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Question about Garageband loading and looking for instrument library


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when my garageband opens it says

"The Instrument Library is invalid. GarageBand expects a valid Instrument Library folder in /Library/Application Support/GarageBand.
Please choose a valid Instrument Library folder or quit and re-install GarageBand."

i looked in that path and the folder is there.

any ideas?
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when my garageband opens it says

"The Instrument Library is invalid. GarageBand expects a valid Instrument Library folder in /Library/Application Support/GarageBand.
Please choose a valid Instrument Library folder or quit and re-install GarageBand."

i looked in that path and the folder is there.

any ideas?
I would delete all of those Folders and trash whatever GarageBand files there are first, and then reinstall if from your iLife disc.
You might also want to try a Permissions Repair, but I would do the GarageBand reinstall from your iLife disc first in this case.

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i ended up re-installing it but its doing the same thing
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Did you do the permissions repair first.... then reinstall it?
If not, make sure that you trash all GarageBand files, then repair permissions, then reinstall it from your DVD.

Your install media might be corrupted or dirty too, you might want to clean the DVD's, to make sure that they are OK.

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how do you do permissions repair?
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nevermind, found it
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