To pass audio in/out of DAW software, the BR-800 is compatible with any ASIO (Windows) or CoreAudio (Mac) compliant software. This includes most audio software including Pro Tools, Cubase, Logic, GarageBand, Sonar, etc.
However check the documentation of the version of audio software being used to determine if the software is ASIO or CoreAudio compliant.
The BR-800 can be used as a control surface with any software that's Mackie Control compatible.
To setup the BR-800 as a control surface for Mackie Control:
- Press MENU.
- Cursor to "USB" and press ENTER.
- Cursor to "CONTROL SURFACE" and press ENTER.
Next, check the documentation of the audio software being used or contact the software manufacturer's support for instructions regarding setting up a connected control surface using Mackie Control protocol in their software.