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Akai Pro LPD8 Wireless - Frequently Asked Questions

Created: 12/05/2016 | Modified: 06/28/2017

Tripping over your wires? The Akai Pro LPD8 Wireless connects wirelessly to your device running both MacOS and iOS! The LPD8 Wireless is ideal for musicians that want to take their projects with them on the go or just want to rid themselves of the restric

Akai MAX49 - Setup for Reaper

Created: 09/24/2013 | Modified: 06/27/2017

In this tutorial we'll cover the Reaper's industry standard features for MIDI controllers by setting up a MAX49 for keyboard

Akai MPK2 Series - Setup in PreSonus Studio One

Created: 05/05/2014 | Modified: 06/27/2017

The Akai MPK2 series controllers combine deep software integration, enhanced workflow, and core technologies from the iconic line of MPC workstations. The MPK225, MPK249, and MPK261 are engineered to be all-in-one controller solutions for comprehensive i

Akai MPK and MPD Series - MIDI Mapping and Transport Control in Logic Pro

Created: 09/26/2013 | Modified: 06/27/2017

Logic Pro can create and save templates, which can then be used as starting points for new projects. Templates store the number of tracks, their names, the effects created in them, window positions, and just about every aspect of your project except for t

Akai EIE and EIE Pro - Setup with Ableton

Created: 09/24/2013 | Modified: 07/06/2017

Containing 4 routable inputs and outputs, the EIE and EIE Pro expand on the stereo inputs and outputs normally found on computer sound cards, and external audio interfaces. This 'how to' guide will walk you setting up all inputs and outputs for use in Abl

Akai EWI4000S - Using the Preset Editor

Created: 09/24/2013 | Modified: 07/06/2017

The Akai EWI4000S is a fantastically versatile instrument that contains many built-in sounds, allowing for easy portability without the need for bulky computers and connection cables. However, the EWI4000S also allows for the ability to connect to a comp

Akai Professional EWI5000 - Frequently Asked Questions

Created: 09/18/2014 | Modified: 06/27/2017

The Akai Professional EWI5000 combines innovative instrument design, wireless connectivity, and a sound library by SONiVOX to create the most expressive and versatile wind instrument available to today's musicians. The game-changing instrument combines t

Akai Pro MPC Software 2.0 - Changing Time Signature

Created: 09/14/2017 | Modified: 02/14/2018

Time Signature, or meter, is a written indicator that shows the number of beats per measure and the type of note that carries the beat in a piece of music. This article will walk you through how to change the time signature in your sequence as well as the project default time signature in the MPC 2.0 software.

Akai Pro MPC Essentials - Exporting Basics

Created: 04/04/2017 | Modified: 06/28/2017

You've finally finished your beat or your song and you're ready to share it with the world, so now what? The MPC Essentials software gives a few different options for exporting your music. The following guide will walk you through the four basic ways you can export your music from MPC Essentials.

Akai Pro Advance Series and VIP - Setup with Steinberg Cubase

Created: 07/28/2015 | Modified: 08/03/2017

Akai Professional's Advance Keyboards are like nothing else you've ever played. Along with the VIP software, the Advance series gives you unprecedented playability and unrestricted manipulation of any virtual instrument with an exclusive, interactive, ful