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Waiting For Video Service

Posted: Thu Dec 08, 2016 6:58 pm
by zipper
On loading & closing projects in Cubase 9 (MacBook Pro, OSX 10.9.5) I get the message:
"Waiting For Video Service"
There's an option to "Abort" I click it. The program 'hangs' for a while, then gives the message:
"The video service for displaying video with a dedicated video output device stopped working. This may affect the video playback. Please save your project and restart the application."
I click "OK" ..the project then loads / closes.

Any idea what this is about? How do I stop it happening?

Re: Waiting For Video Service

Posted: Fri Dec 09, 2016 6:56 am
by misnoma
check your ststem quicktime components folder for out-of-date/unnecessary components you can remove?

like others here (try search) i worked around this well-known issue by duplicating the cubase application and deleting the video engines from inside the app contents. then I used this version of the app on any project that didn't require video.

Sad but true .

Re: Waiting For Video Service

Posted: Fri Dec 09, 2016 11:27 am
by zipper
Thanks for that. I'm trying those suggestions.