• Douche
    Posts: 5
    Joined: May 24th, 2009
    help with setting defaults
    Is there a way to make Logic save by default to an external drive, or do I just have to change save location each time? Also I'm still struggling with the aggregate device. It works but only when I open Logic with the audio interface disconnected then connect it, wait for it to ask if I want to use it and give an answer, then go into audio and if I told it not to use the interface then select something other than aggregate device so that I then can reselect aggregate device and apply changes, or if I said to use the interface then simply switch to aggregate device and apply changes. Once I close Logic then later come back to it (without disconnecting or changing anything) gets me right back to no input and no sound until I unplug the audio interface and then start over as above. Is there a way to get it to just remember the aggregate device without going through this each time? Help with either of these would be hugely appreciated!
  • Rounik Admin
    Posts: 8713
    Joined: Dec 16th, 2006
    Re: help with setting defaults
    Hi Douche! Yes, the inability to change the default save location in Logic is mildly annoying ;) Rather than manually navigating there every time you wish to save a project for the first time, you can place the location folder in a Finder window's Side Bar. You could also create an alias to the destination folder on your external HD and move it to the users/YourUserName/Music/Logic/ folder. As for the aggregate device not working. This may not be a /only a Logic issue.. hmmm. Have you downloaded the latest drivers for your audio interface? I would try deleting the aggregate device in Audio MIDI Setup and then re-creating it. At the same time I've not had any issues with aggregate devices misbehaving in Logic... Have you contacted Native Instruments Support? Can I also ask how you have connected the Kontrol to your Mac? I beleive it's a USB only interface? Can you try plugging it in to a different USB port directly to your Mac? How many other devices do you connected to your Mac? Cheers Rounik
  • Douche
    Posts: 5
    Joined: May 24th, 2009
    Re: help with setting defaults
    Thanks for the tips on the external drive. Sounds easy enough! As for the aggregate device, yes I did download the latest drivers. You're correct, the Audio Kontrol is a USB interface. It is the only thing I have connected to my Macbook, and it doesn't seem to matter which of the USB ports it's plugged in to. I haven't tried Native Instruments support, but I guess that's a good next step. I appreciate your advice!
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