• QuadraphonicQuad welcomes you and encourages your participation! Treat all members with respect. Please keep all discussions civil, even when you have a strong opinion on a particular topic.

    Do not offer for free, offer for sale, offer for trade, or request copies or files of copyrighted material - no matter how rare or unavailable to the public they might be. We do not condone the illegal sharing of music. There are many places on the internet where you can participate in such transactions, but QuadraphonicQuad is not one of them. We are here to encourage and support new multichannel releases from those companies that still provide them and as such the distribution of illegal copies of recordings is counter-productive to that effort. Any posts of this sort will be deleted without notification.

    Please try to avoid discussions that pit one format against another. Hint for new users: make liberal use of the search facilities here at QuadraphonicQuad. Our message base is an incredibly rich resource of detailed information on virtually all topics pertaining to surround-sound. You will be surprised at what you can find with a little digging!

SQ Decoding with Adobe Audition for New Converters - Start Here

Help Support QuadraphonicQuad:

Old Quad Guy

Preservationist
Staff member
Joined
Oct 24, 2006
Messages
3,100
Location
San Francisco Bay Area
Of course CC 2019 has center channel extraction.
Effects -> Stereo Imagery -> Center Channel Extractor...
Yes, some context is in order here. When Adobe first released AA 3.0, I believe the center channel thing, whatever, wasn't there. Well, we sure complained about it to Adobe by email, and it was added back with a quick update to 3.0.1, if memory serves. But, wouldn't you know it, Adobe removed it from further upgrades with CC versions. Also scripts wouldn't work with it and the MC window was gone, if I'm remembering it right. So we were stuck with AA 3, which was perfectly fine.

We also had a member try to create a stand alone Quad decoder GUI. I'm not sure what happened with that project. Another story.

It would be interesting to know what tools are there or not with AA 2019 with regard to Multichannel mixing. Might be cool if one could do Atmos mixing and other types of surround. But as it is, with AA 1.5 to 3.0.1, this is the best we can do now, which is still amazing and worth working with.
 
Group builder
Top