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TOPIC: Help - no test tones in DLCT

Help - no test tones in DLCT 6 months 2 weeks ago #42311

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Trying to use DIRAC calibration with my SHD. Starting with a stereo calibration as recommended in the manual. I cannot get any test tone sound. I don't think it is the USB cable because I can see signal levels on inputs and outputs with the SHD plugin. Hopefully something simple but I'm struggling and getting nowhere!

Can anyone think of what to try to fix?

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Doug
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Help - no test tones in DLCT 6 months 2 weeks ago #42312

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Probably best to follow the steps in the manual.
I am not miniDSP support.

"You must ask the right questions." - Dr. Alfred Lanning's hologram.
-> Have you read the User Manual??
-> Have you drawn and posted a diagram?
-> Have you posted a screenshot?
-> Have you posted your config file?
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Help - no test tones in DLCT 6 months 2 weeks ago #42313

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I mentioned I was following the manual. Anyone have anything useful or know what could cause this?
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Help - no test tones in DLCT 6 months 2 weeks ago #42315

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The first time I used Dirac I got no sound because I forgot to set the input on the SHD Studio to usb.
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Help - no test tones in DLCT 6 months 2 weeks ago #42317

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Oh good grief! That was it. I guess this should have been obvious but it wouldn't hurt to add it to the manual.... Up and running now.

Thank you jaaptina.

Doug
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Help - no test tones in DLCT 6 months 1 week ago #42332

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Hm, well I just tried it, and DLCT doesn't care which input is selected to do the calibration. Which is consistent with how it works...
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Help - no test tones in DLCT 6 months 1 week ago #42340

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It works on all sources EXCEPT LAN, at least for me.
Thanks for your help. John!

Doug
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Help - no test tones in DLCT 6 months 6 days ago #42524

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Hi Doug

you're indeed correct! There is a limitation that we indeed need to document. Test tone won't operate if you're in the LAN mode.

Thanks for the warning for us to add it and sorry you had that issue! Hoping you're enjoying your unit now. :-)

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