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by stevemac
Sat Jan 14, 2012 12:13 pm
Forum: Users' Help Exchange - closed
Topic: Importing audio CDs
Replies: 5
Views: 1380

Re: Importing audio CDs

javierf55 wrote:Do you have Itunes?? you can set the type of audio (wav, mp3, etc) format to import. You can import the CD to your Itunes library and then from your directory to Ableton.

Hope this helps.
awesome! thanks for the answers guys - much appreciated :)
by stevemac
Thu Jan 12, 2012 2:31 pm
Forum: Users' Help Exchange - closed
Topic: Importing audio CDs
Replies: 5
Views: 1380

Re: Importing audio CDs

I see! :(

Best way to get cd audio files into wavs without losing quality??

thanks for your help!
by stevemac
Thu Jan 12, 2012 2:08 pm
Forum: Users' Help Exchange - closed
Topic: Importing audio CDs
Replies: 5
Views: 1380

Importing audio CDs

Hi all, this may be a very simple question but I'ves searched both the forum and the manual :( Recent convert to Ableton, loving it I have to say. First time I went to import an audio track from a cd it just wouldn't let me. Tried dragging file from broswer as usual but no joy. Any reason why this m...
by stevemac
Mon Jan 09, 2012 12:32 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Extracting MIDI info from audio
Replies: 4
Views: 401

Re: Extracting MIDI info from audio

thanks for the suggestions guys, will take a look now. The Mouth looks pretty cool :)
by stevemac
Thu Jan 05, 2012 10:18 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Extracting MIDI info from audio
Replies: 4
Views: 401

Extracting MIDI info from audio

Hi guys, did a search but only found one question without an answer :)

I know Melodyne can extraxt midi date from audio files, but is there another (cheaper) way of doing this (besides using your ears and playing alongside)??

cheers all! :)
by stevemac
Wed Oct 26, 2011 12:38 pm
Forum: Users' Help Exchange - closed
Topic: Drum Racks...help
Replies: 3
Views: 649

Re: Drum Racks...help

Really you don't need to set up seporate outputs to do what you want to do although you can do that. If you go in to clip view in the mixer section you will see a small arrow next tot he drum rack. click this and it will expand all the used channels in the drum rack out in to your mixer. You can ad...
by stevemac
Wed Oct 26, 2011 12:17 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: quality loss when rendering
Replies: 44
Views: 12430

Re: quality loss when rendering

Just reading through this thread, it seems relevant but not specific to my question; When I have a sample or midi part playing in live, upon export (using master channel) and import it back into the project - it is quieter than the original. Can anyone tell me why this is. Project set up as 24bit an...
by stevemac
Thu Oct 06, 2011 7:19 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: What is the best way to do parallel compression?
Replies: 21
Views: 4740

Re: What is the best way to do parallel compression?

find this guys version to be very clean and easy http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3-K-Slp6jQo& Thanks for the link! It's when I see that kind of videos that I notice I kinda have absolutly no idea what Im doing in Ableton. I like the songs I do but my mixing skills are nil. If he's so carefull about ...
by stevemac
Tue Oct 04, 2011 2:00 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: What is the best way to do parallel compression?
Replies: 21
Views: 4740

Re: What is the best way to do parallel compression?

Am I being thick, or wouldn't the easiest way be to set up a send FX channel and use this for all tracks you want to parallel process (not just for compression). What's the benefit of using individual FX chains? Obviously you can now use separate setting for each channel, but almost all parallel com...