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BackTrack (+ Mic): FAQ

Sep 30 2008 08:17 AM | Line6Tony in Legacy Products

The BackTrack/BackTrack+Mic was designed to capture and replay any moment of "musical inspiration" without the need for recording preparation to flash memory by sensing audio signal levels. Records up to 12 hours of audio saved as .wav files to 1GB int...

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Lowdown 400/750 HD Series F.A.Q.s and Presets

Nov 18 2008 04:26 PM | Line6Tony in Lowdown

Application Q: What are the presets on the Lowdown 400/750 HD? A: The presets are available from the manual download section. If you would like to return your unit to the original presets, please perform a factory reset (see the Lowdown trouble shooti...

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Lowdown 150/175/300pro/400pro F.A.Q.s and Presets

Oct 03 2008 10:02 AM | Line6Tony in Lowdown

Application Q: What are the presets on the Lowdown 150/175/300pro/400pro? A: The presets are available from the manual download section. If you would like to return your unit to the original presets, please perform a factory reset (see the Lowdo...

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Using MIDI to Control GearBox via FBV Controller

Sep 25 2013 01:28 PM | Line6Don in GearBox

First, connect the FBV via USB to the computer and use the FBV Control software. In the File>Open menu, select the ‘Gearbox’ preset for the FBV. This will store on the FBV automatically. Close FBV Control. Then, start Gearbox with the FBV still con...

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Lowdown 110 and LD15 F.A.Q.s

Mar 22 2007 07:21 AM | Line6Tony in Lowdown

Applications Q: What are the presets on the Lowdown Studio 110 and LD 15 amplifier? A: The Studio 110 and LD 15 have four savable channels directly on the amplifier, which are Clean (Eden model), R&B (Ampeg B15 fliptop model), Rock (Ampeg SV...

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Getting Started with GearBox: Amp/Effect Modeli...

Jan 21 2009 08:46 AM | Line6Tony in GearBox

GearBox 3.72 is the most current version of our amp/effects modelling software editor for compatible USB hardware devices. Download the bundled installation file from our Downloads page at: http://line6.com/software/ From the "Software" drop-down...

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GearBox: MIDI CC Reference Chart

Feb 14 2007 10:01 AM | Line6Tony in GearBox

Q: Can I change presets via a MIDI Continuous Control (CC) in the Gearbox program? A: No, but you can control most of the other functions in gearbox by referring to the GearBox Continous Control (CC) MIDI list attached to this document. You will need...

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GearBox: Model Pack FAQ

May 31 2007 09:04 AM | Line6Tony in GearBox

The GearBox Gold Plug-In Bundle contains the same models that are found in Line 6's flagship product, the Vetta II, plus it adds the Bass Expansion model pack. In essence, the Gold Bundle includes every model that Line 6 offers. The Silver Bundle had...

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GearBox Plug-In: ProTools FAQ

Jul 12 2007 11:36 AM | Line6Tony in GearBox

Q: How do I use the Gearbox stand-alone program to record into ProTools? A: Both the Line 6 TonePort hardware (GX/UX1/UX2/KB37) and the ProTools hardware (MBox) will need to be connected to your CPU via USB. ProTools needs the MBox designated as t...

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GearBox 3.72 Release Notes & Known Issues

Mar 16 2010 12:11 PM | Line6Tony in GearBox

This release of Gearbox Standalone adds support for Windows 7 and Mac OSX 10.6. GearBox Plug-In Support does not apply, please see the following knowledge base article for more details: Gearbox Plug-in Effect: Discontinued New features/changes/fixes...

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Why Does GearBox Not Work In My Recording Softw...

May 19 2010 07:45 AM | Line6Tony in GearBox

GearBox Plug-In license sales were halted upon the introduction of our POD Farm Version 1 Plug-In licenses back in the Fall of 2008. However, the GearBox software installer STILL contains the GearBox Plug-In file, because we still have end users who...

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GearBox Plug-In Effect: Discontinued

Jul 28 2010 02:51 PM | Line6Tony in GearBox

The GearBox Plug-In (AU, RTAS, VST) Effect license and software support has been discontinued since the release of POD Farm Plug-In Version 1.00 on October 29, 2008. Line 6 has not tested the GearBox Plug-In functionality with any newer DAW version r...

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Lowdown Series: Direct (XLR) Output and FBV F.A...

Apr 29 2008 02:12 PM | Line6Tony in Lowdown

Q: Are the XLR outputs of the LD series line level? A: Yes, the XLR outputs on all of our Lowdown amps are balanced line level outputs. The line level output not affected by the output volume of the amplifier, and will send a cabinet simulated tone to...

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LowDown Bass Presets

Apr 29 2010 07:08 AM | Line6Tony in Lowdown

Preset Artist/Recording/Product/Style 1A: Slaptastic Slap-Bass style1B: Motorcity Motown bass style1C: Rock-It Rock bass style1D: Dr. Moog based on* the Moog® Synth style2A: Why Can't based on* the recording “Why Can’t This be Love”2B: Happy Dub Dub m...

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X2 Digital Wireless Cable Replacement, Parts an...

May 08 2008 02:43 PM | Line6Tony in Line 6 X2 Digital Wireless

Parts Q: My X2 cable is lost/damaged. Where can I purchase a replacement? Line 6 store: X2 replacement Cable Q: I lost/broke an antenna on my X2 wireless receiver. How can I get a replacement? A: The X2 series uses a 900 mhz, ½ wave-BNC ant...

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X2 Series Digital Wireless Broadcast Compliance...

Apr 29 2008 04:15 PM | Line6Tony in Line 6 X2 Digital Wireless

What’s all the fuss about? Industry insiders point to 2009 as the year that analog wireless ceases to operate reliably. Digital television (DTV) broadcasts are mandated to take the airwaves and leave the old analog technology behind. How might this...

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X2 Digital Wireless: System, Operation Modes an...

Mar 24 2009 09:00 AM | Line6Tony in Line 6 X2 Digital Wireless

Q: I am making a replacement cable for my Line 6 wireless unit - How should I wire the cable? A: Here is the wiring from the 1/8" TRS jack to the 1/4" mono plug: Tip and Sleeve from the 1/8" jack go to the 1/4" Sleeve (ground), the Ring on the 1/8" T...

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X2 Digital Wireless Power Supply and Battery FAQs

Apr 29 2008 04:11 PM | Line6Tony in Line 6 X2 Digital Wireless

Q: How much battery life should I expect with my XDR95 transmitter? A: During our in-house testing of alkaline battery performance, Kirkland, Energizer and Ray-O-Vac brands showed the best results. There are various test results available online that...

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X2 Digital Wireless Operational FAQs

Jun 20 2008 07:52 AM | Line6Tony in Line 6 X2 Digital Wireless

Q: If the Line 6 digital wireless systems can accommodate an active bass guitar, will I lose any low end? A: The Line 6 digital wireless system will work great with active and passive electronics. Line 6 digital wireless systems do not compand (c...

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GearBox: Using UX2/KB37 Pedal Inputs for MIDI C...

Nov 07 2006 02:47 AM | Line6Tony in GearBox

Pedal Inputs The pedal inputs on the UX2 and KB37 are for momentary switches only (like the keyboard sustain pedal used with a synthesizer or digital piano). They're used to step up and down through presets or to control start/stop and other MIDI Machi...

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GearBox Plug-In: FAQ

Nov 07 2006 02:47 AM | Line6Tony in GearBox

The GearBox Plug-In License was only available as an Optional/Add-On purchase prior to 2009. After POD Farm Plug-In was launched, we stopped selling the GearBox Plug-In License altogether and it has since been discontinued and is no longer supported....

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Flextone III FAQs

Nov 07 2006 02:47 AM | Line6Tony in Flextone I / II / III / Duoverb / HD147

Note : The Flextone III was released in 2003 and discontinued in 2010. The Flextone III is now considered a Legacy Product. Q: Where can I find the original feature information on the Flextone III? A: Flextone III Product Info Applic...

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Flextone II FAQs

Nov 07 2006 02:47 AM | Line6Tony in Flextone I / II / III / Duoverb / HD147

Note : The Flextone II was released in 2000 and replaced by the Flextone III in 2003. The Flextone II is now a Legacy Product. Application Q: What are the presets on my Flextone II amplifier? A: The Flextone II are available from the...

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Flextone (I) FAQs

Nov 07 2006 02:47 AM | Line6Tony in Flextone I / II / III / Duoverb / HD147

Note : The Flextone (I) was released in 1997 and replaced by the Flextone II in 2000 and is now a Legacy Product. Application Q: What are the presets on my Flextone (I) amplifier? A: The Flextone ( I) preset chart in the manuals sect...

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Flextone: General (I, II, III) F.A.Q.

Nov 07 2006 02:47 AM | Line6Tony in Flextone I / II / III / Duoverb / HD147

Q: How do I turn on/off the Flextone's Noise Gate? A: On the original Flextone, just hold down the Tap Tempo button and rotate the Effects Select knob to Bypass to turn it off, or anything other than Bypass to turn it on. In firmware versions earlie...

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HD147 FAQ

Nov 07 2006 02:47 AM | Line6Tony in Flextone I / II / III / Duoverb / HD147

Application Q: What are the presets on my HD147 amplifier? A: The HD147 user presets are available from the manual download section . Q: What editing software works with the HD147? A: Line 6 Edit, which is a free download at www.line...

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Flextone III/HD147 Tone Transfers

Nov 07 2006 02:47 AM | Line6Tony in Flextone I / II / III / Duoverb / HD147

Flextone III and HD 147 MIDI Sysex (Memory Dumps)There are 3 special hidden functions on the Flextone III that will transmit a Sysex message that can be recorded by a MIDI application, or sent to another Flextone III amplifier.1. Presets & Amp Setu...

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Duoverb F.A.Q.s

Nov 07 2006 02:47 AM | Line6Tony in Flextone I / II / III / Duoverb / HD147

Note : The Duoverb was released in 2002 and is now discontinued. Legacy product Q: What is the Duoverb amplifier based on? A: The Duoverb is based on the Vetta technology, designed for the guitarist that wants multiple amp tones at onc...

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Axsys/AX2 F.A.Q.s

Nov 07 2006 02:47 AM | Line6Tony in AX2 / AxSys

Note : The AX2 and Axsys amplifiers are discontinued and now listed as a Legacy Product. Application Q: Where can I get the presets for the AxSys amplifier? A: The Axsys presets are available in .JPG format and can be downloaded from t...

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Spider III factory reset, Presets, and F.A.Q.

Nov 07 2006 02:47 AM | Line6Tony in Spider I / II / III

Note : The Spider III was released in 2006 and discontinued in 2010. The Spider III is now listed as a Legacy Product. Q: What are the presets on my Spider III amplifier? A: The user presets and artist/song presets for the Spider III are li...

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Using the Tuner on a Spider I, II, III Series A...

Nov 07 2006 02:47 AM | Line6Tony in Spider I / II / III

Q: How do I use the tuner feature on my Spider III 75, 120, or 150 amplifier? http://line6.com/support/servlet/JiveServlet/downloadImage/1106/Spider+III+tuner.JPG Q: I cannot find the tuner feature on my Spider 15w, 30w, or HD75? A:...

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Bass PODxt FAQ

Nov 07 2006 02:47 AM | Line6Tony in Bass POD / Bass PODxt

Q: How do I perform a factory reset on my Bass PODxt? A: The factory reset procedure for a Bass PODxt is: press SAVE once, use the select key to scroll clockwise to “factory recall” page, then press SAVE twice. Q: How can I get a carrying c...

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Bass POD FAQ

Jan 22 2009 01:06 PM | Line6Tony in Bass POD / Bass PODxt

Q: How do I reset the Bass POD to its factory settings? A: Press and hold the up and down arrow buttons as you power the unit on for 5-7 seconds or until it goes to the preset 1-A. Q: How do I check the version of software on my Bass POD?...

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POD Pro FAQs

Jul 28 2008 02:41 PM | Line6Tony in POD Pro

Q: Is it possible to "crossgrade" my POD Pro to a Bass POD Pro? A: Unfortunately, there is no upgrade path between the Pod and Bass Pod. Q: What steps are taken to connect a mixer when re-amping through POD Pro? A: From your mixer connect the...

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Line 6 Floorboard and FB4 F.A.Q.

Nov 07 2006 02:47 AM | Line6Tony in Floorboard / FB4 / FBV4

Q: What Line 6 controller works with Line 6 Floorboard and/or the FB4? A: The Line 6 products that are compatable with the Line 6 Floorboard/FB4 are: * Axsys/AX2* Flextone (I), II combos and heads* POD (I) and II (marked as "pedal", not "FBV), PO...

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Legacy Forum FAQ

May 19 2010 08:24 AM | Line6Tony in Legacy Products

Q: Why did Line 6 create these Legacy forums? A : Line 6 will no longer be offering technical support for any products that are no longer manufactured and distributed. Because of this, we wanted to create a community where Legacy users can answer each...

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Echo Pro FAQ

Nov 07 2006 02:47 AM | Line6Tony in Studio Modelers / AM4

Q: I can only hear the delay. I cannot hear the original, dry notes. I've reset the factory presets, and nothing seems to work. A: It sounds like you're in Mix Mode "Loop". To solve that please do the following:1. Press MIDI/Sys2. Turn the Program knob...

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Studio Modelers FAQ

Nov 07 2006 02:47 AM | Line6Tony in Studio Modelers / AM4

Q: Are the effects mono or stereo? A: The dry audio path and several effects are stereo, but many effects are mono - just like the original effects they were modeled after. Q: In which order should I connect multiple Studio Modelers? A: This is a...

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My POD Pro/Bass POD Pro display is flashing 'd'.

Nov 07 2006 02:47 AM | Line6Tony in POD Pro

This is happening because your Pod Pro is looking for external word clock. You may have inadvertently knocked the sync switch to 'External'. Change the digital sync switch on the upper right of the front panel to 44.1 or 48 k and it will stop doing that.

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