The file "****.mp3" could not be decoded using QTKit (error code 0)

Got this message (which is attached) when loading one big project. Hitting ok and message appears again, i even can't close live.
Any solutions?


Ivn_Os 2 years ago | 1 comment

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  • jhourihane
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    mmmm, not a very helpful answer.

    I am having the same issue with a large session - using a small number of mp3 files.

    1 year ago | 0 comments
  • sunglovechord
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    I don't know but I am having the same problem. All of a sudden my mp3s are causing a problem "Could not be decoded by QTKit" and I have to press ok a bunch of times before it finally registers it. Live normally works without problems

    2 months ago | 0 comments
  • unstrungguitar
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    Hello Ivn_Os 9,

                The answer is that when it comes to working with studio quality audio, .mp3's are at the end of a long list of loss-less audio formats. Files like .mp3's were made at a time when dial-up was the main connection to the Internet so file size mattered.   

     I hope that answered your question!


    Unstrung Guitar uses Ableton LIVE 9  everyday

    You can hear my music at Thank You!

    1 year ago | 0 comments

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