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#464222 - 03/26/18 01:42 PM [Band-in-a-Box for Windows] Band-in-a-Box® Delivery, Explained.
Callie - PG Music Offline
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Registered: 09/27/06
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Loc: Victoria, BC
When you order Band-in-a-Box® directly from us, there is more than one way to receive your order!

For any Band-in-a-Box® Pro, MegaPAK, or PlusPAK purchase:
  • Download-only: $0
  • Installation DVDs shipped: Canada & USA: $5 mail | $15 courier express or International: $10 mail | $20 courier express
  • Flash Drive: $10 + shipping fee (Canada & USA: $5 mail | $15 courier express or International: $10 mail | $20 courier express)

For any Band-in-a-Box® UltraPAK purchase:
  • Download-only: $0
  • Pre-installed portable hard drive shipped: Canada & USA: $15 courier express or International: $25 courier express

The Band-in-a-Box® Audiophile Edition is HUGE, and only fits on a portable hard drive. When ordered, this courier express option is chosen automatically. When you order your Band-in-a-Box® Audiophile edition, you'll still receive the download links for Band-in-a-Box®, and any Add-ons that are NOT the RealTracks that shipped uncompressed on the hard drive.
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#464529 - 03/28/18 10:25 AM [Band-in-a-Box for Windows] Re: Band-in-a-Box® Delivery, Explained. [Re: Callie - PG Music]
Bob Calver Offline
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In case anyone is reticent about the size of the download you get some base files then the bulk can be downloaded by BIAB's download manager. It all worked like magic although I've just upgraded to fibre broadband so next time it'll be faster.

I live in the UK and download avoids customs etc. I'll nver buy dvds again.

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#464534 - 03/28/18 10:43 AM [Band-in-a-Box for Windows] Re: Band-in-a-Box® Delivery, Explained. [Re: Bob Calver]
Callie - PG Music Offline
PG Music Staff

Registered: 09/27/06
Posts: 1437
Loc: Victoria, BC
Excellent point Bob! The Download Manager in our Windows version is one of my favorite features!
http://www.pgmusic.com/tutorial_downloadmanager.htm
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Band-in-a-Box® 2018 for Mac review on www.guitaren.dk!

www.guitaren.dk has recently reviewed Band-in-a-Box® 2018 for Mac, which can be read here.

Summary:

"Our conclusion is that this is a very serious and well done piece of software.The program is fast and flawless and you'll very quick get impressive results just typing the name of the chords. The new functions are exiting and worthy to be includes in this anniversary upgrade.
We were very impressed by the MIDI SuperTracks, which is simply brilliant. It’s a function in Band-in-a-Box that's here to stay.
It's amazing that the programs feel is so fresh and innovative after 30 years. This version is better than ever and should be a in every home studio or pro studio... Congratulations with the anniversary! We love you as the ex-wife we did not know we were missing.
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Band-in-a-Box®: Part of The Ultimate Desktop Guitar Practice Rig!

Check out the latest Sweetwater article from Mitch Gallagher: "The Ultimate Desktop Guitar Practice Rig" - he's included Band-in-a-Box!

"The king of backing track creation, in my opinion, is Band-in-a-Box (BIAB). It can do everything from country to jazz to metal, with a huge array of instruments and options. There is a great selection of songs and BIAB tracks available for free on the web, so you don’t even have to make your own."
-Mitch Gallagher
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#TBT - The First Audiophile Edition

A blast from the past... the introduction of the Audiophile Edition with Band-in-a-Box 2008.5!

The first Audiophile purchase included the WAV files for all the RealTracks & RealDrums that were available at that time: RealTracks Sets 1-9 and RealDrums Sets 1-20. It shipped pre-installed on a 250GB USB hard drive - take a look...

Wondering what else was introduced with Band-in-a-Box 2008.5? Click here to see the "Band-in-a-Box 2008.5 New Features List."

RealBand 2018 Interactive Online Upgrade Manual Available!

The newest addition to our Online Manuals support page is the RealBand 2018 New Features Guide!

Just like the other Online Manuals now available on our Support page, this Upgrade Manual can be easily navigated by chapter, or using the main Table of Contents window!

New Interactive Online Band-in-a-Box® 2018 Manual for Mac!

We've added an Online Manuals option to our Support page, where you can access an interactive online Band-in-a-Box® 2018 for Mac User's Guide!

The Online Manual can be easily navigated by chapter, or using the main Table of Contents window! Also available on our Online Manuals page is the PDF files for Band-in-a-Box® 2017-2018 Full manuals & Upgrade manuals.

User Feedback - Run as Administrator

Our Forum is a great resource for all your Band-in-a-Box questions (and a GREAT place to connect with other program users!)

Among the many forums available, we have a User-to-User Tips & Tricks forum - perfect for sharing your own technical tips and tricks for any PG Music product!

Like the recent post by jford: You Should Run BIAB and RealBand As Administrator!

Xtra Styles PAK 5 Song Contest - Over 25 Entries!

We recently launched an Xtra Styles PAK 5 Song Contest with 4 prizes of $150!

So far, there are more than 25 entries! Have a listen to these entries and submit your own song here.

Contest Rules:
-You must own Band-in-a-Box® 2018 along with one or more of the Xtra Styles PAK 5 packages (Country, Jazz, Rock-Pop, MIDI)
-The song you submit must be your own original composition. This could be simply typing in chords to your song and pressing play, but you may also add additional instruments, solo, and/or melody.
-Public domain songs will be accepted.
-Multiple entries are permitted.
-Submit your song to the "Xtra Styles 5 Contest" forum, before the deadline. (This contest runs until September 30th)

For complete information on this contest, click here.

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