Sorry about being unclear. I meant that the hardware direct monitoring option is excellent! I wonder if the H4 driver offers some software mixer to balance the level of direct the monitoring related to the output coming from laptop software applications? I have that on my other audio interfaces and appreciate it a lot. per On 8 nov 2006, at 20.32, Joshua Carroll wrote: > Yeah, that is a little frustrating. Right now I'm using Mobius in > standalone, so no effects anyway. It seems I've been able to turn > it off at times, but not all the time. I'll have to play with it > some more and see what I can come up with. > > If it turns out that the hardware monitoring is always on in audio- > interface mode, I will be sure to request that they change it. The > firmware can be updated via the SD card or (presumably) the USB > connection. > > --Josh > > > Per Boysen wrote: >> On 8 nov 2006, at 18.28, Art Simon wrote: >> >>> What sort of latency and buffer setting are you getting with the H4? >> >> It has a hardware direct monitoring function. At least for me that >> makes the AD/DA figures moot, because I'm looping and only use wet >> effects from the software inside the laptop.