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How do I record to an external hard drive?

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asked Feb 25, 2016 in Studio One 2 by bullmrt (150 points)
edited Feb 26, 2016 by mattcaprio
I have a Mac laptop .I am using studio one 2.

I want to start recording to  I want to start recording to 7200 RPM hard drive. My mac says it is equipped with USB 2.  The included cable is USB three. My problem is I don't know how to name a folder on the hard drive to record two. Can anyone help me. Also if I am able to back up all my data  to the hard drive how do I tell studio one that is where to find the songs/dad data. Noob.

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answered Feb 26, 2016 by mattcaprio (147,940 points)
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Once the external hard drive is connected, you'll need to:

1. Open Studio One

2. Click the Studio One drop down menu and select "Studio One preferences"

3. Go to the Locations tab

4. Change the User Data location to a folder on your external hard drive.