Question about Digidesign Mbox 2 Barebone

1 Answer

Mbox 2 and new macbook pro

Hi i got a new mac book pro and m box 2 the other day and ive had various problems. When i first instlled my m box 2 and protools software it worked fine. i then installed the ignitionpack 2 that came with pro tools and pro tools wouldnt open. i then uninstalled protools completely and all of the plug ins and tryied installing just pro tools again. but my Mbox isnt being found by my mac. the m box is on but the s/pdif light and the usb light are not. Only the mic line lights are on. when i try and install protools it tells me the mbox carnt be found. i have tried different usb cables ect but nothing seems to work. been trying to fix the problem for 4 days but just dont have a clue, really need help! cheers alex

Posted by on

  • 4 more comments 
  • raradilm Dec 22, 2008

    Loaded protools will not find m box2?

  • snow2640 Jan 03, 2009

    same problem exactly! no usb , firmware updater wont connect either!

  • jlashaw Jan 17, 2009

    Mine was working fine untill I installed the Mbox 2 Firmware updater and my macbook won't let me delete it. No uninstall function can be detected for this application either.

  • Anonymous Feb 03, 2009

    i have same issue.  i had a power book g4 and my m-box worked perfectly.. i just got a mac book pro and protools is not seeing the m-box. HELP!

  • Anonymous Mar 15, 2009

    I've installed ProTools LE 7.0 on my MacBook, but my MacBook won't recognize my Mbox 2. The LED light just won't illuminate. I have the same protools on my PC, and the MBox works fine on that computer.

  • Anonymous May 20, 2009

    same problem.  PT 7 on new macbook pro, install fine... no LED on mbox2.  BS.

×

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    New Friend:

    An expert that has 1 follower.

    Problem Solver:

    An expert who has answered 5 questions.

  • Contributor
  • 1 Answer

My Mbox isnt being found by my mac. when i try and install protools it tells me the mbox carnt be found. i have tried different usb cables ect but nothing seems to work.

Posted on Nov 13, 2009

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya

6ya staff

  • 2 Answers

SOURCE:

Hi there,
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two.

Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.

Here's a link to this great service

Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

How can i find a activation code for a cracked pro tools 9 on mac computer


You can search Google and find Crack Codes, although
let me tell you threw experience, You will have problems, conflicts, and system crashes.... it's Not worth it, I started buying inexpensive interfaces that come with a verified version of protools
hope this info helps ?

Feb 27, 2015 | Avid Pro Tools 9 Crossgrade LE for PC, Mac

1 Answer

Is there a way to convert protools 9 from MAC to PC ?


Hi,

No you will need to purchase a MAC version of the software.

Please rate and make a comment if you find this solution very helpful and might help others as well. Post more comments if you need more help.

Thanks

May 05, 2011 | Avid Pro Tools 9 Crossgrade LE for PC, Mac

1 Answer

Hi, I access my PC at work from house using my Mac Book Pro. For a couple of years, I have had no problem but for the last 2 weeks, I get kicked off or disconnected every couple of minutes. It is driving...


Hi, I'd recommend calling our toll free 24/7 support from your Home PC, have your mac Book Pro with you too so they can trouble shoot. http://support.gotomypc.com

Nov 22, 2010 | Citrix GoToMyPC

1 Answer

M Box 2 Mini Can not be Found


have you tried Cs updates to your protools software? find the correct one for you by searching Cs updates at digidesign.com sometimes if you update you software, the firmware of your interface gets updated. Hope that helps.

Jul 29, 2009 | Digidesign MBox 2 Mini (USB, includes...

1 Answer

Can't get my mini mbox usb working for protools 8 after inserting


You were supposed to install the software first (which holds the drivers for the hardware) before you plugged in the MBox. I had the same problem, but I had to use drastic measures and reinstall my OS.

Mar 29, 2009 | Digidesign Command 8 USB Control Surface...

1 Answer

Mac wont acknowledge my 002 digidesign


Did you solve this problem yet. If not let me kno im looking for a 002 to do some testing plus i need some spare parts.

Nov 09, 2008 | Digidesign Digi 002 Rack FireWire Pro...

2 Answers

Mbox cannot start new session or load in old sessions.


Digidesign website had the answer....go to windows,show workspace and change the settings for your relevant disc from transfer T to R...record in the A..audio column.
Thanks  Bobcat8

Oct 07, 2008 | Digidesign Mbox External Sound System

4 Answers

Mac Book Pro slow despite a clean install


Well, there might be a variety of reasons that can consequently cause the issues on your Mac. Meanwhile, there are certain ways through which you can do to fix one by one. However, if you prefer a more efficient way to resolve, try an all-in-one Mac speed up software as it can help resolve all issues in just a few clicks. Best regards!

Feb 25, 2008 | Apple MacBook Pro Laptop Computer with...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Digidesign Mbox  2 Barebone Logo

Related Topics:

2,836 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Digidesign Computers & Internet Experts

Marvin
Marvin

Level 3 Expert

85206 Answers

matt
matt

Level 3 Expert

1548 Answers

steve-o steve-o

Level 1 Expert

23 Answers

Are you a Digidesign Computer and Internet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...