Garageband in Lion!?!?

Discussion in 'Mac OS X Lion (10.7)' started by R3volution, Feb 26, 2011.

  1. R3volution macrumors newbie

    Feb 26, 2011
    I have lion installed on my computer as of yesterday, and today I was trying to use garageband. About half the time I try to open it it immediately crashes and the other half of the time when it does happen no mouse actions do anything. You can see and move the mouse, but clicking or scrolling on anything doesn't work at all. I have used a usb mouse, a trackpad, and a bluetooth mouse, and none work. Has anyone else had this same problem or know how to fix it?

    Thanks in advance...
  2. axu539 macrumors 6502a

    Dec 31, 2010
    Go post it in the developer forums. The whole point of this very early beta is for bugfixing. While many choose to do so, installing this developer preview for fun is not why it was released.

    I'm sure garageband will get fixed eventually, in a later release, as it is an Apple program.
  3. iPhone1 macrumors 65816


    Apr 2, 2010
    San Diego, CA
    So I went to open garageband and got a nice kernel panic to welcome me.

    Don't open Garageband on Lion just yet.
  4. CarsonGallo macrumors member


    Jun 14, 2010
    Oakdale, New York
    Fine 4 me

    Worked perfectly 4 me.

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  5. PurrBall macrumors 65816


    Oct 25, 2007
  6. cocky jeremy macrumors 68040

    cocky jeremy

    Jul 12, 2008
    Columbus, OH
    I don't even have GarageBand in Lion, or any other part of iLife.
  7. superstrikertwo macrumors 65816


    Jun 9, 2008
    iLife doesn't come with the OS.
  8. linkandzelda macrumors regular

    Nov 8, 2010
    Ive been using Garageband for a while and it mostly works, except for adding loops to the music which is a shame. Also you can't set track pans as the drop down is not clickable.

    Doe anyone know of another way to add a loop rather than dragging from the loop browser? As thats whats broken after you drag one it dosnt let you drag others, and even then the first one dosnt appear....
  9. TheAppleDragon macrumors member

    Jun 21, 2010
    GarageBand 11 works for me, though there is a problem with choosing a specific synthesizer/instrument...

    It can be done, but it displays the wrong synth/instrument name, sometimes displaying an easily correctible error. Other than that... perfect. :p
  10. nathanl1192 macrumors member

    Oct 13, 2010
    Is Garageband installed on Lion, or are you trying to run it off of a snow leopard partition. iLife needs to be freshly installed.

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