Category Archives: System Settings

Backup Functions

There are two ways to backup your library data in M1. One is automatically done, the other is something you should do manually at least once a week. Manual Backup-Zip File When you first start M1, before you open your database, click the Backup button you see on the opening screen.  This will create aContinue Reading

Automatic Shut Down

I’ve upgraded to Version 7 now and sometimes when I come back into my office, the computer is telling me Music 1 has shut down due to inactivity. It never did that before. Is this a problem? No, that’s a function we added to solve a problem some guys had. Several times over the years,Continue Reading

Backup and Restore

When you start Music 1 each day, it automatically makes a back of your library database. This clone is kept in the folder named Dailybak. There can be up to seven recent copies of your database in that folder. Additionally there is a zip utility that allows you to zip both your database and yourContinue Reading

The Music 1 Player Isn’t Working

I’ve got the correct drive\path\filenames to my songs in the FILE field on the song card, but when I click the play button, I hear nothing. Is the player working? Do I have a sound card problem? No, it just that the volume is turned down. Here’s the way to turn it up:


With Version 7, we updated M1’s built-in backup utility. It is now easier to use and it will include your Log files in the archive, as well. This two minute videos shows how to use it.

Version 7 Keeps Closing On Me

I usually leave M1 running all day on my computer.  Now with Version 7, when I come back it’s always shut itself down.  How can I stop that from happening? Well, first off it is generally not advisable to leave it running all the time.  If there is a power failure and the computer shutsContinue Reading

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