Metric Halo Community Resources
Metric Halo users have formed a vibrant world-wide community on the internet and have created a number of resources that users can utilize for peer-support, interesting discussion, and help with related techniques and technologies. We are proud that Metric Halo users are super-sharp and super helpful. If you are looking from help from other users, want to ask questions about the gear or products of independent owners, or simply want to learn about a wide variety of audio and computer topics, we recommend that you take a look at one of the community resources listed below!
Members of Metric Halo staff read the discussions on the lists below, and respond where appropriate. These lists are not official support channels, and should not be used to communicate with Metric Halo for official support requests. If you need support from the company, please contact Metric Halo Support for assistance.
Mobile I/O Users Mailing List
The oldest and most active community is the user-administered Mobile I/O Users Mailing list hosted by the Music Department at Virginia Tech. You can subscribe to the list via its Portal Page. Once you have registered, you can also access the list archives. It was originally initiated on Yahoo by Steve Hilmy, and is now Moderated by Hiro Honshuku.
Metric Halo User Forum on Mac OS X Audio
This is a newer, forum-style community hosted on Mac OS X Audio. It was set up by Marc Schonbrun, and is Moderated by Marc Schonbrun, Orren Merton, and Allen Rowand.
Metric Halo User Forum on Logic Users Group
This is a newer, forum-style community hosted on the Logic Users Group forums. It was set up by Orren Merton, and is Moderated by Orren Merton, Allen Rowand and the LUG moderators.
Metric Halo Social Media
You can check out our Facebook page to follow news and conversations about us, watch informative videos on our YouTube channel, and listen to recordings our users have made in the "Made with Metric Halo" group on SoundCloud.
MIOZone is a collaborative community-driven effort to collect information about Metric Halo™ Mobile I/O™ into one central place. It was created by Geert Bevin, and is hosted and maintained by him. You can find all sorts of useful information, tips and tricks, and collected +DSP graphs and presset on the site. Since it is a community site, you can contribute to it and and strengthen the collected community knowledge about just what can be accomplished with the MIO (and how to do it)!
Metric Halo +DSP MIO Tips, Tricks and Tweaks
Tim Boyce - an accomplished Sound Designer and Mastering Engineer at Masterdisk in NYC who uses multiple MIOs in his daily work set up the Metric Halo +DSP MIO Tips, Tricks and Tweaks site to keep track of tricks, tips, tutorials, and tweaks that help his workflow in the hopes that it may help someone else as well. According to Tim, “The active Development and strong community is what attracted Tim to the MIO Platform, and hopefully he’s been able to give something back.” There is something for everyone on this site — it goes deep! Go check it out; you’ll learn something!
SpectraFoo Mailing List
This is a low-volume mailing list dedicated to SpectraFoo and discussions about acoustic and system measurement and metering hosted by the Music Department at Virginia Tech. You can subscribe to the list via its Portal Page. Once you have registered, you can also access the list archives. It is Moderated by Michael Dunston.