Jump to content

Error trying to import GP5 drum tab into Phase Shift


rezner
 Share

Recommended Posts

I am trying to import GP5 drum tab into EoF for Phase Shift and I get an error after I do these steps.

 

Import GP5 as a guitar track (no option for drums)

Import GP5s time signature

Import drumkit

Import the selected track as a drum track

Import into Phase Shift drum track

 

Select music file

 

Error 1:   Can not create folder

            Ensure that the specific folder name is valid and

            the song folder is not restricted to a non-write restricted area

 

Error 2:   Unable to load OGG file

               Make sure your file is a valid OGG file

 

My GP5 drum tab is in tab mode showing the numbers for each drum

 

 

Ive also tried loading a song into EoF first, then importing GP5. No error but no notes appear in EoF

 

 

Thanks

 

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Both of those are likely problems with the naming/permissions of the folder where EOF and/or the project are located.  Make sure your EOF installation is someplace with no Unicode or extended ASCII characters (ie. C:\EOF\ ) and make sure your project is not located in a write protected location (ie. within either "Program Files" folders).  The eof_log.txt file may also show the reason for the failure immediately after the error(s) are given, but note that the log is overwritten every time you re-open EOF.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Thanks for the swift reply.

 

So I installed the latest hotfix and moved the EoF folder. It worked... Once.   

 

The error no longer shows but the notes still wont appear 

 

The log looks good from what I can tell. It shows the drum tab being executed w no visible errors.

 

Heres the end of the log after the note transcription:

 

186: eof_unwrap_gp_track() entered
186: No repeats or navigational symbols detected
186: Importing as a drum track
186: eof_fixup_notes() entered
186: Import complete
186: Cleaning up beats
186: eof_truncate_chart() entered
186: Deleting beats
186: eof_truncate_chart() exiting
186: Cleaning up imported notes
186: eof_load_ogg() entered
186: eof_destroy_ogg() entered
186: Applying name "guitar.ogg" to OGG profile
186: Loading OGG file "C:\Users\rezne\Desktop\guitar.ogg"
186: eof_truncate_chart() entered
186: Adding beats
186: eof_truncate_chart() exiting
186: Initializing after load
186: eof_init_after_load() entered
186: eof_truncate_chart() entered
186: Deleting beats
186: eof_truncate_chart() exiting
186: eof_select_beat() entered
186: eof_undo_reset() entered
186: eof_sort_notes() entered
186: eof_fixup_notes() entered
186: eof_cleanup_beat_flags() entered
186: eof_sort_events() entered
186: eof_delete_blank_events() entered
186: Removed 0 empty text events
186: Initialization after load complete
Link to comment
Share on other sites

If you can send me the entire log after importing the drum track and the Guitar Pro file in question, it would be helpful.  Keep in mind that after the import, I don't believe it will automatically change the active track to PART DRUMS if you imported a drum track instead of a guitar track.  Open Song>Track and see if PART DRUMS or PART REAL_DRUMS_PS has an asterisk next to its name (which would indicate the track has contents).

Link to comment
Share on other sites

This thread is quite old. Please consider starting a new thread rather than reviving this one.

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Loading...
 Share

×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

By using this site, you agree to our Guidelines. We have placed cookies on your device to help make this website better. You can adjust your cookie settings, otherwise we'll assume you're okay to continue. - Privacy Policy