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BFDLAC 24 to 16 bit conversion distorts files

Posted: Thu Jan 24, 2019 7:40 pm
by mickgormaley
To decrease overhead (load times and disk space) I've converted all of my WAV and BFDLAC files to 16bit BFDLAC files (Into a new folder on a new drive, leaving old files untouched).
After relinking to the new 16bit files, any preset loaded into BFD3 plays back completely distorted (and very loud).
Anyone have an idea about what would cause this?
Going back to the original (24bit) data works fine.
Tried all the usual tricks (restarts, sample rate switches, etc...)
Mick


MacBook Pro (15-inch, 2016)
Processor 2.7 GHz Intel Core i7, OSX 10.13.6, 16GB RAM
500 GB SSD (system),
500 GB Samsung T5 SSD (Thunderbolt external - Audio),
UA Apollo Quad interface w/Thunderbolt card OSv9.7.0,
Pro Tools Ultimate Perpetual v18.12
BFD3 v3.3.0.32, BFD2 v2.3.1.6, BFD ECO v1.07.0.5, Tremor v1.0.3.0
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