Dear wonderful folk at Northern Sounds. I have to admit, I have finally lost the plot. I have been trying for months to do my homework in keeping up with changing technology, updates, fixes, moving on to MacIntel and God knows what else.... and I look behind me and see on my hard drive a bedraggled cluster of outdated (or possibly not?) files, folders and unidentified objects all labelled Garritan and Kontakt ... Look inside them and there are numerous copies of libraries labelled with identical names, and various backups (KP1 Library backup) etc etc. A veritable jungle, which takes bravery and a large knife to hack through.
Please please please would some kind person please post a definitive list of WHAT GOES WHERE? What do we no longer need? What duplicate libraries can we safely jettison?
If my system were sailing smoothly I wouldn't worry about it. It's not, and I do. I cannot work like this.
I appreciate all the time and effort from Garritan and others which has been spent in porting this stuff to Kontakt, etc, but for those users who just don't have the time to work through countless pages of forum threads, some clear and authoritative (not anecdotal) list of instructions is most definitely needed. And would be most warmly received by this rapidly greying musician before he resigns to sitting on the floor twanging an African thumb piano (actually .....
I have: MacPro 2x2.6 Ghz, 5 gig RAM: Kontakt 2.2.1: Kontakt Player 2: GPO: JABB: STRADIVARI. All miracles of science. When they work.