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Digidesign Pro Tools 6.4 Software

Digidesign is now offering Pro Tools 6.4 software for Pro Tools|HD and Pro Tools LE systems running on Windows XP and Mac OS X. Pro Tools 6.4 software 5/03/2004 8:00 AM Eastern

Digidesign is now offering Pro Tools 6.4 software for Pro Tools|HDand Pro Tools LE systems running on Windows XP and Mac OS X.

Pro Tools 6.4 software provides a backbone of features to supportDigidesign’s new ICON with its D-Control tactile worksurface,AVoption|V10 and Command|8, while introducing features such asautomatic delay compensation, TrackPunch (on-the-fly trackarming/punching), TrackInput (track-by-track input switching), 23.976fps support for HD video, +12dB fader support, Foley Input Mute modeand more.

Pro Tools|HD customers can purchase the upgrade from Pro Tools 5.xor 6.x software for $150. Pro Tools 6.4 comes with all-new Pro Toolssystems and is a free upgrade for registered owners of Pro Tools LE 6.0or higher.

Other features include RecordLock (HD-only), which allows users toload audio with discontiguous (“broken”) time code;hierarchical plug-in menus organized by plug-in category (for HD andLE); track position numbers (for HD and LE), which gives each track afixed sequential number; Feet+Frames enhancement (for HD and LE), whichallows film customers to set their “zero feet+frames” pointanywhere in the session and, with multiple feet+frame rates, allows thefeet+frames timeline to remain in sync with all workflow variations.;enhanced clip indication (HD-only), in which plug-in clipping is nowdisplayed on the D-Control worksurface and on the GUI send labels foreasy diagnosis of gain structure level problems while mixing (A newClear Clip key command and a new Clip Hold preference provideadditional display enhancements); and Foley Record Mute (HD-only),which mutes the record input upon Stop and prevents unwanted loudnoises during Foley record sessions.

For more information or to download the Pro Tools 6.4 softwareupgrade, visit www.digidesign.com/support. For more new products,visit mixonline.com/products_new_products/.