Legacy Smaart Versions (Smaart v8 and older)

Smaart IO Control App Download Links

If you're using the Smaart IO audio interface with an older version of Smaart, you'll need to download the Control Application to manage gain, phantom power, and polarity inversion controls.
 

MacOS Download Link

Windows Download Link


Please note: if you're using Smaart v8, Di v2, or SPL, you do not need to install the Control App as all the controls can be found natively within the program by navigating to View > Input Meters > Input Meters

Smaart IO Isn't Working Properly in OSX 10.11.4

If you are having problems with Smaart interacting with your Rational Acoustics Smaart I-O, and you are running OS X version 10.11.4 or newer, you are likely experiencing a problem with the recent OS X update. In the 10.11.4 OS X update, the Smaart I-O is renamed internally to "Smaart I_O", which breaks the communication between the Smaart I-O and Smaart. You can verify this if the device is named "Smaart I_O" in Audio/MIDI Setup. To resolve the problem, perform the following steps: - ...

What Operating Systems are compatible with the legacy versions of Smaart?

What Operating Systems are compatible with the legacy versions of Smaart? ------------------------- From Smaart v6 onward, our software has been designed to be dual-platform. Each Smaart license comes with installers for both Windows and Mac OS. Please refer to the chart below for the oldest and newest operating system (OS) supported by each version of Smaart: Smaart Version Smaart v6 Smaart v7 Smaart v7 Di Smaart v8 Smaart Di v2 Smaart SPL Oldest Supported OS MacOS ...

Can I transfer my saved configuration to another device/operating system?

Can I transfer my saved configuration to another device/operating system? ------------------------- Short answer: No While you can save your current settings to a configuration file (https://downloads.rationalacoustics.com/documentation/smaart-v8/Smaart-v8-User-Guide.pdf#page=64) to be recalled later, this file cannot be reliably transferred between devices or across operating systems. Some of the settings that are saved contain environment-specific variables relating to the system that Sma...

Does Smaart still work with Lake/Labgruppen/Lake Controller?

Does Smaart still work with Lake/Labgruppen/Lake Controller? ------------------------- SmaartLive 5.4 and the Analyzer Bridge The Dolby® Lake® Analyzer Bridge was a piece of software that allowed intercommunication between SmaartLive 5.4 and the Dolby Lake Controller. Analyzer traces from Smaart could be plotted in Lake Controller and various controls from LC could be displayed/manipulated in Smaart. Lake Controller v5.8 was the last version to support the old Analyzer Bridge. Smaa...

Old Smaart Manuals, Case Studies, White Papers, etc

An archive of legacy Smaart related reference material generated over the years including manuals, tech notes, case studies and more. User Manuals - Smaart v.6 User Manual (https://downloads.rationalacoustics.com/documentation/smaart-old/Smaart6_UserManual.pdf) - SmaartLive 5 User Manual (https://downloads.rationalacoustics.com/documentation/smaart-old/live5book1final.pdf) - AcousticTools 4 User Manual (https://downloads.rationalacoustics.com/documentation/smaart-old/at4manual.pdf) ...