• BenB
    Posts: 522
    Joined: Feb 14th, 2011
    Tracking Down 32-bit Plugins
    I know I have some old 32-bit plugins for Logic Pro from the past. Updated to LPX and have not noticed anything I currently use is missing. But, I know there are some old ones I've probably not touched in ages, and they're now eating up needless drive space. Thus my question; How can I track down what plugins I have installed that are 32-bit, and what is the best way to go about trashing them from my system?
  • mPV Support
    Posts: 1425
    Joined: Aug 7th, 2006
    Re: Tracking Down 32-bit Plugins
    Hi BenB, Do you still have Logic 9 installed? One way would be to open Logic 9 in 64-bit, then click on an insert on a channel strip. All your 32-bit AU plug-ins will be listed under "Audio Units (32-bit)" in the menu. You can do the same for instruments. The 32-bit plug-ins will be listed under "AU Instruments (32-bit)". You could delete them from HD > Library > Audio > Plug-Ins > Components, but I would leave them all installed. They probably don't take much space and you will still be able to use them in Logic 9 and other 32-bit DAWs. And have a look at this Hub article by Rounik Sethi where he explains a workaround to use 32-bit AU instruments in Logic Pro X: [url][/url] Cheers! :) Christian
  • BenB
    Posts: 522
    Joined: Feb 14th, 2011
    Re: Tracking Down 32-bit Plugins
    I just want t clean out old, useless garbage on my Mac, that's all. I forgot all about launching LP9 in 32-bit mode, great suggestion! I've actually not touched LP9 since LPX came out. I was about to uninstall it, too.
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