The "No suitable audio devices" message

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Andy Rafael
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Hi, I'm a first time Ardour user. I downloaded jack, but now I'm getting this message. It tells me that I have no audio device capable of simultaneous playback and recording installed on my mac. This just isn't true, I use simultaneous recording and playback all the time on Garageband. My mac IS capable of this. What's going on here?

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For some stupid reason Apple changed the audio system couple of yeras ago.
You need to use Audio MIDI Setup to create an Aggregate device.

Here is a easy to follow description:

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@AndyRafael: this strongly suggests that you did not read as was requested ....