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      Templates and tones from L6 Tone Made Easy classes

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      "Why is Line 6 not responding???"   10/29/2015

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      Warning about downloaded tones, patches and presets   01/11/2016

      Please be aware that downloaded tones, patches and presets that were created by other users have the potential to be corrupted and not work correctly on the target device. Firewall/Antivirus/Internet security applications, Internet/video accelerators and proxy servers, among other things, can be causes of trouble with downloaded files.   If your device freezes, a rule of thumb is to back up your custom patches, reset the unit to its factory state, ensure the unit does not freeze while in this state, then load your patches one by one, testing after each load to determine which patch is faulty.   Otherwise, please contact our Customer Support team at www.Line6.com/support/tickets. Please be prepared to supply your backup file so that we can investigate your case further.

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  1. Here are the controls for Spider IV amps (75,120,150, HD150) when using the FBV 3 foot controller. FS1: Boost on/off FS2: FX1 (Gain, Auto, Pitch) FS3: FX2 (Chorus, Phaser, Tremolo) FS4: FX3 (Delay, Tape Echo, Sweep Echo) FS5: Reverb on/off Function: turns on looper mode. Tap button: will start and stop the recording, overdubs, playback within looper mode. When using the FBV3 with your Spider IV, make sure you have the latest flash memory (v1.02) installed for your FBV controller. You'll find the Line 6 Updater located here: http://line6.com/software/ Download and install Line 6 Updater, then connect your controller to your Mac or PC with a standard USB cable. Line 6 Updater will ask you to login, and then run the latest update for the controller.
  2. Helix Pedal Maintenance Procedure

    NOTE: Please be aware that this is NOT for the Helix LT. The instructions contained in the document below illustrate how to resolve loosening and squeaking that may be encountered with your Helix® floor processor’s built-in expression pedal. Line 6 recommends that this maintenance be performed by an Authorized Service Center. Please note that while opening your Helix to perform this maintenance does not void your warranty, attempting this procedure yourself is done at the risk of potentially damaging the unit. Helix_Expression_Pedal_Troubleshooting_Instructions_Rev_A.pdf The procedure is demonstrated in the following video:
  3. If you're using the FBV 3, or the FBV Shortboard MKII with the Spider V series, you have the option of utilizing an external expression pedal. The external pedal would be plugged into the EXP Pedal jack on the FBV. This is how they interact with the Spider V's patches. On patches without tweak assign to pedal, the external pedal becomes volume, the on-board pedal controls wah position, and toe switch toggles wah bypass. On patches with tweak assigned to pedal, the external pedal controls the tweak-assigned parameter. The on-board pedal controls volume and wah, and the toe switch toggles between wah and volume control.
  4. Line 6 Floorboard: ONLY Compatible with: AX212, 1st Generation POD/BassPOD, POD Pro (labeled "Pedal" above Cat 5 Connector"), 1st Generation of Spider (Red Faced) Flextone 1, Flextone II, Flextone HD. FB4: ONLY Compatible with: AX212, 1st Generation POD/BassPOD (labeled "Pedal" above Cat 5 Connector"), 1st Generation of Spider (Red Faced) Flextone 1, Flextone II, Flextone HD. FBV4: Works With: Flextone™ III, Vetta™, Vetta™ II, HD147®, Douverb®, PODxt™, PODxt Pro™, Bass PODxt™, and Bass PODxt Pro™ Spider II, Spider III, Spider Jam, Spider IV, POD XT,POD X3, POD X3 Pro, POD XT Pro, AMPLIFi series, Firehawk 1500. Does NOT Work with: Ax212™, Flextone™ I, II or HD, POD™ 2.0, POD Pro™, Bass POD™, Bass POD Pro™ and Spider 1 FBV or FBX Longboard: http://line6.com/footcontrollers/fbv.html Works With: Flextone™ III, Vetta™, Vetta™ II, HD147®, Douverb®, PODxt™, PODxt Pro™, Bass PODxt™,POD X3, POD X3 Pro,Bass PODxt Pro™ Spider II, Spider III, Spider Jam. NOT compatible with Ax212™, Flextone™ I, II or HD, POD® Pro, Bass POD®, Bass POD® Pro and 1st Generation (Red Faced) Spider™ Spider IV, Spider Valve, Spider Valve MKII, POD HD **FBV is only compatible with POD 2.0 units with pedal jacks labelled "FBV Pedal." It is not compatible with older units which have pedal jacks labelled simply "Pedal." *FBV is not compatible with Spider II 15 or Spider III 15. FBV Express MK1(Does not have USB Port): http://line6.com/footcontrollers/fbvexpress.html Compatible With: Spider Valve, Spider Valve MKII, Spider II, Spider III, Spider Jam, Spider IV, Flextone IIi, Vetta, Vetta II, HD147, POD 2.0, POD XT, POD XT Pro, POD X3, POD X3 Pro, Bass POD XT, LowDown, POD HD Desktop/HD Pro NOT compatible with: Ax212™, Flextone™ I, II or HD, POD® Pro, Bass POD®, Bass POD® Pro and Spider 1 *FBV Express is not compatible with with Spider II 15 or Spider III 15. **FBV Express is only compatible with POD 2.0 units with pedal jacks labelled "FBV Pedal." It is not compatible with older units which have pedal jacks labelled simply "Pedal." ****FBV Express Mark 1 is not officially supported for Spider V, but it will not damage the amp. FBV Shortboard MK1 (Does Not Have USB Port): http://line6.com/footcontrollers/fbvshortboard.html Compatible With: Spider Valve, Spider Valve MKII, Spider II, Spider III, Spider Jam, Spider IV, Flextone III, Vetta, Vetta II, HD147, POD 2.0, POD XT, POD XT Pro, POD X3, POD X3 Pro, Bass POD XT, LowDown, POD HD NOT compatible with: Ax212™, Flextone™ I, II or HD, POD® Pro, Bass POD®, Bass POD® Pro and Spider 1 *FBV Shortboard is not compatible with with Spider II 15 or Spider III 15. **FBV Shortboard is only compatible with POD 2.0 units with pedal jacks labelled "FBV Pedal." It is not compatible with older units which have pedal jacks labelled simply "Pedal." ****FBV Shortboard Mark 1 is not officially supported for Spider V, but it will not damage the amp. FBV2 (Does Not Have USB Port) http://line6.com/footcontrollers/ Compatible With: Spider Valve, Spider Valve MKII, Spider II, Spider III, Spider Jam, Spider IV, Spider V, Flextone III, Vetta, Vetta II, HD147, POD 2.0, POD XT, POD XT Pro, NOT compatible with Ax212™, Flextone™ I, II or HD, POD® Pro, Bass POD®, Bass POD® Pro and Spider 1, POD HD Series, Lowdown, AMPLIFi series *FBV2 is not compatible with Spider II 15 or Spider III 15. **FBV2 is only compatible with POD 2.0 units with pedal jacks labelled "FBV Pedal." It is not compatible with older units which have pedal jacks labelled simply "Pedal." FBV Express MKII: http://line6.com/footcontrollers/fbvexpressmkii.html Compatible With: Spider Valve, Spider Valve MKII, Spider II, Spider III, Spider Jam, Spider IV, Spider V, Flextone III, Vetta, Vetta II, HD147, POD 2.0, POD XT, POD XT Pro, POD X3, POD X3 Pro, Bass POD XT, LowDown, POD HD series, Amplifi series, Firehawk 1500 NOT compatible with: Ax212™, Flextone™ I, II or HD, POD® Pro, Bass POD®, Bass POD® Pro and Spider 1 *FBV Express MKII is not compatible with Spider II 15 or Spider III 15. **FBV Express MKII is only compatible with POD 2.0 units with pedal jacks labelled "FBV Pedal." It is not compatible with older units which have pedal jacks labelled simply "Pedal." FBV Shortboard MKII: http://line6.com/footcontrollers/fbvshortboardmkii.html Compatible With: Spider Valve, Spider Valve MKII, Spider II, Spider III, Spider Jam, Spider IV, Spider V, Flextone IIi, Vetta, Vetta II, HD147, POD 2.0, POD XT, POD XT Pro, POD X3, POD X3 Pro, Bass POD XT, LowDown, POD HD series, Amplifi series. Firehawk 1500 NOT compatible with: Ax212™, Flextone™ I, II or HD, POD® Pro, Bass POD®, Bass POD® Pro and Spider 1 *FBV Shortboard MKII is not compatible with Spider II 15 or Spider III 15. **FBV Shortboard MKII is only compatible with POD 2.0 units with pedal jacks labelled "FBV Pedal." It is not compatible with older units which have pedal jacks labelled simply "Pedal." FBV 3 Compatible With: Firehawk 1500, Amplifi series, Pod HD Pro, Pod Hd Pro X, Spider V, Spider IV series, Spider Valve MKII, Spider III HD150, Spider III HD75. Spider III 150, Spider III 120, Spider III 75, Spider Jam NOTE: When using the FBV 3 with the Spider IV and Spider Valve MKII series, the FBV 3 cannot be used as the interface to update or edit the amps with your computer. The FBV MKII pedals (Shortboard and Express) must be used for that functionality. Assignable color LEDs available for use with Firehawk 1500 only. LEDs are red when FBV 3 is used with other Line 6 products. Not Compatible With: Ax212™, Flextone™ I, II or HD, POD® Pro, Bass POD®, Bass POD® Pro and Spider 1 Note: All other gear not listed as compatible will have limited functionality and usage is not recommended. The Shortboard MKII will have better compatibility with legacy products. Other Helpful Links: Manuals: http://line6.com/support/manuals/ (Note: when using our amps the guide to using your footcontroller is generally in the amp's manual under the Using Your Feet section.) Pedal Compatibilty Chart for Older Products: http://line6.com/footcontrollers/compatibility.html
  5. Helix Snapshots and EXP pedal recall

    Snapshots do not store or recall the EXP 1 and 2 assignment. So when you engage the Toe Switch, the onboard pedal switches between EXP 1 and EXP 2 assignment, but Snapshots do not account for that since they only store the Wah or Volume block’s On/Off bypass state. There is a workaround however. You can connect a pedal to Helix’s EXP 2 jack (or even just a “dummy†1/4 plug in the jack) that forces the onboard pedal to remain always as EXP 1, thus it won’t change and the Snapshots are recalled as expected.
  6. Firehawk FX Pedal Calibration

    In case you need to perform a pedal calibration for your Firehawk FX. Here are the steps: 1. Hold down footswitch A while powering on the unit. At startup the display will show “00†and footswitch D LED will be lit. 2. Press footswitch D to begin. The display will change to “01†and footswitch D LED will turn off. 3. Press the pedal forward firmly to toggle the pedal toe switch. The display will change to “02†and footswitch D LED will be lit. 4. Move the pedal to the heel position. 5. Press footswitch D. The display will change to “03†and footswitch D LED will be lit. 6. Move the pedal to the toe position (do not click the toe switch). 7. Press footswitch D. The display will change to “04â€. 8. Move the foot pedal and watch the values change on the display. Values will scroll from a min. of 0 to a max. of 99. 9. Press footswitch D to save the calibration values. The display will change to “05â€. 10. Power cycle the unit and your pedal is calibrated.
  7. Helix Expression Pedal Calibration

    Don't do anything! It auto calibrates. If you're having trouble getting the pedal to stay at 0% it might be due to the tension being too loose. Try tightening it with the provided hex wrench.
  8. IMPORTANT!!! Two steps are required for completing the FX100 firmware update process: reset the unit, then calibrate the pedal. Your FX100 may not function correctly after an update until these steps shown below are completed. Deutsche Version La version française Note: Factory Reset replaces all presets on the device, including your custom presets, with the factory presets. Turn off AMPLIFi FX100 While pressing and holding both the big knob and TAP footswitch, switch the power on The process has completed when you see 01 in the bank display and the A footswitch is lit. Step 2: Calibrate the Wah/Volume Pedal NOTE: This step is mandatory to complete the update process! Turn off AMPLIFi FX100. While pressing and holding footswitch A, switch the power on. The display reads “00†and footswitch D LED is lit. Press footswitch D. The display reads “01â€. Move the wah/volume pedal to the toe position and press to engage the toe switch. The display reads “02†and footswitch D LED is lit. Move the wah/volume pedal all the way to the Heel position and press footswitch D. The display reads “03â€. Move the wah/volume pedal to the toe position without clicking the toe switch. Press footswitch D. The displays reads “04â€. Move the wah/volume pedal and note the values in the display. Values should scroll from 0 (heel down) to 99 (toe down). Press footswitch D to save the calibration values. The display reads “05â€. Restart AMPLIFi FX100. Step 3: Pair your iOS device Repair your iOS device with FX100 Exit AMPLIFi Remote then relaunch the app You are done! Folgen Sie diesen Anweisungen nachdem Sie Ihr AMPLIFi FX100 auf Version 1.1 aktualisiert haben. Schritt 1: Zurücksetzen des Gerätes auf Werkseinstellungen: Achtung, das folgende Zurücksetzen des Gerätes ersetzt alle Presets auf dem Gerät mit den standard Presets. Inklusive Ihrer eigenen Presets. Schalten Sie das AMPLIFi FX100 ab. Während Sie den großen Lautstärke Regler sowie den TAP Fußschalter gedrückt halten, starten Sie das Gerät ein. Wenn Sie eine 01 auf dem Bildschirm angezeigt bekommen und Fußschalter A leuchtet ist der Vorgang abgeschlossen. Schritt 2: Kalibrierung des Pedals: Schalten Sie das AMPLIFi FX100 ab. Während Sie den Fußschalter A gedrückt halten, schalten Sie das Gerät ein. Auf dem Bildschirm wird nun 00 angezeigt und Fußschalter D leuchtet. [*]Drücken Sie den Fußschalter D. Auf dem Bildschirm wird jetzt 01 angezeigt. [*]Beweguen Sie das Pedal in die Zehstellung und drücken Sie. Auf dem Bildschirm wird nun 02 angezeigt und Fußschalter D leuchtet. [*]Beweguen Sie das Pedal in die Fersenstellung und drücken Sie Fußschalter D. Auf dem Bildschirm wird nun 03 angezeigt. [*]Bewegen Sie das Pedal nun in die Zehstellung aber ohne zu drücken. [*]Drücken Sie Fußschalter D. Auf dem Bildschirm wird nun 04 angezeigt. [*]Bewegen Sie das Pedal und achten Sie auf den Wert auf dem Bildschirm. Der Wert sollte sich zwischen 0 (Fersenstellung) bis zu 99 (Zehenstellung) bewegen. [*]Drücken Sie Fußschalter D um die Kalibrierung abzuspeichern. Auf dem Bildschirm wird nun 05 angezeigt. [*]Starten Sie das AMPLIFi FX100 neu. [*]Koppeln Sie die Geräte neu. [*]Schließen Sie die AMPLIFi Remote App, starten Sie diese dann neu. Suivez ces instructions après vous avez faites une mise à jour du firmware AMPLIFi FX100 jusqu’à la version 1.1. 1 : Réinitialisez l’AMPLIFi FX100 Attention, la réinitialisation remplace tous les presets, inclus sont vos propre presets avec les presets par défaut. Éteignez l’AMPLIFi FX100. Tout en maintenant le bouton du volume principal et le commutateur TAP, allumez L’AMPLIFi. Le processus est terminé quand vous voyez 01 dans l'affichage de la banque et le commutateur au pied A est allumé. 2 : Calibrez la pédale de volume/wah Éteignez l’AMPLIFi FX100. Tout en maintenant le commutateur au pied, allumez l’appareil. [*]Poussez le commutateur au pied D. Vous pouvez lire « 01 ». [*]Déplacez la pédale à la position des orteils et poussez-la. Vous pouvez voir « 02 » sur l’écran et le LED du commutateur au pied D est allumé. [*]Déplacez la pédale à la position de talon et poussez le commutateur au pied D. Vous pouvez lire « 03 ». [*]Déplacez la pédale à la position des orteils mais sans cliquer. [*]Poussez le commutateur au pied D. Vous pouvez lire « 04 ». [*]Bougez la pédale, les nombres sur l’écran changent. De 0 (talon) à 99 (orteils). [*]Poussez le commutatuer au pied D pour enregistrer la calibration. Vous pouvez lire « 05 ». [*]Redémarrez l’AMPLIFi FX100. [*]Recloupez votre appareil iOS avec le FX100. [*]Quittez AMPLIFi Remote et redémarrez l’application. C’est tous ! Vous pouvez voir « 00 » sur l’écran et le LED du commutateur au pied D est allumé.
  9. AMPLIFi FX100 Setup Diagrams

    Deutsche Version. Version française. AMPLIFi FX100 Setup Options Practice and jam through headphones Route AMPLIFi FX100 through your guitar amp Play through your home stereo Split the guitar and jam tracks between your amp and stereo AMPLIFi FX100 Users Manual Q: Is there a forum where I can discuss AMPLIFi FX100 setup options with other AMPLIFi FX100 users? A:We have a forum dedicated specifically to AMPLIFi FX100 available HERE. AMPLIFi FX100 Users Manual Aufstellungsbeispiele für das FX100: Üben mit einem einfachen Kopfhörer Aufbau: Mit einem Gitarrenverstärker: Angeschlossen an Lautsprecher: Teilen Sie die Songs auf in Verstärker und Lautsprecher: AMPLIFi FX100 Benutzerhandbuch Gibt es ein Forum in dem ich mich mit anderen AMPLIFi FX100 Nutzern unterhalten kann? Wir haben ein spezielles Forum nur für das FX100. HIER. Exemples de configurations FX100: Exercice et jam avec les écouteurs. AMPLIFi avec un baffle guitare. Écoute le son avec des haut-parleurs. Divise les chansons entre amplificateur et haut-parleurs. Mode d’emploi AMPLIFi FX100 Y’a t-il un forum où je peux discuter AMPLIFi FX100 ? Nous avons un seulement pour l’AMPLIFi FX100. ICI.
  10. AMPLIFi FX100 FAQ

    Version française Deutsche Version AMPLIFi FX100 Users Manual Full List and Descriptions of AMPLIFi FX100 Amps, Cabs, and Effects AMPLIFi FX100 Specs 8 simultaneous effects Over 200 amps, effects, and speaker cabinets Access 100 onboard presets - and unlimited presets via AMPLIFi app Change presets and switch banks using 4 pro-quality, backlit footswitches Blootooth steaming audio for playing along with your music library (compatible with iOS, Android, Mac and PC) Rugged construction with bent metal chasis Weight: 7 lbs 6 oz Dimensions: H: 3" W: 17 3/4" D: 9 1/4" 1/4" Guitar input 1/4" Headphone output, 1/4" stereo full-range balanced outputs and 1/4" Amp output Tap tempo/tuner AMPLIFi Remote app Specs Compatiable with iOS 7.0+ 70+ amps, 100+ effects and 20+ speaker cabinets 8 simultaneous effects Remotely control amp parameters to dial in your sound Automatic tone matching instantly provides the perfect tones for jamming with songs in your music library Access thousands of tones online Share and rate tones in the cloud Backup and store unlimited presets in the cloud Q: What type of devices can AMPLIFi FX100 stream Bluetooth audio from? A: AMPLIFi’s high performance 5 speaker stereo design can stream Bluetooth audio from any Android™ device, iOS device, and Mac® or PC equipped with Bluetooth. Q: How do I pair my Bluetooth device with AMPLIFi FX100? A: To pair the AMPLIFi FX100 with your Bluetooth device: Enable Bluetooth on the device you would like to stream audio from. Put the AMPLIFi FX100 into ‘Pairing Mode’ by pressing and holding the Bluetooth button located to the left of the AMPLIFi FX100 logo- it will begin to flash to indicate it is in ‘Pairing Mode’. Within the Bluetooth options of your device an entry for ‘AMPLIFi FX100’ will appear. Select the ‘AMPLIFi FX100’ entry and pair with it - the Bluetooth LED will stop flashing and become solidly lit blue. Your AMPLIFi FX100 is now ready stream audio from your device wirelessly. Q: What Apple® iOS devices is AMPLIFi Remote compatible with? A: AMPLIFi Remote requires iOS 7.0 and is compatible with the following iOS devices: iPhone 5S iPhone 5C iPhone 5 iPhone 4S iPhone 4 iPad 4 iPad 3 iPad 2 iPad mini iPod 5 Q: Which specific Android devices are supported by AMPLIFi Remote? A: After updating the AMPLIFi FX100 firmware to 2.0 or better, AMPLIFi Remote is compatible with the following Android™ devices: Samsung Galaxy S5 Samsung Galaxy S4 Samsung Galaxy S III Samsung Galaxy Note Pro Samsung Galaxy Note II HTC One M8 HTC One M7 Motorola Moto X Google Nexus 7 Amazon Kindle Fire HDX ASUS MeMo Pad ME176CX Asus Fonepad ASUS PadFone LG G2 LG Optimus LG F7 LG Nexus 4 Generally speaking, although not qualified, any Android phone, tablet or phablet will work, provided it is able to run the required Android OS version. Q: How do I update the AMPLIFi FX100's firmware? A: We always recommend that you run the latest firmware on your AMPLIFi FX100. Your AMPLIFi Remote application will inform you whenever a firmware update is available, so you'll always know you have the latest version! Follow the instructions HERE to update the firmware of your AMPLIFi FX100. Q: What Bluetooth version is used in AMPLIFi FX100? What Bluetooth codecs are supported? A: We use a Bluetooth solution that supports Bluetooth 2.1. We only support the SBC codec at this time. Q: How can I reset the AMPLIFi FX100 to its default settings? A: To perform a factory reset and restore the AMPLIFi FX100 to factory settings press and hold the Master Volume knob and the TAP button as you power up the unit. Q: What can I do if I am experiencing Bluetooth connectivity issues between my Bluetooth device and the AMPLIFi FX100? A: For troubleshooting steps about Bluetooth connectivity and usage check out our Bluetooth Connectivity FAQ HERE. Q:What should I do If I am experiencing connection issues with the AMPLIFi Remote app when I switch back and forth between apps on my iOS device? A: An important thing to note about the AMPLIFi Remote app functionality is that in addition to the iOS Bluetooth connection between your AMPLIFi FX100 and your iOS device, there is a secondary 'sync' connection between the amp and the app. Each time you minimize/close the app, the connection between the AMPLIFi Remote app and the AMPLIFi FX100 will need to be re-established, even if your iOS device is reporting that the AMPLIFi FX100 is connected via 'Bluetooth'. In this case, re-opening the AMPLIFi Remote app, will automatically re-establish the connection within a few seconds. Make sure to look at the main menu of the AMPLIFi Remote app and wait for it to indicate that your AMPLIFi FX100 is 'connected' before moving forward using the app. If it does not automatically re-connect, close the AMPLIFi Remote app by double-tapping your iOS home key and then sliding the AMPLIFi Remote app window up and off the screen to fully close the app. Then relaunch the AMPLIFi Remote app and it should re-sync itself with the AMPLIFi FX100. Android devices usually have a button that lists all open programs where you can slide the app left or right to close it. Then relaunch the AMPLIFi Remote app and it should re-sync itself with the amp. Q:Can the AMPLIFi Remote App stream songs that are stored in iCloud and not on my iOS device? A:The AMPLIFi Remote App can only play back songs that are stored on your iOS device. Within the AMPLIFi Remote App settings, you can enable 'Hide Songs Not On Device' so that you only see songs that are stored on your iOS device when playing music from your Library. The Android app does not have this setting, but still only plays back songs stored on the device. Q:How can I search for a specific tone if I don't have the song or artist in my Library? A: To search for a specific tone, go to your Library within AMPLIFi Remote and pick any artist, then one of their albums, and then any song. This will begin to play the song and present you with a list of tones that match the song that is playing. You can then swipe down from the top of the tone list to unveil a ‘Search Tone Cloud’ field where you can search for an artist or song name to find tones without having the song or artist in your library. Q: Can I use the AMPLIFi Remote app to load or edit tone files from my other existing Line 6 products? A: The AMPLIFi Remote app is only compatible with tone files created from the AMPLIFi FX100, AMPLIFi 75 or 150 amplifiers. Q: Can I use the AMPLIFi Remote app with a Line 6 Mobile In or Sonic Port? A: The AMPLIFi Remote app is only compatible with the AMPLIFi FX100, AMPLIFi 75 and AMPLIFi 150 amplifiers. Q: What is the USB input on the back panel of AMPLIFi FX100 for? A: At the moment, it has no function. It’s been put there for future use. Q: Where can I register my AMPLIFi FX100? A: After logging into or creating a Line 6 user account HERE, you can go HERE and enter in your serial number that is found on the bottom of your AMPLIFi FX100, it begins with '(21)PTM', simply fill in the remaining digits. Q: Where can I provide my feedback or make a suggestion about AMPLIFi FX100? A:We encourage you to visit our IdeaScale HERE and let us know about your ideas and suggestions. Q: Is there a forum where I can discuss AMPLIFi FX100 with other AMPLIFi FX100 users? A:We have a forum dedicated specifically to AMPLIFi FX100 available HERE. Q: Where can I find information on the warranty that is included with the AMPLIFi FX100? A: You can find all of the available information on the AMPLIFi FX100's warranty HERE. Q: What do I if my AMPLIFi FX100 is in need of repair? A: You can find all of the available information on how to arrange a repair HERE. AMPLIFi FX100 Benutzerhandbuch Vollständige Liste aller AMPLIFi FX100 Verstärker, Boxen und Effekte AMPLIFi FX100 Angaben: 8 Effekte simultan. Über 200 Verstärker, Effekte und Boxen. Zugriff auf 100 Presets, welche schon enthalten sind. Zusätzlicher Zugriff auf unendlich Presets via AMPLIFi App. Presets und Banken können anhand der 4 professionellen, beleuchteten Fußschalter gewechselt werden. Bluetooth Audio Stream damit Sie mit Ihrer eigenen Musik mitspielen können. (Kompatibel mit iOS, Android, Mac und PC) Robuste Konstruktion mit gebogenem Metallchassis. Gewicht: 3.3kg Abmessungen: 7.6cm x 45.1cm x 23.5cm 6.35mm Gitarreneingang. 6.35mm Kopfhörerausgang, 6.35mm symmetrische stereo Ausgänge und ein 6.35mm Verstärker Ausgang. Tap Tempo/Tuner AMPLIFi Remote Angaben: Kompatibel mit iOS 7.0+ 70+ Verstärker, 100+ Effekte, 20+ Boxen 8 Effekte gleichzeitig. Ferngesteuerte AMPLIFi Geräte um so den Sound zu modifizieren. Automatische Klanganpassung versorgt Sie sofort mit dem perfekten Ton. Zugriff auf tausende Töne aus der Cloud. Teilen und bewerten Sie selbst Töne in der Cloud. Sichern Sie unendlich viele Presets in der Cloud. Von welcher Art Gerät kann das AMPLIFi FX100 Bluetooth Audio empfangen? Ihr AMPLIFi FX100 kann Bluetooth Audio von allen Android, iOS, Mac oder PC, die Bluetooth haben empfangen. Wie kopple ich mein AMPLIFi mit meinem Bluetooth Gerät? Schalten Sie Bluetooth auf dem Gerät an von welchem Sie Musik auf Ihr AMPLIFi übertragen wollen. Drücken und halten Sie nun den Bluetooth Knopf oben auf dem AMPLIFi, dieser sollte dann anfangen zu blinken. Jetzt sollte Ihr AMPLIFi als Gerät auftauchen. Wählen Sie nun hier das AMPILIFi aus um die Geräte zu koppeln. Der Bluetooth Knopf auf dem AMPLIFi leuchtet nun durchgehend blau. Ihr AMPLIFi kann nun Bluetooth Audio empfangen. Mit welchen Apple Produkten ist Remote kompatibel? iPhone 5S iPhone 5S iPhone 5C iPhone 5 iPhone 4S iPhone 4 iPad 4 iPad 3 iPad 2 iPad mini iPod 5 Wie kann ich die AMPLIFi FX100 Firmware aktualisieren? Wir empfehlen, die Firmware ihres AMPLIFi Verstärkers immer auf dem neuesten Stand zu haben. Ihre AMPLIFi Remote App wird Sie immer davon informieren wenn ein neues Firmware Update zur Verfügung steht. So können Sie immer sicher sein, dass Sie die neueste Firmware auf Ihrem AMPLIFi läuft. Folgen Sie dieser Anleitung zur Aktualisierung Ihres FX100. Welche Bluetooth Version verwendet das AMPLIFi FX100? Welche Bluetooth codecs werden unterstützt? Das FX100 verwendet Bluetooth 2.1 und unterstützt ausschließlich den SBC Codec. Wie kann ich das AMPLIFi FX100 auf Werkseinstellungen zurücksetzen? Um das FX100 aus Werkseinstellungen zurück zu setzen brauchen Sie nur den Master Volume Knopf und den TAP Knopf während des Startens gedrückt halten. Was kann ich tun wenn ich Bluetooth Verbingsprobleme habe? Hier geht’s zur Bluetooth Fehlerbehebung. Was kann ich tun wenn ich Verbindungsprobleme mit der AMPLIFi Remote App habe sobqld ich die App mehrmals öffne und wieder schließe? Es ist wichtig zu verstehen wie die App funktioniert in diesem Falle. Die App baut zwar eine Bluetooth Verbindung zwischen den beiden Geräten auf, hat aber auch noch eine Sync Funktion, die jedes Mal wenn Sie die App neu öffnen wieder von Neuem synchronisiert. Die Verbindung wird also auch jedes Mal wenn Sie die App minimieren und neu öffnen die BluetoothVerbindung neu aufbauen auch dann, wenn Ihr iOS Gerät anzeigt, dass es gekoppelt und verbunden ist. Im Hauptmenu der App können Sie sehen wann die Synchronisation vollständig ist.“Connected“. Sollte die App sich nicht automatisch neu verbinden sollten Sie dei App einmal volsltändig schließen, starten Sie diese dann neu und verbinden Sie erneut. Kann die AMPLIFi Remote App auch Musik aus der iCloud abspielen? Nein, die App kann nur Töne abspielen, die sich auf dem Gerät selbst befinden. In den AMPLIFi App Einstellungen können Sie die Option „Hide Songs Not On Device“ anschalten um ausschließlich Musik anzuzeigen, die sich auf dem Gerät befindet. Wie kann ich nach bestimmten Tönen suchen wenn ich den Artisten oder Song nicht in meiner Musiksammlung habe? Gehen Sie zur Library innerhalb der Remote App, wählen Sie irgend einen Artisten, Album und Song aus. Dies wird den gewählten Song abspielen und Ihnen eine Liste von Tönen anzeigen, die zum Lied passen. Gehen Sie ans Ende der Liste. Dort können Sie „Search Tone Cloud“ antippen. Hier können Sie nun nach Tönen suchen ohne Artist oder Song in der Sammlung zu haben. Kann ich mit der AMPLIFi Remote App auch andere Töne von anderen Line 6 Produkten laden und abändern? Die AMPLIFi Remote App ist ausschließlich kompatibel mit Dateien des AMPLIFi FX100, AMPLIFi 150 und AMPLIFi 75. Kann ich die AMPLIFi Remote App auch mit dem Sonic Port oder Mobile In verwenden? Nein, die AMPLIFi Remote App ist ausschließlich kompatibel mit Dateien des AMPLIFi FX100, AMPLIFi 150 und AMPLIFi 75. Wofür ist der USB Anschluss auf der Rückseite des FX100? Dieser hat momentan keine Funktion. In der Zukunft soll dieser jedoch eine Funktion zugewiesen bekommen. Wo kann ich mein FX100 registrieren? Nachdem Sie sich bei Line 6 angemeldet haben. (Benutzerkontoerstellung.) können Sie auf diese Seite klicken: Registrierung. Und dort die Seriennummer des FX100 eingeben. Die Seriennummer fängt mit (21)PTM an. Geben Sie hier einfach die fehlenden Zahlen ein. Wo kann ich ein Feedback oder Verbesserungsvorschläge hinterlassen? Besuchen Sie bitte dazu unsere IdeaScale Webseite und erzählen Sie uns von Ihren Ideen. Gibt es ein Forum auf dem ich mich mit anderen AMPLIFi Nutzern unterhalten kann? Wir haben ein Forum speziell für das AMPLIFi FX100. Wo kann ich Informationen über die Garantie meines Produktes finden? Alle Informationen über Garantien können Sie HIER finden. Was kann ich tun wenn mein FX100 repariert werden muss? Alle Informationen über Raparturen können Sie HIER finden. AMPLIFi: Mode d’emploi Liste complète des amplificateurs, baffles et effets de l’AMPLIFi AMPLIFi FX100 : Spécifications : 8 effets simultanément Plus que 200 amplificateurs, effets et baffles 100 presets à bord et presets illimités avec l’application AMPLIFi Changez les Presets et changez les banques avec 4 commutateurs au pied de qualité professionnelle. Diffusion Bluetooth pour jouer en même temps que votre musique. (Compatible avec iOS, Android, Mac et PC) Construction robuste avec châssis métallique pliée. Poids : 3.3 kg Dimensions : 7.6cm x 45.1cm x 23.5cm Entrée 6.35mm (1/4 pouces) Sortie 6.35mm pour les écouteurs, des sorties symétriques stéréos et une 6.35mm sortie d’amplificateur. Tap tempo/tuner Application AMPLIFi Remote : Spécifications : Compatible avec iOS 7.0+ Plus que 70 Amplificateurs, 100 effets et 20 baffles. 8 effets simultanément. Contrôlez l’AMPLIFi à distance. La tonalité s’adapte automatiquement pour les sons parfaits pour jouer en même temps avec votre musique. Accédez milliers de tons en ligne. Partagez des tons dans le cloud. Sauvegardez et enregistrez des tons illimités dans le cloud. De quels appareils est-ce que l’AMPLIFi peut diffuser du audio Bluetooth ? AMPLIFi peut diffuser de l’audio Bluetooth de tous les appareils Android, IOS, Mac et PC qui ont des connexions Bluetooth. Comment est-ce que je peux coupler mon AMPLIFi FX100 avec un autre appareil Bluetooth ? Mettez l’AMPLIFi en mode „Pairing‘ en appuyant sur le bouton Bluetooth sur le dessus de l’AMPLIFi. Le bouton commence de clignoter que veut dire que l’AMPLIFi est en mode de couplage. Dans les options de Bluetooth de votre appareil, une entrée « AMPLIFi FX100 » s’affichera. Sélectez l’entrée « AMPLIFi FX100 » et couplez les appareils. Le LED s’arrête de clignoter et s’allume continué. Quels sont les appareils Apple iOS compatibles avec l’AMPLIFi Remote ? iPhone 5S iPhone 5C iPhone 5 iPhone 4S iPhone 4 iPad 4 iPad 3 iPad 2 iPad mini iPod 5 Comment est-ce que je peux faire une mise à jour pour le firmware de l’AMPLIFi ? Nous recommandons toujours que vous avez la version dernière du firmware de votre amplificateur AMPLIFi. Notre application AMPLIFi Remote vous informe chaque fois qu’une mise à jour de firmware est disponible. Comme ça vous savez toujours si vous avez la dernière version. Suivez les instructions ICI. Quelle version Bluetooth est-ce que l’AMPLIFi utilise ? Quels codecs sont soutenus ? L’AMPLIFi soutien Bluetooth 2.1 et uniquement le codec SBC. Comment est-ce que je peux réinitialiser l’AMPLIFi FX100 ? Maintenez le bouton Master Volume et le commutateur TAP pendant vous mettez l’appareil sous tension. Qu’est-ce que je peux faire si j’ai des problèmes de connexion Bluetooth avec mon AMPLIFi FX100? Vous pouvez trouver le dépannage Bluetooth ICI. Qu’est-ce que je peux faire si j’ai des problèmes de de connexion avec l’application AMPLIFi Remote si je bascule beaucoup entre des applications sur mon appareil iOS ? C’est important de savoir que l’application AMPLIFi Remote en plus d’établir une connexion Bluetooth avec l’AMPLIFi, il a une fonction « Sync » secondaire. À chaque fois vous minimisez ou fermez l’application, l’application doit rétablir la connexion avec l’AMPLIFi même si l’appareil rapporte que l’AMPLIFi est connecté via Bluetooth. Rouvrir l’application rétablira la connexion. Regardez à l’application AMPLIFi Remote si l’application rapporte que l’AMPLIFi FX100 est « connected », vous pouvez utiliser l’application. Si l’application ne reconnecte pas automatiquement, vous devez la fermer et rouvrir. Est-ce que l’application peut diffuser de la musique d’iCloud ? Non, l’application peut seulement jouer de la musique enregistrée sur votre appareil iOS. Dans les réglages de l’application vous pouvez activer la fonction « Hide Songs Not On Device », comme ça vous pouvez voir seulement la musique enregistré sur l’appareil iOS. Comment est-ce que je peux chercher pour on ton si je n’ai pas la chanson ou l’artiste dans ma bibliothèque ? Pour chercher un ton spécifique, cliquez la bibliothèque dans l’application Remote, choisissez un n’importe quel artiste, album et chanson. Cliquez la chanson. L’application joue la chanson et vous offre une liste de tons qui correspondent avec cette chanson. À la fin de la liste vous pouvez trouver « Search Tone Cloud » pour chercher des tons sans avoir la chanson ou l'artiste dans votre bibliothèque. Est-ce que je peux utiliser AMPLIFi Remote pour charger ou modifier des fichiers des autres produits Line6 ? L’application est uniquement compatible avec les ficher de sons créé avec l’AMPLIFi FX100, AMPLIFi 150 et AMPLIFi 75. Est-ce que ce peux utiliser l’AMPLIFi Remote avec Line 6 Mobile In ou Sonic Port ? L’application est uniquement compatible avec les ficher de sons créé avec l’AMPLIFi FX100, AMPLIFi 150 et AMPLIFi 75. Pourquoi est-ce que mon FX100 a une connexion USB ? Au moment, la connexion n’est pas utilisée. Il a été mis là pour une utilisation future. Ou est-ce que je peux registrer mon AMPLIFi FX100 ? Après vous aves créez un compte Line 6 ICI, vous pouvez cliquez ICI pour registrer votre FX100. Entrez le numéro de série que vous pouvez trouver sur le fond. La numéro commence par (21)PTM, remplissez les nombres absents. Ou est-ce que je peux fournir une rétroaction ou faire une suggestion sur l’AMPLIFi FX100 ? Visitez notre IdeaScale ICI et faites nous part de vos idées. Est-ce qu’il-y en a un forum ou je peux discuter l’AMPLIFi FX100 avec autres utilisateurs de l’AMPLIFi FX100 ? Nous avons on forum en particulier pour l’AMPLIFi FX100 ICI. Où puis-je trouver des informations sur la garantie qui est inclus avec l’AMPLIFi FX100 ? Vous pouvez trouver tous les informations sur les garanties ICI. Qu’est-ce que je peux faire si mon FX100 a besoin d’une réparation ? Vous pouvez trouver tous les informations sur les réparations ICI.
  11. Deutsch Français If the Onboard expression pedal of the POD HD500 does not sweep through parameter values as it normally would, you may need to perform a pedal calibration to reset the functionality of the expression pedal: Hold the down the RIGHT ARROW button on the 4 Way Nav Pad while powering the unit on, until you see the Test Mode screen (Pedal Cal, etc.), and then proceed with the steps below: If not already selected, use on the 4 Way Nav Pad to select Pedal Cal as shown above. Press the VIEW button. Set the pedal to the minimum "heel" position, then press the A footswitch to set a value for the Duty Cycle. You'll see the value set to "100". Set the pedal to the maximum "toe" position, then press the B footswitch to set a value for the Duty Cycle. Again, you'll see the value set to "100",as in step 3. Press the C footswitch to prepare for automatic selection of the Scaled Pedal Value and move the pedal from min. to max. You should see the Scaled Pedal Values read "0" at the heel position and "255" and the toe position. If you get values other than 0 and 255, power off and repeat these steps, starting at step 1. Press the D footswitch to save the settings. You be returned to the Test Mode screen and the Pedal Cal item will show to indicated that the pedal calibration is complete! Power your device off and back on again to start using it. ***Please Note: Re-calibration of the POD HD500's expression pedal is necessary after performing a Global Settings reset. Instructions for how to perform a Global Settings reset is available here. Pedal-Kalibrierung des POD HD500 Wenn das Onboard Pedal des POD HD500 nicht mehr normal über die Parameterwerte geht, müssen Sie wahrscheinlich das Pedal neu kalibrieren um das Pedal wieder funktionstüchtig zu machen: Halten Sie den rechten Pfeil (>) des Steuerkreuzes gedrückt während Sie das Gerät anschalten bis der "Test Mode" Bildschirm erscheint. (Pedal Cal., u.s.w.) Fahren Sie dann wiefolgt fort: Sofern noch nicht ausgewählt, klicken Sie mit dem Steuerkreuz "Pedal Cal."an. Drücken Sie den "VIEW" Knopf. Setzen Sie das Pedal auf die minimale Fersen-Position (hinteren Teil nach unten drücken), drücken Sie dann den Fußschalter A um den Wert des Tastgrades einzustellen. Der Wert wird sich auf 100 stellen. Setzen Sie das Pedal auf die maximale Zehen-Position (vorderen Teil nach unten drücken), drücken Sie den Fußschalter B um den Wert des Tastgrades einzustellen. Hier wird der Wert sich wiederum auf 100 stellen. Drücken Sie nun den Fußschalter C um die automatische Auswahl des Wertes des skalierten Pedals aufzurufen. Bewegen Sie dann das Pedal vom Minumum zum Maximum. Der Wert dieses "Scaled Pedal Value" sollte hier 0 lauten auf der Position der Ferse und 255 auf der Position der Zehen. Wenn Sie hier andere Werte als 0 und 255 bekommen müssen Sie das Gerät abschalten und bei Schritt 1. anfangen. Drücken Sie den Fußschalter D um die Einstellungen zu speichern. Das Gerät wird wieder zurück auf das Test Modus Fenster gehen und "Pedal Cal." Wird ein "P" anzeigen, welches bedeutet, dass die Kalibrierung vollständig ist. Schalten Sie Ihr Gerät ab und starten Sie es wieder. ***Achtung, die Neukalibrierung des Pedals des POD HD500 ist nötig, nachdem Sie die globalen Einstellungen zurückgesetzt haben. Hier können Sie eine Anleitung zur Zurücksetzung der globalen Einstellungen finden. Calibration de la pédale POD HD500 Si la pédale à bord du POD HD500 ne balayage plus les valeurs des paramètres comme normalement, vous devez recalibrer la pédale pour réparer la pédale: Maintenez la flèche droite (>) de votre navigation pendant vous démarrez l'appareil jusqu'à ce que la fenêtre "Test Mode" s'ouvre. (Pedal Cal., etc.) Maintenant faites ceci: Si ce n'est pas encore choisissé, cliquez "Pedal Cal". Avec la navigation. Poussez le bouton "VIEW". Mettez la pédale à la position talon, la position minimale (poussez avec le talon), cliquez le commutateur au pied A pour régler la valeur du rapport cyclique. La valeur s'adapte à 100. Mettez la pédale à la position orteils, la position maximale (poussez avec les orteils), cliquez le commutateur au pied B pour régler la valeur du rapport cyclique. La valeur s'adapte à 100. Poussez le commutateur au pied C pour ouvrir la sélection automatique de la valeur de la pédale mise à l'échelle. Déplacez la pédale du minimum au maximum. La valeur doit être "0" sur la position talon et "255" sur la position orteils. Si vous recevez d'autres valeurs, redémarrez l'appareil et commencer par l'étape 1. Poussez le commutateur au pied D pour enregistrer les réglages. L'appareil revient à la fenêtre "Test Mode" et "Pedal Cal." A est marqué avec un "P" qui veut dire que la calibration est terminée. Redémarrez votre POD HD. ***Attention, la recalibration de la pédale du POD HD500 est nécessaire après une réinitialisation de la configuration globale. Ici vous pouvez trouver des instructions concernant cette réinitialisation.
  12. Deutsch Français This document explains how to update the Spider IV (75, 120, 150, 150HD) using the FBV Mk II and Line 6 Monkey using Windows XP, Vista, 7, and Mac OSX 10.4.11, 10.5.8, and 10.6.x. Before you get started, you will need to have your Spider IV connected to the FBV Mk II (Express or Shortboard) using a CAT-5 cable, and you will need to have your FBV Mk II unit connected to an open USB port on the back of your computer (do not use a USB hub). Be sure that your computer is connected to the internet. Here is a video that shows you how to update your Spider: Close out any other applications running on your computer before updating the amp. This update has been successfully performed many times by our users. If you experience connection/timeout issues: Try another USB cable. Ensure that the pedal is NOT connected to the computer through a USB hub. Avoid plugging into USB ports found on keyboards, monitors, or laptop docks. Make sure to connect the interface into a USB port directly into the computer, especially into the back of a desktop. If problems persist, make sure to try to get a connection on all of the USB ports on your computer. If you continue to not get a good connection, you should try the update on another computer, as the first one may have a configuration issue. It is best to also try on a different network in the event your network's configuration is causing the connection issues. Satellite internet, dial-up connections and tethering to a phone are not supported by Line 6. Line 6 Monkey Instructions: 1) Run Line 6 Monkey and you will be asked which unit you want to work with. Highlight the Spider IV unit and select “OK”. 2) If Monkey asks you to register your gear, you can select “remind me later”. 3) Highlight “flash memory”, then select “update selection”. 4) If Monkey asks you to register your gear, you can select “remind me later”. 5) Select “Yes” to continue. 6) Select "I Accept" for the software agreement and select “continue”. 7) Select “Yes” to update the Flash memory. 8) Allow the unit to go through the update process. This can take up to 5 minutes. 9) Select “OK” when the update is finished. 10) You will see a green check mark in from of flash memory to show it is now up to date. Das Aktualisierungsverfahren des Spider IV (75, 120, 150, 150HD) anhand eines FBV MkII via Monkey Software wird in diesem Dokument erläutert, für Windows XP, Vista, 7 sowie Mac OSX 10.4.11, 10.5.8 und 10.6.x. Bevor Sie aber loslegen müssen Sie erst das FBV MkII (Shortboard oder Express) via USB an den Computer und mit CAT-5 (RJ45) Kabel an den Spider IV anschließen. Stellen Sie außerdem sicher, dass der Computer eine Internetverbindung hat. Wie aktualisiere ich mein Spider IV: Video. (nur in englisch verfügbar) Schließen Sie alle anderen Programme auf Ihrem Computer bevor Sie das Update starten. Sollten Sie Probleme bei der Aktualisierung haben dann: Versuchen Sie ein anderes USB Kabel, Schließen Sie das Pedal auf keinen Fall über einen USB Hub an. Stecken Sie das Gerät immer direkt hinten in den Computer. Testen Sie es mit allen USB Ports, die zur Verfügung stehen. Wenn Sie immernoch Probleme haben, versuchen Sie das Update auf einem anderen Computer durchzuführen denn es kann auch an der Konfiguration des Computers liegen. Sie können zudem noch ein anderes Netzwerk austesten, denn eventuell hat Monkey Verbindungsprobleme. Anweisungen zum Update: Starten Sie Line 6 Monkey und es sollte Sie auswählen lassen, mit welchem Gerät Sie arbeiten wollen. Markieren Sie den Spider IV und klicken Sie dann auf „OK“. Wenn Monkey Sie fragt, ob Sie das Gerät registrieren wollen, dann können Sie auch „Remind me later“ anklicken. Markieren Sie „Flash Memory“ und klicken Sie dann auf „Update Selection“. Wenn Monkey Sie fragt, ob Sie das Gerät registrieren wollen, dann können Sie auch „Remind me later“ anklicken. Klicken Sie „Yes“ um fortzufahren. Klicken Sie „I Accept“ und dann „Continue“. Klicken Sie „Yes“ um Flash Memory zu aktualisieren, dies kann einige Minuten dauern. Drücken Sie „OK“ sobald das Update fertig ist. Vor dem Flash Memory sollten Sie nun ein grünes Häkchen sehen, welches angibt, dass das Update vollständig ist. Ce document explique comment vous pouvez mettre le Spider IV (75, 120,150 et 150HD) à jour en utilisant un Shortboard/Express MkII sur un ordinateur Microsoft et Mac OSX 10.4.11, 10.5.8 et 10.6.X. Connectez votre FBV MkII au Spider IV. Connectez le FBV MkII avec un câble USB à votre ordinateur, n’utilisez pas un hub USB. Vérifiez si l’ordinateur est connecté à l’internet. Ici, un vidéo que vous montre le processus. (en anglais) Fermez tous les autres programmes avant la mise à jour. Si vous avez de problèmes avec l’installation : Éssayez un autre câble USB. Toujours connectez le câble USB dans l’arrière de l’ordinateur. Éssayez tous les ports USB. Éssayez un autre ordinateur, c’est possible que l’ordinateur a des problèmes de configuration. Éssayez un autre réseau, c’est possible que la configuration du réseau cause des problèmes. Instructions Line 6 Monkey : Démarrez Line 6 Monkey, le programme vous donne le choix quel appareil vous voulez utiliser. Sélectez le Spider IV et cliquez « OK ». Si Monkey veut registrer votre appareil, vous pouvez cliquer sur « Remind me later ». Sélectez Flash Memory et cliquez sur « Update Selection ». Si Monkey veut registrer votre appareil, vous pouvez cliquer sur « Remind me later ». Cliquez « Yes » pour continuer. Cliquez « I Accept » et « Continuer ». Cliquez « Yes » pour mettre à jour le Flash Memory. Après l’installation (jusqu'à 5 minutes), cliquez « OK ». Maintenant, vous pouvez voir une coche verte à côté de Flash Memory.
  13. Line 6 Expression Pedal (EX-1) FAQ

    Q: What are the specs for the Line 6 EX-1 Expression Pedal? A: The Line6 expression pedal is a passive 10K ohm mono linear taper pot, using a standard 1/4 inch mono instrument cable. Q: Do I need to reprogram my changes with the EX-1 every time I plug the pedal in? A: You do not need to restart your effect unit everytime you want to reset the expression pedal. Your expression pedal settings will remain the way you set them up regardless of effect knob settings. Your expression pedal settings can be saved to the effects parameters saved by the footswitches. Q: What are the weight and dimensions of the EX1 Expression Pedal? A: Line 6 Weights & Dimensions Q: Can I use the Line 6 EX-1 Expression Pedal to control the volume, wah, or tweak function on my Line 6 product? A: Yes. Simply plug the EX-1 Expression Pedal into either the "PEDAL 1" jack or the "EXPRESSION PEDAL" jack on the back of the device. Q: How do I use the Ex-1 with a POD unit when connected to the unit or an FBV shortboard? A: Press the "Edit" button then turn the "select" knob until you see the "wah | volume" page. On the volume side, select or highlight "Assign" with the third soft button located under the main display. Turn the "Effect Tweak" knob to change from volume to Tweak. In the updated PODxt, these parameters are changed on the page after the "wah/volume" page. By changing from volume to tweak you have engaged to EX-1 to control any function that comes under "tweak". To find out what's under the tweak selection, turn the "Select" knob to the next page where you will see "FX Tweak | tempo". on the FX tweak side you may scroll through the stomp tweaks, delay tweaks, mod tweaks etc. Make sure if you select say the delay time, the delay button light must be on and so with the other effects. Q: How do I use an EX-1 Expression Pedal with a Stomp Box Modeling Pedal? A: See the following document for information on how to use the EX-1 with your Four button modeling pedal: Expression Pedal & Stompbox Modeler Pedal FAQ Q: My expression pedal just stopped working. What happened? A: If too much weight is put on the pedal when it is in the heel down position, the foot rest (top half of the pedal) can become disconnected from the control pot in the base (bottom half of the pedal). To fix this, simply unscrew the bottom plate of the pedal and push the foot rest into the heel down position, then (with your finger) push the metal plate that is connected to the control pot down until the brass pin in the foot rest clicks into the center slot of the metal plate. You may need to pull the toe end of the foot rest away from the base to do this. Be careful, as too much force could crack the foot rest. Put it back together and it should work fine.
  14. JM4 FAQ

    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 locations CANNOT be overwritten, but are modifiable and storeable to any of the 36 User-Preset Locations. Inputs: 1/4" Instrument (guitar, bass), XLR mic (no Phantom Power), CD/mp3 player (1/8" stereo input), 1/4" Auxiliary. Outputs: Unbalanced dual-mono audio signal appearing in both left and right outputs on amplifier and headphone jacks. Product Dimensions: 12.5" (L) x 7.5" (W) x 3.25" (D) Weight: 4.1 lbs. Power Adapter: included Line 6 PX-2 only (Specs: 9V AC, 2000mA, 2.5mm diameter). No battery power option available. SD Memory Card: FAT 16, 16-bit Mono/44.1K .wav file (ONLY) import capability, 2 GB maximum capacity; SD Card NOT INCLUDED. Card function is for transferring of properly formatted .wav files from computer to JM-4; will NOT record to SD Card directly whatsoever. Note: Only SD Cards function properly; there is no support for usage of mini-flash cards with an SD Card adapter. For reference on functionality of SD card related tasks, please refer to the JM-4 Advanced User’s Guide, found on the Manuals page. Application Q: How do I record from both the Guitar and Mic inputs at the same time on the JM-4 Looper? A: You can only record from either the Guitar input or the Mic/Aux input using the Record Select button on the left side of the pedal, but not both at the same time. The AUX input can be routed to be recorded in conjunction with either the Guitar input for guitar amp and effect processing, or the Mic input with the vocal processing effects by holding down the Record Select button, then selecting your routing option from the screen. Known Issues -Quick Capture = Hold the UNDO switch and then hold down REC switch (not REC + UNDO as it is silkscreened on the unit). In other words, first step on UNDO switch and keep it held down while also stepping on REC switch. -The "Clip" LED lights up upon powering up the JM-4. This is normal power-up behavior. -Some of the Artist/Song Presets from the original Spider III release were not included in the JM-4 release due to space restrictions. -The Guitar Tone Presets (70’s sounds by Song Title) are simply guitar tones. They are not backing tracks. The backing tracks on the JM-4 are original compositions written and recorded by studio musicians specifically for Line 6 Spider Jam and JM-4 products. Registration & Warranty Q: How do I register my JM-4? A: You can register any Line 6 product to your account here: Registration. Q: What is the warranty on the JM-4? A: Twelve months from the date of purchase. Authorized Line 6 Service Centers will need you to provide a copy of the purchase receipt to validate date for warranty processing. Please be sure to have those materials ready, should you need to get your unit serviced under warranty. Troubleshooting & Service Q: How do I troubleshoot my Line 6 Pedal? A: Please refer to the Line 6 Pedal Troubleshooting FAQ Q: How do I perform a Factory Reset on the JM-4? A: Power on the unit while holding the Settings/Tone button down for 5-8 seconds. Q: I’m hearing this background noise present when using the JM-4, what should I check? A: Check to make sure the Mic Trim knob is turned OFF when not using the microphone input. Q: I am noticing clipping and or popping sounds on my backing tracks? A: Some backing tracks are louder than others and may clip. If you notice clipping occuring you can lower the song/drums playback level until the clipping is no longer heard. Replacement Parts & Manuals Some replacement parts are available from the Line 6 Store. If you are looking for the manual, please go to the Manuals section. jm4 presets.pdf jm4 presets.xls jm4 user banks.xls spiderjam loops and presets-1.pdf
  15. Q: Will the Stompbox Modelers work with other instruments besides guitar? Yes, the Stomp Box Modelers will work with just about any "instrument level" device including bass guitar. Q: How can I reset my DL4 to the factory presets? A: You can reset your pedal to the factory settings by powering it up with the A and D footswitches held down - the power is turned on and off on the modeler pedals by inserting a plug into the left mono input jack. Q: How can I set up my DL4 in an effects chain? What kind of power supply does the DL4 require? A: For information on setting up your DL4 in an effects chain or power supply information, please click here. Q: Does the DL4 have reverb? A: The DL4 delay Modeler does not have reverb. It has 15 different delay models and a loop sampler. Q: What are some features and functions of the looper? A: The DL4 Loop Sampler function operates at 14 seconds to summed mono outputs at regular speed, and 28 seconds at half speed. A loop sampled and played at normal speed, then switched to half speed, will drop the pitch an octave. A loop sampled and played at half speed will play back at normal pitch. If the speed is then returned to normal, the pitch will be raised an octave. When the DL4 is in 1/2 speed mode, the sampling rate and consequently the bandwidth have been halfed. This shouldn't be very noticeable though as this halfed bandwidth is still wider than most standard electric guitar amps. If you were using the unit with a very clean, bright electric guitar (or acoustic guitar)and monitoring through studio monitors, you may notice the change in bandwidth. While in "Loop Sampler" mode, the DL4 will receive signal through each of its two inputs simultaneously. The input signal will then be summed to mono, sampled and then sent to the two outputs. In order to sample both inputs separately (or in stereo), the unit would have required two separate sample processors and a lot more RAM. Needless to say, this would have increased the cost of the unit dramatically. All other DL4 "Delay Models" will however have a discrete left and right stereo output. Q: How can I use an EX-1 Expression pedal with my DL4? A: For information on using an EX-1 expression pedal with the DL4, please click here. Q: How is the Expression pedal implemented in the loop/sampler portion of the DL4? Can you adjust the feedback level of the loop (so loops start to fade), or just the mix of loop in the output signal? A: The expression pedal works the same way in the Loop Sampler mode as it does in the regular delay mode. You can set the toe-down position of the pedal to one setting of the knobs (excluding the model selector knob) and the heel-down position to another setting. For example you could have the toe-down position set for the loop mix (mix knob) at maximum, the delay level (tweez) at medium, the delay modulation (tweak)at minimum, the delay repeats at half-way, and the delay time set fast (say 3 o'clock). You could then put the pedal in the heel-down position and set the knobs for the loop level at minimum, the delay level at maximum, the modulation at minimum, the repeats at minimum and the delay time long (say 9 o'clock). Now when you're playing (and the play/stop button is switched on), putting the pedal in the toe down position will give you the loop at full volume, pre-loop delay that is of medium volume volume with no modulation and a fast time. When you switch to heel-down, you'd get no loop (even with the play/stop button switched on)with a long single delay that is very loud. Yes it will remember your settings after you turn the DL4 off. The loop sampler can either play the loop indefinitely (until you hit the stop button)or play it one time only then stop (Button C). It will not trail off on it's own. You would have to use the expression pedal to ride it's level. Q: On the stomp-box modelers, how do I turn on the alternate (delay trails) bypass and what does it do? A: Alternate Bypass will allow the delay to remain in the signal (fade off into the distance) when the pedal is turned off, where True Bypass will stop the delay as soon as the pedal is turned off. Alternate bypass mode should prevent any drop in volume level when the pedal is engaged. In addition, it will not cut off delay trails in a long delay setting. To switch between true bypass and alternate bypass mode, you will need to hold down the a and c buttons at the same time for at least three seconds while inserting the left mono input(which will turn on the unit) to initialize alternate bypass. It will remember the selected bypass mode. Since it's a simple toggle, if you want to switch back, just repeat the process. Q: I'm having a hard time getting my bass loops to sync up with my drum tracks. It almost sounds as though the bass loops are slowing down. Is that possible? Or are there some tricks to getting the loops right on the money? A: What you are experiencing is caused by the fact that it is very difficult to record a perfectly timed loop. Even if the original loop is off by the slightest amount of time, that time will be compounded with every repeat of the loop. Example: if the end of the loop is 1ms off, after 10 loops the guitar parts are now 10ms faster or slower than the drum parts. After 15 loops it will have a 15ms difference etc...You may need to re-sample the loop if after using it 6-8 times it doesn't match perfectly. With practice, you will get the feel of the correctly timed loop. Q: Can I make the sampled loop louder without overpowering my guitar? A: While in the LOOP SAMPLER mode, a simple turn of the MIX knob should enable you to control the level of the initial loops. Also, using the DL4 with a Line 6 EX-1 Expression Pedal will enable you to "morph" between two different MIX settings on the fly, from the floor, in real time. Simply place the EX-1 in the "heel down" position and program the pedal to your first desired setting. Next, put the EX-1 in the toe down position and program your second desired setting. Now, move the pedal back and forth and morph away baby! More information on the DL4 can be found at our Stomp Box Modelers product page. Q: What is the "suppressed carrier" frequency of the ring modulator patch? Is it fixed, or does it change with the variable waveform control (tweak or tweez)? A: It is variable and controlled via the tweak knob. 0 = sine, 10 = square wave. Q: How do I get the "Alvin Lee" dotted eighth note rhythm or "U2/Edge" delay from the DL4 pedal? A: The Alvin Lee Dotted Eighth Note Rhythm: The "Alvin Lee" sound is a single slap-back repeat. To set it up: 1. Tap the dotted eighth rhythm into the Digital Delay model. 2. Set Repeats, Tweak and Tweez to zero and the mix to 1:00. It may seem difficult to tap that rhythm in with your foot, but with a little practice, it becomes pretty easy. There is no preset delay value of a dotted eighth rhythm in the Rhythmic Delay model. The "U2 / Edge" Delay: The "U2/Edge" sound has 1.5 to 2 repeats on each of the stereo delays. To set this up: 1. Set the delay model to stereo delay and the unit automatically defaults to the "U2" sound. The Edge delay is actually a dotted eighth rhythm on the left side and a quarter note rhythm on the right side. The way to adjust the delay to this sound is to set the delay time to 11:00, repeats to 7:30, Tweak to 11:30, Tweez to 7:30 and mix to 1:00. If you want the tempo to be faster, just move the Delay Time and Tweak knobs a little counter-clockwise. You will have to make adjustments by ear to get that perfect "dotted eighth and quarter note" sound. The default Tap Tempo rhythm for the models is a quarter note. It is not possible to change this default rhythm. The only solution would be to save the presets with a different rhythm. This would allow for six presets if you used the optional expression pedal.
  16. 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 upon save. This means that when you recall a patch with your expression pedal in the heel position, assuming the expression pedal is set to control a tweak parameter (IE: delay mix), the patch will recall the value you saved the tweak at (IE:Delay Mix 80%) and not the PHYSICAL PEDAL POSITION of the expression pedal (IE: Heel position or NO DELAY MIX) This behavior is similar to the way the POD XTL and Vetta works.
  17. Vetta 2.5 Known Issues

    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 CONTROL. Scroll to Page 4 that say PEDAL 1. Use the black knob under DEST to assign PEDAL 1 to a different parameter (an fx you are not using on the patch), Go to page 5 and if PEDAL 2 is set to POST DELAY MIX, follow the same instructions above. Select SAVE twice to save the changes. Gain/Drive Reversal When Using Line 6 Edit Drive and gain for distortion effects are reversed when loaded into Line 6 Edit: After loading a tone or changing the model selection, the drive and gain values for distortion effects are reversed when comparing the amp display to Line 6 edit. When adjusting the drive or gain using Line 6 Edit or the amp, the correct control moves and jumps to match the value of the one you are moving. This effects all distortion effects, and also happens when loading a tone.
  18. Tonecore Pedals You can set up any of the Line 6 Tonecore pedals the same way that you would any other stomp box. Plug your guitar into the input of the pedal and plug the output of the pedal into the next step in your chain, whether it be another pedal or an amp. If you are using many pedals, you may need to arrange the order to get the best sound, especially if you have boutique pedals with very high output or stereo effect pedals that require a stereo input/output (please see the information below regarding common effect chain setups). Once you have your pedal(s) setup, give it some power either from the Line 6 DC-1 adapter or a 9 volt battery, stomp on it to turn it on, and ROCK OUT!!! Note: All Line 6 Tonecore pedals are designed for instrument level input, but have no problem being placed between the guitar and the amplifier or in an amplifier's effect loop. Q: Are the ToneCore pedals "True Bypass" when I disengage the effect? A: No, the Tonecore pedal will still have the audio signal running through the processor, but you will not hear the effect. Common Effect Chain Order: Pedals are often set up in the following categories from the guitar input to the amp: Dynamic control: Constrictor (compressor) Filter control: Otto Filter, FM-4 Overdrive/Distortion: Crunchtone, Dr. Distorto, Uber Metal, DM-4 Modulation: Liqua-Flange (Flanger), Space Chorus, Tap Tremolo, Roto Machine, MM-4 Time based: Echo Park (Delay), DL-4, Verbzilla (Reverb) Please remember that this is only a guide, and many players will vary this setup order depending on personal preferences. You can find more information on effect pedal chains at http://www.harmonycentral.com/articles. Other tips for getting a better tone: - Use the highest quality cables you can afford - Use the shortest cable lengths possible between units - Confirm that all of your power needs are coming from the same source (to avoid ground loops) Q: Is there any way to combine sounds on a Line 6 Stompbox or Tonecore? For example, what if I want some chorus and tremolo at the same time? A: The Line 6 pedals are designed to play a single effect model at a time. Due to the high processing demands of modulation circuits, having the option of using more than one of the effects at time would have compromised the processing power dedicated to each effect and would have resulted in lower quality sound. Q: How can I do a factory reset on my Stomp Box Modeling Pedal? A: Have the power supply connected and press & hold A & D ('Tap' on the DL-4) button while plugging in your guitar to the left mono input. Q: Are the Four-Button Stomp Box Modeling pedals True Bypass" when I disengage the effect? A: The Four-Button Stomp Box Modeling pedals are "true bypass", meaning that the audio signal is sent directly from the input jack to the output jack. You can disable the "True Bypass" by holding the first and the third buttons (from the left) when powering the unit (inputing instrument cable into the left Mono input) to hear the effect after the effect is disengaged (i.e. trailing delays). Q: When I activate a channel on my Stompbox Modeler, I get the same sound no matter which model I have selected on the dial. A: Line 6 Stompbox Modelers use a combination of "live" controls and stored settings so it can be a little confusing a first. When you press one of the preset buttons, you are recalling the stored sound saved in that location regardless of where the model select knob is positioned. When you rotate the model select knob, you switch to that model and the associated control positions for it are recalled. The rest of the controls become active as you adjust them. Once you have a sound you like be sure to save it to one of the channels because once you switch to another channel, it's gone. Q: I am noticing a volume boost/loss when I engage my Four button modeling pedal. Why is this? A: The "True Bypass" mode will not have any noticeable effect on the signal path, so there will be very little change in overall volume when the pedal is disengaged. If the pedal is engaged at all time (i.e. allowing trailing delays) you may notice a slight increase in volume as the pedal is always active. These type of volume effects can be minimized by using the previous tone tips recommended and/or using a looping system (i.e. Voodoo Lab's Pedal Switcher or GCX) for larger pedal configurations. Q: How should I power my Line 6 Pedals? A: We recommend using the Line 6 DC-1 for the Tonecore pedals, PX-2 AC Power Supply for the 4-button stompboxes, or the Voodoo Lab Pedal Power units for powering pedals. The Pedal Power 2 Plus can power up to 6 Tonecore pedals and two Modeling pedals at once, and the Voodoo Lab Pedal Power AC can power up to 4 Modeling pedals. Other power supplies may not deliver consistent voltage and are not supported by Line 6. Q: What are the specifications for Line 6 power supplies? A: Power Supply F.A.Q. Q: Can I run my Line 6 Modelling pedal in a parallel or series FX loop? A: Line 6 does not support the use of any Line 6 Four Button modeling pedal in an effect loop as the Line 6 Modeling pedals are designed for instrument level (guitar/bass output) to be inserted between the instrument and the amplifier. The signal strength of a line level signal (i.e. an effect loop) can cause the input buffers to fail. Q: What if I have a level control on my FX Loop? A: It is up to the player to determine how to set the effect loop level according to personal taste, but Line 6 does not recommend placing any Line 6 Four Button modeling pedal in an effect loop. The send would need to be reduced to approximate a guitar level signal (i.e., -22db, 1.5v pp max, etc). The problem with this is that you rely on the modeling pedal for make up gain, which if you tailored the input would result in higher noise floor. If a loop is the only desirable way to connect a Line 6 Modeling pedal, you will need a -22db pad on the front end and a +20db buffer on the output to make up the gain. Q: Can I run a tuner out of an unused output of a Line 6 pedal? A: There is no technical reason why this would not work, although some users have noticed noise in their system when this is done. Q: Are the Stompbox Modelers MIDI compatible? Are they able to exchange patches and/or other information with the POD and other Line 6 products? A: In order for two digital devices to communicate with one another, i.e. exchange patches and/or other MIDI information, they must both have MIDI In and Out capabilities. The "Stomp Box Modelers" do not feature MIDI compatibility; thus they are unable to communicate with other MIDI devices.
  19. ToneCore Pedals FAQ

    Q: What are ToneCore pedals?A: ToneCore pedals are the 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), and 9 Volt operation (or optional power supply). Q: Are ToneCore pedals "true bypass"? A: No. However, they use an FET style switching that removes the A/D converter from the audio when in Bypass. That being said, it is unlikely that you will notice any change in your tone as FET's are extremely quiet and very fast. Q: Are the ToneCore pedals buffered? A: Yes, all the Tonecore pedals are buffered. Q: Are the ToneCore pedals "true stereo"? Which models have stereo inputs/outputs? A: The following Tonecore pedals are true stereo (stereo inputs and outputs): The Tap Tremolo, Space Chorus, and Echo park. Q: What kind of connections do the ToneCore pedals utilize? A: All ToneCore pedals have unbalanced input and output jacks. Q: Does the delay have a looper?A: No. If you need looping controls and more elaborate delay features, the Line 6 DL4 sets the standard with 14 seconds of loop time, half-speed, and loop reverse. Q: How does the tap tempo work on the various pedals? A: ToneCore pedals feature a unique 2-IN-1 step footswitch used setting the tempo for time-based effects. 1) On all effects, step firmly on the footswitch to turn the effect On and Off. 2) On the effects like delay or tremolo, tap lightly on the footswitch a couple times to set the effect tempo. Q: Will the mono dock tap feature work with stereo modules? A: Yes, the tap feature will work the same in either a mono or stereo dock. Q: How do I power my ToneCore unit? A: The Line 6 DC-1 will power one unit at a time, or you can use a standard 9v battery that tests at 9 volts or higher. Avoid using the Line 6 PX-2 power supply (used with the POD series units), as it can damage your Tonecore unit. The DC-1 can be purchased directly from the Line 6 Store. Q: Can I daisy chain Tone Core pedals on a power supply?A: No, you will want to use isolated power supplies for each ToneCore. The Pedal Power 2 Plus can power up to 6 Tonecore pedals and two Modeling pedals at once. Q: What's the difference between these and the big stomp box modelers? A: The new ToneCores are standard, single button sized stompboxes with no preset programmability, while the four button modelers have presets that can be programmed. Q: Are these models based on vintage pedal effects or are they original? A: Some models are totally new and others were developed using modified versions of Line 6's effects library. Q: Can I run my Line 6 Tonecore pedal at line level either in an effect loop or between a keyboard and an amplifier? A: Yes, you should have no problems running a Tonecore pedal at line level either in an effect loop or between a keyboard and an amplifier. Q: How do I change the battery in my Tonecore pedal? A: Press firmly on both sides of the metal buttons (at the same time) where the pedal presses down. This will disengage the locking mechanism and you will be able to access the battery chamber underneath the pedal section of the Tonecore. Q: How do I get the pedal effect to turn off? A: Due to the unique 2-IN-1 step footswitch used to set the tempo for time-based effects, you need to push hard to engage/disengage the effect. You will hear/feel an audible "click" when the effect is activated/deactivated. Q: My dock was damaged but the module is fine. How can I replace it? A: The mono dock is the only replaceable part left for this product, and can be purchased directly from the Line 6 Store. Q: What are the setting for the pedals in the demonstrations? A: Unfortunately we have no record of the settings used for the demonstrations. Q: Do I need to have my Line 6 amplifier on a specific setting if I am going to utilize a Line 6 effect pedal? A: There is no specific setting you should use, but you may want to modify the effects in your presets when doing your initial setup to hear exactly what you are working on. Q: I notice a latency when you max the mix knob on the Echo Park? A: The mix knob full on means that you will only have delay, and none of the original guitar signal. if you are running the pedal between your guitar and amplifier you will most likely want to have the mix position at 50% value or less. Q: Is the dry signal passed through as analog and then mixed with the digital wet signal, or is the entire signal converted to digital, manipulated and then converted back to analog? A: The audio signal does a "full conversion" of analog to digital processing, and then back to analog processing. Q: What is the input and output impedence of the Tonecore series? A: Input impedence: ~680-800 ohms, output impedence: ~1Kohm. Q: What size Allen wrench is used to change the effect module? A: 7/64" A.E.S.
  20. 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 earlier than 1.4, the noise gate defaults to ON, 1.4 or later defaults to noise gate OFF. On the Flextone II, hold the tap tempo button and turn the REVERB button past 12 o'clock to turn the noise gate on, below 12 o'clock to turn it off.Q: Q: When I'm using the Flextone with the controller, why can't I turn on (insert effect name here)? A: Because the Flextone doesn't have as much raw processing power as the Vetta, it cannot run all of the different effects at the same time. You're limited to only one of the selections on the Effect Select knob per patch (Reverb is always available, though). If a patch is saved with, say, Delay/Flange 1 enabled, there's no way you can turn on a Rotary Speaker effect in that patch. You can, however, create an adjacent patch that is identical, except for the effects selection. Q: Do I need the Line6 Floor Board (Flextone I and II) or FBV controller (Flextone III) to access the 36 channels of the Flextone Series? A: Yes. The Line 6 controller will not only enable you to access all of the banks and channels in your Flextone amplifier, but the controller will also give you the ability to turn individual effects off and on, access the tuner and tap tempo functions, and includes a wah and volume pedal. Q: How do I find out the software version of my Flextone? A: In order to find out the software version of your Flextone, simply hold down the "C" button while you turn the amp on. If you continue to hold the "C" button down, you will notice that the "D" button will blink once or twice and then the "SAVE" button will blink a number of times. The number of times the "D" button blinks indicates the release number and the number of times the "SAVE" button blinks indicates the sub-release. For example, if the "D" button blinks once and the "SAVE" button blinks four times, this indicates software version 1.4. Q: How do I find out the stored settings in a particular Flextone Patch? A: To find out the stored settings in any given Flextone program, hold down the SAVE button while turning a knob. The Manual button will light until you reach the knobs stored setting, at which time the Manual light will turn off and the location of the knob will reflect it's stored setting. Hold down SAVE and TAP to view the secondary settings. Q: Can I download tones to my Flextone? A: If your amp is an original Flextone series, then Line 6 Edit software will not work, as there is no MIDI on these models. If it's a Flextone II or III series, you're in luck. You'll need a Mac or PC computer with a MIDI interface capable of handling large MIDI transfers. You can then download the tones from www.customtone.com to the amp, via the free Line 6 Edit software. Q: Will my Flextone II/III plus power a 4x12 cabinet? If so, about how many watts would this be? A:It's fine to connect a 4x12 cabinet to the Flextone II/III Plus, make sure the cab is set to "8 ohm mono ( Left only )" to protect your Flextone plus. The total watts connected in the manner will be about 50 watts per side 100 watts total. You can also use a Power amp and external cab with the Flextone II/III Plus by connecting from the XLR left mono line out to the power amp and on to the speaker cab. Q: What are the differences between Flextone models? A: The main differences between the Flextone, Flextone Plus and, Flextone XL lie mainly in the amplifiers' speaker configurations and wattage. The Classic Flextone comes with one 12 inch Celestion speaker along with one 75 watt amp to power it. The Flextone Plus also comes with one 12 inch Celestion speaker but has two 75 watt amps, one to power the existing speaker and one to power an extension cabinet through the Flextone's cabinet extension jack. Alone the amp will run at 75 watts. However, with the extension cabinet, the amp will run at 150 watts. The Flextone XL comes complete with two 12 inch Celestion speakers and two 75 watt power amps that put out a combined 150 watts of power. The original Flextone HD has two channels of 150 watts each into a 4 ohm load and 100 watts into 8 ohms, but lower impedance loads should be avoided . The amplifier will drive a 16 ohm load, but will not be as loud as if it were driving an 8 ohm load. The Flextone II HD is 100 watts per side at 4, 8, or 16 (switchable) ohms. The software within the Flextones are basically the same in each model as well as each generation. The main change is with the tones. At Line 6, we try to recreate as close as possible, the tone we are modeling to the original amp. As the modeling software for the POD and POD XT has become more accurate, these same characteristics have been passed along to our series of Flextone amps. As well as tonal changes, we've also added some new modeling in the newer versions of the software. The original Flextone comes stock with 16 amp models while the Flextone II and III families come with 32. The Flextone II also has 36 user presets instead of 12, 15 mix and match Cabinet Models, MIDI In and Out and most knobs have a secondary function. Plus, the Flextone II Plus, XL and HD feature external speaker outs and XLR outputs that can be used to connect the amp directly to a mixer. See your user manual for more information. Q: Can I use a MIDI controller with my Flextone amp? A: The Flextone will respond to MIDI Program Change and MIDI Sysex messages when used with an external MIDI controller. For more details on how MIDI functions with your Flextone download the user manual. Q: What upgrades are available for my Flextone amplifier? A: Unfortunately, for Flextone I, II and II HD owners, Line 6 no longer has or produces EPROM upgrade chips. For Flextone III users, certain Flash Memory updates can be made via our Line 6 Monkey software with your computer through a USB to MIDI interface. After updating to 1.1, you may see different behavior in the effects on some Flextone III amps. Why only some? Flextone III had a minor change to its OTP (one time programmable) BIOS chip after several months in production (from version 1.00 to version 1.02. Nobody knows what happened to 1.01, and nobody likes to talk about it). This change affected the way some of the effects controls respond when an effect is loaded. None of the functionality was lost, and patches that you've stored are not changed. Flex III's behavior on recalling stored channels has not changed at all. How can I tell if my amp is going to change behavior or not? If you power up holding down the 'B' channel select button, the LED on the 'B' button will blink to indicate the major revision (in this case, it will blink once) and the LED on the 'D' button will blink to indicate the sub-release (in this case either it will blink twice or it won't blink at all). If this indicates that you have 1.00, your amp's behavior will not change from what it has been. If it indicates 1.02, it will change be as follows: The only change that you should see is that, on the affected (1.02 OTP) amps, when you first select an effect from edit mode (in other words, when you're first editing channel settings), its setting will reflect the current knob position, rather than an arbitrary default, and on two of the effects. You will also notice that the Tweak and 2nd Function controls are not reversed for the Chorus and Flanger effects. The changed control functions become Depth and Rate (Speed) instead of the previous Speed (Rate) and Depth/Feedback.
  21. 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 manual download section. If you would like to return your unit to the original presets, please perform a factory reset (see the trouble shooting section). Q: What editing software works with the Flextone II? A: Line 6 Edit allows the deep editing of all the Flextone II presets. Line 6 Edit FAQ Q: How can I control my Flextone via MIDI? A: Please check the Appendix C on your Pilot's Handbook, you will have a list of MIDI program changes and their relation with the Flextone channels. So channel 1A would recall program 1 on your MIDI device. You can either overwrite program 1 on your device with the effects you want to use with channel 1A or you can go to the preset you want to use and internally reassign that preset to MIDI program 1 (if your device offer that option). You can also set the Expression pedal on a MIDI controller to the MIDI CC# you wish to control - for example if you want to control the Delay Mix with it set the CC# to 34. Q: How is the Flextone II different from the Flextone I? Are the older Flextone I amp models changed in any way, software-wise? A: The Flextone II XL has more amp models, more editing capabilities, XLR outs, external speaker outs, improved tone, and an improved power amp stage. The models in the Flextone II are changed from the Flextone I models. The new models match exactly the models in the POD 2.0, so that patches made on one are completely interchangeable with the other. Q: How can I find out which cabinet models are used by default for the amp models? A: Hold down the save and tap tempo buttons at the same time and switch between the cabinet models. The manual button will flash off when the selected cabinet model is passed on the knob. Q: What are the secondary functions for each of the Flextone II's knobs? A: The secondary function for each of the Flextone II's knobs is as follows: DRIVE: Drive Boost on/off BASS: Delay Feedback (how many times it repeats) MIDDLE: Delay Amount TREBLE: Presence on/off CHANNEL VOLUME: Volume Boost on/off REVERB: Noise Gate on/off EFFECT TWEAK: Tap Tempo time Q: How can I control the "Delay Level" on my Flextone II when using the Delay in conjunction with another effect? A: The Delay Level and Delay Feedback can be adjusted on the Flextone II by holding down the TAP TEMPO button and turning the MIDDLE knob for Delay Level and the BASS knob for Delay Feedback. Q: Will the delay feedback on the Flextone II series repeat indefinitely if it is turned all the way up? A: Yes. The delay feedback on the Flextone II series will repeat indefinitely if it is turned all the way up. To turn the delay feedback on the Flextone II all the way up, simply hold down the TAP TEMPO button while turning the BASS knob to 10. Setup/Connections Q: Does the Flextone II have a line out? A: The Flextone II has a headphone jack that doubles as a good direct out. To utilize it properly, you should use a stereo-to-dual mono insert cable and use it as a stereo out into 2 channels on your mixer/recorder. If you need XLR direct outs, you may want to check into a Flextone Plus or XL. Q: Which Line 6 floor controller(s) can I use with the Flextone II? A: Either the FB4 or Floorboard will control the Flextone II, but we recommend the Line 6 floorboard. Please be aware that the Line 6 Floorboard and FB4 are no longer in production but may still be special ordered or found through used gear dealers. Q: Does the Flextone II have an effects loop? A: Yes, the Flextone II has a stereo unbalanced effect loop, located before the Master volume. Q: What is an effect loop used for? A: An effect loop is used for “line-level” input and output level devices. Many rack mount effect units are line level units, while most guitar effects are “instrument level” units meant to be run between the instrument and the amplifier. Q: Can I connect an external pre-amp (i.e. Line 6 POD unit) to the Flextone II? A: You can connect an external preamp into the front of the unit or the effects loop return of the Flextone II. Be sure to use a ¼” dummy jack in the instrument input to send the amplifier output to the speakers. Q: How should I connect my speaker cabinet(s) to the Flextone II? A: : Please see the following document (or your manual) for more information on connecting cabinets to your Flextone II. Cabinet Connection and Ohm F.A.Q. Q: What speakers are used in the Flextone II? A: The Flextone II amplifiers shipped with Line 6 "tubetone" speakers, which were manufactured by Celestion. The speakers are 80 watts and either 8 or 16 ohms. See the Line 6 Store for replacement speakers. Registration/Warranty Q: What is the warranty on the Flextone II? A: The warranty on the Flextone II is twelve months from the date of purchase. Q: How can I register my Flextone II? Product Registration F.A.Q. Troubleshooting/Service Q: How can I check the version of software on a Flextone II? A:* Hold down the C button as you power up. The D channel will flash and then the SAVE channel will flash. The number of D flashes = X The number of Save flashes = .X So if the D flashes twice and the SAVE button flashes twice, your version is 2.2. Q: My guitar's sustain is cut off after several seconds. Is there a way to stop this? A: This is likely because of the noise gate on the Flextone II. To turn it off, hold the Tap Tempo button and turn the Reverb knob down. To turn it back on, hold Tap and turn the Reverb knob up. Q: How do I perform a factory reset on my Flextone II? A: The factory reset for a Flextone II is to hold the A B C D Buttons while powering the amp. Q: My amplifier will not store presets anymore. What can I do? A: We use a 3v lithium coin cell battery in the Flextone II to store the user presets, a common replacement is the Panasonic BR2325-1HG. The current battery will need to be de-soldered and replaced with a new battery. If you are not confident in doing this replacement, it should be performed by an authorized Line 6 Service Center. Q: My amp seems to be malfunctioning. What can I do as an end user? Line 6 Amp Troubleshooting Q: Where can I download a Flextone II manual? A: Line 6 Manuals
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