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  1. Hello all, I did have a quick search for a topic like this but nothing came into view in the tiny amount of time I was looking so my impatience has got the better of me, and here I am; bothering you guys... So my installation of Win8 finally upgraded itself to 10, without really asking me, but it's inevitable in the end I suppose. Now, I don't really like upgraded operating systems as they always seem soooo slooow and for this reason, I usually opt for a clean install, which is what I'll be doing shortly. So, I guess this means reinstalling Steam, Rocksmith, and doing the patching and bits and bobs that I have forgotten again? Any tips that you guys might have to make things easier, or do I just follow the video again? Also, I suppose I need to back up my CDLC's. Thank you in advance, any tips would be appreciated :) Nick.
  2. Many thanks for all your work here! Much appreciated, @! Nick.
  3. OK, sorry for the late reply - hols, etc. Thank you, guys - been twaeking and things seem better now. All the best, Nick.
  4. @@Wepeel, yes, thank you - I thought it would be good to post the guide for others. Thanks for your info regarding the cable gain. Nick.
  5. @@Wepeel, I want a mac and I have stamped my feet and everything with still no joy ;) Well, I rooted around on the internet and this seems to work pretty well. Thought I'd post it here in case it helps anybody else. Thanks, Nick.
  6. @@Wepeel Yeah, I calibrated it in RS but it didn't make any difference. Can you tell me how I up the volume through Windows settings? Thanks, Nick.
  7. @@Alex360, thanks for your guidance. I had the new board in and everything reinstalled within about 4 hours and it's working well now. The only problem I have is that the guitar is too quiet. I upped the gain but that didn't fix things. Off to look at the forum now to see what i can find out but if you have a link to any info, or any ideas to improve it then that would be appreciated. Cheers, Nick.
  8. I reckon you're right on the money there, @Weepel. I'll wait until RS goes on sale then because that track is the only one I'm any bloody good at :o Cheers, Nick.
  9. Hello all, I've recently moved from XBOX to PC, I'm now using Steam to Play Rocksmith 2014. Since I can't import purchased songs from my XBOX account, I'll be buying some of them again and one of them is: Born under a Bad Sign: by Albert Collins and Stevie Ray Vaughan. Looking in the Steam DLC's, this is only available for Rocksmith, not Rocksmith 2014. So, is there a difference between what's available for XBOX RS2014, and what's available for the same game on Steam? Sorry if this is somehow obvious but I'm brand new to Steam and still finding my way around! Thanks, Nick.
  10. OK, so I bought this just now. Will put it all together when I get home and I cannot wait! Thanks, Nick.
  11. Good, I was hoping you'd say that. This means I need to upgrade the board, which I was looking to do anyways. I was thinking about this one. What does everybody think? Thank you, Nick.
  12. Hello all, The very helpful fellows over in this thread have got me swapped over from XBOX to Steam with RS2014 for a measley £7 and a little bit of learning. So, I am delighted overall with things but the game is suffering from audio lag, and this makes it very difficult to play! I wonder if any of you guys are using RS2014 with Win8 successfully, as the blurb only mentions that Win7 is supported. If I need to upgrade the board or whatever else, then that's fine. Also, I would even downgrade to Win7 if that's what i need to do. Attached are my specs - I checked before buying the game from Steam and they exceed the minimums. http://eppc001.ddns.net/img/system.PNG Thanks! Nick.
  13. @@DevStereo, OK, thanks for that - I'll go and post something there to see if anybody has any ideas. Win7 is 'officially' supported, but maybe it's more because of your beast of a machine :D If the worse comes to the worse, I'll downgrade to 7 - this is worth it! Thanks again for all of your help. Nick.
  14. Well now, this has got to be just about the finest thing ever! Pink Floyd, ACDC, just tons of stuff that I've always wanted to know how to play. I can't thank you guys enough! Only problem is that I still have the lag. It says that Win8 isn't oficially supported, so maybe that's it. If any of you guys have tips for Win8 then I would be delighted to hear from you. Else I could maybe dual boot Linux - does Steam run on that? Take care all you lovely people and thank you again! This might just take over my life :D Nick.
  15. @@Wepeel, thank you - that has helped. There was no need to change the port but the reboot did the trick. Now, I am getting lag but I'm working through the pdf in the Rocksmith root directory to try and solve the issue. Cheers, Nick.
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