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How do I get the Dolby Audio Bridge to return to Pro Tools?
The Dolby Audio Bridge can either be used to send signal FROM a core audio DAW to the renderer (in the case of recording a .atmos) OR FROM the renderer TO a...
Tue, Jul 3, 2018 at 11:54 AM
What is in the .mp4 export and how are these encoded?
The .mp4 export function is designed to provide an mp4 file that can playback on a consumer device like a Blu-Ray player/Atmos enabled AVR or an Atmos en...
Mon, Dec 16, 2019 at 1:47 PM
When should I monitor with spatial coding emulation on?
Spatial coding emulation is designed to be monitored only when monitoring a full mix. It is not intended to be used when working on individual elements of a...
Fri, Apr 7, 2017 at 9:55 AM
When should I use multiple beds?
When the project deliverables call for channel-based stems (such as dialogue, music, and effects), use multiple beds to make the needed stems available to t...
Fri, Apr 7, 2017 at 9:56 AM
How do I set up custom monitoring layouts?
To create custom monitoring layouts, select the Room menu in the Renderer application. You can add monitoring layouts that are a subset of the physical layo...
Fri, Apr 7, 2017 at 9:57 AM
When should I make a Dolby Atmos master file?
When your mix is complete and you are ready to commit to a final or review version of a master file. If your Pro Tools session is relatively simple and your...
Fri, Apr 7, 2017 at 9:58 AM
How do I monitor on headphones?
The return plug-in can be assigned to Speaker Channels 1-22, Headphone L and R, and Re-render Channels 1-64. Assign two returns to the headphone and connect...
Thu, Sep 13, 2018 at 9:02 AM
When should I use room settings such as Delay and EQ with the Dolby Atmos Production Suite?
Delay and EQ should normally be performed in the B-Chain connected to the Pro Tools I/O from the Renderer Return speaker outputs, rather than using the dela...
Fri, Apr 7, 2017 at 9:45 AM
How do I use re-render outputs?
The re-render outputs are assigned from the Output screen of the Renderer application. Outputs can be a variety of channel widths and be comprised of a full...
Fri, Apr 7, 2017 at 9:50 AM
When should I use realtime re-renders versus off-line re-renders?
Either can be used, depending on your workflow.  Live re-renders allow for realtime monitoring and recording of them via Dolby Renderer Return plug-ins in ...
Fri, Apr 7, 2017 at 9:51 AM