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AKAI MAX49 - Setup for Logic Pro X

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

The MAX49 with Apple's Logic Pro X is a powerful and flexible production system. This guide covers the sync and transport settings as well as manually mapping the MAX49's touch faders to various controls in Logic Pro X.

Akai Pro Advance Series - Using with Native Instruments Komplete

Created: 04/30/2015 | Modified: 08/03/2017

Akai Professional's Advance Keyboards are like nothing else you've ever played. The Advance keyboard controllers give you unprecedented playability and unrestricted manipulation of any virtual instrument with our exclusive interactive, full-color display,

Akai Pro MIDIMix - Frequently Asked Questions

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

Up until now, there was just no solution for musicians and producers who needed a compact, easily portable way to mix and process their projects on site. But MIDImix is the best solution for portable mixing on the go. MIDImix offers an intuitive, familia

Akai Pro MPD226 - Frequently Asked Questions

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

The MPD226 is a MIDI-over-USB pad controller perfect for producers, programmers, musicians and DJ's 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 comp

Akai MPC5000 - Replacement CDM25 DVD-ROM Drive Installation

Created: 10/22/2015 | Modified: 08/17/2017

In this video we walk through how to install or replace the CDM25 DVD-ROM drive in an Akai Professional MPC500 or MPC2500. The plug-and-play DVD drive comes right out with no tools, and can be swapped out in about 2 minutes. Just a screw driver is needed

Akai Pro MPC Touch - Frequently Asked Questions

Created: 10/13/2015 | Modified: 01/11/2018

In creating the MPC Touch, we have once again established the iconic MPC series as the thought leader in music production technology. Combining the might of a pro-level piece of production gear truly fit to carry the MPC shield with the tactile ease of us

Troubleshooting Serato and Audio Issues When Using DVS Or A Controller With Motorized Platters

Created: 11/04/2015 | Modified: 07/12/2017

Some users have reported that audio stops or cuts out unexpectedly when using Serato with DVS or a controller with motorized platters like the Numark NS7 series, Akai AMX, Denon DJ DS1, Rane SL2, etc.

Akai Pro MIDImix - Setup with Studio One 2

Created: 02/26/2016 | Modified: 06/28/2017

The Akai Pro MIDImix is a portable compact high-performance mixer that has the unique ability to control your Digital Audio Workstation. Check out the following video that the folks over at WinkSound created on how to map a MIDI controller - which you ca

Akai Professional BT500 - Frequently Asked Questions

Created: 04/29/2016 | Modified: 06/27/2017

The Akai Pro BT500 belt-drive turntable extracts every musical detail and subtle nuance from your beloved record collection. This article walks through a number of frequently asked questions about the Akai Pro BT500.

Akai Professional BT500 Turntable - EZ Vinyl Converter Tutorial

Created: 08/30/2016 | Modified: 06/27/2017

The Akai Professional BT500 Turntable makes it easy to convert your vinyl collection into digital files using the aptly named, EZ Vinyl Converter software. In this video, we show you how to quickly download, install and setup EZVC. For more on the BT500