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VIP - Everything you need to know about managing Plugins and Presets inside VIP

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Article updated 08-03-2017

akai advance main 3With the Advance Keyboards and VIP (Virtual Instrument Player) software, your entire VSTi library is controlled by one application.  This video walks through how to manage your all your plugins and presets in VIP, including Scanning Your Plugins, Plugins with Expansions (Kontakt 5), Importing User Presets, and Auto Importing.

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Kontakt Update:

The process for importing and managing Kontakt expansions has changed in later versions of VIP. Please see our guide below for a full walkthrough for VIP 2.0 and up:


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