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  1. 5

    USB disconnecting

    Try my suggestion above, post #131
  2. 5

    Tom Waits - Black Mariah ~ National + Axe + Ableton Live looping cover

    Shame. Thanks for trying though. 👍🏻
  3. 5

    USB disconnecting

    Try plugging your axe Fx into a different electrical socket (separate ring main to the one your using currently - use an extension cable if you have to pull power from a different part of the house) Personally I had this exact issue long ago, and nailed it to two causes. The first was the USB...
  4. 5

    Tom Waits - Black Mariah ~ National + Axe + Ableton Live looping cover

    I really like it. I have a national and would like to try the preset if it’s available anywhere?
  5. 5

    Korn - Falling Away From Me

    Proper good
  6. 5

    Smashing Pumpkins - An Ode To No One

    Excellent man. Pumpkins one of my all time favorite bands. My music habits haven’t changed much for 20 odd years… pumpkins when you need to feel up for it. Floyd when you need to feel out of it. Every other day Neil Young…. And round, and round we go… 😂 P.S it would be nice to get hold of the...
  7. 5

    Frequency dependent phase inversion - 80's delay nerdiness

    Sounds fun to play, I’d really like to sample that preset if available? 👍🏻
  8. 5

    The Smashing Pumpkins

    Defo would like to try your patches - thanks
  9. 5

    The Smashing Pumpkins

    Anyone really interested in the SD tone can start by reading this:- Butch Vig gives his 2p worth - from the horses mouth so-to-speak…. https://gearspace.com/board/q-a-with-butch-vig/398145-1993-smashing-pumpkins-siamese-dream.html
  10. 5

    Would be cool to get a model of the rockman x100

    Did Admin M@ rockman presets ever get posted/released? On a different thread maybe?
  11. 5

    Starship - Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now solo

    Love the 80’s tones there. Is the preset available anywhere?
  12. 5

    Cat Loops

    Nice - I hear Steve Rothery (Marillion) in there… would love the preset if at all possible
  13. 5

    Looking for nylon1 preset that I lost due to battery

    An old link to an old thread? https://forum.fractalaudio.com/threads/classic-guitar-nylon-strings.48169/#post-648360
  14. 5

    Marillion - "Kayleigh" Guitar Solo w/ TABS - FW15.01 Goodness :)

    Sounds really good. Is the preset available anywhere? I’d like to try it!
  15. 5

    Looper Axe-Fx III

    I'm no expert by any stretch but first I would recommend making sure the ES-8 is configured correctly. Is it brand new or secondhand? As it may have been pre-programmed to bypass? Anyway, I would take the Axe out of the equation first, and just plug the ES straight into your amp and make sure...
  16. 5

    Reset communication timeout without reboot

    This. There are now lots and LOTs of threads here about similar issues. I had the issue too, I narrowed my particular problem down to the Axe USB port - No matter which USB cable I inserted it always felt every so slightly loose (or for want of a better phrase - just not snug enough or not as...
  17. 5

    Looper Axe-Fx III

    I currently have mine set up as follows.:- Guitar 1/4 inch jack into Es-8. Es-8 into Axe III front input (again1/4 jack) Also run midi from Es-8 into Axe III. I have the axe III midi mapped to change presets and scenes (I haven’t figured out the whole pc and cc change possibilities - so I have...
  18. 5

    Wish Amp Block "Chug" Parameter

    Actually I’d like to see a whole separate tab in the amp block for this sort of thing. Chug Chewiness Chime Etc
  19. 5

    This is the most beautiful sound I've ever got

    I think “T-Side” “used for live gig”
  20. 5

    Angry Cat Blues - Axe-Fx 3 Carol Ann model + Wah

    Wowser indeed!! Do I hear a wah in there? Would love that preset if it’s possible to share??
  21. 5

    Wish More Looper block memory slots

    +1 Just having the basic controls modifiable and scene controllable would be a quantum jump forward. I can’t use the block at all with the way it is now.
  22. 5

    The best recording I've ever posted here

    Very cool, reminds me a little of Marillion. I’d like to try that sound you have if there is a preset available? :)
  23. 5

    Wish Looper requests

    +1 the very basic controls modifiable and/or scene controlled..
  24. 5

    Looper Axe-Fx III

    Thanks. I set my Axe II back up today, honestly it was like meeting an old good friend again. I'm going to incorporate it into the loop of my III (buts that's another thread) The looper was better for my needs for what I could see. It did function exactly as I remember, and yes It had record...
  25. 5

    Looper Axe-Fx III

    I honestly don’t remember assigning anything. Only ever using my expression pedal to start stop... I haven’t switched my II on for months I’ll check mine out tomorrow. I do remember it beeIng extremely easy to use with just one expression pedal set as a latch.
  26. 5

    Looper Axe-Fx III

    The record and play buttons were modifiable I have pedal 2 set up as a latch. Toe down record. Toe up stop record. When the record stops I then had auto play on... Then simply switch scenes to bypass the looper. Really simple. I can’t quite believe these modifiable parameters Have not been...
  27. 5

    Looper Axe-Fx III

    Thought Id ask the forum, Ive Owned the Axe III since it first come out and I had the Axe II for years before that. I used to use the Looper with relative ease in the Axe II, but with the III I'm having trouble figuring out how to actually trigger record and play. I don't have the FC-6 or 12...
  28. 5

    Metallica - Kirk Hammett lead tone (black album)

    Cool! I’ll be purchasing as soon as I can get in front of the Axe.. 👍🏻
  29. 5

    some blues improv on the Carol Ann model

    Nice, the reverb sounds spot on. Can you post the settings of the reverb block?
  30. 5

    AFIII Presets Edosounds - Famous Riffs preset pack

    Purchased, have been playing these non stop for 3 hours since! Really happy with them! They translate really well to my system too!
  31. 5

    Acoustic IR Recording and Preset

    Thanks for these. The IRs will come in useful. I’m interested in the duel harmony lead sound. do you have that patch to share? I deleted my factory presets and replaced them with Austin Buddy’s.
  32. 5

    AFIII Presets Edosounds - Famous Riffs preset pack

    Great. Presets available to purchase yet ? 😉
  33. 5

    #riffoftheday - GNR "Welcome to the Jungle"

    Ok, I confess.. I want them tones Edo. All of them. That was the most authentic sounding Slash preset I’ve heard on this forum in 5 years. When can I buy them from you?
  34. 5

    The Elusive "Tube-ry Feel" of Axe-Fx III

    I keep a 64 Custom Deluxe Reverb (which is awesome amp) nearby my desk on an amp stand right beside my Powercab212. There is something going on with older amps.. not all of them, but a limited few. If you have been lucky enough to happen upon one, play one or better own one.. I have an original...
  35. 5

    Problems with Axe-Fx III as USB soundcard

    FWIW, My two pence. There are other similar threads ref usb audio and dropouts. Admittedly not exactly the same issue but similar enough. I have both an Axe III & Axe IIXL. Various USB cables, and both a PC and IMac... The common denominator everytime was the Axe III, no matter which way I tried...
  36. 5

    Daw intermittently not playing through Axe 3

    There could be a few reasons. I too have had issues but seem (fingers crossed) to have solved mine. Check out other threads, search usb drop out or audio drop out. There’s a thread here: https://forum.fractalaudio.com/threads/usb-disconnecting.146587/page-5#post-1916844
  37. 5

    USB disconnecting

    I too have had this issue but running Imac with the AXe FX III.. I have posted in other similar threads. I may (fingers, legs and arms crossed) have found out my problem. You should check it too. I tried everything from new cables, back to back with AXE FX IIXL using the IMac and a Windows...
  38. 5

    New mega zip file of ambient Presets and Blocks to download

    Could I ask, what firmware these were built on?
  39. 5

    Neil Young tone Quest......

    I too find NY’s tone hard to nail. Actually the cleaner of his electric tones impossible so far... Harvest album era (Alabama, Words) I’m hundreds of hours in, it’s something I keep going back to when I think to myself I can handle the frustration!! 😆 The good news is, Moke has a preset on his...
  40. 5

    AFIII Presets First commercial U2 pack for AF3

    I’ll be purchasing these as soon as I’m in front of my Mac. I have a couple of Edo’s packs for the II, and they were spot on... I mean ridiculously spot on for me tone wise. I think €99 is right. And if someone were to build a preset pack for Guns n Roses or Zz Top that hit the spot tone wise...
  41. 5

    Sustain......how without the reverb hold?

    I had a play, and really like your effort and it was a good base for me to start from. I changed a few things, I was mainly after an overdriven tone that could hold a single note (a la solo) and then play over the top. The tricky part/issue is the the washy reverb sound which is attributed to...
  42. 5

    Sustain......how without the reverb hold?

    Thanks, Just not had chance to switch my gear on this week. I plan on putting a few hours aside tomorrow though... 👍🏻
  43. 5

    Sustain......how without the reverb hold?

    Many thanks. I’m not near the Axe until midweek. Can’t wait to give it a try. Donation made anyway.👍🏻
  44. 5

    Sustain......how without the reverb hold?

    Would like a preset with your ideas put into practice, if anyone can simplify it - you can! ive been waiting for a preset which does the game changer audio plus pedal thing for years.👍🏻 Happy to donate .
  45. 5

    USB disconnecting

    I'm on a Imac Since my first post I realised I was not on the latest USB firmware so I updated, and had the audio run through the III for around 3 hours and I thought I had cracked it..... Then it dropped out again. Only cycling the AXE III and then reiserting the USB cable restores it. I have...
  46. 5

    Intermittent USB connection

    Me Too having these issues here's a link to another thread I have also been contributing to. https://forum.fractalaudio.com/threads/usb-disconnecting.146587/ Driving me mad. I now need to run audio through my Axe FX IIXL into the III via the effects loop. No dropouts with the Axe FX II.
  47. 5

    USB disconnecting

    I had a couple of empty leads - chargers for iphones, but no phones attached at the other end... I'll try without anything...
  48. 5

    USB disconnecting

    Did anyone get a fix for this? It’s started happening to my III now. I’ve tried both a my iMac and my PC. With 3 different cables and different ports... USB audio drops out after about half an hour. Only cycling the III restores it, then it starts to drop out every few minutes..... Sound card...
  49. 5

    Worst IR in the World

    Cool, thanks for sharing though. I'm sure someone will come along and make a really cool sounding preset with it... Maybe put the gauntlet down - chances are....They will. Competition is probably underway already ;)
  50. 5

    How to copy USB 1&2 to OUT2

    Hi - Did you ever get to the bottom of this? I'm having trouble figuring this out myself.. Is it possible?
  51. 5

    Midi PC max 127- why?

    Thanks for the replies so far - although if I have understood one thing here, it’s just how little I know about midi :oops: Am I right in thinking then, that after my boss sends its 128 pc command (which is 17 presets utilizing all 8 scenes in each) that the axe III can no longer use any more...
  52. 5

    Midi PC max 127- why?

    Hi guys, just wondering why is there a maximum Midi PC of 127? I’m using a boss Es-8 to send the program changes, and use it to change through presets and scenes. When mapped out on the III, I can only get 16 presets with 8 scenes in each.. Then the axe runs out out of PC numbers. The boss Es-8...
  53. 5

    Axe-Fx III with Classic Nylon Guitar

    Nice. I’d like to try the preset out you have there. Do you have it available for purchase?
  54. 5

    BOSS ES- 8 and Fractal Axe-Fx II

    For gigging I use the Boss ES-8 to control presets and scene changes with my Axe FX II (I also own the III but currently have it in the studio and havent set the Boss up with it yet) Cant remember exactly how I set it up or what mode it's in. But in a nutshell I have Bank 1 as preset 1, and then...
  55. 5

    AFIII Presets [Moke's Custom Presets] Axe-Fx III Master Thread - Updated to Firmware 16.xx 'Cygnus'! New 'Triple-Gain' (HB) Versions

    Great work Moke! A really hard tone to cop for sure! Purchasing now....
  56. 5

    Mandolin Sim Preset?

    I seem to recall something put up on the forum a long time ago... I could be wrong though. 2 pitch blocks ring a bell?? One to give the 12 string effect and one to bring everything up an octave with a tone match somewhere after.. I think the form member "Moke" would be able to get this pretty...
  57. 5

    Coming soon...

    Billy F Gibbons....ZZ Top..
  58. 5

    Axe-Edit III 0.09.14 Public Beta

    Many thanks - especially appreciate the disable mouse wheel option :)
  59. 5

    Def Leppard Makes the Switch to the Axe-Fx III

    Wowser!!!! Some of my all time favorite tones from those mid to late 80's albums! Would love to get some secrets for their presets.......
  60. 5

    Wish Knob and button info

    Great. This is something which will for sure benefit everyone.:) I did a wish list, way back when I bought my II, and wondered if the manual could be embedded into Axe Edit and viewed when you hover or use a shortcut key. Personally I would like to see a few tips thrown in for good value too -...
  61. 5

    Implemented Option to disable mouse scroll

    Currently I'm finding it the most annoying thing when using the III full stop. I never use the front panel (never did with the II either) I mean, yes I would like to save loops, have more and different effects etc etc etc... But this should be real easy to fix/install as an option? I noticed...
  62. 5

    FREE - Fractal Mic Sim IRs from the Axe-Fx II Cab block

    Hmmmm, I don't know, but sounds like a brilliant idea!..... Even more tonal possibilities from the same cab.......
  63. 5

    FREE - Fractal Mic Sim IRs from the Axe-Fx II Cab block

    Me actually, the results are great. I often bring the signal back to my DAW and blend it. I urge you to try it. Take some samples and then do a blind fold test, to see which amp/cab/mic sounds best... The truth is... Its all subjective. And one amp might like it, the other might not. If you...
  64. 5

    FREE - Fractal Mic Sim IRs from the Axe-Fx II Cab block

    Thing is, I dont see what is really misleading about it. In the real world, I could in fact, mic my CLR up with any microphone I wish.
  65. 5

    FREE - Fractal Mic Sim IRs from the Axe-Fx II Cab block

    Moke you are a genius! I asked for these as soon as it was realized that the mic sims where not coming back for the III... And I basically got instantly bashed.... For me, this offering is up there with Fractool, as far as offerings from forum members. I do hope you are looked after behind the...
  66. 5

    80's Clean Tones - Preset/Tutorial

    Would love to try that Preset :):)
  67. 5

    MILO Presets

    Its a good point, the length and quality of the cable make a big difference. I always set my presets up with a long cable anyway, as this is what I would play through live normally. :)
  68. 5

    Replicate Electro-Harmonics Freeze

    I'm not so sure, I mean, I don't know this, but it doesn't sound like that is what is happening to my ears. There are Freeze presets out there, but all of them have the full wet reverb "washed out" or "smoothed" sound. With these pedals, the ring out or tail is far more harmonically complex...
  69. 5

    Replicate Electro-Harmonics Freeze

    Its a pedal/effect which many people on the forum have asked if the Axe can have a block which does what these do... Going back quite a few years now. It's not happened yet.... Only the hold delay - which has a kind of abrupt spike when it plays over, or the hold reverb which is just way too...
  70. 5

    Wish Axe-Fx III boot right into Tuner

    I like it, or an option for this, so you can choose if you wish...
  71. 5

    Wish Looper Record triggered by scene change

    Can we have the possibility to start record by a scene change please. (then when you change scenes the record function is automatically stopped or similar) I imagine it working in such a way that for eg I would want the record function to initiate when Scene 3 is selected, then playback when...
  72. 5

    Wish Fletcher-Munson Curve Block or Global Setting - Bedroom to Stage - Same Great Tone!

    I agree 110% For example. I have two full set ups in two different countries. thats 2x Axe FX II XL's and 2 x Axe Fx III's. I have a set up lounge in both locations, where I use exclusively headphones.... I then run the patches through to a sound room where the sound then comes from monitors at...
  73. 5

    Wish Fletcher-Munson Curve Block or Global Setting - Bedroom to Stage - Same Great Tone!

    Watching this thread with anticipation.... Idea has long been mulled here on the forum. I kind of like the idea whereby say the output block has options for various loudness/volume set up's, combined with various room types.... The selector could function a bit like the microphone option in the...
  74. 5

    Implemented Active Channel Indicator (per block)

    I see what you are saying. I was thinking something simple though, for a glance when flicking through scenes/presets: Block instance - Small number in RH corner Channel - Small letter in LH corner Modifier in use - Yellow dot Enabled / bypassed - As is (works/looks good now) Global blocks I...
  75. 5

    Implemented Active Channel Indicator (per block)

    Actually I would like to take the wish a step further too... I would also like to see an indicator showing if the block is utilizing any modifiers too "at a glance" (and without using any sort of reveal button)
  76. 5

    Implemented Active Channel Indicator (per block)

    Thanks. Is there a way to make this function "stick" as in keep the view of the blocks with the channel showing? As this is what I "wish" for.... Its much easier when "back and forthing" between scenes to see exactly what block is switching, and where.
  77. 5

    Implemented Active Channel Indicator (per block)

    I would like to be able to see what channel of every block is currently "ON" (in the current preset) A bit like with the II, you could see at a glance which blocks in your chain where using X or Y.
  78. 5

    Audio out ?

    And there it is! Many thanks :):)
  79. 5

    Audio out ?

    Can anybody help my frustrations? Im playing backing tracks & click tracks via the axe III (over USB) from Itunes... Works perfect when listening via the headphone out jack on the front panel. I cant get the audio to play via any of the other outputs on the rear. I only get my guitar signal...
  80. 5

    Headphone Recommendations

    Depends on budget of course. I went through a few models - then I tried the Sennheiser HD800s......And had to have them Nothing come close as far as I am concerned, they are that good. Honestly the same as going from the Axe II to the Axe III More definition Far more depth Far more clarity and...
  81. 5

    Axe-Edit III 0.07.26 Public Beta

    Agreed 110% And copy / paste a certain channel only. Actually, so far I find this is the part of axe edit I miss most.
  82. 5

    Blackface Amps with some TS808, Klon and Fuzzface

    I like too! Looks like your on the humbucker only there? Are your Tone & Volume wide open too?
  83. 5

    Wish Open Looper Functions to Modifier Attachment

    Yep. Me too! Need...tha.....WYWH preset...... ;)
  84. 5

    Wish Envelope - Input Source

    Sounds like a good idea +1
  85. 5

    Moving Axe-Fx II user presets to the III?

    Well done Sir! I do hope Fractal have helped you behind the scenes - You absolutely deserve it! If not - Shame on them IMHO. :)
  86. 5

    What are you using for sustain?

    Yes. I have one of my guitars fitted with the sustainiac pickup, Its a great piece of kit.. I have also recently ordered the Gamechanger Plus Sustainer - That looks very cool and has been one of my "wish list" back even for the Axe II.... No sign yet tho.. I do wonder if it would be possible to...
  87. 5

    Implemented Modifier control of individual frequencies in GEQ

    Thanks for that. I dont have access to my Axe for a few days. With the filter block, can you for example: Boost only 125hz and 8khz simultaneously whilst reducing only 1khz with the sweep of an expression pedal?
  88. 5

    Implemented Modifier control of individual frequencies in GEQ

    Or any level/volume/gain in any frequency control block (or parameter within a block). Would be nice :)
  89. 5

    Implemented Non-shared modifiers per channel

    Great news! It's a long time wish for many. Would it be possible to be able to deselect the modifier or disable it for a selected channel...? Just a thought.. :)
  90. 5

    Implemented Non-shared modifiers per channel

    I would settle for even being able to turn the modifier off or disable it per channel (or X/Y in the case of the II)
  91. 5

    Fixed Show me the differences between scenes and channels

    Yes - Really like this idea.
  92. 5

    My Axe FX III is back at the factory :(

    Its true, but doesn't make it any easier to swallow or anticipate. I'm on the wait list for 3 of these (in two different countries) I'm watching this forum for faulty products with real contemplation. Just what is the % return for faults on the III? Anybody know?
  93. 5

    Legacy Presets [Moke's Custom Presets] Axe-Fx II Master Thread - Updated to Q9.04/10.01 - New presets, Videos, & Discounts

    Will look forward to that Thin Lizzy preset! And any Zeppelin.... ;) Some of your presets which I purchased a while ago are still my ones used for showcasing what the unit can do!
  94. 5

    Closed All parameters from Axe II

    Im with you. It would be nice to have been able to load them up anyway - even if they are going to sound a bit different in the III, it would be a good starting point to go ahead and tweak your preset further. Here, here, I may have read somewhere that there is a petition going to get Fractal...
  95. 5

    Copy Blocks from preset to preset

    Wow. I would have thought this would have been up there with other priorities for sure. It's a feature I use all the time and I mean 'all the time'. For me this is a classic case for Fractal to get a III over to Algrenadine, I would have thought he could have had something like this cleared up...
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