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I have a mid 2010 Mac Pro 2 x 2.4 GHz Quad core Intel Xeon, 40 GB ram. Running Sierra. Since I've both upgraded to DP 9.51 and...

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Secret_Sound 26 minutes ago
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I've been a Cubase user for nearly 20 years but have recently been giving DP a good look over. It seems to be a very well...

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gradivus 5 days ago
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Hi Guys Well, my old Mac Pro tower running DP8 finally died, so I'm considering moving to a custom Windows workstation since...

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gradivus 5 days ago
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Hello. I have problem with chunks. I understand the concept, but my music is cut in pieces in a totally meaningless manner. As I...

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machinesworking 1 week ago
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So MOTU almost always announce the next version of DP at Winter NAMM coming up in about two weeks, it's been three years since...

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Controller 11 2 weeks ago
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Hi Forum Only a little question... Does Digital Performer 9.5 Windows support EUCON... I ve searched the motu website,...

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AlogicUser 3 weeks ago
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In DP9, MachFive v.3 often calls on encapsulated .ufs (UNIX file system /UVI File System) sample libraries for its sounds. I'm...

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filmcomposer 3 weeks ago
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Simple update, some bugfixes etc. - Download

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Controller 11 3 weeks ago
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DP control does not operate anymore. Any workarounds or alternative plugs known of?

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frankymax 3 weeks ago
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I post here because DP is my main DAW but honestly I don't know if managing DP is the solution of this strange behavior. This...

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johannes2510 4 weeks ago
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Hi DP Community I shortly decide for a new DAW for my Windows HDX Machine... Is DP a good Logic Pro X replacement or should i...

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HugoRibeiro.Com 4 weeks ago
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Does anyone have or know if, a Patch List for the Roland Integra 7 & MOTU Digital Performer? With 6000 patches a patch...

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Wizards Machine 2nd April 2018
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Hi I'm looking into getting a used MOTU ultralite but have a few questions before I pull the trigger. I'm running Logic X...

mat roze
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chucks 21st March 2018
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UAD just released a new update that makes their plugs compatible with High Sierra. I haven’t been able to open my UAD plugs in...

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Travisvictor 19th March 2018
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I am looking to hire a Digital Performer user who is an expert at MIDI functions in DP. All work can be done remotely from...

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bogwalker 6th March 2018
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Hello everyone, I'm running a redundant playback system for live shows and I'm trying to improve how my two computers sync...

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magicd 28th February 2018
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So my expectation that MOTU were going to release DP 10 or X soon was squashed with no Alpha teaser at NAMM. I'm pretty sure in...

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machinesworking 25th February 2018
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I finally broke down and upgraded to High Sierra. None of my UAD plugs would work. I tried for hours to load the latest UA...

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mrgkeys 17th February 2018
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I'm running DP9.5 on a MacBook Pro (Retina, 15-inch, Late 2013), Casio PX-5S controller, Focusrite Forte interface. Sounds are...

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Monkey Man 9th January 2018
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Currently running El Capitan on a 4,1 Mac Pro with 5,1 firmware. Best to stay on El Capitan or move to Sierra? I need to decide...

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Monkey Man 9th January 2018
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Im not paying Avid any annual fees so I have been looking to leave PT as my main DAW. I use a few other DAWs too and DP9 looks...

sam c
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machinesworking 6th January 2018
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This may be a first. Don't ever remember a DP sale. MOTU Digital Performer 9.5 - Competitive Upgrade | Sweetwater

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machinesworking 27th December 2017
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Hi there, I've been trying the DP demo for a while. I think I've got a reasonable handle on it, but since it's so powerful, it...

Franz Schiller
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machinesworking 25th December 2017
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Hello all.... Just wondering how many of you are running a hybrid recording mixing system? What are your pitfalls and...

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magicd 22nd December 2017
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I am a sudden refugee from Sonar. I've been looking at it since Studio Vision collapsed some time ago. I was never brilliant at...

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sharkboy 16th December 2017
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Hi all, It seems Digital Performer is not all that popular around this forum. I am not here to stir up any controversy. I...

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musicman691 2nd December 2017
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Don't seem to find any threads here where people talk about using DP with Vienna Ensemble Pro v6. Anybody using this combo and...

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machinesworking 21st November 2017
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I have the MOTU UltraLite mk3 I don't have powered speakers so I have the speaker into an old Denon amp also my MOTU into that...

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magicd 16th October 2017
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Hi all I'm currently prototyping a transport expansion for my fader automation I run DP9.5 and the system use MCU...

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zamproject 8th October 2017
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Hello guys, this is for those using Avid's Artist Mix control surface with Dp, I finally found the cause of a terrible bug that...

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zejuju 29th September 2017
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Apparently MOTU has put out DP9.5 as a free upgrade for current DP9 users. See this link: - Digital Performer 9.5 is now...

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musicman691 28th September 2017
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What are the Native saturation plugins in DP10.2 ? What do you like to use as saturation plugins in DP ? I've never used any...

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musicman691 27th September 2017
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Can DP do dual mono/multi mono plugins on inserts like ProTools does? I'm talking DP9.02. If not - what's the remedy?

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Robby in WA 24th August 2017
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After making my previous post, I realized there are a number of other minor questions I have about DP before I dive into it. So...

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donsolo 23rd June 2017
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I'm having an issue with DP 9.02 and Bounce to Disk. Specifically, I get everything set up bounce, but the resulting bounce file...

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donsolo 23rd June 2017
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Improved Hardware Insert plug-in latency detection. Added level meters and fixed a bug when pasting settings. Allow more than...

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chucks 19th June 2017
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I know MOTU can't speak to this as such but I have to ask - is anything being done to fix the issues raised by DP9.12? It seems...

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Robert Randolph 25th February 2017
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Winter NAMM 2017 come and gone and I know MOTU had a booth and a demo of some pitch change type stuff there. Did anybody see...

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musicman691 3rd February 2017
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I've done a couple of projects now since upgrading to 9.1, and while it's still early days, I am loving the FET-76 plug so far. I...

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musicman691 3rd February 2017
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Download it here: - Download I'll update with changelog once I get it.

Robert Randolph
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musicman691 25th January 2017
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Looks like new version of Logic Pro gives a drop-down option for stereo panning or balance knob on stereo tracks. That...

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kelldammit 21st January 2017
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I'm about to upgrade to DP9 from DP 4.5. My older G5 could only go to OSX 10.5 which limited my ability to upgrade to DP9. Then I...

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magicd 18th January 2017
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I'm thinking of dumping my existing daw and looking to get into something else. DP has caught my eye and I like the features and...

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eonoz 2nd December 2016
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Searched here and on the 'net and haven't found an answer or even if anyone's asked this but is it possible to have track numbers...

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musicman691 16th November 2016
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I know DP9.02 and 9.12 can co-exist on the same machine if you rename the first program version before you install the second...

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musicman691 15th October 2016
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I've been using Digital Performer since OS 9 / DP 3.x. I currently use the last version of DP 4.x with OS X. I've got an Apogee...

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Dave Polich 10th September 2016
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Hello everybody. Just to let you know we’ve just posted the DP 9.12 update at - Download. Dave Roberts -...

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musicman691 2nd September 2016
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Hello I try to configure DP 90 with SSL MadiXtreme Card (Driver V6.2.0.0 is the latest) I Soundscape V6.2 that is running on...

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Djoum 7th August 2016
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In their initial announcement Motu said that Digital Performer 9.03 would be released in Q2 of 2016.....technically Q2 ends June...

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rhizomeman 3rd August 2016
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MOTU is now shipping Digital Performer 9.1, a free update at for all DP9 owners. The 9.1 release introduces...

The Press Desk
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The Press Desk 28th July 2016


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