Arturia Pigments 3 is out!

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WatchTheGuitar
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Post Fri Dec 31, 2021 12:41 am

zzz00m wrote: Thu Dec 30, 2021 7:37 pm
WatchTheGuitar wrote: Thu Dec 30, 2021 6:47 pm No, what we’ve mainly been discussing is we’ve seen some Pigments owners offered the chance to get the triad presets for just $29, it’s an offer not consistently made to all owners.
$29 is what I see offered. Suggest contacting Arturia customer support if you do not. They are probably not watching this discussion.
Personally it helped me check my GAS, I won’t miss what I’ve never had and I’m already into the thousands on Pigments presets, but yes good general advice to go straight to Arturia’s sales support to try and fix this.

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LoveEnigma18
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Post Fri Dec 31, 2021 2:42 am

FWIW, I was able to resist the $29 Energy Triad bundle.

zzz00m
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Post Fri Dec 31, 2021 11:36 am

FWIW, the individual Triad bank titles are Bass, Trap, and EDM.
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Biome_Digital
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1990 posts since 9 Jan, 2014 from Worldwide

Post Fri Dec 31, 2021 12:03 pm

zzz00m wrote: Fri Dec 31, 2021 11:36 am FWIW, the individual Triad bank titles are Bass, Trap, and EDM.
I think I contributed presets for the EDM and Trap banks. :-)

martinjuenke
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5613 posts since 28 Dec, 2015 from Hanover, Germany

Post Fri Dec 31, 2021 12:36 pm

LoveEnigma18 wrote: Fri Dec 31, 2021 2:42 am FWIW, I was able to resist the $29 Energy Triad bundle.
You too? :tu:

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LoveEnigma18
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Post Sat Jan 01, 2022 2:37 am

martinjuenke wrote: Fri Dec 31, 2021 12:36 pm
LoveEnigma18 wrote: Fri Dec 31, 2021 2:42 am FWIW, I was able to resist the $29 Energy Triad bundle.
You too? :tu:
Yeah. :tu:

By the way, the main reason for avoiding it was that they did not seem suitable for the music I am making. The offer is otherwise a no-brainer for anyone into these genres and I am sure there will be some great presets in the bundle. :)

Examigan
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6682 posts since 15 Sep, 2005 from East Coast of the USA

Post Sun Jan 02, 2022 4:46 pm

I just noticed they added a bunch of presets (150 of them) into Analog Lab 5 from Pigments 3.5.

Echoes in the Attic
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9621 posts since 12 May, 2008

Post Mon Jan 10, 2022 1:51 pm

Been liking Pigmens 3.5 a lot. Those patches with granular and the comb filters are rally great!

herbaltree
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14 posts since 13 Mar, 2008 from UK

Post Sun Jan 23, 2022 10:38 am

OK, I've made it though 1800+ presets and marked my favourites (about half of them). What do people suggest to back-up this info? The preset files are kept at C:\ProgramData\Arturia\Presets, but will these files contain the favourite status I've added, or is that kept somewhere else?

zzz00m
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3145 posts since 17 Sep, 2016

Post Sun Jan 23, 2022 10:49 am

herbaltree wrote: Sun Jan 23, 2022 10:38 am OK, I've made it though 1800+ presets and marked my favourites (about half of them). What do people suggest to back-up this info? The preset files are kept at C:\ProgramData\Arturia\Presets, but will these files contain the favourite status I've added, or is that kept somewhere else?
I make an automatic full backup image of my system hard drive daily, so I rarely worry about those details. :tu:
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cb8rwh
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519 posts since 25 Apr, 2005

Post Sun Jan 23, 2022 1:14 pm

herbaltree wrote: Sun Jan 23, 2022 10:38 am OK, I've made it though 1800+ presets and marked my favourites (about half of them). What do people suggest to back-up this info? The preset files are kept at C:\ProgramData\Arturia\Presets, but will these files contain the favourite status I've added, or is that kept somewhere else?
You could make a Playlist, add the favourites to it then export it and keep that somewhere.

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zvenx
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11109 posts since 16 Feb, 2005 from Kingston, Jamaica

Post Sun Jan 23, 2022 1:24 pm

herbaltree wrote: Sun Jan 23, 2022 10:38 am OK, I've made it though 1800+ presets and marked my favourites (about half of them). What do people suggest to back-up this info? The preset files are kept at C:\ProgramData\Arturia\Presets, but will these files contain the favourite status I've added, or is that kept somewhere else?
No.
I spent 3 weeks going back and forth with the useless Arturia Tech support who had no clue where those are kept, and kept repeating wrong information to me every three days..sigh..worse tech support I have ever had ever......
It is actually in a subfolder called Factory Edits that stores the information.
Back those up But indeed backing up the entire Presets folder can't hurt..

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herbaltree
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14 posts since 13 Mar, 2008 from UK

Post Sun Jan 23, 2022 3:52 pm

Thanks guys for your answers. 3 very different responses but all useful - much appreciated.

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