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33.1. The Speed Problem

GarageBand is a power hog. It thrives on memory and processor speed, eternally craving more, more, and more. Even a handful of tracks is enough to redline your system, turning the Playhead orange, then red, and finally summoning the dreaded dialog box shown in Figure 33-1 as playback grinds to a halt.

Figure 33-1. When GarageBand can't keep up with everything going on in your tracks, you'll see this message, or one that says, in the smaller type, "This song has too many real instrument tracks to be played in real-time, To maximize performance, look in GarageBand Help under Performance."



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