Sound Library

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Ryan Bloomer

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Sound Library

PostWed Oct 06, 2021 8:32 pm

is it possible to delete the sound library install, and re-install? I'd like to install it in a different location.
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bryantocara

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Re: Sound Library

PostWed Oct 06, 2021 9:50 pm

Just move the folder and "rescan" the new location through Fairlight. That should work. The "install" program is really just, I think, a program to automatically scan and import into Fairlight an initial location without having to open Resolve first. Doesn't mean you can't manually move the folder later and rescan.

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Re: Sound Library

PostThu Oct 21, 2021 4:18 pm

The Sound Library seems only to be able to Add new sounds but it will not Delete entries. After a certain time you end up with a lot of unusable stuff. In case you move your library, you get ghost-duplicates etc....

You need to delete the SoundLib.db database file and install the sound library again:
- Open the Project Manager
- Right Click onto Local Database
- choose Open File Location, You will find in ../Resolve Projects the SoundLib.db
- Delete the SoundLib.db (Fairlight Library should be stayed untouched)
- Start Davinci Resolve
- Install New Library

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