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How do I set up my FaderPort in Digital Performer?

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asked Oct 1, 2015 in FaderPort Classic by PreSonuSupt5 (21,390 points)
How do I set up my FaderPort in Digital Performer?

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answered Oct 1, 2015 by PreSonuSupt5 (21,390 points)
edited Oct 15, 2015 by PreSonuSupt5
 
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Question:

How do I set up my FaderPort in Digital Performer?

 

Answer:

Once you have installed the FaderPort drivers and connected your FaderPort, launch Digital Performer to set up the FaderPort as a native controller

*OSX 10.4 (Tiger) users only, Leopard users please skip to Step 4*

 

1. In Digital Performer go to Setup | Open Audio MIDI Setup

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2. Click on the MIDI tab. You will see the FaderPort. Click “Add Device”

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3. Drag the in / out virtual patch cords to hook FaderPort up to the new external device just added. Close the Audio MIDI Setup window.

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4. In Digital Performer Go to Setup | Control Surface Setup…

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5. Click the gray “ + “ sign and select “PreSonus FaderPort” from the pull-down menu.

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*Step 6 for Leopard users only. Tiger users skip to Step 7.* 

6. Under Unit select Native Mode Under MIDI select “FaderPort Device-1” Click OK to close the window. Enjoy!

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*Tiger Set-up continued*

7. Under Unit select Main Unit Under MIDI select new external device -> new external device - 1

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8. Click the gray + sign just to the right of the MIDI dropdown you just selected.

  • Under Unit select Native Mode
  • Under MIDI select "new external device ->new external device - 2"

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Click OK to close the window. Enjoy!

 

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