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Pro Tools 8 for Mac OS X and Windows: Visual QuickStart Guide by Tom Dambly

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1. Installing and Setting Up Pro Tools

This chapter provides an overview of Pro Tools software and hardware installation, and covers the basics of connecting studio equipment to a Pro Tools system.

While the steps for installing Pro Tools software are slightly different on Mac and Windows computers, the procedures outlined here apply to both platforms, except where noted. For detailed, up-to-date installation instructions, refer to the Setup guides and Read Me files that came with your system.

Pro Tools LE hardware gives you many options for connecting the audio and MIDI devices in your studio.

System Requirements for Pro Tools

Recording, editing, and mixing with Pro Tools LE places special demands on computer processing power, memory usage, ...

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