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Akai MPC Renaissance - Troubleshooting USB Audio Artifacts or Latency

Created: 08/04/2015 | Modified: 06/27/2017

As with any USB audio interface, there are many potential causes of symptoms like distortion, artifacts (clicks/pops/crackling), and latency. This guide provides some helpful tips to troubleshoot the issue and get you back to making music!

Akai Pro Advance Series and VIP - Setup with Presonus Studio One

Created: 07/29/2015 | 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 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

Akai Pro MPD218 - Setup with Ableton Live Lite

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

The MPD218 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 Pro MPD226 - Setup with Ableton Live Lite

Created: 08/06/2015 | 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 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 Pro EWI5000 - Troubleshooting Error Code 88

Created: 08/21/2015 | Modified: 06/28/2017

This guide will discuss some potential causes and solutions for the error code "88" with the EWI5000.

Akai Pro MPC Touch - Using the MPC Expansion Packs and Plugins

Created: 04/07/2016 | Modified: 07/06/2017

The Akai Pro MPC Touch is truly a workflow revolution. It incorporates the ease of a touch screen right on the device for quicker production. This guide walks through how to get up and running and start making music quickly using the MPC Touch.

Akai Pro MPD226 - Setup in Logic Pro X

Created: 04/21/2016 | Modified: 06/28/2017

The MPD226 is a USB/MIDI pad controller perfect for producers, programmers, musicians and DJ's alike. This article provides presets, preference files, and instructions on how to easily map setup the controller with Logic Pro X.

Akai Pro MPK mini mkII - Downloading, Installing, and Using the Sample Content

Created: 04/21/2016 | Modified: 06/27/2017

The MPK mini mkII is an ultra-compact controller designed for the travelling musician and desktop producer. This guide walks through where to find the three included content packs and how to use them.