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Mattotone
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Re: Mac OS Support

Post by Mattotone »

Read the thread from page 1.
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chicho0500
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Re: Mac OS Support

Post by chicho0500 »

I have the new mac pro ver 10.9.1. I have been struggling with getting the freestyler to recognize the gus dmx using vmware fusion. I was getting the same error in the prior post failed to open port. I solved the issue by using the usb port on my thunderbolt screen. That led me to use a usb hub I have connecting it to the usb on the laptop and it worked. For some reason the usb on the laptop straight through is not working I am not sure why. Well in case some one is having the same issue...

Svt302x
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Re: Mac OS Support

Post by Svt302x »

2012 Mac book pro SSD and 8 Gig's of RAM boot camped win 7. Just ran roughly 125 stage lights, pars, washes, foot bars and moving heads flawlessly for 3 days 4 shows. Only 2 issues, Posted a bug with fixtures displaying over the channel control window, 2nd is there a way around for the magic 3d direct x9 error?

Rod_Horning
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Re: Mac OS Support

Post by Rod_Horning »

Conty. There is no Mac version of Freestyler. Please review the entries in this thread. You will see everyone is using Windows via a virtual machine.

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djSupport
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Re: Mac OS Support

Post by djSupport »

Rod, He posted in 2013! 7 years ago lol! ( I see you posted last year but had to say it lol!)

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