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    Help with a CLR repair

    Sadly it took a bit over a year to get mine back... Hope you have a better experience. Now I am a bit worried every time I turn it on If only FAS made a FRFR monitor. I would sign up for 2 in a heartbeat
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    The CNFB Method

    Amazing...
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    Help with Musicman guitar repairs in Canada (Toronto)

    I know of The Guitar Shop, not sure about ShyBoy or Tex. Where are they? Cosmo is where I took it originally
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    Help with Musicman guitar repairs in Canada (Toronto)

    Just what I am looking for, thanks again.
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    Help with Musicman guitar repairs in Canada (Toronto)

    Thanks Ian, I will have a talk with them. I have taken guitars there before but not for these more complex electronics repairs. Most of the places I have been to know all about setups and changing pickups or standard luthier jobs but nothing like this. I wouldn't have thought of 12th fret so...
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    Help with Musicman guitar repairs in Canada (Toronto)

    Looking for some help with getting EBMM JP guitars repaired. This involves the electronics, not hardware. I have a JP12 that needs the circuit board based input jack fixed. I have a Majesty that needs the preamp fixed after being replaced. I took it to a local guitar store who said they know how...
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    AFIII Presets Axe-FX III AustinBuddy 1000+ LIVEGOLD TonePack for firmware 20.01 is now fully updated!

    Thanks for the ideas. I will give them a try. Sorry for hijacking this thread.
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    AFIII Presets Axe-FX III AustinBuddy 1000+ LIVEGOLD TonePack for firmware 20.01 is now fully updated!

    Some great info here to help me move forward. I monitor through a CLR and have a PEQ before the output of each preset where I low and high pass. I currently high pass at 100hz but will bump that up. Did I read right that you low pass at 3.3khz? I have it around 7khz but will try this suggestion...
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    AFIII Presets Axe-FX III AustinBuddy 1000+ LIVEGOLD TonePack for firmware 20.01 is now fully updated!

    Thank you for the quick response. I should have been more clear. I am talking about practices and gigs meaning at gig volumes. This issue doesn't seem to depend on the room either. I didn't mean that there is more gain, just that the tone sounds like a higher gain tone. Less clear and bell like...
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    AFIII Presets Axe-FX III AustinBuddy 1000+ LIVEGOLD TonePack for firmware 20.01 is now fully updated!

    Hi AustinBuddy, I have bought some York Audio cab packs (Marshal M25, VLUX, M65 Cream) and I am struggling to find IR choices that pair well with the AB LiveGold patches. My initial thought was to leave the Amp block alone because you have done your magic there. I tried the mixes and have moved...
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    WTB Fractal FC 6

    If you are still looking I may be selling one. I just upgraded to the FC12 and have an FC6 here. Located in the GTA.
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    Thanks, I just got an email from Tom King with some explanations and a promise they have a new...

    Thanks, I just got an email from Tom King with some explanations and a promise they have a new shipment of parts and expect it to be ready in about a week. Time will tell if that happens... Thanks for your help with this.
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    Thanks, I did the same thing on the Atomic forum and no response from them. I contacted Jace on...

    Thanks, I did the same thing on the Atomic forum and no response from them. I contacted Jace on there and he responded with a shorter version of what he told others. He said he would contact the head of repairs and find out what is going on but he told me this same thing months ago and never got...
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    Hi, did you ever get your control module back? I have not heard from Atomic for at least a month...

    Hi, did you ever get your control module back? I have not heard from Atomic for at least a month now and got no response from Tom King. I put a message on their Facebook page and I don't think it is active. I see messages on there from people thinking they have gone out of business? Which forum...
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    Thanks for the info. I sent an email directly to Tom and haven't heard back yet. I will wait a...

    Thanks for the info. I sent an email directly to Tom and haven't heard back yet. I will wait a bit and if no response then I will follow your lead. It seems either they are over burdened by returns based on a poorly designed product or they just don't have a way to manage the returns they get. 6...
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    Help with a CLR repair

    Searching through old threads I found one from Tom King with an email I can use to reach him. I have gone that route. Thanks for your help
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    Help with a CLR repair

    Thanks but I have been emailing to him through the support channel and he is the one not returning my emails now. For the record, I have been nothing but polite but my last email I asked to have this escalated since it has taken so long.
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    Help with a CLR repair

    Yes, I am using that email. I was wondering if there was another way to contact them that may go around the person that monitors this email account. I have heard that Tom King cares about customer service and I really like the CLR but this repair has fallen through the cracks and something needs...
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    Help with a CLR repair

    I have no ill will towards the company and am not trying to cause them issues but just want my CLR back in working order. I have seen other posts about escalating repairs with Atomic CLR and wondered if anyone had any advice. My CLR needed work done on the internal power amp and I sent it to be...
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    AFIII Presets Axe-FX III AustinBuddy 1000+ LIVEGOLD TonePack for firmware 20.01 is now fully updated!

    Thanks for the help. I will work out a way using that screen, though not as convenient as just saving. I am sure there is a reason this is not available, something to do with how CS are managed in the code. Or maybe I am the only one that would want to do that. :)
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    Help with Control Switches

    A question for anyone that may have this figured out. I have looked through the manual and searched the forum but so far have not seen this addressed. Here is what I would like to do: When playing live, I use the Control Switches to add Boost, Cut Bass or whatever using assigned switches on...
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    AFIII Presets Axe-FX III AustinBuddy 1000+ LIVEGOLD TonePack for firmware 20.01 is now fully updated!

    A question for @austinbuddy or anyone else that may have this figured out. I have looked through the manual and searched the forum but so far have not seen this addressed. Here is what I would like to do: Use the Control Switches AustinBuddy has added to these presets to add Boost, Cut Bass or...
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    Happy Birthday Cliff!

    Happy Birthday!! ...and many more. Thanks for your dedication and vision
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    Hi, I would be happy to have a look at the book if available. I am currently looking for ways to...

    Hi, I would be happy to have a look at the book if available. I am currently looking for ways to expand my playing. Thanks
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    CLR Neo clip lights are solid red

    Thanks for the heads up, I will keep an eye out for that. When I sent the original email I got a response in less that 10 min. I hope that was a good sign...
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    CLR Neo clip lights are solid red

    Thanks for the info. I spoke to Atomic and they said it was a power section issue and I would have to go in for repair. The good news is this part can be removed from the cabinet and sent in so that should save on shipping. I am hoping the overall cost is not too much being that I live in...
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    CLR Neo clip lights are solid red

    Thanks, that is good advice. I was hoping someone on here might say "Oh, just ... and it will all be reset".
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    CLR Neo clip lights are solid red

    Looking for any help with this. Came home tonight ready to play and no sound from the CLR Neo. Had a look and this pic is what I see (in case you can't see the pic, the 3 clip lights are all solid red). It was fine last night when I played and it hasn't been moved or touched since. I am...
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    Help the Fight Against COVID-19

    Thanks for the info, I will check it out.
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    Help the Fight Against COVID-19

    I have a pretty well constant sinus issues, mostly in the winter but all year it can happen. I use a neti pot but am interested in what you have there. Except I am not able to see it. All I see is a sad looking piece of paper. Can you give the name of what you are talking about? Thanks
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    Axe-Fx III Firmware Release Version 12.05

    Can you point me directly to this parameter - page and parameter name? I now have no sound from Output 1 as well and I am looking through the global setting but can't seem to find this setting. I have looked through all the pages of the Global and I/O settings from the front panel. Thanks
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    FX8 V3.01 Firmware Release

    Great, there are some really fantastic features added to this build.
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    Wish FADE OUT when you press stop on the looper.

    This is a great idea. I don't have much use for Reverse or Half Speed either and I believe there is an extra button anyway (4).
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    Wish Software to Strip FX from AxeFX Patches to use With FX8

    Generating a preset could be complicated and assume too much about how the user wants to use the effects. You can use AxeEdit to save blocks but I don't think it will work for those that don't have an AxeFx which doesn't help the FX8 only crowd. Perhaps another option would be to create an...
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    FX8 V2.00 Public Beta

    Great work Joe and FAS...
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    Can we see it NOW

    Really looking forward to this. Your work is always great and inspiring. Would like to see some presets as well to help with using the effects.
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    FX8-Edit 1.0.2 Released

    Thanks as always, looking forward to giving it a run tonight.
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    Need some help using the FX8 in the effects loop of my Mesa Mark V 25

    This sounds like a great option, I will try this. Thanks for your help.
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    Need some help using the FX8 in the effects loop of my Mesa Mark V 25

    Thanks for the response Rex. Being new to using an effects loop I wasn't sure but the way you describe it it sounds like this approach is how it works. Meaning, use the Master controls to set the Sends output of the amp to the FX8 and then control the overall volume using the return level from...
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    Need some help using the FX8 in the effects loop of my Mesa Mark V 25

    I am new to using an effects loop and have some questions about getting the levels set. The issue is that the amp doesn't have a separate Send control and uses the master controls to adjust the sends. From the manual: "Use the Front Panel MASTER controls to adjust the SEND Level of the two...
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    Scene revert mode - can't find it

    Thanks for the info. I thought I looked in all the sub menus but must have missed it there.
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    Scene revert mode - can't find it

    Has anyone found this in the menu system of the FX8? The manual says TO ENABLE/DISABLE SCENE REVERT: 1. Press the SETUP button. 2. Use the NAV knob to select “SCENE REVERT”. 3. Use the VALUE knob to select “OFF” or “ON”. 4. Press the EXIT button twice to return to Stompbox Mode. (You do...
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    FX8 Manual Question > Amp Relays

    I used the FX8 today with my Mark 5:25 and very quickly setup a patch to control both the channel selection and the EQ. Worked great and very easy to setup and use. Using fX8 edit it is easy to switch between the modes of the relay and see what does what. For this amp, tip is channel select and...
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    Week of May 18th Shipments

    I received an invite today and it has already shipped, FAS is very fast at processing these invites. For those still on the list, good luck and I hope your day comes soon. FYI - My waitlist confirmation came on Oct 3 around 4pm so they are getting through these quickly. Must have been a lot of...
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    Second Wave Of Shipments??

    That makes sense, email is not a guaranteed delivery service. Certainly not regarding timely delivery. Soon enough this wait will be a memory but I still seem to check many times a day anyway.
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    Second Wave Of Shipments??

    Hopefully the first day and before 4:00pm. That is when I got on the list and still no invite.
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    invite to buy fx8

    So all is right with the world. :) I expected it was. Sorry if I am being hyper-vigilant, really want this thing.
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    invite to buy fx8

    I hadn't even thought of that, yes that would be much worse. Hope there is not some issues with the waitlist...
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    invite to buy fx8

    A different time zone wouldn't account for days in difference. Also, what is the point of the wait list if sending a note months earlier gets you closer to the top?
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    invite to buy fx8

    I got my confirmation on 10/3 at 4:02pm, how can someone get their invite before us when they got on the list later than us? Is there something wrong with the list process?
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    Fractal Store Shipping

    Me too, would like to get a few shirts and a hat if possible but the shipping makes it a non starter. Too bad really.
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    Sweatshirts and Hoodies

    I would love to have some merch from Fractal but paying $50 to have it shipped to Canada makes it a non starter. Is there any possibility of other options?
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    The Spirit Carries On (EBMM Majesty/Axe-Fx II XL) - SoloaWeek

    That was amazing, I don't comment too much usually but when I see something that well done, I am happy to say so. Inspires me to practice, do you teach? :lol
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    FractalUpdate : Never miss an update ! :)

    Thanks for the quick turnaround Al. Just tried it and it works great.
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    FractalUpdate : Never miss an update ! :)

    Ack might work but if I may suggest an alternate option. Just use a standard button like OK or Close and have that clear the notification. The user knows there were updates and will be familiar with going to the tray to open the window and download them later if they have not already. Could...
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    FractalUpdate : Never miss an update ! :)

    Thanks for the answer Al, and for this program and the others you have provided. I will download them from the tool. If you are putting out a future update may be worth adding a button for acknowledging the updates.
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    FractalUpdate : Never miss an update ! :)

    This is a great program, thanks for putting in the effort to help us keep up to date... :) I have noticed an issue since the latest update. First, the program didn't update automatically for me so I installed it and ended up with two but I think I have that solved now. The issue I am having is...
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    Coming Soon

    Wait list? I have been waiting for this but haven't seen one. Is there one or am I missing something?
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    TAF "The Legends" UltraRes IR OUT NOW!

    I like the option of building the "right" IRs for my needs - however, I find it very daunting to do that with my current understanding and ear fatigue. Maybe an option is to find a way instruct people to use the current files. Information like how to make a decision on the next IR to try based...
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    Fremen's high gain "starting pack" bank - Firmware 13

    Thanks very much for your work on this. I have been struggling to get the clean sound I want and appreciate your skills. I will be happy to go through and learn from your work.
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    Axe-Fx II Firmware Version 13.02 Released

    I understand your point, thanks for the response. I am sure I can get the results I am looking for with what is in that pack. I am a bit new to cab selection and just need to train my ears a bit more which is better for me in the long run.
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    Axe-Fx II Firmware Version 13.02 Released

    With all the continued development of the AxeFX I have enjoyed over the years I have had it, I am very pleased to pay my $99 to purchase the new UR cab packs, even though I already have bought the previous cabs from OH. FAS deserves my full support for all they offer and I believe the value I am...
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    My Axe FX II DIED for second time whe Upgrade the new firmware

    This happened to me, I feel a bit unsure each upgrade now however I have the solution here to fix it if it happens again. I thought about it since then though and I am sure I had Axe Edit running and may even have closed it during the firmware update. I think it is likely this caused it and I...
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    FW 12.02 Released

    I was just about to do the same thing, got my EPROM today and everything went smooth upgrading to 12.02. I am back up and playing again and very happy to have my AxeFX back. I am convinced it was an issue with my system and I am off to get a higher quality USB cable. I am also glad that if I...
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    FW 12.02 Released

    Every product upgrade has a small risk associated with it. I am sure my issue was caused by something unexpected in the chain of events of the upgrade unique to me system. I would think if there was something wrong with the build they would have removed it by now. I have never had an issue...
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    FW 12.02 Released

    I created a ticket a while back but so far no reply, sounds like it will be the same for me. I agree about UPS and as usual will have to go to the depot to pick it up myself. But I will do what I have to as I have gigs next week. Sorry if I put the original post in the wrong place. I figured...
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    FW 12.02 Released

    OK, thanks for the responses, misery loves company. :) I have confidence they will resolve it and I will contact them and get some info.
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    FW 12.02 Released

    Help... ! I have never had an issue in the past updates and always keep up to date but I have had an issue updating this one. After transferring the update from Fractal Bot, the AF2 started the programing portion and just over half way through the screen went blank and a loud crackling came...
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    Intermittent sound loss Fw11.03

    I will go in and try to remove the things you mention and see if that clears it up. There is much to learn in these presets and I am happy to investigate. It helps to know that you have seen similar, this may mean it is something common between us. Nothing more jarring than when you are about...
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    Intermittent sound loss Fw11.03

    Something like this happened to me at a gig over the weekend, but only when I changed to a new preset. I have not had the time to investigate much yet though. No USB hooked up, just a normal AX2-MFC setup. A few times when I changed to a different preset like my lead patch (but not always the...
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    Axe-Fx II Firmware 11 released!

    This is great, couldn't come at a better time. Thanks FAS for your dedication and top of the line products. You deserve all the positive energy this forum gives you and more.
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    Funky Clean tones for Pop kinda stuff

    Thanks for this Clarky, I appreciate your efforts on this board and read with great interest all your insights into tone creation. This was very good timing as I am working on some funk tunes for a gig next week and up till now my tones are not sounding right, cutting through or sitting where...
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    All purpose patch for live playing

    A quick note to say thanks for this Tweed Twin patch. I used it live tonight and it was very helpful and much better than the one I replaced it with. I appreciate your sharing this.
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    Firmware Version 10.10 Now Available

    Thanks to Cliff and company for your tireless dedication to your products and customers. It really is impressive and very much appreciated.
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    All purpose patch for live playing

    Thanks very much for this, I really appreciate it. I have a lot of trouble mixing really effective live tones, bedroom tones seem to be quite easy for me in comparison. You and I have a similar setup, I have the Matrix GT800fx and CFR12 so I hope to hear this patch as you intended it. I have...
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    How does "map to scene" and "map to preset" work?

    I was thinking of this earlier but hadn't looked it up yet. Is it possible to change the order of the scenes in a preset? If so, then selecting which scene to start with when selecting the preset is not an issue.
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    Moving columns around in layout

    Thanks for your help Chris. I tried what you suggest and seem to have made it work. My first time doing this kind of layout management.
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    Moving columns around in layout

    I don't know if this is a bug, I am doing something wrong or my patch has an issue. I searched around the forum but if there, didn't use the right search string. I am editing a patch and want to move an empty column to the end to add a Looper. When I do this, the links between just about...
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    Fremen presets - V 10.02

    I am very happy to donate to Fremen and even more so to help him get a new guitar. His efforts and skills have helped me a lot. I use a couple of his patches to gig with every weekend and I am sure I will also get great value from the v10 version as well. It is Always interesting to see how...
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    Fedit MFC-101 editor available!

    This issue was solved with buying a Roland un-one. It worked right off and so did Fedit. Great program and thanks for your help.
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    Fedit MFC-101 editor available!

    Thanks for the quick reply, this looks like it is the issue. I tried your suggested settings and unfortunately that didn't solve it yet. The file size of all my attempts is both not the right size and different where anywhere from 10-300 bytes are missing during transfer. I am using an Uno for...
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    Fedit MFC-101 editor available!

    I just bought it and I am looking forward to using this. I wasn't really aware of all the functionality in the MFC until I started looking through this editor. Great idea and well worth the money. However, I am a midi novice and ran into an issue. I used Midi-Ox to backup the MFC (2.1.6) and...
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    How to presets after firmware releases

    Hi Chris, I would be very interested in this and look forward to your information. I find the hardest part of creating tones is to hear that something is wrong and understand what needs to be adjusted to address it. Maybe this takes years of experience or perhaps it is just a point of hearing...
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    Dear Fractal...

    Feels like Christmas eve, that excitement alone is something to be grateful for. It's all good.
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    FW 10 Preview Do-Over Video Scenes and NGD

    The tone is right on from how I remember it and the playing is too. Always impressive, thanks for sharing this, it is inspiring.
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    Studio Report

    Thanks for the updates, these are definately exciting times.
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    Thanks Cliff , Fractal and Matrix for such wonderful products!!!

    I have a matrix GT800fx and CFR12 I use live. It gives me the best sounds I have got so far and consistant every night. I believe with a bit of research/work you can get any sound from the Axe Fx and the Matrix makes it come alive. If you ever share them on AxeChange, I would like to try a few...
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    Question about MFC firmware update

    Great, thanks, better safe than sorry as I have a gig tomorrow night. Case closed.
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    Question about MFC firmware update

    May be nothing, but... I updated my MFC using midi-ox and it it appeared to be successful. Re-booted and it came up as 2.15 and looks OK. However, all the IA assignments are changed to something unusual. I can understand if this is expected behavior but a bit concerned this may be an...
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    input Level / music man jp6 bfr guitar

    I have a JP6 BFR and the input max's out around 25-27% and I notice a taint to the signal when I go past this, I just assumed that is how this works. My Strat can go up to 75% before I see red. No wonder we all get slightly different results with the Axe when the inputs of relatively similar...
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    VIDEO: Mesa Mark V (IIC+) Tone - Patch INCLUDED! - Sean Ashe (instrumental jam)

    Great tones and the playing is, as always, top notch. Very inspiring to watch and listen. Think I will go pick up my guitar...
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    If you want to learn the Axe IIs capabilities

    This is what I was looking for and I just lost 2-3 hours going through your entire bank. There are some there I will likely try to use this weekend. Thanks again for sharing.
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    If you want to learn the Axe IIs capabilities

    Thanks to Freman for these files. I have them and have explored a few of them with great success using my 800FX and CFR12. I don't mean to hijack this thread but maybe someone else may benefit from the answer to this quesiton. I know how to save a bank file in Axe-edit so I can swap banks in...
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    Axe for Lemur ready for beta testers

    I took a shot and bought Lemur because I truthfully need this kind of functionality to get my tones from the Axe. I am not an experienced amp/pedal tweaker and need easier access to the controls to play and fine tune while learning the possibilities of each option. This tool makes that easy and...
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    Tuner: do you want the magic ball removed?

    I personally like the 8-ball and many other "options" on this unit. Is there a chance this could be configured in the tuner section to either have it show up or not for those that are not interested?
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    At gig - MFC-101 issue I think?

    Thanks for the suggestions. I went into edit looking for a reset for the MFC but didn't find it and exited out. Unfortunately this didn't help. I will check on the stuck switch but I never use the Reveal so I don't think that switch would cause it. It happened a couple times in my gig and as a...
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    At gig - MFC-101 issue I think?

    Hoping someone may have seen this. My MFC-101 is acting strange and I can not change patches. I figured out it seems like it is switching to Reveal mode somehow and will not switch back. I try turning on and off the unit and nothing. All I seem to be able to do is incr the bank as that is not...
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    Need MFC help ASAP ...

    Regardless of the challenges i have dialing in tones and this current stress, I still wouldn't trade my axe for another solution. These things can be worked out. :)
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    Need MFC help ASAP ...

    I used a 9v adapter for power and the MFC comes on and works with the Ethernet cable. Looks like either the axe is not providing power through Ethernet now, or the MFC is not taking it. Hopefully it works through the gig. Thanks for listening and the suggestions. I will have to contact support...
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