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Windows XP - Assigning Sound Card

May 13 2009 02:23 PM | Line6Tony in Computer Audio Set Up and Troubleshooting

Once you have installed Line 6 Monkey and the applicable drivers for your Line 6 device, you will be able to assign your USB capable device as the sound card for your computer. See the following instructions for assigning your Line 6 device as a sound...

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Windows Vista - Assigning Sound Card

May 13 2009 02:40 PM | Line6Tony in Computer Audio Set Up and Troubleshooting

Once you have installed Line 6 Monkey and the applicable drivers for your Line 6 device, you will be able to assign your USB capable device as the sound card for your computer. See the following instructions for assigning your Line 6 device as a sound...

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POD Studio / TonePort : Phantom Power Explained

Feb 26 2007 10:27 AM | Line6Tony in POD Farm / POD Studio / TonePort

Phantom power is DC (or direct current) used to power certain microphones, the UX2 and KB37 offer 48-Volt signal to a condenser microphone by connecting it to the XLR input on the unit. The UX1 does not have phantom power, if you have a microphone tha...

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Vetta Software and Upgrade F.A.Q.s

Nov 07 2006 02:47 AM | Line6Tony in Vetta

Vetta Software Changes Q. How is the Vetta 2.x software different from the original Vetta? A. Vetta II has three main component differences from the original Vetta: 1- New software provides more amp models, effects, and features 2- Vetta Digital I...

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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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Spider Valve Presets, Specs, and FAQ

Aug 29 2007 01:39 PM | Line6Tony in Spider Valve

Application Q: What are the presets on my Spider Valve amplifier? A: The user presets and artist/song presets for the Spider Valve are listed as attachments at the bottom of this document (please be aware that they are identical to the Spider III w...

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GuitarPort Online Complete Troubleshooting Guid...

Mar 27 2009 08:00 AM | Line6Tony in Computer Audio Set Up and Troubleshooting

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT: We're sad to say that GuitarPort Online is no longer accepting new subscriptions, and will be closing its doors on July 31st, 2012. Why is GuitarPort going away? Since the release of GuitarPort Online, many other companies...

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Tablet PC

Jun 17 2009 03:34 PM | Line6Tony in Computer Audio Set Up and Troubleshooting

Currently, Line 6 does not test any of our products on Tablet or Netbook style PC's. While it may be possible to get the hardware and software to work together or separately, we cannot guarantee that your Line 6 USB device can be used as intended on th...

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64-Bit Operating System Support

Dec 21 2007 10:48 AM | Line6Tony in Computer Audio Set Up and Troubleshooting

Q: Does Line 6 offer a 64-bit driver for stand-alone applications? A: Line 6 offers a 64-bit compatible driver for Windows XP, Vista and 7 platforms as well as compatible drivers for 64 bit Kernel installs of Mac OSX. You can download the latest com...

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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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Video Tutorial: How To Record on Your Computer...

Jun 20 2011 01:16 PM | Line6Tony in POD HD Family



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Software/Hardware Compatibility Chart

Apr 14 2009 09:37 AM | Line6Tony in Computer Audio Set Up and Troubleshooting

Attached is a downloadable .pdf file of our software/hardware compatibility between Line 6 devices: Line 6 Software Descriptions Gearbox : is an interface and editing software for GuitarPort, TonePort, POD Studio, PODxt and POD X3 series devices. Ge...

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Expression Pedal & Stompbox Modeler Pedal FAQ

Nov 07 2006 02:47 AM | Line6Tony in Stompbox Modelers / ToneCore

Q: How do I use an EX-1 Expression Pedal with a Stomp Box Modeling Pedal? A: Power off your stomp box modeler by unplugging the left/mono input. Next, plug in your expression pedal and set the expression pedal to the full heel down position. Plug the...

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ToneCore Pedals FAQ

Nov 07 2006 02:47 AM | Line6Tony in Stompbox Modelers / ToneCore

Q: What are ToneCore pedals? A: ToneCore pedals are the new line of modeling stompboxes from Line 6. Each of the pedals in the Tone Core line include superior Line 6 tone and features, rugged die-cast construction, dual-action switching (tap tempo), a...

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FBV/Shortboard/Express/FBV2 (Mk I and II) Contr...

Jun 12 2007 09:14 AM | Line6Tony in FBV MkI / MkII Controllers

Q: Where can I find the manual for my Line 6 controller? A: Instructions on how to use your FBV controller can be found in the back of your specific amplifier's user manual. See the link below.user manual .Q: Which Line 6 controller works with which...

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FBV Mk II (Express and Shortboard) software update

Nov 06 2009 04:33 PM | Line6Tony in FBV MkI / MkII Controllers

This document explains how to update your FBV Mk II (Express or Shortboard) controller using Line 6 Monkey. You will need to connect your FBV Mk II controller using a USB cable to your computer, then run the Line 6 Monkey application. If your softwar...

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Line 6 Tone File Compatibility Chart

Aug 14 2013 07:09 AM | Line6Hugo in Computer Audio Set Up and Troubleshooting

TONE COMPATIBILITY CHART Below is a .pdf file that contains tone file type compatibility between Line 6 hardware and software. Misc. Notes: - POD Farm 1 tones work with Gearbox when connected to X3 but not PF2 tones - Tones created in POD Farm Plug-In...

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M13 Stompbox Modeler FAQ

Mar 26 2008 03:28 PM | Line6Tony in M5 / M9 / M13

Total Looper Recording Time: 30 seconds (60 seconds with half-speed enabled)Ins and Outs: Stereo Input through two 1/4" mono inputs (L and R), stereo effects loop (Send and Return each has stereo L and R 1/4" jacks), and stereo output through two 1/4"...

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M13 Firmware Update Instructions

Apr 07 2009 10:26 AM | Line6Tony in M5 / M9 / M13

M13 FIRMWARE UPDATE INSTRUCTIONS NEEDED: A MIDI interface that connects to your computer via USB (download the current Driver for it if you don't have it installed) 2 MIDI cables (or a MIDI interface such as the M-Audio Uno that comes with attache...

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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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M9 Stompbox Modeler FAQ

Nov 03 2009 04:53 PM | Line6Tony in M5 / M9 / M13

Total Looper Recording Time: 30 seconds (60 seconds with half-speed enabled) Ins and Outs: Stereo Input through two 1/4" mono inputs (L and R) and stereo output through two 1/4" mono outputs (L and R). All inputs and outputs are unbalanced instrument...

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JM4 FAQ

Aug 26 2008 10:46 AM | Line6Tony in JM4 Looper

JM-4 Features: Backing Tracks: 71 Song Loops and 81 Drum Loops (arranged by Tempo) for a total of 152 pre-recorded backing tracks.Recording Time: of up to 33 minutes.36 User-Programmable Preset Locations: (Banks 01-09, A-D). The Artist/Song Presets loc...

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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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M5/M9 Firmware Update Instructions

Oct 26 2009 10:34 AM | Line6Tony in M5 / M9 / M13

M9/M5 FIRMWARE UPDATE INSTRUCTIONS NEEDED: A MIDI interface that connects to your computer via USB (download the current Driver for it if you don't have it installed) 2 MIDI cables (or a MIDI interface such as the M-Audio Uno that comes with attac...

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JM4 2.09 Update Instructions

Mar 23 2009 08:39 AM | Line6Tony in JM4 Looper

Firmware v2.09 Release Notes: * Eliminated slight delay when entering Record mode.* Fixed problem with extended-ascii characters in file names.* Fixed Undo issue for recordings loaded directly from SD-Card, where the last two overdubs would be erased i...

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POD X3 series Specifications and general FAQs

May 11 2008 12:25 PM | Line6Tony in POD X3 Family

http://line6.com/images/support/manuals/pdfIcon.gif POD X3 Live Pilots Manual Q: What is the manufacturer warranty of my new POD X3 Live? The manufacturer's warranty for the X3 Bean/Live is one year from the date of purchase. You will need to have a...

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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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POD X3 Series: Models List

Jan 25 2008 04:12 PM | Line6Tony in POD X3 Family

GUITAR AMPS 1. Line 6 Agro 2. Line 6 Bayou 3. Line 6 Big Bottom 4. Line 6 Boutique #1 5. Line 6 Chemical X 6. Line 6 Chunk Chunk 7. Line 6 Class A 8. Line 6 Clean 9. Line 6 Crunch 10. Line 6 Fuzz 11. Line 6 Insane 12. Line 6 JTS-45 13. L...

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POD X3 Series: Presets List

Jan 25 2008 08:26 PM | Line6Tony in POD X3 Family

USER: 1A Plex Lead1B Class A30 TB1C Clean Chorus1D Treadplate2A Down the Hall2B Vibe2C SunnyRainDay2D Smooth Criminal3A K-ROCK3B Ogre3C Burning Fish3D Shred4A Wishbook Jazz4B Phaz Pong4C Roomtone4D Bohemian5A Misfit Toys5B Reverse5C Plexi Phase5D PurP...

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RiffWorks Standard Installation FAQ

Oct 14 2009 03:15 PM | Line6Tony in Riffworks Line 6 / Standard Edition

This document covers the registration and installation of Riffworks Standard 2.5. 1) Once you have purchased the RiffWorks standard licence, locate your license under "software license keys" at the following link: http://line6.com/account/purchasehis...

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Spider Jam 2.09 Update Instructions

Oct 22 2008 11:46 AM | Line6Tony in Spider Jam

Firmware v2.09 Release Notes: Eliminated slight delay when entering Record mode.Fixed problem with extended-ascii characters in file names.Fixed Undo issue for recordings loaded directly from SD-Card, where the last two overdubs would be erased inst...

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Tube F.A.Q.

May 12 2008 12:43 PM | Line6Tony in Spider Valve

Q: What is the difference in power rating between tube and solid-state power amplifiers? A: Tube power outputs can peak 200 to 400% above solid-state, so a 50watt tube power amp can output a volume equivalent to a 100-200w solid-state amplifier output....

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POD X3/X3Live: No sound out of microphone

Oct 16 2007 10:00 AM | Line6Tony in POD X3 Family

The POD X3/X3 Live does not offer phantom power which is needed when using any condenser type microphones for recording. You can purchase phantom power boxes from several online music dealers. Some boxes start as low as $30.00. For more information on...

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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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Tube Troubleshooting and Replacement

Aug 29 2007 01:54 PM | Line6Tony in Spider Valve

Q: Is Biasing covered under warranty? A: Typically not. It should be considered as part of the routine maintenance in keeping your amplifier at its peak performance. However, if re-biasing is required as part of other warranty service, it will be cover...

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Floor POD & Floor POD Plus: FAQ

Jul 02 2007 01:50 PM | Line6Tony in POD 2.0 / PODxt Family / Pocket POD / FloorPODs

Q: Where can I get a Floor Pod Presets Chart? FloorPOD Presets FloorPOD Plus Presets Q: What is the warranty on my Floor Pod product? A: The warranty on the Floor POD and Floorpod Plus units is twelve months from the date of purchase.Q: How can I do...

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Vetta 2.5 Known Issues

Apr 09 2007 02:05 PM | Line6Tony in Vetta

Vetta II Post Delay Mix Issue On some patches with POST DELAY active, you will notice that if you turn DELAY off/on, the perceived mix will jump to %100. Please follow the steps below when the problem patch is active to resolve this issue: Select FOOT...

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Vetta Trouble Shooting F.A.Q.s

Nov 07 2006 02:47 AM | Line6Tony in Vetta

Q: I have a blank screen on my Vetta? A: If you can't see any characters on your Vetta when you are going through the update, please angle your Vetta or look very closely at the screen at an angle. You should see a faint readout on the screen. If you...

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Vetta Updates and Reflash Procedure

Nov 07 2006 02:47 AM | Line6Tony in Vetta

PLEASE LOAD THIS STEP BY STEP TUTORIAL BY CLICKING ON THE LINK BELOW. IF YOU CANNOT LOAD THIS FILE, PLEASE FOLLOW THE MANUAL INSTRUCTIONS BELOW THIS LINK: VETTA FLASH TUTORIAL MANUAL INSTRUCTIONS To update your Vetta, you will need: A computer wit...

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EPROM Upgrade and F.A.Q.

Nov 07 2006 02:47 AM | Line6Tony in POD 2.0 / PODxt Family / Pocket POD / FloorPODs

Line 6 no longer offers EPROM upgrades. Technology life cycle has made it not viable to buy the blank EPROMs through normal commercial channels any longer. We had small quantities of the EPROM for AXsys/AX2 Flextone II, POD Pro, Bass POD Pro, POD2 (ori...

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POD/Bass PODxt Pro: AES/EBU or S/PDIF level con...

Nov 07 2006 02:47 AM | Line6Tony in POD 2.0 / PODxt Family / Pocket POD / FloorPODs

Press the I/O & Dig Select button on the right hand side of the POD / Bass PODxt Pro. Then press the Soft Button below GAIN and spin the EFFECT TWEAK knob to add up to 12 db of gain on the digital outs. This is useful to help cut down on excessive...

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Vetta Application F.A.Q.

Nov 07 2006 02:47 AM | Line6Tony in Vetta

Q: How do I go about bypassing the amps and cabs in my Vetta? A: The amp models can be bypassed on any preset channel, simply turn the amp model knob to the left to amp model "1" this is amp model bypass, then "Save". With the amp model in bypass t...

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POD X3 Live: Blending "Dual Tones" with...

Oct 17 2007 08:26 AM | Line6Tony in POD X3 Family

The POD X3 offers a fun feature that allows you to create patches on Tone 1 and Tone 2 and blend them together or sweep from one patch to another using the expression pedal on the Live. For any musician seeking seamless patch switching, this is the fea...

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POD X3 upgrades and Compatibility

Oct 30 2007 07:50 AM | Line6Tony in POD X3 Family

Q: Can I upgrade my XT device to an X3? A: Here is the list of model packs included on the X3, model packs that are included on XT devices are listed after the model pack:Power Pack (included on the Pod XT series) FX Junkie (included on the Pod XT...

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POD X3 Bean/Live/Pro: Patch Saving Step by Step

Jan 26 2008 09:47 PM | Line6Tony in POD X3 Family

So you got the perfect sound... Now you want to save your own patch...Press 'SAVE' to bring you to the "SAVE TO:' screen.The bottom 4 knobs are critical to this process as they change the values that are directly positioned above. The first knob alter...

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POD X3 Series: Loading tones with Line 6 Monkey...

Feb 02 2008 08:22 PM | Line6Tony in POD X3 Family

Scenario A:You found an XT compatible tone on customtone.com that you want to try out on your X3 LiveScenario B:You have an XT patch you'd like to use as a tweak base for your X3 LiveLet's use Line 6 Monkey to import this patch into a specific bank.Und...

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POD X3 Series: FAQ and Calibration

Feb 04 2008 05:04 PM | Line6Tony in POD X3 Family

Q: How do I transfer PODxt Tones into my X3 unit? A:Loading Presets into the POD X3 Q: What foot controllers are compatible with the X3 bean? A:Line 6 - Foot Controllers Compatibility Chart Also, here is the FBV-POD X3 Control Guide .Q: Does the FBV...

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POD X3: Tweak parameters don't reflect phys...

Feb 05 2008 09:39 AM | Line6Tony in POD X3 Family

On POD X3L, physical expression pedal positions, when assigned to a TWEAK parameter, will not be stored upon saving the patch.However, the position or value of the effect parameters in Edit Mode (UI) that the TWEAK Pedal is assigned to, will be stored...

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POD X3 Pro: FAQ

Mar 20 2008 09:49 AM | Line6Tony in POD X3 Family

Q: How many Rack Units does the X3 Pro take up? A: 3 Rack UnitsQ: What are the dimensions of the POD X3 Pro? A: X3 Pro Dimensions: Width: 17" (19" including the ears) Heighth: 5" Depth: 8"Q: The Specifications on the web states that the X...

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