Learn to Correctly Setup MIDI in Pro Tools 10


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Setting up MIDI in Pro Tools

Once you've added and configured all of your MIDI devices in your MIDI Studio Setup, there are few things to take care of in Pro Tools to make using MIDI easier. First, let's go to the Setup menu. Choose MIDI > Input Devices. Here you'll see the MIDI Input Enable window where all of your devices should be checked off; if they are not, check them. These are the devices that actually input MIDI data into Pro Tools. You won't see any devices on this list that are just sound modules and that don't create MIDI data, only devices that actually create the MIDI data.

Your window will probably look a little different than mine here, with different devices, but just make sure that they are all checked off. Then click OK. Next, go the Options menu and make sure that MIDI Thru is checked off. This allows you to monitor MIDI tracks while recording them. When using MIDI Thru, disable Local Control on your MIDI devices; otherwise they may receive the same MIDI data twice, creating...

Setting up MIDI in Pro Tools
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Setting up MIDI in Pro Tools provides you with in-depth training on Audio + Music. Taught by David Franz as part of the Pro Tools 10 Essential Training

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