Join David Franz for an in-depth discussion in this video Setting up MIDI on a PC, part of Pro Tools 10 Essential Training.
- View Offline
- Exercise Files
To set up your MIDI devices to work with Pro Tools, plug in all of your devices:…your MIDI controllers, MIDI interfaces, and sound modules. Then make all the…proper MIDI connections. Then you'll want to start up your computer in Pro Tools.…Download any necessary drivers for your MIDI devices, and Windows should let you…know if you need them.…Once you've started up Pro Tools, you can go to the Setup menu, choose, MIDI >…MIDI Studio Setup.…The MIDI Studio Setup, or MSS, application will open up.…
I want to create a new device here. I'm going to click on Create and then choose…our instrument name. I'm going to create a Korg Triton.…Now I will go down to the Manufacturer and find Korg on the list here, and I'll…choose the model, Triton.…Now I'm going to choose the Input Port. I'm going to choose my Oxygen 61 keyboard.…I'll also choose that as the Output Port.…By default, all of the Send Channels and Receive Channels are active, and you can…see those highlighted in blue here.…
If we wanted to make some of them inactive, we can click on them and gray them…
- Exploring the Pro Tools interface
- Selecting inputs, outputs, and busses
- Understanding signal paths and gain stages
- Setting up Pro Tools hardware and software properly
- Importing audio from multiple sources
- Recording and editing audio and MIDI
- Adjusting time, tempo, meter, key, and chord in arrangements
- Mixing and mastering a session
- Setting up an effects loop
- Importing and displaying video
- Adding music, Foley, ADR, and FX
- Archiving a session
Skill Level Beginner
Pro Tools Mixing and Masteringwith Brian Lee White10h 32m Intermediate
Music Editing for TV and Film in Pro Toolswith Skye Lewin3h 30m Intermediate
Audio for Film and Video with Pro Toolswith Scott Hirsch5h 9m Intermediate
1. Getting Started
2. Learning the Interface
4. Recording Audio
5. Editing Audio
6. Arranging a Session
7. Recording MIDI Data
8. Editing MIDI
11. Mixing and Mastering
12. Working with Video
- Mark as unwatched
- Mark all as unwatched
Are you sure you want to mark all the videos in this course as unwatched?
This will not affect your course history, your reports, or your certificates of completion for this course.Cancel
Take notes with your new membership!
Type in the entry box, then click Enter to save your note.
1:30Press on any video thumbnail to jump immediately to the timecode shown.
Notes are saved with you account but can also be exported as plain text, MS Word, PDF, Google Doc, or Evernote.