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Yes, MiniNova and UltraNova patches can be installed on either a MiniNova or an UltraNova. They're compatible with one another. This means if you have an UltraNova you can install MiniNova patches to...
What is the difference between polyphony and timbrality? This is a question asked many times by customers looking to buy their first synthesizer. Monotimbral means only one sound can be played at a...
You may see a prompt on Ableton.com to enter your 9 digit serial number. All Focusrite and Novation products that come with Ableton Live Lite use the other, 24 digit configuration. If you see this...
First of all please update your Ultranova to software 1.3. This can be downloaded from the link below. http://global.novationmusic.com/support/product-downloads?product=Ultranova Next open the...
The MiniNova is a MIDI Controller but not a Control Surface. The MiniNova does use MIDI to send data about it's oscillators back and forth between it's Editor Program. It's keys will send standard...
No. There are no user assignable buttons on the UltraNova, however, you can assign the encoders freely.
Yes you can. Follow the procedure below to set up the UltraNova with GarageBand 11. 1) Ensure that you have installed the latest version of the UltraNova Software Package. 2) Connect the Ultranova to...
To assign the expression pedal to control the synth's volume: 1) Select the patch you wish to control the volume for. 2) Press mixer and make a note of the levels for the 3 oscillators then set their...
You can toggle the PITCH and MOD wheels on and off from the GLOBAL menu on the UltraNova. Press the GLOBAL button then press NEXT to navigate to the second page of the menu. Look for the "WheelLights...
To change bank/patch on the Ultranova from Live: - On a MIDI channel set MIDI To to 'Ultranova'. - Create a MIDI clip on the MIDI channel. - Click on the clip to edit it. - Under 'Notes' at the...
By default, S/PDIF output on the UltraNova is switched off. Before you can use S/PDIF you will need to switch it on from the AUDIO menu. Go to the AUDIO menu then use the NEXT button to navigate to...
In Ableton, you can configure Touch for automation by clicking on the 'circle' icon below the tweak knob (screenshot 1) or touching the hardware knob (screenshot 2). Screenshot 1: Screenshot 2:
In Logic, if you want to use your Ultranova with the Editor to edit your midi notes, then bounce it onto an audio track quickly, please follow these steps: 1. Create an Instrument Channel and a...
1. Please ensure that you have installed the latest version of the UltraNova Software Package http://www.novationmusic.com/support/downloads/ultranova/ 2. Open Reaper and go to Options >...
The first thing to check in this situation is that the MONITOR knob on the left side of your keyboard is set to SYNTH/INPUTS. The second thing to check is the Local Control setting in the UltraNova...
Yes, the UltraNova is a virtual analog synth. i.e recreates analog style synthesis in the digital domain. There are standard synth waveforms available (sine, tri, square, pulse, saw, and lots of saw/...
If you are using the UltraNova editor on a Mac running Ableton Live please use the AU version of the editor as there are some known issues with the VST version such as CPU spikes when instantiating...
This was a known issue for users of Mac OS 10.5.8 and is now fixed with the update attached to this article. Please install this and reset and rescan your AU Manager. This will now appear as an...
If TOUCH mode is behaving erratically on your UltraNova then you should ensure that you're running the latest firmware on your Ultranova by connecting your Ultranova to your computer and running the...