You will find project information and settings along the top of the Serato Studio interface.
BPM: Set the tempo of your project by adjusting the BPM or beats per minute value. All synced samples, drums and instruments will playback at this tempo.
TAP: Hovering your mouse over the BPM button will bring a button labelled TAP. Repeatedly click on the TAP button in time with a sample or song to set the projects BPM manually.
Key: Set the musical key of your project. When adjusting the key of your project, all synced samples and instruments will also automatically change to match the project key.
Note: The first audio sample imported into a project will set the BPM and Key to match it.
Scale: Set the musical scale for your project. You can switch between a major and minor scale. When adjusting the scale of your project, all synced samples and instruments will also automatically change to match the project scale.
FX: Add FX to a Drum, Instrument or Sample Deck, or individual Drum / Sample notes by enabling FX in your project. See the FX section for a more detailed look at how you can use FX in Serato Studio.
Mix: Shows/Hides the Mixer Panel in the middle of the Serato Studio interface. The left Mixer controls the individual drum sound or samples you have selected in the Deck View. The right Mixer controls the individual drum kit, sample or instrument that you have selected in the Scene Player.
Metronome: When recording or auditioning your beat in the scene player or song view, the metronome will play alongside your beat at the tempo of the project BPM. When recording, a 4-bar countdown will play to help with timing.
Recording Quantize: Turn on Quantize to ensure recorded notes snap to grid in the timing selected under the Quantize Value drop-down.
Quantize Size: The Quantize Size sets the grid that notes will snap to during recording.
Help: Access tools to help you get started with Serato Studio. More detail about the Serato Studio Help menu can be found in the Intro: Help section of the Serato Studio online manual.
Setup: Access the Serato Studio Studio Setup window via the cog icon in the top right of the Serato Studio interface. More detail about the Serato Studio Setup window can be found in the Intro: Setup section of the Serato Studio manual.
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