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Can I use the QWERTY keyboard as a midi controller for the Maschine software?

Discussion in 'MASCHINE Area' started by Hit-Man, Sep 10, 2018.

  1. Hit-Man

    Hit-Man NI Product Owner

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    Can I use my laptops QWERTY keyboard as a midi controller for the Maschine software?
     
  2. muitosabao

    muitosabao NI Product Owner

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    At the moment, this is still not possible.
     
  3. Mr. RecordBot

    Mr. RecordBot NI Product Owner

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    Maschine doesn't have these kind of options, which seem normal in other DAWs and even some standalone Synthesizer. Maschine is an intentionally closed system that doesn't play well with other stuff.
     
  4. Uwe303

    Uwe303 NI Product Owner

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  5. AureVoir

    AureVoir NI Product Owner

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    I have opened my maschine as a plugin within Logic Pro and used it.
    make sure to change the batch setting to output to mid channels and not midi notes .
     
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  6. Eric Leisy

    Eric Leisy New Member

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    Huh, that seems strange that Maschine doesn't offer that functionality. I really have such a strange relationship with this .. "machine" - I really enjoy working on it, and will even feel like it's helping me be more creative but I keep hitting this brick wall whenever I want to go from "play" mode to serious production mode.
     
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  7. b-r@nno

    b-r@nno NI Product Owner

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    as maschine sw is made to be used together with maschine controller i'm not surprised that there's no qwerty-support in it. and what's a keyboard mode to do with "serious production mode"? ;-)