CA-Setup-Guide.pdf - Computer Audio Setup Guide This guide is intended to be used as a quick reference tool for those embarking on their journey into

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Computer Audio Setup Guide This guide is intended to be used as a quick reference tool for those embarking on their journey into the world of Computer Audio. While there is always more to discuss and discover, we hope that this guide serves you well. Computer Audio Setup Guide January, 2013
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Getting the most out of computer audio How to set up your computer How to set up and use iTunes How to set up and use alternative music players Simple improvements and recommendations Computer Audio Setup Guide January, 2013
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Setting up iTunes for Mac with an External Device Open “System Preferences” from Apple Menu Open “Sound” panel Click on “Output” tab Choose the device you would like to play music through. In this example we are selecting the “Proton USBDAC” Computer Audio Setup Guide January, 2013
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Select “Sound Effects” In “Play sound effects through:” choose “Internal Speakers” This will route internal alerts through the internal computer speakers Setting up iTunes for Mac... Computer Audio Setup Guide January, 2013
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Launch Applications and select Utilities. Launch Midi Select Output Select the device you would like to play music through. In this example we are selecting the “Proton USBDAC” Under “Format” select native sampling rate of your files - e.g. Compact Discs are 44.1khz Setting up iTunes for Mac... Midi Settings Computer Audio Setup Guide January, 2013
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Setting up iTunes for Mac... Midi Settings Some of your files may be in a different format, such as 24 bit 96Khz (see the file sample rate example from iTunes below) In order to play these files at their intended sampling rate the midi must be manually adjusted to that native sample rate Computer Audio Setup Guide January, 2013
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Highlight/select “Built-in Output” Click on “Widget” drop down button Select “Play alerts and sound effects through this device” Setting up iTunes for Mac... Midi Settings Computer Audio Setup Guide January, 2013
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Now iTunes will play through the external device Alerts will be routed to the internal speakers Setting up iTunes for Mac...
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