All you want to do is scan that bill, invoice, w2 statement but now your stupid printer isn’t being recognized and you’re getting this red x and an error message that says wfs.exe is missing or “wfs.exe is not found.” The first thing you should try is this: install Windows Fax and Scan via Optional features. Open Settings → Apps → Optional features. Click “View features” Type “fax”. Select ̶...

There are various actions you can use: Track properties: Fixed item lanes (convert takes to lanes) Take: Explode takes on selected tracks to fixed lanes Take: Explode takes on selected tracks to fixed lanes and add comp areas from active takes “Be aware that although exploding takes to lanes should be reliable, the inverse action to implode lanes back to takes is best efforts only. Lanes can represent a lot more information than takes, so t...

I had a pretty mission-critical shoot this week after owning my Insta360 ONE RS 1-Inch for only a couple of weeks, and these are the settings and workflow I used to ensure everything came out well. The setting may vary for you, but I hope it helps if you’re looking for some good starting points. Camera Setting Set Sharpen to Low Set color to Standard Set shooting resolution to 6K Frame rate: 30fps Notes: It heats up pretty fast. You can red...

Learn how to customize Reaper's interface with dark windows backgrounds and high contrast modes for comfortable use. Follow these tips to optimize your experience with this highly customizable software....

Get a head start with Da Vinci Resolve with these essential tips and keyboard shortcuts for video editing success. Learn how to import media, navigate the interface, and use editing tools to trim, cut, and rearrange clips in the timeline....

LUTs, or Look-Up Tables, are a powerful tool for enhancing the colors and tones of digital images and videos. These sets of data can be used to transform the colors of an image in a predetermined way, allowing photographers and videographers to achieve a desired visual look in post-production. The proliferation of LUTs on digital marketplaces has made them more accessible than ever. This article explores the basics of LUTs, including when and whe...

Thanks to TheBadwrench for solving what 5 HP virtual servants, printer diagnosers and other apps could not: The problem – you try to print color but the print keeps defaulting to monochrome. This is especially frustrating when you are on their pay as you go plan and burn through a print job that needed color but came out black and white. Click Start Menu Type then click on “devices and printers” Contrary to what the support peop...

DIGITAL ROUTING FOR LIVE MUSIC STREAM BROADCAST I swear getting to the answer of the goal in the title can make you wish you were never born. I am going to forego all the flavor text and get to the point. After watching many different videos and reading forums on the subject, this guy’s video nailed the solution in the fewest steps which I hope to further assist with and eventually spare you all the watch time with a step-by-step list. Unti...

Tip 1: How to Record Live from One Track To Another Say you are doing a live performance pass and tweaking random parameters on the fly that you don’t want to record as automation. Here is how you do it: Make a Send from the Source Track to a New Track by dragging from the track’s Send button to the Destination track you wish to Record on. Arm the destination track for recording. Right-click on the arm record button and set it to Reco...

It’s surprisingly easy to upmix and create a totally pro surround mix from you regular stereo track, but only if you know the steps. In the WAVES Audio documentation, there was no instructions for Cockos Reaper or Adobe Premiere Pro. So I asked a WAVES rep to create the guide for me, and here is what I got, along with some of my own notes. I am sure this will help someone, and with the world of WebXR looming, and more and more 3D audio appl...

Wfs.exe is missing or Wsf.exe not found – things to try to fix it
Tutorials / January 5, 2024

All you want to do is scan that bill, invoice, w2 statement but now your stupid printer isn’t being recognized and you’re getting this red x and an error message that says wfs.exe is missing or “wfs.exe is not found.” The first thing you should try is this: install Windows Fax and Scan via Optional features. Open Settings → Apps → Optional features. Click “View features” Type “fax”. Se...

Tips for Godot 4.0 Developers Just Getting Started
Uncategorized / December 18, 2023

This post is very much a work in progress with scattered notes about stuff that may be undercovered out there, and hopefully it helps someone along their journey. 2D Pixel If you want those 2D Sprites pixel-perfect but can’t find the 2D Pixel preset – instead, go to Project Settings -> Rendering -> Textures -> Default Texture Filter -> Nearest. Y-Sorting If you are below the + sign, you’ll appear in front o...

Reaper 7 -> Takes to Lanes
Tutorials / October 22, 2023

There are various actions you can use: Track properties: Fixed item lanes (convert takes to lanes) Take: Explode takes on selected tracks to fixed lanes Take: Explode takes on selected tracks to fixed lanes and add comp areas from active takes “Be aware that although exploding takes to lanes should be reliable, the inverse action to implode lanes back to takes is best efforts only. Lanes can represent a lot more information than t...

Assorted Tip for Working with Insta360 ONE RS 1-Inch
Tutorials / July 31, 2023

I had a pretty mission-critical shoot this week after owning my Insta360 ONE RS 1-Inch for only a couple of weeks, and these are the settings and workflow I used to ensure everything came out well. The setting may vary for you, but I hope it helps if you’re looking for some good starting points. Camera Setting Set Sharpen to Low Set color to Standard Set shooting resolution to 6K Frame rate: 30fps Notes: It heats up pretty fast. Y...

Isochronic Tones Generator for Reaper JSFX
Projects / March 17, 2023

I am always looking to build a better engine for audio and resonant frequency-based support for mental, physical, emotional, and spiritual states. After scouring the landscape for a good working solution, I realized I would have to roll my own. While an isochronic tone – a series of pulses – isn’t complicated in and of itself, I wanted to ensure that this one would sound good, handle changes smoothly, and help to exper...

Transform Your Images and Videos with LUTs: A Beginner’s Guide
Tutorials / December 14, 2022

LUTs, or Look-Up Tables, are a powerful tool for enhancing the colors and tones of digital images and videos. These sets of data can be used to transform the colors of an image in a predetermined way, allowing photographers and videographers to achieve a desired visual look in post-production. The proliferation of LUTs on digital marketplaces has made them more accessible than ever. This article explores the basics of LUTs, including wh...

HP Printer Solution: “Color mode was changed from color because of a conflict with another printer setting”
Tutorials / August 31, 2022

Thanks to TheBadwrench for solving what 5 HP virtual servants, printer diagnosers and other apps could not: The problem – you try to print color but the print keeps defaulting to monochrome. This is especially frustrating when you are on their pay as you go plan and burn through a print job that needed color but came out black and white. Click Start Menu Type then click on “devices and printers” Contrary to what the su...

Cockos Reaper DAW: How To Record and Switch Between Takes of a Multitrack Recording
Uncategorized / August 9, 2022

Group your track regions Group Items : Control+G Remove Items from Group : Control+Shift+G Select All Items in Groups : Shift+G Toggle Item Grouping Override : Alt+Control+G CTRL+L to hide/show lanes T – Next Take Shift + T – previous take Also here is an important tip: Somehow my settings got changed  – maybe I was on a new computer, and I couldn’t cycle through takes. I spent hours trying to figure out if ...