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#151396 - 02/22/12 08:22 PM [Band-in-a-Box for Macintosh] Audio Chord Wizard is missing labels on buttons
dsw67 Offline
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When I launch the Audio Chord Wizard, the buttons do not have any labels on them. The only way I know which button is which is by looking at the manual.

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#151397 - 02/23/12 06:55 PM [Band-in-a-Box for Macintosh] Re: Audio Chord Wizard is missing labels on buttons [Re: dsw67]
Rob - PG Music Offline
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Registered: 11/25/09
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Hello,

Not having the following file present in the following location will do it.

Applications/Band-in-a-Box/AudioChordWizard/ptw2_utf8.rc

Please check for the existence of this file.

Thanks,
Rob.

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#151398 - 02/24/12 11:07 AM [Band-in-a-Box for Macintosh] Re: Audio Chord Wizard is missing labels on buttons [Re: Rob - PG Music]
dsw67 Offline
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Thanks Rob,

I'm not home right now, but I'll check when I am.

In the event that I'm missing this file, how to I retrieve it? Do I need to do a complete reinstall?
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#151399 - 02/24/12 11:51 AM [Band-in-a-Box for Macintosh] Re: Audio Chord Wizard is missing labels on buttons [Re: dsw67]
Rob - PG Music Offline
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Registered: 11/25/09
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Hello,

If you are missing the file I will be able to send a copy to you from my Mac. In the event that it is indeed missing you can contact me at support@pmgusic.com and I'll send you a copy of it.

Alternatively it may just be that the file is there but the files in that AudioChordWizard folder are set to read-only or no access and as you probably know in the sharing and security section of the (get info window) for this folder it can be adjusted.

Thanks,
Rob.

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#151400 - 02/24/12 08:15 PM [Band-in-a-Box for Macintosh] Re: Audio Chord Wizard is missing labels on buttons [Re: Rob - PG Music]
dsw67 Offline
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Registered: 01/18/11
Posts: 50
Loc: Boston, MA
Hi Rob,

Thanks. Turns out the ptw2_utf8.rc file was on the external BIAB hard drive, but for some reason I had not copied it over to my computer's hard drive, which is where I usually run the application from. This fixed my problem.

Just want to say the Audio Chord Wizard is a great application. I've used it on a few jazz fusion tunes with weird chord changes with great results.

Thanks,
Dana
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