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Questions tagged [logic-pro]

A digital audio workstation and MIDI sequencer software application developed by Apple

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Panning distorted guitars (get the attack sound)

I need a mixing tip: when I try to mix distorted guitars (dual guitars, but in fact, I just recorded once, created 2 tracks, copypasted onto them and hard panned them), I want to have a sound of ...
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How to make Flex Markers appear in Logic Pro X?

I'm trying to use Flex Markers in Logic Pro X. They finally appeared on one audio track after a half an hour of experimentation and reading documentation (by accident, I discovered that I had to ...
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How to get Logic Pro X to record keyboard sounds? [duplicate]

I have A Juno DS88, which should be able to send audio data. I also have Logic Pro X on my mac. I've been able to use it like a MIDI controller, but I'm trying to record the sounds my Juno gives me ...
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How do I get Logic Pro X to record the audio from my keyboard?

I have all the necessary cables to do this, however I'd like to know how to get it going.
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How can I apply a plugin only to the lower frequencies?

Part of the MasterRig plugin in WaveLab is the ability to apply saturation to the lower frequencies. I love this plugin, it sounds amazing, but I don't love WaveLab and would like to do this in Logic. ...
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No sound from external midi

I'm new to Logic Pro X and I have a newb question. I created an external MIDI track (#3) and made a recording from the attached keyboard, but I don't hear anything in Logic, why? I have another ...
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Logic Pro X - Mapped instruments and staff styles not pasting properly

I do a lot of work with sampled instruments and take advantage of the facilities of mapped instruments and staff styles. Once I've created them I want to be able use them in other projects. The ...
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Meaning of fr and sub in Logic Pro X timestamp

Logic Pro X shows me this: 1 second, 15 fr and 56 sub? How do I convert that into seconds?
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Logic Pro: Does a looped segment have to start with a full loop?

I have a loop that I want to come in on the "4 and" part of the previous bar, and then continue looping. I've got it so that it takes up an 8 beat segment, so that it will continually loop and sound ...
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“Error initializing CoreMIDI” starting Logic Pro X on Mojave

I recently upgraded my 2018 MacBook Pro to MacOS Mojave and I started getting an error every time I launch Logic Pro X: Error Initializing CoreMIDI It's not just a spurious message, because MIDI I/...
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Incorrect technique or signal chain noise?

I am getting a "hiss" noise from my amp sim after I play a note. This is not present in low gain. But gets pretty audible on higher gain. My signal chain is a guitar, interface, Logic pro with a ...
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Ultrabeat contains no preset drumkits or samples

I am following this tutorial ( ) on youtube and I encountered the problem that there are no presets delivered with Ultrabeat. Its very sad that they are missing because ...
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A “triplet” with 4 notes in LPX

I'm trying to sequence a piece of sheet music that has two quarter notes followed by two eighth notes; all four notes are tied together using a tuplet bracket (written as a triplet). How can this ...
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What is the equivalent of setting the variation to 0 (FL Studio) in Logic Pro X

My goal is to make the vocals sound super unnatural. The vocals were produced by google translate and I would like to go directly from a note to the next, no sliding or anything. Here is a screenshot ...
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Controlling multiple CC channel with one automation curve

hope this finds you well. Is it possible to have one automation curve that controls more than one cc channel? Thanks in advance! Best, Markus
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Fades in Logic Pro X

I'm watching a Logic Pro X 101 course by MusicTechHelpGuy, and in it he shows how to create a fade by ctrl-shift-dragging on a region. Unfortunately, I cannot seem to replicate this. Could somebody ...
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Using an ocarina in Logic Pro X? [closed]

I recently purchased Logic Pro X, and I'd like to know how to use an ocarina as a digital instrument within the program. I've done some extensive searching, but as yet have found nothing helpful ...
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Software Instrument Tempo Issues in Logic Pro X

I am having a lot of trouble understanding the software instrument tracks in Logic Pro and how tempo works within them. If you record into logic using a software instrument as an input, there seems to ...
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How to retain midi quirks in final recording with Logic Pro

I've got a song that I'm working on which has an Alchemy (Descending Below) synth track. At the end of the song, I do a progressive tempo slowdown, ending at about 5bpm. When the synth track ends, ...
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Recorded Vocal tempo is less

I have recorded a song with all drum arrangements using Logic Pro with the tempo of 85 but when the vocal and along with the arrangement is recorded and played, I feel the vocal tempo is less than the ...
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Change the tempo of project without applying flex to recording (Logic Pro X)

So I think, in Logic Pro X 10.4 they've added functions like Smart Tempo modes (Keep, Adapt, Auto). What an I trying to do: I've recorded a guitar part which tempo is 166, but there is a half-time ...
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My audio doesn’t have sides

I have a mono track. I transform it into stereo using Utility —> Gain —> Mono -> Stereo. Pretty easy. Then I choose an plugin that works in MS mode. But when I try to boost a volume level of Sides — I ...
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Logic Pro X flex markers

I love Flex Time (Polyphonic) in Logic Pro X – it saved my off-beat playing a lot of times. Of course it's very interesting to move markers right on the hits (aka. quarter note hit, 8th note hit, 16th,...
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Long notes without hardware

I really want to record a lick which is actually an arpeggiated chord where each next note is played over previous while all of those notes remain ringing. I don’t have any hardware like sustain or ...
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Logic (or possibly general production) terminology - what does 'recorded box' mean?

I'm a singer and have been talking with a producer via email in regards to exchanging ideas/melodies on Logic. I just need to clarify what he means when he said 'Just some basic ideas with recorded ...
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Is there an AU plugin that has a similar use to FL Studio's Stamp Tool?

I've seen people online using the stamp tool in FL Studio to write scales. As far as I can tell, Logic Pro X does not come with this feature. Is there a plugin (has to be AU for my purposes) that ...
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Removing bad frequencies from electric guitar

I use the channel EQ in logic to find out bad frequencies and then decrease their levels. For example, the constant hissing noise at high frequencies etc. I just form a peak and move it along the ...
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Recording from VCV Rack using Logic Pro X

I'm using VCV rack on MacOS High Sierra to create some synth patches and I want to record them. From a quick Google search, I found that Soundflower is a way to record the sound output from one ...
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Move individual midi notes to the end of each note in Logic Pro X

Is there a function or method of moving a set of midi notes to their individual end note positions in Logic Pro X? Ie. midi note A with length 10 should be moved to its end position (11), and midi ...
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How to export 2 or more selected tracks as one

say I selected 2 tracks. Say I want export the resulting of the 2. How to? I mean, say I want an aiff/wav/mp3/whatever of the guitar with the keys, or bass with drums. How to? It seems I can only ...
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Logic Pro: can't see the loop checkbox in track info

please see attachment. Can't see the loop checkbox under the 'mute' one: how to?
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Notes become silent after move in logic

Here is a screenshot: So I have a few notes at the end of the midi region, and I tried to move them to the beginning of the region (mouse drag or cut/paste), but after that all the notes become ...
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Logic Pro X - How do I enter a triplet rest in the score editor

I'm trying to enter the following: but I don't know how to enter the rest as a triplet. Any idea?
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Logic Pro X: When pasting notes in a region, how to prevent resizing?

In LPX, if I have a region that is 4 bars long and I copy notes from another region that spans 2 bars into this one, it will be resized to the length that matches my paste. How can I prevent that?
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Logic Pro X: keyboard shortcut to move the playhead to the begining of selected region

Is there a keyboard shortcut to move the play-head to the beginning of the selected region? When I try to edit the shortcuts, I don't find anything similar.
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Crackling on audio file in CD player but not computer?

I wrote a composition and put it into Logic Pro X. I then wanted to burn it to a CD. I bounced it and the resulting file played smoothly on my computer. I imported it into iTunes and burned it to a CD ...
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Remixing a song to extend or shorten [closed]

I am looking for something similar to the Adobe Audition Remix function but within Logic Pro X Link: https://blogs.adobe.com/creativeclou...-any-duration/ Peter McKinnion does a good example here ...
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LogicPro - Numbers on midi track

What are the numbers appearing on midi tracks? It happens only when I am importing external midi files.
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How to create a solfege instrument in Logic Pro X?

I'd like to create a midi instrument with a human voice of fixed-do solfege in Logic Pro X, for example, whenever I hit a C on the midi controller, I'd like it to make a "do" sound. How can I do this?
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Weird Logic Pro quirk with scoring

I have an issue with the score display in Logic Pro X (10.3.2). Consider the following chords (F#m and E6) that last a full bar each: When switching to the score representation, I see the following: ...
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How can I remove sounds under legacy in Logic Pro X's library?

I couldn't find an option on Logic Pro X to remove the legacy stuff in the library. The only options available are for installing new sounds. Also I'd like to know whether those projects that make ...
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Who do I need to do if I want to keep my buffer size low?

When I set I/O Buffer size to 64 samples (good amount as for me) I start to hear some crackles during the playback. I used this command to disable Apple Internal audio driver (because I use Focusrite ...
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Logic Pro overload bottleneck

A rather technical question but I was wondering if someone has an answer to this: I'm using a Mid 2010 Mac Mini (2,66Ghz Core 2 Duo, extended 8BG of RAM) running the latest Logic Pro X on OSX 10.11 ...
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Logic Pro X 192kHz sample rate problem

I have a strange issue – when I set my project's sample rate to 192kHz my sound gets odd and I can't use most of Waves plug-ins no more. So watch the video:
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How to cut off a pick noise a little bit using an equalizer?

Maybe this question has an answer already, but search bar didn't help much :( So I have my bass guitar part (in MIDI) and I'm using IK Multimedia MODO BASS as my bass guitar emulator (synthesizer or ...
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Understanding B3 organ settings and tweaks [closed]

I've tried all presents in the vintage B3 organ plug-in that I have, but none of them sound quite like this: ...or this: How do ...
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How to “stretch” a melody in Logic Pro X?

I don't know if "stretching" is the right word but some times I want to add syncopation or experiment with some melody, and always end up moving the individual notes one by one. Is there something to ...
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Is it possible to convert an Android device into a midi input device for Logic Pro

I tried this app and used WireShark to see what's being sent, it seems to be sending midi commands over udp, although none is recognized by the network driver in the Audio MIDI Setup. Also tried ...
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How can I quickly change output of channel strip in Logic Pro X

I'm wondering: how can I change an output of a track without deleting it (when you create a track in Logic, you can choose output). Example: I have guitar on Output 1+2 and I want to change it to ...