Category: Reaper – Getting Started

Insert New Midi Item

To insert a midi item we need to select and area of the track lane. Go to 2.1 as illustrated below and left click. 2.1 is the beginning of bar one: Using Right Click and Dragging to the left towards 1.1 we will be selecting Bar 1. Bar 1 selected 1.1 ->2.1 Go to the […]

Install VST *.dll from archive file zip or rar Reaper or DAW

INSTALL VST WINDOWS OLD ARTICLE (The following tutorial can be used to install any *.dll VSTplugin form an archived file ie *.zip or *.rar file downloaded from the internet) – always be prudent  When you download make sure you choose the version for you system. 64bit or 32bit? The following tutorial is based on the […]

Free DAW setup advice Plugin FX and Instruments

I’ll try to keep this short and sweet just a series of links to free and or free to use software for beginners. :::DAW::: Reaper – Free to use but after 60 days it will be the best $60 you ever spend. Perfect for Mac or Windows Record Audio and Midi – Piano Roll and […]

Setting up a Midi Device in Reaper part 2

This article deals with midi input – for midi output please read – Setting up a Midi Device in Reaper part 1 Getting your midi device to work in Reaper is quite a simple procedure. First you will need to install any software or drivers for your operating system. Some will work right out of […]

Setting up a Midi Device in Reaper

This article deals with midi input – for midi output please read – Setting up a Midi Device in Reaper part 2 Getting your midi device to work in Reaper is quite a simple procedure. First you will need to install any software or drivers for your operating system. Some will work right out of […]

Render Track – Reaper – Beginners Lesson 3

Quick and simple lessons on how to use Reaper. Basic lesson 3 – Render. When you’ve finished recording your track/tracks in reaper and you’ve mixed you can render the project. Unless you’ve got lame installed to work with Reaper you will probably need to render to wav and then use another peice of software to […]

Recording Track – Reaper – Beginners Lesson 2

Quick and simple lessons on how to use Reaper. Basic lesson 2 – Recording a track. Open Reaper on your PC or Mac. Start a new project – Insert a new track – Insert Track – Tutorial Once a track has been added you can ‘arm’ it to record   Click the button – it’s […]

Insert Track – Reaper – Beginners Lesson 1

Quick and simple lessons on how to use Reaper. Basic lesson 1 – Insert a track. Open Reaper on your PC or Mac. Start a new project – Look on menu for – ‘Track’ and ‘Insert new track’ Alternatively you can use ‘Ctrl + T’ – for those not sure on short cuts hold down […]