Restarting the MacOS audio drivers

There's rare occasions when the virtual sound card that I use (Loopback - which is amazing by the way!) has a complete stoppage of sound. I can't play anything. I have no idea why, or what causes it. I try cycling through the system audio sound devices, of my Studio192, the built in speaker, my... Continue Reading →

Mac – Right Click – convert to mp3

With the help of from this website, I have been able to create an automator script in MacOS Big Sur (and others) where you can right click on a WAV file, and choose "Convert to MP3" or "Convert to 320k MP3" as per the name of your automation extension. This workflow sets it to a... Continue Reading →

Using SourceTree with AWS CodeCommit

Managed to import my project from AWS to SourceTree. Here's the screenshots workflow. Hopefully this helps you too. How to import AWS codecommit GIT projects with SourceTree. Create a key C:\> ssh-keygen -t rsa -b 4096 After trying to add an AWS repository to a Mac using SourceTree for a few hours - I... Continue Reading →

VMWare Fusion vs VirtualBox CPU consumption

I've used both Fusion and VirtualBox extensively in the past, and after swapping over to VMWare Fusion Free Personal edition, I've discovered something quite interesting. My Current settings: VirtualBox: VirtualBox Graphical User InterfaceVersion 6.1.18 r142142 (Qt5.6.3) VMWare Fusion: Player Version 12.1.2 (17964953) Using VirtualBox on my MacMini 2018 (3.2 GHz 6-Core Intel Core i7) with... Continue Reading →

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