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KOMPLETE KONTROL Software Explained®

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    KOMPLETE KONTROL Software Overview

    See what KOMPLETE KONTROL software is all about, what will and won't be covered in this series, and get a quick bird's eye view of the three main sections of the interface.

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    Getting Started with the Browser

    Explore the basic workflow for loading instruments, one shots, loops, and effects.

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    Navigating the Library

    See how to import presets manually using the Files pane, navigate by either Vendor or Category, filter by banks, choose multiple tags, and load default instrument presets.

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    Searching, Favorites, & Saving Presets

    Discover how to use the Search Field, either on its own or in conjunction with other filters, how to mark presets as favorites, and how to save and apply meta data to custom presets.

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    Working with Effects

    Explore the plug-in chain and find out how to browse, load, search, re-order, bypass, and remove effect plug-ins.

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    The Audio Plug-In

    Hear how this is used to play back loops in sync with the host DAW, while optionally transposing the audio, based on the chosen playback engine.

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    The Sampler Plug-In

    See how the Sampler Plug-In is used to edit sample start/end points, set looping, and adjust the sample envelope characteristics.

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    Setting Up a Third Party Controller

    Discover how the simple MIDI Learn function is used to assign knobs and buttons on your third party controller to KOMPLETE KONTROL software functions.

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    Using the Parameter Mappings

    See and hear real-time sound morphing in action, using the assigned knobs and buttons on your keyboard controller.

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    Parameter Mappings & NKS Compatible Instruments

    Eli gives you a few examples of third party instruments hosted within KOMPLETE KONTROL, and how to customize the parameter mapping assignments.

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    Parameter Mappings & NKS Effects

    Learn how to customize, re-order, and rename knob assignments on NKS supported effects plug-ins.

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    Smart Play - Scales & Chords

    Watch how to use the KOMPLETE KONTROL Perform page to map incoming notes to conform to specific scales, as well as generate chords based on selectable intervals and inversions.

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    The Smart Play Arpeggiator

    Discover the sophisticated arpeggiation functions available on the Smart Play page of KOMPLETE KONTROL.

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    Getting Started with Sounds.com

    Explore a world of fresh content to use with KOMPLETE KONTROL, provided by the Native Instruments based Sounds.Com. including how to set up your free 14 day trial.

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    Getting Started with KOMPLETE START

    Get a quick flyover of the main instruments included in the free KOMPLETE START bundle.

Product Overview


Studio expert Eli Krantzberg delivers comprehensive KOMPLETE KONTROL video tutorials! Learn all about Native Instrument's KOMPLETE KONTROL software, an easy-to-use plug-in that cleans up your workflow and organizes your plug-ins, mappings, loops, and samples, allowing you to quickly and easily find, play, and tweak all your sounds in one place, no matter which DAW or MIDI controller you use. These videos are designed for new KOMPLETE KONTROL software users.

To begin, Eli welcomes you and covers what the KOMPLETE KONTROL software is all about, what will and won’t be covered in this series, and then gives you a bird’s eye view of the three main sections of the user interface. Next, you'll learn the basic workflow for loading instruments, one shots, loops, and effects, followed by how to import presets manually using the Files pane, how to navigate by either Vendor or Category, filter by Banks, choose multiple tags, and load default instrument presets.

Moving on, Eli teaches you how to use the Search Field, either on its own or in conjunction with other filters, how to mark presets as favorites, and how to save and apply meta data to custom presets so you can easily find them later on. Working with effects is then covered where you'll discover plug-in chains, including how to browse, load, search, re-order, bypass, and remove effect plug-ins.

Throughout the rest of the videos Eli explains and explores topics like using the Audio Plug-in version of KOMPLETE KONTROL, the Sampler Plug-In, setting up a third party controller, using the parameter mappings and NKS compatible instruments, parameter mappings & NKS effects, Smart Play scales & chords, the Smart Play Arpeggiator, getting started with Sounds.com & KOMPLETE START, and more.

To see exactly what these in-depth KOMPLETE KONTROL software tutorials show you, and how they'll get you going fast with KOMPLETE KONTROL and then use it creatively, see the individual KOMPLETE KONTROL software video tutorial descriptions on this page. Get organized and produce faster, more efficiently and creatively now... Watch “KOMPLETE KONTROL Software Explained®” today.


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KOMPLETE KONTROL Software Explained® is rated 4.8 out of 5 by 5 .
Rated 3.5 out of 5 by from A Komplete Kontrol jump start I will be flying through a few sections of the KK manual after watching this; it provides a quick look under the hood and explores the depth of KK in an easy to follow way.
Date published: 2021-07-20
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from Very Good Information This course help to understand Komplete Kontrol a lot better, as far how to use it in music production.
Date published: 2021-07-14
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from Very good overview of KOMPLETE KONTROL Good walk thru of the browser and controls.
Date published: 2021-06-18
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from Perfect Great content and easy to follow!
Date published: 2021-06-07
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from Great summary series! Kranzberg does as great job as usual! Very thorough without wasting a lot of time, it covers everything you need to know about Komplete Kontrol S/W.
Date published: 2021-06-06
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