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Record button doesn't arm.

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asked May 15, 2020 in Studio One 4 by walterlindley (190 points)
I am using Studio One 4.6 and Windows 10. I can not get the record button to arm.   I have tried a number of things, including changing the location of the data file.   I noticed that all the Windows folders are "read-only" and it took me many hours with Microsoft support to find out that that can't be changed.  I have tried recording to a thumb-drive but the record button still won't arm.  I am stumped. BTW  I do get sound through the monitor, so the signal is getting is coming into Studio One.  I have looked at many posts and tried different things, all in vain.  BTW it is a brand new PC with a newly installed Studio One.

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answered Jun 3, 2020 by aryfh (1,710 points)
Are you trying to record audio or MIDI to a track?

Or - you wrote "recording to a thumb drive", which sounds like you are trying to export or bounce a mix (?).

I don't think any files or folders read-only would have anything to do with recording new audio in Studio One...

Have you assigned an active input to the track? Without that, track will not arm.