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VEPro7 - After update cannot recognize server

Ben

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Make sure to also set up the firewall (happens to block VEP if you mis-cklick the firewall notifiaction on Windows). Also make sure to check any 3rd party firewall build into your 3rd party antivirus, if you have one installed. Here is the setup guide from the manual:


Stay tuned, the next update should be ready soon with some performance and stability improvements :)
 
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Shad0wLandsUK

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We released an update for VEP7 last week. Install it, go to the %appdata%\VSL folder and delete files "Vienna Ensemble Pro.ini" and "Vienna Ensemble.ini" (this will reset all your settings).
If the issue still isn't solved, please let me know.
Hi Ben,

Wondering what the file equivalents would be on macOS for this?

Also, any chance you know about the GUI glitch issue with VE Pro when using this with Cubase Pro 10.5?
I have looked everywhere for this and cannot find any results on it...

Apologies for going off-topic, so perhaps PM me if you know anything :)
 
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EgM

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That folder on MacOS is /Users/[Your username]/Library/Preferences/

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If you need help deleting these files let me know.
 
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Shad0wLandsUK

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That folder on MacOS is /Users/[Your username]/Library/Preferences/

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If you need help deleting these files let me know.
Thanks for this... I did think that was the folder, but wanted to confirm. IT man myself here, who had a few years in the Hackintosh field, so I know my way around macOS pretty well :)

Never thought I would see anyone on here sending me a terminal output of the listed files in a directory though ;)
You are a Linux user also perhaps?...
 
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Unfortunately, three months have passed, and I couldn't fix the issue, even with the latest 7.0.973 update, but I'm still living with manually typing the server address and instances names.

I want to clarify that I not sure if it's the upgrade that caused the problem because I also tried to roll back to older versions of VEP7 and still have the problem, honestly there was a time gap since last time I used VEP7 and the day I used it again and encountered this issue.

As for the support messages, It was suggested to me to check any software that may be blocking the firewall, so I think I did that, I completely turned off (Kaspersky internet security), and (System Mechanic by Iolo). But I still have the issue.
I'm not sure if there are other hidden checkboxes in windows settings that need to be checked.
 

Dimomusic

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I have the exact same issue, although if I create a new empty project in cubase 10, I can see every instance normally without having to type in the ip address.

So I am trying to figure if it is cubase project related.
 

Ben

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We released an update yesterday. Please make sure to install it on all machines as well as the updates for ALL our sample players!
Let me know if this solves your issues.
 

Dimomusic

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We released an update yesterday. Please make sure to install it on all machines as well as the updates for ALL our sample players!
Let me know if this solves your issues.
I just updated VEP 7, but unfortunately the issue remains...
I keep on comparing multiple things between my template (that this issue appeared) and a new Cubase Project (that behaves normally) but no luck till now...
 

Ben

VSL
Have you already checked if there is no firewall blocking and that Apple Bonjour Service is running on all devices?
 

Dimomusic

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Have you already checked if there is no firewall blocking and that Apple Bonjour Service is running on all devices?
I will but if this is the case, shouldn’t both old and new projects been affected as well?
Anyways of course I ll give it a try and I ll let you now
 

AlainTH

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bonjour service dosn't appear on the server pc W10, so vepro7 doesn't work. i tried to install bonjour apple software but it doesn't help. no solution from Support VSL also...
 

synergy543

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I updated VE Pro and it no longer recognizes my DP MAS servers. I switched to the regular VE stereo server and it works so I didn't submit a ticket as I thought it was a DP thing. Plus, I also upgraded to Mohave so I had a lot of possible causes but it now sounds like the same issues described in this thread. I'm sure VSL will sort it out quickly.
 

Ben

VSL
I updated VE Pro and it no longer recognizes my DP MAS servers. I switched to the regular VE stereo server and it works so I didn't submit a ticket as I thought it was a DP thing. Plus, I also upgraded to Mohave so I had a lot of possible causes but it now sounds like the same issues described in this thread. I'm sure VSL will sort it out quickly.
DP / MAS plugin format of our products is currently broken. We are working on a fix. In the meantime please roll-back to the previous version. Thanks for your patience!
 

Ben

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bonjour service dosn't appear on the server pc W10, so vepro7 doesn't work. i tried to install bonjour apple software but it doesn't help. no solution from Support VSL also...
I'm not that familiar with the Bonjour Service, so I can't give you an advice besides looking if there is a known solution on one of the Apple forums / support sites. You could still manually connect the server by entering the IP address and instance name, only the discovery is affected by this. If you use static IP addresses, it should auto-connect if you re-open a project.
 

ceemusic

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Just tried opening VEP7 & Cubase 10.5 after a hiatus & the server is no longer recognized at all..Happens with old, new projects, latest updates..any ideas? thanks
PC+ Win10 Pro/ Cubase 10.5, VEP7
 
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novaburst

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Just tried opening VEP7 & Cubase 10.5 after a hiatus & the server is no longer recognized at all..Happens with old, new projects, latest updates..any ideas? thanks
PC+ Win10 Pro/ Cubase 10.5, VEP7

I am wondering if your cubase midi midi files have been moved and put your VEpro inputs some where else and you need to go through and place them back in the correct midi lane, happened to me once

Or you can try updating license for cubase as some time it craps out simply becuase of that if your on line.
 

ceemusic

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@ novaburst
Thanks, I checked that already, latest elicenser etc., no firewall or av. ,the plugin is just not seeing the ip to connect to as it normally does.
 

novaburst

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You can also check if the machines can see each other, so you should be able to see your server machine from your master and also see your master from your server, by opening network settings if so VEpro will connect with your DAW automatically,

No need for configuration, but if you can't see your machine there is a network issue
 
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