I have a Mac Pro 2 x 2.8 Quad-Core Xeon (14 GB Ram)
Motu 828 Mk2
I'm having real issues with firewire audio (using standard
The audio signal drops out regularly, sometimes cracking, popping and
even slowing the audio down or speeding up (tempo drifting).
I have tried all
Different firewire cables
Unplugging my lacie drive (uses same
Re-installing the motu firewire drivers.
motu drivers (previous versions).
Re-setting the motu
Unplugging the motu and
switching voltage to 110, then back to 240 before plugging back in.
problem is getting worse but is not permanent. It can be ok for days but then returns
causing havok. Surely if it works sometimes then my motu is ok and it is a software /
driver issue? Snow Leopard issue?
Things I thought to try are :
Buying new pcie firewire card to use as dedicated
Upgrade to Lion
Ditch the Motu and get something else
(Steinberg, RME, Appogee etc...)
any help appreciated.
Edited by studio404 (13/07/12 10:58 AM)