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#447061 - 12/24/17 12:14 PM [Band-in-a-Box for Macintosh] Loading Loops
Islansoul Offline

Registered: 05/15/15
Posts: 716
Loc: St. Petersburg , FL
I can't get the loops in Band in a Box to load. What do I do to get them to load?
Computer: Mid 2014 Macbook Pro,
DAWs: Pro Tools, Logic, and Maschine
plays drums, percussion, bass, steel pan, keyboard,
music producer/engineer

#449996 - 01/08/18 06:12 PM [Band-in-a-Box for Macintosh] Re: Loading Loops [Re: Islansoul]
w Offline

Registered: 09/22/03
Posts: 762
Loc: somewhere in outer space
perhaps i am too late to answer your question and if so just ignore the following:

here are three screen shoots that may be of help to guide you by selecting an instrument track first then selecting a loop to apply to that track from the " loops " drop down menu. I used the piano track for this explanation.

There is also more info/details in the built in manual ( go to the drop down Help in the Band in a Box menu bar ).

Hope that i have not made it more complicated then it really is

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#450180 - 01/09/18 03:14 PM [Band-in-a-Box for Macintosh] Re: Loading Loops [Re: Islansoul]
jazzsax Offline

Registered: 08/11/05
Posts: 354
Loc: San Jose,CA
I am not attempting to hijack this conversation, but I was looking for a sleigh bell loop in BIAB before Christmas and could never find. Anyone find one?

#450196 - 01/09/18 05:13 PM [Band-in-a-Box for Macintosh] Re: Loading Loops [Re: Islansoul]
JayO Offline

Registered: 04/28/09
Posts: 560
I don't know if you tried this place, but I've always been amazed at the amount of free sounds they have.

A normal wav file can be made into a loop (although sometimes it takes a bit of editing to get the beginning and end points right), and used in BIAB.

Hopefully this helps (sorry it is too late for Christmas though). frown

EDIT : I see somebody already edited one for looping on that page I posted.

- Jay

Edited by JayO (01/09/18 05:15 PM)
Edit Reason: afterthought
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