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If you see the message "This version of Scarlett MixControl is out of date with respect to the connected device." when opening Scarlett MixControl on your Windows Computer, you'll need to install...
If you are having trouble with installing Plug Ins on a Mac please see this video . To get your Scarlett Plug Ins (or any other Focusrite or Novation Plug Ins) installed properly on your Windows...
Many new users become confused when they start recording and find that their Vocal or other signal from one microphone is placed only on the left in their headphones or speakers. The common question...
Some users have reported experiencing audio glitches and drop outs with the Scarlett range of interfaces since updating to OS X 10.9 Mavericks. If you are experiencing these problems with your...
We have seen that Scarlett Mix Control can crash when using OS X 10.9 Mavericks. Our software team are currently working to investigate and fix the issue. We have found a workaround to the problem...
Scarlett MixControl is the control software that is used to control the output routing and settings for the Scarlett interface range. This tutorial will explain the features and settings of Scarlett...
Line inputs on Focusrite interfaces, both standard and combi, go through a small section of the preamp circuit. Due to the transparent nature of our preamps, however, this does not colour the signal...
The Saffire and Scarlett microphone preamps provide between +10dB and +55dB of gain to the input signal before the converters. The gain required to obtain an acceptable signal level will depend on...
This is because the interface's direct monitoring is enabled. This is the signal that goes direct from the interface's mic, line or inst input to the output without going through the computer so that...
Many of our Setup Guides show you the preference menu of your DAW Software with a drop down menu that features the interface's name, Scarlett, Saffire, Forte, etc. On Mac the DAW will read the name...
Many of our interfaces come with an added feature called Standalone Mode. This enables the user to set these units up to work as an ADAT connected unit, similar to one of our Octopre MkIIs or any...
This article addresses concerns raised by some about 16 bit and 24 bit in Windows systems. When using the WDM driver, only 16 bit modes are seen as an option in the Advanced section of the interface'...
If the locked (LKD on smaller interfaces) light on the front of your interface is off and it won't pass audio then the "Sync source" in Saffire/Scarlett MixControl is likely incorrectly set to a...
In the routing section of Saffire and Scarlett Mix control the term "Daw" in the drop down menu's refers to the outputs of the recording software that you are using. Normally by default a piece of...
The Scarlett 6i6, 8i6, 18i6, and 18i8 use Focusrite PSU-05 (12V DC, 1250mA, center pin positive). If you need a replacement, please contact your local distributor (as found here ) about ordering.
We have uncovered an issue where the "Dynamic plug-in processing" feature will prevent a Scarlett interface from being able to record or playback audio in Pro Tools 11 running on Windows systems. To...
No, the 18i6 doesn't have the loopback function due to a limitation of DSP. However there is a workaround for this, using the SPDIF in/out. If you loop a cable from the SPDIF output to the SPDIF...
For any problem you may be experiencing, please ensure that you have the latest software for the 8i6 from here . If this doesn't help, see the steps below: My Scarlett isn't powering up The Scarlett...