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Using SoundID Reference | FAQ
SoundID Reference compatibility with Windows 11
Windows 11 compatibility updatePublic release:  SoundID Reference version 5.2.2Release notes: SoundID Reference Release Notes Is SoundID Reference supported on...
Using SoundID Reference | FAQ
Minimum system requirements for SoundID Reference software
SoundID Reference for HeadphonesMinimum system requirements:OS support:PC: Windows 10 or laterMAC: macOS 10.14 or laterSonarworks supported or Sonarworks indivi...
Using SoundID Reference | FAQ
SoundID Reference software releases (component matrix and support status)
Minimum system requirementsIn this article, you will find an overview of our software releases, their component specifics, and the operating systems that are su...
Using SoundID Reference | Using SoundID Reference app
Setting up on Headphones
SoundID Reference for HeadphonesIn this article, we'll have a look at the SoundID Reference for Headphones software, and how to begin your experience with Sound...
Using SoundID Reference | Setting up with Speaker Calibration
Setting up on Stereo speakers
SoundID Reference for Speakers & HeadphonesIn this article, we'll have a look at the SoundID Reference for Speakers & Headphones software, what is requi...
Troubleshooting | FAQ
How to uninstall SoundID Reference (Windows)?
If you wish to uninstall SoundID Reference software, please go into Windows Settings from the Start menu and select Apps. From there, select the software you wi...
Using SoundID Reference | Setting up with Speaker Calibration
Setting up on Multichannel speakers
SoundID Reference for MultichannelIn this article, we'll have a look at the SoundID Reference for Multichannel software, what is required to measure your multic...
Troubleshooting | FAQ
SoundID Reference installation log files for Windows
 If you are experiencing an issue with the SoundID Reference installer on your Windows machine or an installation issue in general, gathering installation logs...
Troubleshooting | FAQ
SoundID Reference installation issues on Windows
Checking administrator privilegesInstallation of the full version of SoundID Reference requires administrator privileges on your Windows computer because an aud...
Troubleshooting | FAQ
How to show hidden files Mac and Windows?
Why show hidden files and folders?Accessing hidden files and folders might be necessary in order to perform certain actions with SoundID Reference (for example,...
Using SoundID Reference | Using SoundID Reference app
How to fully quit the SoundID Reference app?
 Quit the appIn this article, we'll show how to fully quit the SoundID Reference app on Mac and Windows devices. To make sure the application is not running in...
Using SoundID Reference | Using SoundID Reference app
Setting up Windows audio device insert (APO) in the SoundID Reference app [WIN]
All driver types have a few steps that need to be followed in order to get started. This article will guide you how to set up the Windows audio device insert (A...
Using SoundID Reference | FAQ
What's new regarding the SoundID Reference app drivers on Windows?
With SoundID Reference we are bringing two new driver modes for SoundID Reference on Windows:WASAPI driver insert (APO)Virtual ASIO driver (new)  We are keeping...
Troubleshooting | FAQ
No sound / no calibration effect [WIN]
The calibration effect is usually quite dramatic and cannot be missed. If you can't hear any change (or any sound at all), that indicates a fault in the audio s...
Using SoundID Reference | Using SoundID Reference app
Setting up Virtual Windows audio driver (WASAPI) in the SoundID Reference app [WIN]
All driver types have a few steps that need to be followed in order to get started. This article will guide you how to set up the Virtual Windows audio driver (...
Using SoundID Reference | Using SoundID Reference app
Setting up Virtual Windows audio to ASIO driver in the SoundID Reference app [WIN]
All driver types have a few steps that need to be followed in order to get started. This article will guide you how to set up the Virtual Windows audio to ASIO...
Using SoundID Reference | Using SoundID Reference app
Audio driver types in SoundID Reference app [WIN]
This article explains the various drivers available for SoundID Reference app users on Windows. What are audio drivers?Generally, they are the software componen...
Troubleshooting | SoundID Reference app
Collecting crash dump logs for SoundID Reference app [WIN]
If you are experiencing the SoundID Reference app crash or silent crash (app quitting unexpectedly without any error messages or other indications), this articl...
Troubleshooting | SoundID Reference app
Editing the Hosts File
If the hosts file on your computer contains the mapping of IP addresses of Sonarworks hosts names, you may be unable to access our website and/or have trouble d...
Troubleshooting | SoundID Reference app
SoundID Reference app loads as a black/white window [MAC]
Known issue Resolution version: TBDResolution date: TBD Black/white window upon launchWe are aware of an issue in the latest release (version 5.3.1), whereupon...
Troubleshooting | Speaker Measurements
Multichannel speaker measurement troubleshooting guide
1. Hardware Setup - audio settings and input/output setupSystem & hardware requirementsTips & tricksSample drift and compromised input signalUsing a mea...
Troubleshooting | SoundID Reference DAW plugin
SoundID Reference plugin does not show up in DAW
FOR PRO TOOLS ON WINDOWS, PLEASE SEE THE FOLLOWING ARTICLE:  SoundID Reference plugin not showing up in Pro Tools [WIN]  The plugin should show up in your DAW a...
Troubleshooting | SoundID Reference app
"APO can't be applied" error [WIN]
 What this error message meansThe SoundID Reference app is unable to detect a working APO processing mode for the selected output device. As a result, the regul...
Troubleshooting | SoundID Reference app
"Preset switch failed" error message
Known issue Resolution version: To be disclosedResolution date: To be disclosed "Preset switch failed"This error message was introduced in the SoundID Reference...
Troubleshooting | SoundID Reference DAW plugin
Deleting the config file in SoundID Reference DAW plugin
SoundID Reference DAW plugin config fileThe config file is essential to store all the settings made over time by the user. Sometimes the config file can become...
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