CueMix Tutorial

MOTU CueMix FX Explained®

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

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    Software Installation

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

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    828x Connections

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

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    The 828x Front Panel

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

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    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.

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    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.

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    CueMix FX Software Intro

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

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    The Mixes Tab

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

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    The Inputs Tab

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

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    The Outputs Tab

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

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    Channel Settings

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

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    The EQ Tab

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

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    The Dynamics Tab

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

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    The Meters Tab

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

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    The Reverb Section

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

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    Monitor Section

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

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    The Devices Tab

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

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    Shortcuts & Menus

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

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    Managing Latency with Host DAWs

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

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    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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MOTU CueMix FX Explained® is rated 4.7 out of 5 by 5 .
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from Very Helpful Some Serious added value. I watched this one again . It is not so new but very useful and essential software .
Date published: 2021-04-08
Rated 4.0 out of 5 by from Dissapointed older version has gone Groove2 used to have a series about older MOTU hardware. That's the whole reason i became a paying subscriber. I wanted to view that series again as e reminder and refresh vertain procedures. UNfortunately that series has gone.
Date published: 2019-03-17
Rated 4.5 out of 5 by from Super insightful This course explains this piece of hardware brilliantly! thank you for shedding light on what was very confusing prior to reviewing these modules..
Date published: 2018-02-21
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from Very Helpful Guide Like the title says it really is the Cue Mix FX Explained. These videos really help you get around the software and plainly show you how to use the software and its functions.
Date published: 2017-08-28
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from FINALLY! CUEMIX EXPLAINED WITH VIDEO This is the best video series I have encountered that helps explain using CueMix software. Definitely well worth the price of admission.
Date published: 2016-12-04
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