Category Archives: VST

Learn about VSTs. Samples, installation tips and how to squeeze just the best out of them

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    Nexus2 – eLicenser lost

    Posted on October 10, 2016 by TimBo in VST.

    Let me tell you the story… – Yes, I  am a friend of paying for  software and surely  any company can  do whatever they deem necessary to protect their work. – I have been using Nexus for many years now and also invested into some expansions which though they sound “generic” make  music creation a […]

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  • Running 32bit VST/au on 64bit hosts (DAW)

    Posted on August 20, 2014 by TimBo in VST.

    Since all main software companies are moving towards 64bit it has been quite a pain for us users to get our beloved “old” VST and Audio Units up and running on a 64bit DAW application. It will simply not work whatever you try to do, the DAW ignores your 32bit VST completely. Why is this […]

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  • Nexus2 – create your own sounds

    Posted on May 13, 2014 by TimBo in VST.

    Nexus2 is not a software synthesizer as such but a so called rompler; hence, the tweaking and manipulation of sounds is possible but the creation of completely new sounds from scratch is not possible at all. Tools like Zebra, Alchemy, Sylenth1, etc offer the generation of sounds right of the box but with Nexus2 its not […]

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  • Nexus2 – add search and find favourites

    Posted on March 9, 2014 by TimBo in VST.

    Nexus2 allows you to mark your favourite sound and you may wonder why you can not locate those sounds later on but still browse through the whole sound library. You can mark you sound like this: So simply click on the star rating you would like your sound to have. To find your favourite sound […]

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  • Vanguard (reFX) running on 64bit DAW (MAC OS X)

    Posted on March 6, 2014 by TimBo in VST.

    Vanguard from reFX is a VSTi for your DAW that reminds many people to the favourite VSTi Sylenth1 from Lennard Digital. The downside of Vanguard is that it is a 32bit only application. So, if your DAW is 64bit only, the VST instrument will not load. There are a couple of solutions out there and […]

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  • Nexus2 the VST to have?

    Posted on March 6, 2014 by TimBo in VST.

    Nexus2 is as many people say not an instrument per se but a so called Romper. People say it’s limited in it’s way you can modify sounds and limit’s your choice to the expansion packs you have to download at kinda high cost from their website. – The basic package sets you back some 300 […]

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