Frequently asked questions

Is It Possible to Align Stereo Microphones?
Yes, Auto-Align has an innovative true-stereo algorithm as well as intelligent stereo-to-mono and mono-to-stereo alignment capability.
Sun, 5 Apr, 2020 at 3:43 PM
Is It Possible to Use Auto-Align to Align Different Takes of an Instrument?
No. Since Auto-Align doesn't manipulate your sound but rather moves it in time, trying to align different takes isn't going to be beneficial.
Sun, 5 Apr, 2020 at 3:45 PM
What's the Best Way to Align a Multi-Track Drums Recording?
Because phase correlation is relative, there's really no wrong order way to do it. Having said that, to achieve the best performance-time reproduction,...
Tue, 31 Jan, 2023 at 10:34 AM
How Auto-Align Works?
Auto-Align works by "listening" to two audio tracks at a time, sample-accurately time-shifting the track it's engaged on, in order to best ma...
Sun, 17 May, 2015 at 4:46 PM
What Are the Requirements for Auto-Align?
Auto-Align requires an Intel Mac Running OS X 10.6.8 or higher or a Windows compatible machine running Windows XP or higher. Automatic Delay Compensation ca...
Sun, 5 Apr, 2020 at 4:10 PM
I Have Run the Detect Procedure Several Times and I'm Getting Different Values for Each Detection
Auto-Align looks for correlation in the signal and will set the best settings to achieve the best phase correlation. It is possible that playing different ...
Sun, 5 Apr, 2020 at 4:11 PM
Auto-Align Misbehaves under SONAR
In some scenarios Auto-Align would init parameters incorrectly under SONAR. If you notice the plug-in initialized incorrectly (for example it shows -100...
Sun, 5 Apr, 2020 at 4:11 PM
Does Auto-Align Support Track Freeze?
 Auto-Align does support track freeze. Once you've detected the correct alignment offset you can freeze Auto-Align. The freeze will actually ju...
Sun, 5 Apr, 2020 at 4:12 PM