Hi Banger, Does the firewire card show up in the device manager? It's very difficult to do something wrong when you install the drivers and connect a firewire cable. Subscription auto-renews at the end of the term. Some ProjectMix users say the the Windows 7 driver works for them on Windows 8, but this hasn't been tested or qualified by M-Audio. How is the Gold Competency Level Attained? I then tried again to set up the device as a controller. Hi Mike, Thank you for contacting M-Audio.
Thanks for answering my problem Hi all, Just to share my experience: I'm running Projectmix with Windows 8. When starting windows there is no sound send to the outputs of the ProjectMix control panel opens fine and meters indicate audio streams are accepted by the audio interface. We will continue to host resources for legacy products on M-Audio. Also constantly check with our website to stay up to speed with latest releases. Hoping there's a simple answer - thanks again! There's even an unmatched selection of great deals on open-box instruments, equipment and technology that ships worldwide.
In the control panel is assigned well, eg I assign the output 1-2 and no sound board, or from headphone out sound. At this point, the faders are supposed to snap to position and control Sonar. No transport, and none of the other buttons seem to have any effect as well. I'm not completely clear what you mean by 'connecting'. I open control panel and everything works perfectly, the meters work when playing any program such as win amp. Turned out that repeatedly connecting the projectmix without turning of the power had fried the firewire port.
A Control Surface Firmware 10. There are often problems if the firewire card doesn't have the Texas Instruments chipset. During the update, a progress bar on your computer screen indicates how long the update process will take. I also had the Projectmix set to Sonar Mode. This was already some years ago and parts where readily available The firewire chip is on a separate pcb board inside the Projectmix so should be easily exchangeable. Do a fresh install with the firewire cable disconnected. All they had were more opened units, so they're ordering me a new one and allowed me to take one of the open ones home in the interim to see if I could get any different results.
I connected the unit to the computer, turned the unit on, then turned the computer on - using a different 6 pin cable I'd brought home from work. How to Install Drivers After you have found the right device driver, follow these simple instructions to install it. Seems like something goes wrong when initializing after starting up ProjectMix and then Windows 8. I've installed and re-installed too many times to count, and spent another hour on the phone this morning with M-Audio. I'd done a clean install of the M-Audio drivers with the tech guy this morning, latest rev.
Please note that, even though other operating systems might also be compatible, we do not recommend you apply any software on platforms other than the specified ones. Had that fixed and connected it to a desktop pc with TexasInstruments controller. I got a project mix fairly recently and installed and using on win 10 with no issues. Then it stopped working all together! However, due to the large number of devices out there and the various ways for applying these packages, it would be best if you refer to the installation manual first, to be sure of a successful update. Hi Jay, Had to bring it in for repair. Found a youtube clip that describes the the location of the firewire interface board.
Thanks gtrman100 ~ appreciate your feedback! We employ a team of techs from around the world who add hundreds of new drivers to our archive every day. Try removing all the software using the Firewire Family uninstall from the start menu, and manually delete the drivers. You are downloading trial software. Entire contents Copyright © Musician's Friend Inc. My problem turned out to be a Ricoh firewire controller in a Toshiba laptop. As I understand it, once this is done, the Projectmix should be controlling Sonar - but it does nothing. Solvusoft's close relationship with Microsoft as a Gold Certified Partner enables us to provide best-in-class software solutions that are optimized for performance on Windows operating systems.
It found the Projectmix, and worked its way through the driver location - and the M-Audio icon appeared in the tray. When it comes to installing the package, the steps should not be much of a hassle because each manufacturer tries to make them as easy as possible; usually, you must make check for compatibility, get the package, run the available setup, and follow the instructions displayed on-screen. It took me several times of deleting and reinstalling drivers to finally get the computer and Pmix to talk to each other, but it's been working flawlessly for 8 months now. Doing so might cause the installation to crash, which could even render the device unusable. To achieve a Gold competency level, Solvusoft goes through extensive independent analysis that looks for, amongst other qualities, a high level of software expertise, a successful customer service track record, and top-tier customer value. Are you referring to a status in the applet? What firewire 1394 chipset do you have? Is there some other setting in Sonar that needs to be toggled? The ProjectMix is the property of Avid and is considered an M-Audio legacy product.
Took me a while to figure out it wasn't a driver problem. That being said, click the download button, and apply the present software on your product. . Choose from the list below or use our customized search engine to. M-Audio, under new ownership, will not be developing drivers for the ProjectMix moving forward.
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