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by danny klim
Mon Mar 19, 2018 5:04 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: trying to save settings in ableton live default set
Replies: 2
Views: 293

trying to save settings in ableton live default set

Hi, I’m trying to save some settings in ableton live to my default set but live is not allowing me. Could you please help? I am trying to make Live always open where the punch out switch (on the top, see picture below) is always yellow when Live or a new set opens. I also want to make Link (in the t...
by danny klim
Thu Mar 08, 2018 3:12 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: assign multiple midi controls for a single parameter
Replies: 4
Views: 878

Re: assign multiple midi controls for a single parameter

Thanks! @Nokatus - i searched for the devices there but didnt find anything i was looking for. I found this forum post ( https://cycling74.com/forums/duplicating-one-parameter-to-multiple-midi-controls ) that was asking for the same thing i think and had some instructions there, but i got confused b...
by danny klim
Wed Mar 07, 2018 3:51 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: assign multiple midi controls for a single parameter
Replies: 4
Views: 878

assign multiple midi controls for a single parameter

Hi I’m trying to figure out how to assign multiple midi controls/buttons/inputs for a single parameter. Could you please help? For example, I want to be able to control the Master volume fader from 3 different controllers: an akai midimix, and apc40, and an iPad running midi designer pro. I want the...
by danny klim
Tue Feb 20, 2018 3:39 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: microphone tracks with monitor off not sending to master?
Replies: 4
Views: 364

microphone tracks with monitor off not sending to master?

Hi I am having an issue where my microphone tracks are not being sent to the master (and other programs) unless i have the monitor on. Not sure if something is going wrong or if i’m just misunderstanding how it works. Could you please help? I often play a grand piano on midi keyboard while singing i...
by danny klim
Thu Feb 08, 2018 9:30 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: why is Live overwriting my track?
Replies: 2
Views: 1426

why is Live overwriting my track?

Hi, I’m trying to understand why Live is overwriting a track. Could you please help? I have a recorded a grand piano part, then unarmed the grand piano track and am now trying to record a different track with different instrument (bells and Thinpad) in the mix to overlay on top of the piano. However...
by danny klim
Mon Dec 18, 2017 4:28 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: sustain/hold button to replicate a sustain pedal
Replies: 9
Views: 1684

Re: sustain/hold button to replicate a sustain pedal

So why have you not just bought a latching foot switch and plugged it into the sustain pedal input? You are making this way more complicated than it needs to be. Thanks doghouse, i never used a latching foot switch and didnt know that was possible. I will try this One thing i'm still wondering and ...
by danny klim
Sat Dec 09, 2017 11:10 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: No sounds during playback and looper setup
Replies: 1
Views: 2743

No sounds during playback and looper setup

Hi I am having an issue with Live not ‘hearing’ or producing any sounds during playback and am trying to fix it, Could you please help? I just tested it and realized that the way that I have set up some looper tracks are causing the problem somehow. I currently send all of my instruments and instrum...
by danny klim
Sat Dec 09, 2017 10:24 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Saving default bank of clips for control surface
Replies: 0
Views: 208

Saving default bank of clips for control surface

Hi I’m trying to figure out how to make the APC 40 (or any other control surface) open my default set with a different bank of clips selected. Whenever i re-open live, the control surface focus ring is always at the first 8 tracks, but i want it to open by default on a different set of tracks. Savin...
by danny klim
Sat Dec 09, 2017 3:52 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: control faders in live mixer with keyboard
Replies: 1
Views: 253

control faders in live mixer with keyboard

Hi I’m looking for a way to control faders in the ableton live mixer with volume keys on mac keyboard. Could you please help? I use Ableton Live as my audio hub and route itunes/youtube through it. I use an aggregate device, which makes it so that i can’t control the audio volume with the volume key...
by danny klim
Sat Dec 09, 2017 3:41 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: sustain/hold button to replicate a sustain pedal
Replies: 9
Views: 1684

Re: sustain/hold button to replicate a sustain pedal

Oh ok, thanks fishmonkey! So its not possible to do this with midi in ableton then? I need to program it from the keyboard, is this correct? How can i DIY a basic toggle switch? I've never done that before. I just googled it and came across some videos where people were doing wiring and it seemed ki...
by danny klim
Fri Dec 08, 2017 7:58 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: replicate the effect of a guitar capo on my midi keyboard
Replies: 1
Views: 237

Re: replicate the effect of a guitar capo on my midi keyboard

Can anyone please offer some advice about this?

It seems like it should be relatively simple thing to do, no?
by danny klim
Fri Dec 08, 2017 2:06 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: make parts of the Live interface remain visible
Replies: 4
Views: 363

Re: make parts of the Live interface remain visible

Awesome! Thank you! I've never used MaxForLive before and not sure how/where to start. Can you please recommend a good place to start? Also, are there any pre-made projects/objects in MaxforLive that i can use/tweak without needing to learn all of the programming? If not, how easy/difficult would it...
by danny klim
Fri Dec 08, 2017 1:58 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: sustain/hold button to replicate a sustain pedal
Replies: 9
Views: 1684

Re: sustain/hold button to replicate a sustain pedal

Thank you! Sorry for leaving that info out. I would prefer to use a midi controller button because the keystation only has a few buttons that i'm already using for other functions. How can i set it "TOGGLE CC / Controller 64 0 / Controller 64 127"? I know how to midi map buttons using the Midi map b...
by danny klim
Tue Dec 05, 2017 4:59 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: make parts of the Live interface remain visible
Replies: 4
Views: 363

make parts of the Live interface remain visible

Hi, I’m trying to figure out how to make certain parts of the Live interface stay visible at all times. Could you please help? There’s a couple different parts of the interface that i want to be able to quickly see whenever i’m using Live. The first is the looper device. Its very helpful to see the ...