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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 MPD232 - Setup with MPC Essentials

Created: 12/21/2015 | Modified: 12/07/2017

The MPD232 is a MIDI-over-USB pad controller perfect for producers, programmers, musicians and DJs alike. Its intuitive blend of MPC controls and technologies mesh with easy USB connectivity to bring the feel of classic beat making into the world of computer music production. This guide walks through how to setup the MPD232 with the included MPC Essentials program.

Akai Pro Timbre Wolf - Frequently Asked Questions

Created: 10/14/2015 | Modified: 06/27/2017

Akai Professional's Timbre Wolf is a powerful and versatile four-voice polyphonic synthesizer. With the power to configure voicing as four mono voices, four-voice unison, or as a four-voice polysynth, you'll have the flexibility to build rich synth parts

Akai EIE and EIE Pro - Setup in Cubase

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 Cub

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 MPD232 - How to Download and Use the Included Sample Content

Created: 03/06/2017 | Modified: 03/28/2018

MPD232 is a MIDI-over-USB pad controller designed for producers, programmers, musicians and DJs. Its blend of MPC controls and technologies mesh with USB connectivity brings the feel of classic beat making into computer music production. This guide walks

Akai Pro Advance Series - Frequently Asked Questions

Created: 04/09/2015 | Modified: 03/28/2018

The Akai Professional Advance Keyboards are like nothing else you've ever played. The Advance 49 gives you unprecedented playability and unrestricted manipulation of any virtual instrument with an exclusive interactive, full-color display, complemented by

Akai Pro MPC Touch - Complete Setup and Routing in Cubase

Created: 04/17/2017 | Modified: 12/13/2017

The MPC Touch and included MPC software combine to create a powerful beat-making machine, incorporating all elements of the legendary MPC workflow. Using the MPC software as a plugin adds even more features and options to connect and interact with your favorite DAW. This guide walks you through everything you need to know about using the Akai Pro MPC Touch as a plug-in inside Cubase.

Akai Pro MPC Live - Feature Overview and Tutorial

Created: 06/08/2017 | Modified: 07/11/2017

In this product overview video, we introduce you to the hardware and software features that make up the new MPC Live. Portable, powerful and fully standalone, the MPC Live is set to stoke the creative fire of producers and performers worldwide.

macOS Mojave 10.14 and iOS 12 Support for Akai Pro Products

Created: 09/12/2018 | Modified: 09/14/2018

As Apple unveils its newest operating system, it's time to decide if your system is ready for an update. To help you stay updated, we've tested our products with the latest pre-release versions of macOS Mojave 10.14 prior to its release.