CueMix Tutorial

MOTU CueMix FX Explained®

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  • Introduction 1:18


    Todd welcomes you and gives a preview of all the features he will explain in this tutorial series.

  • Software Installation 3:13

    Software Installation

    Step by step instructions on installing the driver software for MOTU Audio interfaces like the 828x.

  • 828x Connections 4:50

    828x Connections

    Learn about all the audio and data connections on the 828x.

  • The 828x Front Panel 3:23

    The 828x Front Panel

    Explore the 828x front panel, including features and functions.

  • MOTU Audio Console 6:57

    MOTU Audio Console

    See how to make configure settings for MOTU audio interfaces (like the 828x) to adjust how they operate with your computer and software.

  • Using the 828x with DAWs 5:15

    Using the 828x with DAWs

    Todd uses four examples to illustrate how easy it is to use your 828x with your recording software: Cakewalk Sonar X3, Presonus Studio One 2, Ableton Live 9 and Avid Pro Tools 11.

  • CueMix FX Software Intro 2:42

    CueMix FX Software Intro

    Learn the basic interface and about all the features we'll explore in the following tutorials.

  • The Mixes Tab 4:09

    The Mixes Tab

    Explore all the features and possibilities of the Mixes tab in CueMix FX software.

  • The Inputs Tab 4:41

    The Inputs Tab

    Discover how to set various settings to all audio inputs on the 828x.

  • The Outputs Tab 4:01

    The Outputs Tab

    Todd discusses all the settings on the 828x's audio outputs using CueMix FX software.

  • Channel Settings 3:43

    Channel Settings

    Discover how you can control input channel settings using CueMix FX.

  • The EQ Tab 7:32

    The EQ Tab

    See how you can apply EQ to any input and output on the 828x and how to tweak EQ settings.

  • The Dynamics Tab 7:43

    The Dynamics Tab

    Learn how to apply compression and leveling to any input or output on the 828x in the CueMixFX Software.

  • The Meters Tab 3:18

    The Meters Tab

    See the CueMix FX meters page in action, as well as a review of the input meters view.

  • The Reverb Section 8:00

    The Reverb Section

    Learn about the global reverb processor powered by the 828x and controllable in CueMix FX.

  • Monitor Section 5:35

    Monitor Section

    Discover how the monitor section works, including adding outputs to monitor control, talkback and listenback.

  • The Devices Tab 7:05

    The Devices Tab

    Learn about all the audio analysis tools included within CueMix FX software.

  • Shortcuts & Menus 8:12

    Shortcuts & Menus

    Here you will gain an understanding of all the menu commands as well as some handy shortcuts to save time.

  • Managing Latency with Host DAWs 3:56

    Managing Latency with Host DAWs

    See how simple it can be to use CueMix FX software to eliminate monitoring latency with recording programs.

  • Stand Alone Mode 9:19

    Stand Alone Mode

    Learn about making all of the CueMix FX settings we've learned right on the front panel of the 828x, without using the software.

Product Overview

Resident studio expert Todd Tatnall shows you everything you need to know about the CueMix FX Tools and Software, used to route and apply effects, using MOTU hardware such as the 828x, 828mk3 Hybrid, Track16, UltraLite-mk3 Hybrid, 896mk3 Hybrid, 2408mk3, 24IO and HD192!

Todd starts with an Introduction revealing all the features and functions covered in the series. Next, Todd takes it from the beginning with Installing the CueMix FX Software, then explains in-detail, all the Audio and Data Connections that need to be made. The Front Panel is then revealed, and then How to Make Further Settings via the MOTU Audio Console.

Todd now shows you How to Set Up and Use your MOTU Hardware with Various DAWs, and introduces you to the actual CueMix FX Software. Continuing on, the different Effects, Tools, Mix and I/O Tabs are shown and demonstrated, as well the Reverb and Monitor Sections.

Wrapping up the series, Todd gives you a bunch of cool, time-saving Shortcuts and reveals Menu Options, as well as How to Manage Latency with Host DAWs, in addition to showcasing the powerful Stand-Alone Mode.

If you have any of the supported MOTU Audio Hardware Devices and don't know about CueMix FX software, you're missing out on an extremely powerful and flexible suite of Effects, Tools and Routing Options... Discover them today, watch "MOTU CueMix FX Explained".

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