Digidesign Announces Pro Tools 7.4.2 Pre-Release for Mac Leopard Users

What a day for home based producers!  Almost immediately after today’s announcement by Apple of the Mac OS X 10.5.3 update, Digidesign announced that a pre-release of Pro Tools LE 7.4.2 will be available for Mac Leopard users in a few days.  I know that many of you will be relieved to hear this.  Unfortunately, … Read more

Digidesign Finally Releases Pro Tools LE 7.4 Vista Update!

Ok so I’m about a month late with this one, but who actually has time to keep checking the Digidesign website for updates? Remember the original posts Five Lesson Learned From Upgrading Digidesign’s Pro Tools and our shared frustrations about further deadline pushbacks? Well, after months of agony and mean spirited teasing, the audio bullies … Read more

Digidesign Pushes Back Pro Tools Vista Support Date… Again!

Digidesign is playing with my emotions!   It looks like my tap dance and ball change between two laptops will not end anytime soon.  Seeing that the company originally stated ProTools LE and M-Powered would be Vista compatible by the end of the summer, I figured Digidesign would actually stick to that statement.  Instead, while checking … Read more

Five Lessons Learned From Upgrading Digidesign’s Pro Tools

So I broke down, caved in, joined the bandwagon or whatever you want to call it.  Although there are arguably better choices for home recording, at the end of the day I just couldn’t resist the call of Digidesign’s Pro Tools.  I’ve had extremely great experience using Steinberg’s Cubase and Adobe Audition, so hopefully in … Read more