ableton index constant 99 per cent cpu

what is ableton index? why is it constanly using up 99 per cent plus cpu causing fan to run constantly? support suggested checking unknown files in places. as far as i know there are none. a database malformed reset suggested has also done nothing to change this.


machmach1 2 years ago | 0 comments

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  • Near Earth Object
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  • [daw] Ableton staff
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    This issue has been resolved via our support staff. In this particular case it was a file type, which was unknown to Live, an .app file, that was added to "Places". 

    Unknown file types for Live can cause issues with our Live Index, and thus affect Live's performance as well. 

    This and more is addressed in our Browser FAQs over here:

    2 years ago | 0 comments

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