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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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POD X3 Live Applications F.A.Q

May 11 2008 06:27 PM | Line6Tony in POD X3 Family

Q: How many different ways can I connect my POD X3 Live in a live setting? 1. Mono or Stereo Recording or Direct to Mixer/PA2. Feed One Guitar Amp3. Feed Two Guitar Amps, One for Tone 1 and One for Tone 24. Feed a Guitar Amp and Send Separate XLR Dire...

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Original POD Computer Connectivity

Jul 24 2008 10:24 AM | Line6Tony in POD 2.0 / PODxt Family / Pocket POD / FloorPODs

Q: How do I conenct the POD to my computer to record? A: In order to record the audio signal of your POD / POD 2.0 directly into your computer, you will first need the proper type of software that is capable of recording audio loaded into your compute...

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Original POD & POD 2.0 FAQs

Jul 28 2008 07:24 AM | Line6Tony in POD 2.0 / PODxt Family / Pocket POD / FloorPODs

Q: What is the warranty of the original POD and POD 2.0? A: The warranty of the original POD/POD 2.0 is twelve (12) months from the date of purchase when bought new from an authorized Line 6 dealer.Q: Where can I download a manual for the original PO...

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PODxt series: Application FAQs

Jul 29 2008 03:16 PM | Line6Tony in POD 2.0 / PODxt Family / Pocket POD / FloorPODs

2x12 and 4x12 are not showing up on PODxt series Q: My manual refers to output modes "4x12" and "2x12", or "VIBE", but I can't find them on my POD XT Live A: We decided to use more intuitive, user-friendly terms on the POD XT Live, but unfortunately...

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POD Connections, Routing and the 4 Cable Method

Jul 31 2008 11:14 AM | Line6Tony in POD 2.0 / PODxt Family / Pocket POD / FloorPODs

Q: Can I connect my POD/2.0/XT/X3/Live to the front (instrument input) of my amplifier? A: Yes.You will want to create as clean a sound as possible on your amplifier. You will want to make the combo amplifier's EQ as "flat" as possible by turning the...

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PODxt Series: Troubleshooting and Calibration

Aug 01 2008 07:00 AM | Line6Tony in POD 2.0 / PODxt Family / Pocket POD / FloorPODs

Q: How to resolve a blank screen on a PODxt LIVE A: If you are getting a blank screen on your PODxt LIVE please try the Edit Buffer Initialization with the following steps:1. Turn off the POD2. Turn on the POD while holding down the Save and Edit butt...

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Pocket Pod Express FAQ

Sep 30 2008 10:27 AM | Line6Tony in POD 2.0 / PODxt Family / Pocket POD / FloorPODs

Pocket POD Express Pocket POD Express Pilot's Guide: see attachments below.Pocket POD Express ADVANCED Guide: see attachments below.Q: What is the warranty on my Pocket POD? A: The Warranty on the Pocket POD is 90 days from the date of purchase on the...

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POD X3 Pro Known Issues

Dec 16 2008 08:50 AM | Line6Tony in POD X3 Family

1. Input settings on User Bank 13 (A, B, C, D) are set incorrectly. Tone 1 is set to GTR 1 + Variax and Tone 2 is set to Mic 1. Because the XLR and 1/4" inputs on the X3 Pro on the same channel cannot be used at the same time, this will not work.The wo...

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Variax Reflash and Software Update Instructions

Oct 26 2009 02:43 PM | Line6Tony in Variax Guitars / Bass / Workbench

Please go through the following checklist before updating the flash memory of your Variax guitar to ensure the update completes successfully:Ensure that the interface you are using to update the Variax with (Workbench Interface, PODxt Live/Pro, POD X3...

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Variax XPS & V.D.I. Cable F.A.Q.s

May 09 2008 10:43 AM | Line6Tony in Variax Guitars / Bass / Workbench

Q: What is the XPS Unit? A: The XPS unit is the power supply that powers the Variax instrument via 1/4" TRS cable. The Line 6 XPS box must be powered by a Line 6 PX-2 power supply for correct operation. There are three variations of the XPS: XP...

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Variax Control Through a PODxt Live

Sep 17 2007 07:28 AM | Line6Tony in Variax Guitars / Bass / Workbench

1. Plug the Variax into the PODxt Live Variax input 2. Press the OUTPUT MODE b\utton and scroll the SELECT knob until you see MIDI/VARIAX. Use the fourth soft black button under VARIAX to activate input 3. Press the EDIT button. Scroll the SELECT k...

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Variax Usage and Tuning FAQs

Feb 13 2007 09:05 AM | Line6Tony in Variax Guitars / Bass / Workbench

Q: I am getting strange noises when I use my Variax. What can I do? - Piezo pickups can be susceptible to Radio Frequencies and Electro-Magnetic Frequencies. Keep cell phones, radios, and computer gear as far away as possible.- Use the highest quality...

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Variax Acoustic Instrument FAQs

Nov 07 2006 02:47 AM | Line6Tony in Variax Guitars / Bass / Workbench

Q: How do I perform a Factory Reset on my Variax Acoustic? Variax Acoustic 700 Hard reset: See the following link: Variax Reflash and Software update F.A.Q. Variax Acoustic 700 - Soft Reset Start with unit off (TRS cable and/or Variax Digital...

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Variax Troubleshooting Tips

Nov 07 2006 02:47 AM | Line6Tony in Variax Guitars / Bass / Workbench

Q: How do I perform a Factory Reset ("reflash") on my Variax 300/500/600/700/705? A: See the following link for the reflash procedure: Variax Reflash and Software Update F.A.Q. Q: The strings on my Variax Steel string are breaking consistently at...

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Variax: Electric Guitar Specifications

Nov 07 2006 02:47 AM | Line6Tony in Variax Guitars / Bass / Workbench

Q: What is “radius” on a neck? A: Radius refers to the amount of curve on the fretboard. A smaller number (i.e. 9.5”) has a more pronounced curve than a larger number (i.e. 12”). Players who emphasize chording may prefer more round necks, while pla...

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Variax: General FAQs

Nov 07 2006 02:47 AM | Line6Tony in Variax Guitars / Bass / Workbench

Q: Is the Variax a MIDI guitar? A: No, the Variax is a real guitar, and the guitar does not send MIDI signals. All of the sounds available in the Variax start with the actual string vibrations of the Variax itself. Our proprietary modeling process...

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Pocket POD FAQ

Aug 06 2008 07:36 AM | Line6Tony in POD 2.0 / PODxt Family / Pocket POD / FloorPODs

Q: What are the presets on the Pocket POD? A: The PDF document attached at the bottom of this FAQ lists all of the Pocket POD presets from 1A to 31D.Q: What is the warranty on my Pocket POD? A: The warranty on the Pocket POD is 90 days from the dat...

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Attaching POD to Mount FAQ

Nov 12 2009 12:56 PM | Line6Tony in POD 2.0 / PODxt Family / Pocket POD / FloorPODs

Here are the measurements for using screws to attach the POD Mount. These are sized for the next-length size appropriate screw and using the rubber feet as well for cushion bumpers.The actual well depth in the metal POD shells across all models is .40"...

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What is A.I.R. II?

Aug 01 2008 02:34 PM | Line6Tony in POD 2.0 / PODxt Family / Pocket POD / FloorPODs

Q: What is A.I.R. II? A: A.I.R. II is Line 6's second generation Acoustically Integrated Recording technology. It expands your sonic choices and creative options by allowing you to choose a variety of microphone models and adjust their placement in fr...

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POD Farm, POD Studio, Line 6 terminology explained

Mar 13 2009 03:09 PM | Line6Tony in POD

Terms Before we begin here are some terms to knowPOD Farm Application is a tone modeling application for all non-POD Line 6 USB recording devices . The application processing the audio from your device on the way to your recording software.Gearbox is...

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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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RiffWorks 2 Line 6 Edition: Download and Activa...

Nov 07 2006 02:47 AM | Line6Tony in Riffworks Line 6 / Standard Edition

Line 6 is no longer selling license keys for Riffworks 1 or 2 Line 6 Edition. If you have previously purchased a license key for this software you can download the software from http://line6.com/software/ , however, license keys for these versions of R...

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RiffWorks Line 6 Edition: FAQ

Nov 07 2006 02:47 AM | Line6Tony in Riffworks Line 6 / Standard Edition

RiffWorks Application Support: For application usage support, please visit Sonoma Wire Works (the creators of RiffWorks Software) at: Sonoma Wire Works Support NOTES: RiffWorks Line 6 Edition is discontinued and the license can no longer be p...

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Line 6 Edit: Transferring Patches (Downloaded o...

Nov 07 2006 02:47 AM | Line6Tony in Computer Audio Set Up and Troubleshooting

Step 1 : First, you will need to know where your tones reside on your computer. In this example, the path/location will be: C:\Documents and Settings\(User Account Name)\My Documents\Line 6\Tones\Line 6 Edit\Downloaded Tones. Keep in mind that "Downloa...

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Java Errors with Line 6 Edit and Workbench on W...

Jul 23 2013 07:19 AM | Line6Hugo in General FAQ

Q: I am receiving a java error when I try to run Line 6 Edit 3.0 or Workbench 1.5 on Windows XP, Vista, and Windows 7/8? A: Line 6 Edit and Workbench require Java Runtime Environment (JRE) 5 to operate correctly, and will experience a "Java Error"...

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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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