Alesis Strike Pro Kit - Optimizing Trigger Response

StrikeProKit Ortho RGBThe stunning new Alesis Strike Pro kit shatters all your pre-conceived notions about electronic drums. It combines the feel and familiarity of acoustic drums combined with the versatility and capability of the best electronic drums. These are the perfect drums to move beyond the limitations of a conventional acoustic set, without giving anything up. While the module comes pre-configured for a consistent response, you may want to make your own tweaks to customize it to your playing style. This article will explain some of the most important settings, and show you how and when to make adjustments to optimize the performance of your Strike Kit. 

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Alesis SR-16 Video Manual

alesis sr16 main3The two-part SR-16 Video Manual is a detailed 109 minute seminar covering all functions and features of this classic drum machine.  It also provides a walkthrough of pattern recording and song construction.  Hosted by by Craig Anderton, featuring Steve Smythe.

 

 

 

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Alesis SR-16 - Saving and Sending SysEx Data

alesis sr16 main3This guide will walk you through loading MIDI SysEx data to or from your Alesis SR-16 using your computer. This can be useful if you need to save your kits, patterns, or songs; or if you want to load patterns you have downloaded on the internet.

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Alesis IO DOCK II - Frequently Asked Questions

alesis iodockII main3The iO Dock II enables anyone with an iPad to create, produce, and perform music with virtually any pro audio gear or instrument. The iO Dock II is a universal docking station specifically designed for the iPad, which gives musicians, recording engineers, and music producers the connectivity they need to create and perform on the go. iO Dock II allows the ability to connect all of your gear to virtually any iPad and use any Core Audio or Core MIDI enabled app in the App Store, such as Garage Band, Cubase, JamUp, or BIAS.  This article walks through a number of frequently asked questions about the iO Dock II.

 

 

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Gain Staging 101 - How to get a clean loud signal

gain staging mainQ: I'm getting a low output from my microphone, or my recordings are coming out noisy.  I know its a good mic.  Is something wrong with my mixer, or am I doing something wrong?

Thanks for writing in.   We’ve helped lots of folks with this question over the years, with various combinations of Microphones, Mixers/Mic Preamps.

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Alesis MultiMix 4 USB FX - Frequently Asked Questions

alesis multimix4usbfx main3MultiMix 4 USB FX is a four-channel desktop mixer with a USB digital audio interface that lets you mix live, in the home studio, and record audio directly to a computer.  This article walks through a number of frequently asked questions about the MultiMix 4 USB FX.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Alesis Burst Kit - Frequently Asked Questions

BurstKit Ortho RGBThe Alesis Burst Kit is a complete 8-piece electronic drum kit that includes everything you need to play like a pro. It features a 9" snare drum for great feel and natural response, pedals for kick and hi-hat, plus three dynamic 8" tom pads and three 12" cymbals. A virtually unlimited range of playing expression and the mounting rack keeps everything solid and secure. This guide discusses some common questions about the Burst Kit features and functionality.

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Alesis Pro X Hi-Hat - Frequently Asked Questions

Alesis ProX Hihat MainThe Alesis Pro X Hi-Hat is a dual-cymbal, continuous hi-hat controller that brings natural hi-hat playability and feel to Alesis DM10 and DM8 drummers everywhere. Precisely calibrated for the Alesis DM10 and DM8 series electronic drum kits, Pro X Hi-Hat integrates seamlessly with and expands the expressive capabilities of these popular electronic instruments. With Pro X Hi-Hat, you get all the advantages of an electronic controller without sacrificing the natural feel of an acoustic hi-hat.

 

 

 

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Alesis DM Pro - Compatible PCM/CIA Cards

alesis dmpro flash3The PCM/CIA card must be a SRAM or Linear Flash Card AMD C or D series such as an 8Mb from Centennial or Pretec card. To load samples onto a card, this requires a linear flash card. The SRAM cards are just used for midi tracks and sysex files, but not samples.

 

 

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Alesis CompactKit 7 - Frequently Asked Questions

alesis compactkit7 mainThe Alesis CompactKit 7 is a tabletop electronic drum kit with seven velocity-sensitive drum pads that deliver realistic drum sound with the feel and response of real drums. It also comes with two pedals for hi-hat and kick drum, so you’ll really feel as if you’re sitting down at an actual set. There are 100’s of built-in percussion voices, preset drum kits and play-along songs, so you can get started right away with your own customized sound. This article aims to answer the questions you may have about the Alesis CompactKit 7. 

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Alesis CompactKit 4 - Frequently Asked Questions

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The Alesis CompactKit 4 is a tabletop electronic drum kit with everything a young drummer needs to sharpen their skills on their way to stardom! Four velocity-sensitive drum pads deliver realistic drum sound with the feel and response of real drums. There are dozens of built-in songs and rhythms, so any young percussionist can start playing along with the music right away—no need to wait for “the band” to come over! This article reviews some of the questions you may have about the Alesis CompactKit 4.

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Alesis DM6 - How to Adjust Your Frame, Pad, and Cymbal Clamps for the Most Stability

alesis dm6 clamp nobgAssembling an electronic drum kit for the first time may seem overwhelming, but the easily adjustable hardware design of the Alesis DM6 will allow you to be up and playing with minimum fuss. We often hear from customers who aren't sure how much to tighten the clamps which hold the DM6 kit together. This article will offer some tips so you can "set and forget" the hardware clamps when assembling your Alesis DM6 kit. 

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Alesis Strike - Downloading and Using the Free Drumless Tracks

FDT MainOwners of the Strike Kit and Strike Pro Kit are eligible to download 50 free premium Drumless Tracks upon registration. This pack from market leader FDT is a $50 value and it's FREE for a limited time offer. This article will show you how to register, download, and setup your Free Drumless Track with your Strike Kit. 

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Alesis DM Dock - Frequently Asked Questions

alesis dmdock main3The Alesis DM Dock allows you to harness the power of your iPad to create a totally intuitive, customize-able, and world-class drum interface. The iPad offers wireless connectivity and access to a wealth of compatible drum apps—including the DM Touch app, created by Alesis to make the most of the DM Dock. Together they offer a level of total control and integration that no other system can match. This article walks through a number of frequently asked questions about the DM Dock. 

 

 

 

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Alesis DM Lite Kit - Frequently Asked Questions

alesis dmlite main3Add an exciting light show to any performance! The Alesis DM Lite Kit with light-up LED pads will have any novice or accomplished drummer playing—and playing better—right away. The pre-assembled kit sets up quickly—no tools required. In addition to hundreds of world-class sounds, the DM Lite Module contains a built-in drum coach offering play-along patterns and exercises to improve your skills. Use the DM Lite Kit on stage with an amplifier, or practice through headphones in your bedroom or dorm. This complete package even includes sticks, so you can start playing today.

This article walks through a number of Frequently Asked Questions about the Alesis DM Lite Kit.

 

 

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Alesis DM7X Kit - Frequently Asked Questions

alesis dm7xkit main3The DM7X Kit is the perfect choice for any electronic percussionist, whether you’re just starting out, or looking to upgrade to a higher-quality kit with a professional module.  This kit features ultra-quiet rubber drum and cymbal pads, a preassembled rack that will have you playing in minutes, a low-noise StealthKick 2 bass triger, and Alesis Pro X Kick bass pedal combo, and an advanced drum module with hundreds of included sounds. For further answers to some frequently asked questions about this product, check out this article!

 

 

 

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Alesis DM7X Session Kit - Frequently Asked Questions

dm7x session kit main5Step up and start drumming with the DM7X Session Kit from Alesis. Packed with premium Alesis sounds and onboard extras, the expandable DM7X module is the heart of your new drumset. Extremely playable pads offer realistic extras such as a dual-zone snare for accurate rimshots, as well as a crash cymbal with choke. The enhanced bass drum system is fast, responsive, and extra-quiet. Sturdy and compact, the all-in-one drum rack features a wide stance with longer feet for improved balance.

 

 

 

 

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Alesis DM7X Module - Video Walkthrough

dm7x module mainThe Alesis DM7X is a professional quality drum module with a ton of features and it is a great choice for any electronic drummer. Check out this guide and video walkthrough to learn more about the features of the DM7X module.

 

 

 

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Alesis DM10 - Setup With Addictive Drums

alesis dm10 module main5One of the great features on the Alesis DM10 drum module is the convenient USB connection, allowing the ability to trigger your favorite DAW or virtual instrument. This tutorial walks through setting up a DM10 drum module to work as a MIDI controller in XLN's Addictive Drums.

 

 

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Alesis DM10 - Setup Guide

alesis dm10 module main5The DM10 default settings allow the user to play immediately upon connection, but, like any new kit, sometimes a few small adjustments are needed in order for the DM10 to be up, running, and ready to rock with your style of playing.  While there are lots of fine-tuning options available that you may become familiar with over time, this guide (and video) walks through the main settings to adjust in order to get playing as quickly as possible!

 

 

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Alesis DM10 - Setup with Ableton Live Lite 8

alesis dm10 module main5One of the greatest features on the Alesis DM10 drum module is the convenient USB connection, allowing you to trigger your favorite DAW or virtual instruments on your computer right from the DM10 kit.  This tutorial walks through setting up a DM10 drum module to work as a MIDI controller in Ableton Live Lite 8.

 

 

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Alesis DM10 - How to Back Up the Settings

alesis dm10 module main5This article walks you through how to back up the DM10 module settings, in case you ever need to do a factory reset. For this tutorial we will be using Bome's SendSX for Windows and SNoize's MIDI Monitor for Macintosh.

 

 

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Alesis DM10 - Blue Jay Update: Assigning Instruments To Triggers

alesis dm10 module main5After updating your DM10 module and installing the Bluejay Sound Set, you may notice that some triggers no longer have an instrument assigned and are not triggering any sounds. Have no fear! This guide walks through a few simple steps you can take so that you can get to playing with the new Bluejay sound set quickly and easily.

 

 

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Alesis DM10 Studio Kit Mesh - Frequently Asked Questions

alesis dm10s tudio meshThe Alesis DM10 Studio Mesh Kit is a six-piece electronic drum set with our exclusive Alesis dual-zone mesh drum heads (patent pending) that deliver an unprecedented degree of realistic drum “feel” and personal expression for modern electronic drummers.  This article walks through a number of frequently asked questions about the Alesis DM10 Studio Mesh kit.

 

 

 

 

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Alesis DM10 X Kit Mesh - Frequently Asked Questions

 

alesis dm10x meshThe Alesis DM10 X Mesh Kit is a premium six-piece electronic drum set with our exclusive Alesis dual-zone mesh drum heads (patent pending) that deliver an unprecedented degree of realistic drum “feel” and personal expression for modern electronic drummers.  This article walks through a number of frequently asked questions about the Alesis DM10X Mesh kit. 

 

 

 

 

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Alesis DM10 MKII Pro Kit - Frequently Asked Questions

DM10 MKII PRO2The Alesis DM10 MKII Pro Kit is a premium ten-piece electronic drum set with our exclusive Alesis dual-zone mesh drum heads (U.S. Patent 9,424,827) that deliver an unprecedented degree of realistic drum “feel” and personal expression for modern electronic drummers. The DM10 MKII Pro kit comes with everything you need for both studio and live performance. This article answers some popular questions about the kit's features and functionality.

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Alesis DM10 - Troubleshooting Common Trigger Problems

alesis dm10 module main5If you've ever had to assemble an electronic drum kit, you'll know that it's not always as easy as it looks. Even accidentally swapping a single cable can lead to some odd trigger behavior. This article will walk through how to easily troubleshoot and resolve some of the most common trigger issues with the DM10 drum module.

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Alesis DM10 MKII Studio Kit - Frequently Asked Questions

DM10 MKII StudioThe Alesis DM10 MKII Studio Kit is a premium nine-piece electronic drum set with our exclusive Alesis dual-zone mesh drum heads that deliver an unprecedented degree of realistic drum “feel” and personal expression for modern electronic drummers. These ultra-quiet mesh drum heads come closer to duplicating the feel of an acoustic drum head and their natural rebound better than any previous Alesis electronic drum kit. This article answers the most popular questions about the features and functionality of the DM10 MKII Studio Kit. 

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Alesis SamplePad Pro - Frequently Asked Questions

alesis samplepadpro3 mainSamplePad Pro is the all-in-one percussion instrument that knows no bounds.  It is everything you’re looking for in a pad-based instrument and more.  This article walks through a number of Frequently Asked Questions abut the SamplePad Pro.

 

 

 

 

 

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Alesis Sample Pad and PercPad - Creating Bigger and Better Sounds

alesis samplepercpadAlesis’ popular e-percussion instruments come with 25 of the most requested sounds in all of popular music. But, did you know you can edit and customize these sounds? The following guide illustrates how to modify the internal sounds as well as sounds loaded from an SD card (SD card available on the Sample Pad only). Using these tips, you'll have customized sounds that are truly your own.

 

 

 

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Alesis SampleRack - Frequently Asked Questions

alesis samplerack main2SampleRack is the open-ended percussion module for the modern player. In a streamlined single rack-space module, it delivers hundreds of professionally recorded in-demand sounds—and you can easily add more.  This article walks through a number of frequently asked questions about the Alesis SampleRack.

 

 

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Alesis Samplepad Pro - How To Optimize Crosstalk, Sensitivity, and Triggering

alesis samplepadpro3 mainThe Alesis SamplePad Pro is an all-in-one electronic percussion device which makes it easy . On any electronic percussion pad, all of the pads can hear the strikes made to all of the other pads. Because of this, playing harder than necessary will increase the likelihood of unintended pads triggering. As you get to know the Alesis Sample Pad Pro, you’ll get accustomed to how much force is appropriate when triggering sounds. This guide covers some basic measures you can take to optimize crosstalk, sensitivity and triggering.

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Alesis SamplePad4 - Frequently Asked Questions

SamplePad4 Overview 1The Alesis SamplePad 4 is an all-in-one percussion and sample-playing instrument. With a built-in library of the most commonly requested percussion and electronic drum sounds and the ability to load samples, the only limit is your imagination. This article walks through a number of frequently asked questions abut the SamplePad 4.

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Alesis Crimson Mesh Kit - Setup with Ableton Live Lite

CrimsonModule Ortho RGBThe Alesis Crimson Mesh Kit is a flexible, powerful, and affordable five piece electronic drum kit with mesh heads and the Crimson Advance Drum Module.  This tutorial walks through setting up a Crimson Mesh drum module to work as a MIDI controller in Ableton Live Lite 

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Alesis Crimson Mesh Kit - Loading Samples From A USB Drive

CrimsonModule Ortho RGBThe Crimson Drum Module features a USB memory stick input. You can use this input to load your own .WAV samples for the ultimate flexibility. Once the .WAV samples are loaded, you can easily assign these to any zone of any pad on the Crimson Mesh Kit. The sonic possibilities are endless! 

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Alesis Nitro Kit - Frequently Asked Questions

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The Alesis Nitro Kit is a powerful eight-piece electronic drum kit that comes with the Nitro drum module and is great for nearly any playing style.  It is the perfect choice for any electronic percussionist, whether you’re just starting out, or looking to upgrade to a higher-quality kit with a professional module.  This article walks through a number of frequently asked questions about the Alesis Nitro Kit.

 

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Alesis Nitro Kit - Adjusting Trigger Settings For Optimal Performance

NitroKit Module Ortho Web 00The Alesis Nitro Kit is a complete 8-piece electronic drum kit that includes everything you need to play like a pro. While the kit is ready-to-go right out of the box, spending some time to truly optimize the trigger settings can match the response perfectly with any playing style and improve performance overall. This article will explains some of he most important settings and shows you how and when to make adjustments to optimize the performance of your Nitro Kit.

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Alesis Elevate 5 - Frequently Asked Questions

alesis elevate5 main3Alesis Elevate 5 studio speakers enable you to listen to mixes, masters and multimedia content with impressive clarity and warm, full sound. Built using technology adopted from Alesis’ award-winning Monitor One and M1Active professional studio monitors, Elevate 5 studio speakers are the perfect way to upgrade your computer or mobile device experience.  This article answers some frequently asked questions about the Alesis Elevate 5 powered desktop studio speakers.

 

 

 

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Alesis MicLink Wireless - Frequently Asked Questions

alesis miclink wireless main3The Alesis MicLink Wireless aims to take the complexity, frustration, and cost out of traditional wireless systems - creating a flexible, all-in-one solution that gets you up and running with the dynamic mic of your choice.  This article walks through a number of frequently asked questions about the Alesis MicLink Wireless.

 

 

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Alesis GuitarLink Wireless - Frequently Asked Questions

alesis guitarlink wireless mainSet yourself free with the Alesis GuitarLink Wireless system! Compact, clear sounding, and easy to use, GuitarLink Wireless provides unrestricted action as you move about the stage with your guitar or bass. The unique receiver is battery powered, and small enough to sit anywhere—, even in your pedalboard! This article walks through some Frequently Asked Questions about the Alesis GuitarLink Wireless system.

 

 

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Alesis SR18 - Triggering Software Instruments in Ableton Live

alesis sr18 main3The SR18 is loaded with cutting-edge drum kits and electronic drums, one-shot hits, and modern percussion sounds for any cutting-edge musician’s performance and compositions. However if you are looking to expand your sound plate, you can connect the SR18 to a computer and trigger software instruments in your favorite Digital Audio Workstations as well. This guide walks through the process of setting up the SR18 to trigger the software instruments built into Ableton Live.

 

 

 

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Alesis Core 1 - Frequently Asked Questions

aleses core1 mainWhether you’re recording via PC, MAC, or even iOS devices using an Apple iPad Camera Connection Kit, the Core 1 is prepared to capture your ideas in pristine 24-bit audio. Housed in durable sand-blasted aluminum, and equipped with a space-conscious combo input XLR+1/4” input jack, the class-compliant Core 1 allows you to simply plug in and record great sounding audio.

 

 

 

 

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Alesis iO Hub - Frequently Asked Questions

alesis iohub main5The Alesis iO Hub is a professional two-channel audio interface that empowers you to create anywhere. A single USB connection provides power to the iO Hub for plug-and-play connectivity. This article walks through a number of frequently asked questions about the iO Hub.

 

 

 

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Alesis Control Hub - Frequently Asked Questions

alesis controlhub main3The Alesis Control Hub is a professional MIDI interface with audio playback that empowers you to create anywhere. A single USB connection to your Mac or PC provides power to Control Hub and plug-and-play connectivity. This article walks through a number of frequently asked questions about the Control Hub.

 

 

 

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Alesis iO Mix - Frequently Asked Questions

alesis iomix main3The Alesis iO Mix is more than just a mixer. It is a four-channel audio interface that delivers safe and secure iPad integration. Together, your iPad and iO MIX serve up a totally integrated recording studio that can accompany you down the street—or around the world.  This article walks through a number of frequently asked questions about the Alesis iO Mix.

 

 

 

 

 

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Alesis Melody 61 - Frequently Asked Questions

Melody61 Ortho RGBThe Alesis Melody 61 keyboard has 61 compact, lightweight keys, built-in speakers, and 200 built-in sounds covering a wide variety of instruments--pianos, strings, brass, woodwinds, percussion, mallets, guitars, synths, even sound effects! You can layer multiple sounds together in “Layer” mode, or split two sounds across the keyboard in “Split” mode. 

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Alesis Recital - Frequently Asked Questions

 

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The Alesis Recital is a full-featured digital piano with 88 full-sized semi-weighted keys with adjustable touch response that provides a premium feel and sound. With powerful 20-watt built-in speakers and a 128-note maximum not polyphony, the Recital delivers an ultra-realistic sound with great playing experience. This guide discusses some commonly asked questions about the keyboard.

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Alesis Harmony 61 - Frequently Asked Questions

Harmony61 Angle RGB EditedThe Alesis Harmony 61 keyboard has 61 velocity-sensitive keys with adjustable touch response, built-in speakers and over 300 realistic built-in sounds that cover a wide variety of instruments--- pianos, strings, brass, woodwinds, percussion, mallets, guitars, synths and even sound effects! This guide walks through some frequently asked questions about the Harmony 61.

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Alesis Q and QX Series - USB Connection Troubleshooting

alesis qnqx series mainThe Alesis Q and QX series controllers provide incredible control of MIDI mappable DAW and plugin environments without the necessity of drivers.  This tutorial explains how to troubleshoot USB connection issues with the Q and QX series keyboard controllers in the Windows and OSX environments.

 

 

 

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Alesis QX Series - Mapping in Logic Pro

alesis qx series main3This guide provides a walk through on how to map the knobs, sliders, and transport controls on Alesis QX series MIDI controllers to controls in Apple's Logic Pro software. This applies to the QX25, QX49, and QX61 controllers.  It also covers saving and loading a template of the mapping you create.

 

 

 

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Alesis Q Series - Popular Questions Answered

alesis q series mainWe've put together answers to some of the most common questions about the Alesis Q25, Q49, and Q61 MIDI controllers.  We've included Program Changes, MSB & LSB, and assigning sliders.  With these tips under your belt, you'll have even better control over your virtual instruments and software.

 

 

 

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Alesis QX series - Controller Presets for Ableton Live

alesis qx series main3With MIDI mappable pads, knobs, sliders and more, the Alesis QX series controller allows for great flexibility and improved workflow for the studio environment.  To make it even easier to integrate into your setup, Alesis created MIDI mapping templates which allow for immediate mapped control over many aspects of Ableton Live without being forced to create a preset of your own.  To add the Ableton Live preset to your system, just follow the steps in this article and you'll be on your way to making great music in no time!

 

 

 

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Alesis Vortex Wireless - Frequently Asked Questions

vortex wireless 5It's time to experience unprecedented keytar performance with the Alesis Vortex Wireless. The Vortex Wireless eliminates the barrier between you and your audience by giving you the freedom to move around the stage and take the lead without being connected to any cables. This article walks through a number of frequently asked questions about the Alesis Vortex Wireless.

 

 

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Alesis Vortex Wireless - Complete Ableton Setup

vortex wireless 5It's time to experience unprecedented keytar performance with the Alesis Vortex Wireless. The Vortex Wireless eliminates the barrier between you and your audience by giving you the freedom to move around the stage and take the lead without being connected to any cables. This article walks through the complete setup within the include Ableton Live Lite Software. 

 

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Alesis V Series - Adjusting Velocity Curve

alesis vseries mainThe Alesis V series keyboard and pad controllers are ultra-compact controllers designed for the traveling musician and the desktop producer.  Since everyone creates differently, you may want to change the default velocity curve setting of the V series' keybed to best suit your playing style. This guide walks through using the V series editor to change the velocity curve of the keybed.

 

 

 

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Alesis V Series - Frequently Asked Questions

alesis vseries mainThe Alesis V series keyboard and pad controllers are ultra-compact controllers designed for the traveling musician and the desktop producer.  With an array of hardware controls, Alesis V series lets you record, compose, and perform with virtual instruments, effect plugins in DAWs whenever inspiration strikes.  This article walks through a number of Frequently Asked Questions about the Alesis V series.

 

 

 

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Alesis V Series - Setup with FL Studio

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The Alesis V series is an advanced USB/MIDI keyboard MIDI controller that lets you take command of your music software with a series of pads, knobs, and buttons. With velocity-sensitive semi-weighted keys with aftertouch and Octave Up/Down buttons, you can expand the keyboard to the full melodic range and play bass lines, chords, and melodies.  This articles walks through how to setup the V series controller with FL Studio.

 

 

 

 

 

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Alesis V Series - Setup with Studio One

alesis vseries mainThe Alesis V series is an advanced USB/MIDI keyboard MIDI controller that lets you take command of your music software with a series of pads, knobs, and buttons. With velocity-sensitive semi-weighted keys with aftertouch and Octave Up/Down buttons, you can expand the keyboard to the full melodic range and play bass lines, chords, and melodies.  This articles walks through how to setup the V series controller with Studio One.

 

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Alesis V Mini - Frequently Asked Questions

Vmini Ortho RGBThe Alesis V Mini is a powerful, intuitive, and portable MIDI controller that lets you take full command of your music software.  This article walks through a number of frequently asked questions about the Alesis V Mini.

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Alesis V Mini - Setup with FL Studio

Vmini Ortho RGBThe Alesis V Mini is a powerful, intuitive, and portable MIDI controller that lets you take full command of your music software. This article walks through on how to setup the Alesis V Mini with FL Studio.

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Alesis V Mini - Setup with Pro Tools

Vmini Ortho RGBThe Alesis V Mini is a powerful, intuitive, and portable MIDI controller that lets you take full command of your music software. This article walks through how to setup the Alesis V Mini with Pro Tools.

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Alesis VI Series - Frequently Asked Questions

alesis viseries mainIn this article we answer and discuss some of the features of the premium keyboard and pad controller, the Alesis VI series. These are ultra-compact keyboard controller designed for the traveling musician and the desktop producer. 

 

 

 

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Alesis VI Series - Setup with FL Studio

alesis viseries mainThe Alesis VI series is an advanced USB/MIDI keyboard MIDI controller that lets you take command of your music software with a series of pads, knobs, and buttons. With velocity-sensitive semi-weighted keys with aftertouch and Octave Up/Down buttons, you can expand the keyboard to the full melodic range and play bass lines, chords, and melodies.  This articles walks through how to setup the VI series controller with FL Studio.

 

 

 

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Alesis VI Series - Adjusting Velocity Curve

alesis viseries mainThe Alesis VI series keyboard and pad controllers are ultra-compact controllers designed for the traveling musician and the desktop producer.  Since everyone creates differently, you may want to change the default velocity curve setting of the VI series' keybed to best suit your playing style. This guide walks through using the VI series editor to change the velocity curve of the keybed.

 

 

 

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Alesis VI Series - Setup with Studio One

alesis viseries mainThe Alesis VI series is an advanced USB/MIDI keyboard MIDI controller that lets you take command of your music software with a series of pads, knobs, and buttons. With velocity-sensitive semi-weighted keys with aftertouch and Octave Up/Down buttons, you can expand the keyboard to the full melodic range and play bass lines, chords, and melodies.  This articles walks through how to setup the VI series controller with Studio One.

 

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Alesis VI Series - Setup with Ableton Live Lite

alesis viseries mainThe Alesis VI series is an advanced USB/MIDI keyboard MIDI controller that lets you take command of your music software with a series of pads, knobs, and buttons. This articles walks through how to set up the VI series controller with Ableton Live Lite.

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Alesis VX49 - Frequently Asked Questions

 

alesis vx49 mainWith the Alesis VX49 USB/MIDI controller keyboard, you can load up your favorite VST software synthesizers, samplers and drum machines as if you were working on a standalone keyboard workstation. The included VIP software scans your instrument plug-ins, indexes all of their presets, maps out the controls, and allows you to switch sounds and tweak parameters on the fly, without ever touching your mouse.  The Alesis VX49 is your ideal controller for production and performance.

 

 

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Alesis VX49 - Setup with Logic Pro X

alesis vx49 mainWith the Alesis VX49 USB/MIDI controller keyboard, you can load up your favorite VST software synthesizers, samplers and drum machines as if you were working on a standalone keyboard workstation. The included VIP software scans your instrument plug-ins, indexes all of their presets, maps out the controls, and allows you to switch sounds and tweak parameters on the fly, without ever touching your mouse. This article walks through how to setup the Alesis VX49 with Logic Pro X.

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Alesis VX49 - Setup with Bitwig Studio

alesis vx49 mainWith the Alesis VX49 USB/MIDI controller keyboard, you can load up your favorite VST software synthesizers, samplers and drum machines as if you were working on a standalone keyboard workstation. The included VIP software scans your instrument plug-ins, indexes all of their presets, maps out the controls, and allows you to switch sounds and tweak parameters on the fly, without ever touching your mouse. This article walks through how to setup the Alesis VX49 with Bitwig Studio.

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Alesis VX49 - Setup with Presonus Studio One

alesis vx49 mainWith the Alesis VX49 USB/MIDI controller keyboard, you can load up your favorite VST software synthesizers, samplers and drum machines as if you were working on a standalone keyboard workstation. The included VIP software scans your instrument plug-ins, indexes all of their presets, maps out the controls, and allows you to switch sounds and tweak parameters on the fly, without ever touching your mouse. This article walks through how to setup the Alesis VX49 with PreSonus Studio One.

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Alesis VX49 - Setup with Reaper

alesis vx49 mainWith the Alesis VX49 USB/MIDI controller keyboard, you can load up your favorite VST software synthesizers, samplers and drum machines as if you were working on a standalone keyboard workstation. The included VIP software scans your instrument plug-ins, indexes all of their presets, maps out the controls, and allows you to switch sounds and tweak parameters on the fly, without ever touching your mouse. This article walks through how to setup the Alesis VX49 with Reaper.

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Alesis VX49 - Setup with Ableton Live Lite

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With the Alesis VX49 USB/MIDI controller keyboard, you can load up your favorite VST software synthesizers, samplers and drum machines as if you were working on a standalone keyboard workstation. The included VIP software scans your instrument plug-ins, indexes all of their presets, maps out the controls, and allows you to switch sounds and tweak parameters on the fly, without ever touching your mouse. This article walks through how to setup the Alesis VX49 with Ableton Live Lite.

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Alesis VX49 - Setup with FL Studio

alesis vx49 mainWith the Alesis VX49 USB/MIDI controller keyboard, you can load up your favorite VST software synthesizers, samplers and drum machines as if you were working on a standalone keyboard workstation. The included VIP software scans your instrument plug-ins, indexes all of their presets, maps out the controls, and allows you to switch sounds and tweak parameters on the fly, without ever touching your mouse. This article walks through how to setup the Alesis VX49 with FL Studio.

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Alesis VX49 - Setup with MPC Essentials and the MPC Software

alesis vx49 mainWith the Alesis VX49 USB/MIDI controller keyboard, you can load up your favorite VST software synthesizers, samplers and drum machines as if you were working on a standalone keyboard workstation. The included VIP software scans your instrument plug-ins, indexes all of their presets, maps out the controls, and allows you to switch sounds and tweak parameters on the fly, without ever touching your mouse. This article walks through how to setup the Alesis VX49 with MPC Essentials and the MPC Software.

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Alesis VX49 - Setup with Pro Tools

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With the Alesis VX49 USB/MIDI controller keyboard, you can load up your favorite VST software synthesizers, samplers and drum machines as if you were working on a standalone keyboard workstation. The included VIP software scans your instrument plug-ins, indexes all of their presets, maps out the controls, and allows you to switch sounds and tweak parameters on the fly, without ever touching your mouse.This article walks through how to setup the Alesis VX49 with Pro Tools.

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Alesis Coda Pro - Frequently Asked Questions

alesis coda pro mainThe Alesis Coda Pro is a full-featured hammer-action 88-key digital piano that has the versatility and rich sound you’re looking for. It is the perfect solution for any situation where a full-size keyboard is needed, but where portability and affordability are also important. This guide walks through some frequently asked questions about the Alesis Coda Pro.

 

 

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Alesis Coda - Frequently Asked Questions

alesis coda mainThe Alesis Coda is a full-featured semi-weighted 88-key digital piano that has the versatility and rich sound you’re looking for. It is the perfect solution for any situation where a full-size keyboard is needed, but where portability and affordability are also important. This guide walks through some frequently asked questions about the Alesis Coda.

 

 

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Alesis PA System in a Box - Frequently Asked Questions

PASYSTEMINABOX Main cropThe Alesis PA System in a Box is everything you need for a great sounding and affordable live sound setup. Perfect for a small venue, rehearsal space, presentation, ceremony, house of worship or sporting event. This guide will discuss some common questions about it's features, specs and functionality.

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Alesis TransActive 400 - Frequently Asked Questions

alesis ta400 main3The Alesis TransActive 400 is a powerful amplifier solution for the modern electronic drummer. This high-quality wedge amplifier was designed specifically for performing, rehearsing, and recording with electronic drum kits. With premium audio components, the TransActive 400 provides plenty of power to keep up with any band.  This article walks through a number of frequently asked questions about the Alesis TransActive 400.

 

 

 

 

 

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TransActive Drummer Wireless - Frequently Asked Questions

alesis tadrummer wireless main3Created for today’s electronic drummers, the TransActive Drummer Wireless is the perfect companion to your Alesis—or any—electronic drum set. The addition of wireless Bluetooth audio reception provides an ideal way for playing along to your favorite songs, or to practice using lessons downloaded to your Bluetooth device. Single-button Bluetooth pairing makes it simple.

In this article we will answer your top questions about TransActive Drummer Wireless. 

 

 

 

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Alesis TransActive Wireless - Frequently Asked Questions

transactivewireless angle web lgThe all-in-one TransActive Wireless is a complete, active PA system designed for on-the-go use. Pull up the telescoping handle, tilt the amp onto the recessed wheels, and take your TransActive Wireless with you wherever you go. This article walks through a number of frequently asked questions about the Alesis TransActive Wireless.

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