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Re: 5.1 crack [DONE]

Postby CentreFix » Sun Oct 15, 2017 10:24 pm

I tend to agree. When I get the floppy emulator I'll see what the deal is and report back!
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Re: 5.1 crack [DONE]

Postby CentreFix » Mon Oct 16, 2017 9:05 pm

Received the floppy emulator today and followed arjepsen's guide to the letter and have now installed Ver 5.1 finally!!!

I ftp'd over the Hack 1 control.asc file and sure enough the ESN number was there so went ahead for the authorization. Worked a charm! Big thank-you to you guys for your skill in this and for putting up with my failed floppy disk ramblings! (Still dont know quite why they wouldn't load).

One thing I do notice in the licensing dialog are the following plugins requiring authorization coeds so just wondered whether these are available:

Vocal Studio v 3.0
Mono Delay ver 1.0
TC Level v1.0

Cheers!
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Re: 5.1 crack [DONE]

Postby Bruce Graham » Mon Oct 16, 2017 10:09 pm

Hi CentreFix;

Glad to hear it is working. I must make the switch to the emulator.

Vocal Studio required 2 MFX cards in order function. Once you have the 2 MFX cards the Vocal Studio should work. In case you didn't know this, when installing the card, alternate them in the cage, so MFX #1 in card slot 1, UFX#1 in card slot 2, MFX #2 in card slot #3. If you have a second UFX it would be next.

There are no un-lock codes for the Mono Delay. If was only an 8 bit delay and never worked very well or sounded very good.. The same for the TC Level v1.0.

The person who kindly gave up their 5.1 serial number and un-lock codes for everything else did not have the un-lock codes for those two.

Cheers and have fun.
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Re: 5.1 crack [DONE]

Postby CentreFix » Tue Oct 17, 2017 7:17 pm

Thanks for that Bruce, much appreciated and all clear.

I do have a couple of more quick questions...they may not be relevant to this forum but if I could beg your indulgence this once more......

I'm using an Akai DR16 along with the D8B. I have MMC and MTC all doing their stuff....transport commands working. I have been unable to get the D8B Jog Wheel to send MMC and wondered if this does actually function with the Akai (or any any other HDR). Also, when REC arming a track and/or pressing REC on the D8B transport, should the AKAI DR16 be responding accordingly? I ask because as of yet, this function seems unavailable....any info would be immensely appreciated to avoid me barking up the wrong tree again!
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Re: 5.1 crack [DONE]

Postby Bruce Graham » Tue Oct 17, 2017 8:11 pm

Hi CentreFix;

I do not have any experience with "equipment" specific connects and what works and what doesn't work. I mean communicate when I say work.

I once tried to connect my d8b to 3 Tascam DA88 machines. I wanted the Midi to do exactly as you are wanting the Akai DR16 to do. I never got it working beyond, Stop, Play, FF and REW. The issue, I believe, was the MIDI mapping difference between the D8B and the DA88. I bought an HDR which works as it should. All functions did what they are suppose to do.

In order to offer any assistance with your set up, I can say that making sure either the d8b is the Master Clock or the Akai is the Master is very important. Make sure when one is the master, the other is set to be the slave. Funny things can happen when the Clock signal is not correct.

Some other thoughts are;
- Google your set up and see if there is someone who has a work around.
- Check the Akai forums and see if there is someone in the same situation. Maybe it can't be done. This will save you time.
- Check with Akai and see if they have a solution.

I'm sure you have all this in hand but it never hurts to ask.

Cheers and have fun with your working "Toy".
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Re: 5.1 crack [DONE]

Postby CentreFix » Tue Oct 17, 2017 10:35 pm

Thanks Bruce,

Yes I believe it's the midi implementation of the AKAI so will do some googling around.

Meanwhile, many thanks for your help and to the other guys here....superb resource of talent and dedication!

It's great to get mileage out of older kit and and get some real use once again.

Cheers

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