Loops keep looping in fruity loops!!

Discussion in 'Production' started by BDS, Jul 11, 2009.

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  1. BDS

    BDS Guest

    Right so iv got these drum loops, the guy i got them from said that theyre not clipped (although i have no clue what that means) and everytime i try to put them in my tune they just keep running even if they come to a silent part or the end of the tune so theyre just kind of on a constant loop if you know what I mean.

    anyone know what im saying or how to fix it??
     
  2. sdm

    sdm This is Dog Fort VIP Junglist

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    I'm not on my PC at the moment so I can't check but try checking to see if it has the checkbox relating to using loop regions set, that might cause it to continue looping after you're expecting it to stop. Alternatively set a short release in the ASDR settings for the loop. When I get on my PC next I'll try to replicate.

    Not clipping means it doesn't hit 0db, anything over that is classed as clipping.
     
  3. Dj Dirty Pimp

    Dj Dirty Pimp Active Member VIP Junglist

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    dont play it in the littlestep sequencer, drag it from the sampler to the area shown as i have shown in this image. Then you can stretch it, chop it etc. to hear it u will have to play it in song mode.

    welcome to producing with audio haha

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  4. BDS

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    Ive never used that thing I build with the blocks. that makes me sound like a 5 year old haha
     
  5. Fratanize

    Fratanize Keepin the jungle alive VIP Junglist

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    never use the blocks mate. Throw everything in the pattern editor. You can see all your individual hits, automation, wave patterns. You can chop, stretch and make unique anything you want in the pattern editor,
     
  6. Dj Dirty Pimp

    Dj Dirty Pimp Active Member VIP Junglist

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    this. i must admit i use the sequencer for most of my drum hits, but not all. and everything else is done in the pattern editor.
     
  7. BDS

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    only problem is lads, I dont know how to use it and dont fancy taking ages out to relearn
     
  8. dafo93

    dafo93 SWITCH FUSION VIP Junglist

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    I'm afraid it's the only way to learn. I'm still learning now, and I've had FL for over 6 months :teeth:
     
  9. BDS

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    To be fair its serving me well at the moment this is the intro to a tune im working on....


    have a listen and let me know whats up.




    http://www.mediafire.com/?4znwnluyzot


    Its gonna be called Achilles Gate.
     
  10. sam the dnb man

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    if u cant sort it mate just automate the mute feature for when you want the drums to cut out