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Akai Pro Tom Cat - Frequently Asked Questions

Created: 10/14/2015 | Modified: 07/12/2017

The Akai Professional Tom Cat is an exciting true analog drum machine with five built-in percussion voices, including Kick, Snare, and Clap sounds with chromatically tunable Disco Toms. Onboard controls—all continuously variable—enable users to custom

MPC Live and MPC X - Complete setup and routing in Reason 10

Created: 03/21/2018 | Modified: 04/06/2018

In this guide, we will walk through the complete setup and routing in Propellerhead's Reason 10

Akai Pro Advance Series - Setup in Pro Tools

Created: 08/24/2015 | 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

Akai MPC1000 - Using with an External Sound Module

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

The MPC 1000 is a powerful sequencer and sampler. The capabilities of the MPC 1000 can be expanded when used as a sequencer to trigger external synthesizer modules. The following guide walks through the procedure for using the MPC 1000 to trigger an exte

Akai Pro Advance Keyboards - Setup in FL Studio

Created: 06/15/2015 | Modified: 06/28/2017

In this short video, we walk through setting up the Akai Pro Advance Series Keyboards with FL Studio. We review setting up transport control and sync.

Akai Pro MPC Touch - Setup With FL Studio

Created: 11/23/2015 | Modified: 06/28/2017

In this video I walk through setting up the MPC Touch with FL Studio so you can access the MPC Software plugin and control FL Studio's transport via the MPC Touch hardware and MMC.

Akai Pro AMX - Calibrating the Innofader

Created: 04/30/2015 | Modified: 01/29/2018

A powerful controller for any performer, AMX controls 2 decks of Serato DJ with an intuitive array of faders, touch-activated knobs, and buttons. At the very heart of the AMX is the Innofader crossfader which offers unparalleled levels of quality and dur

Akai Pro MPC Live and X - Exporting Expansions from the MPC Software

Created: 03/08/2018 | Modified: 05/18/2018

With the MPC 2.1 update, you can export MPC expansions directly onto an external drive for use with the MPC software or in standalone with the MPC X or MPC Live. The MPC software and your MPC X/Live hardware will both need to be updated to at least firmware/software version 2.1, where this feature was introduced.

Akai Pro MPD218 - Frequently Asked Questions

Created: 08/05/2015 | Modified: 06/28/2017

The MPD218 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 compu

Akai MPC Series - Synchronizing with Pro Tools

Created: 09/25/2013 | Modified: 08/17/2017

A step-by-step walkthrough on how to synchronize your MPC with Pro Tools.