security, then Check for updates and install any available updates. You might need to update the display driver from the manufacturer of your computers website. If that method fails to work, check out this article: 6 Best Solutions To Fix Computer Randomly Restarts On Windows

Computers &... • Answered 15 hours ago

Here is a good post that can help you with downloading music on to Android devices. Basically you will need to download one of these apps and navigate to a website that has free music to download. Top Free Android Apps to Download Music mp3 downloader GetAndroidstuff

Computers &... • Answered 23 hours ago

if you are using the PC's motherboard sound I would upgrade to a soundcard. they are relatively inexpensive and easy to install. www.pricewatch.com

Computers &... • Answered 24 hours ago

This model DOES NOT connect to a computer. download the manual here. Press CTRL+F, type 'computer'. Nothing!

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BP 3AG1 Blood pressure monitor Model no.: BP 3AG1. Dimensions: 140 x 120 x 70 mm. Weight: 400g (including batteries) Voltage source: 4 x 1.5 V alkaline batteries; size AA or mains adapter DC 6V, 600 mA (optional)

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connect it with lan cable to your laptop or desktop

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have you forgotten password? if yes try resetting your router

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  • Windows 7 - Windows 10 (64-bit versions)
  • A minimum of a 2 core CPU.
  • 1280x1024 min. screen resolution.
  • 4 GB RAM minimum.
  • Internet Connection or e-mail account (for License Registration)
above is system requirement. check if it matches you system

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