Sonic Foundry Sound Forge and Sound Forge Studio 6.0e

Release Notes

March 2003

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Contents

This document contains information on the following topics:

1.0 Welcome

2.0 What’s New

3.0 Known Issues

4.0 System Requirements

5.0 Installation

6.0 Sound Forge User Manual

7.0 Demos

8.0 Contacting Sonic Foundry, Inc.

Applicable to boxed products only. If you've purchased a downloadable product, Adobe Acrobat (PDF) versions of product documentation and product demos are available from our Web site.


1.0 Welcome

This document contains information about installing and using Sound Forge or Sound Forge Studio 6.0e on your computer.

2.0 What’s New

New features in version 6.0

Notable changes/fixes in version 6.0e

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Notable changes/fixes in version 6.0d

Notable changes/fixes in version 6.0b

Notable changes/fixes in version 6.0a

 3.0 Known Issues

4.0 System Requirements

The following lists the minimum system requirements for using Sound Forge/Sound Forge Studio:

5.0 Installation

The install utility setup.exe, located on the setup CD-ROM, creates any necessary folders and copies all files required by Sound Forge/Sound Forge Studio to your computer.

To install Sound Forge or Sound Forge Studio, follow these steps:

  1. Place the Sound Forge CD-ROM in the drive. AutoPlay displays an installation menu.

If you have disabled the CD-ROM AutoPlay feature, click the Start button and choose Run. Type D:\setup.exe, where D is the drive letter of your CD-ROM drive, and follow the on-screen prompts to complete the installation.

  1. Click Install, and then follow the on-screen prompts to install the appropriate version of Sound Forge for your computer.

6.0 Sound Forge User Manual

Included on the Sound Forge/Sound Forge Studio CD is a complete Sound Forge User Manual in Adobe Acrobat (PDF) format. The Acrobat format allows easy printing of the text, should you need a hard copy. The manual is located in the Manual folder on the CD.

Installing Adobe Acrobat Reader

In order to view the manual, you will need to install the Adobe Acrobat Reader. It has been included on the CD in the \Extras\Acrobat Reader 4.0 folder for your convenience. To install Acrobat Reader, follow these steps:

  1. Place the Sound Forge CD in the drive. AutoPlay launches an installation menu.

If you have disabled the CD-ROM AutoPlay feature, click the Start button and choose Run. Type D:\Extras\Acrobat Reader 4.0\English\ar40eng.exe, where D is the drive letter of your CD-ROM drive, and follow the on-screen prompts to complete the installation.

  1. Choose Browse, and then browse to the D:\Extras\Acrobat Reader 4.0\English\ folder.

  2. Double-click the ar40eng.exe icon and follow the on-screen prompts to complete the installation.

7.0 Demos

The Sonic Foundry Sound Forge/Sound Forge Studio CD-ROM includes demo versions of other select products available from Sonic Foundry. To install a demo, run the main setup program on the root of the CD and choose Product Information from the Install screen. Follow the links for the demo you want to install.

If you would like any more information or demos of other products from Sonic Foundry, please visit our Web site. You will always find the latest technical information, demos, and product announcements from Sonic Foundry there.

Commercial distribution of the Sonic Foundry demos requires written permission from Sonic Foundry.

8.0 Contacting Sonic Foundry, Inc.

Sonic Foundry can be contacted in the following ways:

Sonic Foundry, Inc.
1617 Sherman Ave.
Madison, Wisconsin 53704
USA

Customer Service/Sales:

Technical Support: