30: How to Optimize Your Current Computer for Recording

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In this episode the guys talk about computer optimization techniques. 

You will learn about:

  • RAM recap and when it may be time to add more RAM to your rig
  • Why your computer may be running a bunch of background tasks and programs that chew up horsepower – and how to stop it!
  • How to make sure you are using the right ports for the right jobs
  • Powered vs non-powered USB hubs. What’s the difference? Which one should you use? 
  • How to partition your drives like a pro (and why it’s improtant)
  • Power vs performance settings 
  • TLDR summary of audio drivers and ASIO4ALL
  • Hard drive space requirements and why they can actually affect your computer’s performance 
  • File organization best practices
  • And more!

Where to Find the Guys
Vadim’s free DIY Recording eBook
DIY Recording Facebook Community
Vadim’s Studio Site
Benjamin’s Studio Site
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