TWO THUNDERBOLT CABLES HAVE TO BE PLUGGED IN!!!! TO THE IMAC
Check that the WHITE Thunderbolt cable is plugged into the IMac
|Make sure the other end of the WHITE - Thunderbolt cable is plugged into the Blackmagic Design Intensity Pro as shown here.|
|NEXT Check that the otherThunderbolt cable is plugged into the IMac|
The other end of the black Thunderbolt cable needs to be plugged into the AVID Native Thunderbolt box
|Make sure the AVID OMNI is turned on|
Open ProTools>Create Session or open existing session
|Go to Setup>Playback Engine|
|Choose HD Native Thunderbolt|
|Go to Setup>Hardware|
Go to the Monitor Tab
Change the Format drop down to Stereo>click OK
Main Tab - change to Monitor 1-2 out to make the stereo output active>Click OK
Next go to Setup > I/O
Go to the Output Tab
The Stereo Monitor is the monitor we will be monitoring audio.
Click on the Bus tab and make sure that the Bus Output matches the same Output in the "Output" tab in the previous screen grab
On every track
Set all channels to Stereo Monitor (Stereo) or Stereo Monitor L and or R depending on your needs.
Use this knob for volume on the HD OMNI it is under the desk in CMB 1.113
or on the desks in the rest of the rooms.
Press it a couple of times to show CR for control room vomue.
MAKE SURE THE MUTE BUTTON IS NOT PRESSED
If you have video you would like to use in your protools session turn on the TV
MAKE SURE THAT THE SOURCE IS SET TO COMPONENT -
PRESS THE SOURCE BUTTON UNDERNEATH THE "9" KEY TO SET
INPUTS ON THE MONITOR
Next Import the video into the project
Navigate to the video file that you want to view in the ProTools session
Choose to import at Session Start
Choose to enable the Video Engine
If you would like to use the audio off the video file choose to save it to the default Audio Drive folder
Some suites have the Mackie Big Knob
ProTools and AVID Inputs are labeled and use Monitor Select B
make sure Mute is not pressed
Some of the Suites on the 1st floor have a Mixer. The mixer settings are shown here.
Channel 1 and 2 are AVID playback are ProTools playback
Also turn up the Master audio on the Board labeled Volume
You don't have to set anything to see video out it will send it out automatically if you have the Black Magic Design Intensity Pro Connected properly