Karma question

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Karma question

Postby tommy62 » Fri Feb 12, 2016 8:02 pm

I am a newb here. Making the transition from disc to laptop. How long does the free download 2016 Karma stay active? Like it so far bout wanted to try it live before buying


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Re: Karma question

Postby wiseguy » Sun Feb 14, 2016 10:55 am

Who knows? The website is as worthless as the software. Customer support is reportedly horrible. Try something else like JustKaraoke, Siglos Professional, or Video Hoster. All are better than Karma.

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Re: Karma question

Postby tommy62 » Sun Feb 14, 2016 6:29 pm

Thanks. Looking at JustKaraoke

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Re: Karma question

Postby DanG2006 » Sun Feb 14, 2016 8:11 pm

Better purchase quick as tricerasoft is being sued by Sony. They might not be around much longer depending on how long the lawsuit for distributing illegal tracks to the USA goes on. AS of November 2015, they were supposed to get rid of zoom, sunfly and SBI tracks. They followed the law with Zoom and Sunfly but as yet they haven't dropped SBI content.


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Re: Karma question

Postby wiseguy » Mon Feb 15, 2016 3:40 am

TriceraSoft software isn't going anywhere.

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Re: Karma question

Postby mnementh » Mon Aug 01, 2016 6:10 am

Hi guys,
sorry I haven't been online for a while but I spotted this thread and had to pitch in with my two penn'orth.

As Wiseguy might remember, I am very much a Karma fan and had absolutely NO issues with Latshaw systems, that previously owned the rights to Karma.

He mentioned a few other programs and I'll comment as follows;

Just Karaoke is excellent and does pretty much everything you migt want from such software. It also benefits by being pretty much the best bang for your Buck.

Siglos Professional is simply a complicated mess and I found it almost unuseable. I wouldn't recommend it to a dog.

Video Hoster, I can't really comment on as I haven't been able to try it.

Karma is, without comment on Video Hoster, easily the best Karaoke Hosting program out there with only one fairly serious drawback. It guzzles processor power and needs a quick PC to be used successfully.

Sandy.

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Re: Karma question

Postby brucekara » Fri Sep 16, 2016 1:18 am

ive been using karma for around 5 years and though it does crash periodically recently it crashes almost every show and i have 5 nights a week. what it does it will freeze and the screen will fade to a grey color and i have to turn it off and start over which most times i lose my singers list for that night and have to remember the order that they came in...HASSLE the only thing that has changed is i changed to windows 10 could that be the problem? also i have so many singers in the data base now like thousands could that have affected it. i dont want to lose all the singers and what they sing and the key changes. karma was a very good program but im losing my patience. I WENT FROM WINDOWS 7 TO 10 ON THE SAME COMPUTER.

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Re: Karma question

Postby mnementh » Tue Dec 06, 2016 4:33 pm

Hi Brucekara,
I can certainly understand your frustration when you moved to Win10.

I had the same issue with a colleagues PC when he shifted to Win10. I eventually had to go backwards with my saved versions of Karma 'till I found one that would run reliably on Win10.

He's had no issues, since, so I'd suggest a different version might work better.



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