Appendix A. A Shot at Troubleshooting

If this were the philosopher Gottfried Leibniz’s best of all possible worlds, I would have nothing to put into this appendix. However, experience has shown me that the philosopher Murphy trumps Leibniz: things will go wrong in any given situation, if you give them a chance. This appendix describes some common syncing problems and my advice for conquering them.

Scrutinize Common Troublemakers

Syncing involves a variety of different programs and devices all working together. Any one of the actors in this syncing drama can, metaphorically, forget or flub a line or miss an entrance: when that happens, syncs won’t work right. Here I describe the general causes of miscues that make syncs go wrong, and offer some tips ...

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