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Akai Pro MPC Touch - Setup With Ableton Live

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

Akai Pro MPC Touch - Setup With FL Studio

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.

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

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.

MPC Touch - Display Configuration Troubleshooting Guide

The Akai MPC Touch boasts a 7" touchscreen that allows you to have full control over your projects without ever looking away from the hardware. The MPC Touch is recognized by your computer as an extra display, so making sure that it is set up properly is

Akai MPC5000 - Replacement CDM25 DVD-ROM Drive Installation

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 Tom Cat - Frequently Asked Questions

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

Akai Pro Timbre Wolf - Frequently Asked Questions

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 Pro MPC Touch - Frequently Asked Questions

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

OS X 10.11 El Capitan Support for Akai Pro Products

Apple has scheduled the release of Mac OS X 10.11 for September 30, 2015. In an effort to keep you updated on the compatibility of your Akai Pro product(s), stay tuned to this article for the latest news about OS X 10.11 El Capitan Support.

Akai Pro Advance Keyboards - Setup in Pro Tools

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