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hi, im about to do a collaboration with someone in the USA (im in London), and I want to share my ableton files with this person (he also has ableton). I was wondering if anyone here could give me tips on the best way to do this.. especially the issue of different VST´s, ffor example, if I have my Korg VST and he doesnt, what sort of potential problems would there be..
any help by anyone would be greatly appreciated!
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Freeze all the vst tracks, collect and save into an empty project, and everything should work.
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In addition too chapelier fou's advice, you might also consider packing the set as a Live Ppack, which according to Abes (aint tried it me) provides high compression ratio and quality
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Collect all and save, and then create live pack - works nicely.
Yeah, watch out for missing VSTs - they'll just be missing for the other person. So for any tracks where the VST is essential, might be a good idea to freeze and flatten before creating live pack.
Edit: what the other two said