FXpansion BFD2 Manual • User guide • Download PDF for free and without registration!. Importing BFD 1.x Grooves and MIDI files. • Importing This function launches the BFD2 PDF manual in your system’s PDF reader. Please take time to study this manual in order to get the most out of BFD3’s deep and BFD and FXpansion are trademarks of FXpansion Audio UK Ltd.

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Can end users import multi-velocity samples? Back To Top Is there built in artificial reverb as well as the natural ambience channels? Unfortunately, this means you can either authorize BFD2 to work in your simulated PPC Cubase SE3 environment, or you can authorize to run on your real hardware, but not both. Can you put separate EQ and compression on each drum? Yes – you can install on gxpansion to 3 machines as long as only 1 is running it at any one time. If you have spread out your BFD2 data over several drives, you can set up as many data paths you like.

Grooves are now proprietary files instead of MIDI files. Xfpansion events are tied directly to articulations – they do not need MIDI keymappings in order to manal.

Remove unreferenced info from database If you have deleted any kit files, presets, Grooves or other files used in BFD2 from your hard disk, clicking this button removes their entries from the database. If you want to use these settings in future, it is recommended that you re-save them as a BFD2 mixer preset. Back To Top I fxpanion to use group busses and side-chained effects in my mixes.

You can destructively ‘print’ humanization effects onto one or all Grooves.

BFD2 has 8 stereo and 16 mono outputs so isolated channels can easily be processed by external plugins or outboard. Alternatively, you can route drum channels to individual outputs for further processing in your DAW’s mixer with any reverb effects you mxnual. Do I have to install all the content? To load the currently selected preset, click the Load button.


Back To Top Can I use it on both my laptop and main machine? You can audition Grooves before loading, in sync with the host if it is playing. Above the photo is the star rating control, with which you can rate the preset by clicking on one of the stars. I see this “DCAM” logo on some of the effects. The thing is, from past experience we’re not convinced that many users actually read paper manuals.

If you have deleted any kit files, presets, Grooves or other files used in BFD2 from your hard disk, clicking this button removes their entries from the database. Back To Top Are there any promotional “demo” kit pieces included fxpanwion other packs? This means you can create multi-channel bounces very easily, which is something that not all hosts can do. We have tried very hard to make the authorization procedure as pain-free as possible.

BFD2’s authorization file is linked to your machine configuration, which includes the processor type. What plug-in formats will BFD2 work in? What’s that all about?

Here’s a brief summary: You can load anything in any slot. Clicking the Sticky button saves you having to keep opening the mixer preset chooser panel. Here’s a brief summary:. These are presets of kit-piece tweaks made in the kit-piece inspector. This simulation is many times slower than is desirable for an audio application! Several third-party companies also produce expansion packs for BFD2.

These are the articulations in the BFD2 sound library – articulations found in older libraries will still work, of course. You can also load any key map in the listing by double-clicking it. Back To Top Are there more cymbal and percussion slots? Info The info display shows any relevant information provided with factory-made keymaps. Any noise introduced due to the bit-reduction process is well below the analogue noise floor inherent in the recordings, and leads to much smaller downloads.

Key map loaded when bfd2 is launched – FXpansion BFD2 Manual User Manual

You can recreate classic drum machine fill behaviours or go way beyond into new territory for jamming auto-accompaniment. You do NOT need to have an internet connection on the computers on which it is installed. How many different kits and kit bbfd2 are there? Upgrading from BFD 1.


Kit-piece presets These are presets of kit-piece tweaks made in the kit-piece inspector. Is there any latency built into BFD2? Are there more cymbal and percussion slots?

Earlier versions do not feature a multi-output standalone application. The download size is approx 14GB – this is uncompressed during installation resulting in a maximum installed size of approx 52GB. This feature is provided if you find you have too many presets and you want to get rid of those which may not be to your taste, making presets you do like easier to find. DCAM enables us to build virtualized electronic circuits in code, the results of which are superbly authentic.

Is it possible to adjust the number of velocity layers on an individual per-kit-piece basis? BFD2 Presets These are snapshots of the entire state of BFD2 – so they include the kit, kit-piece tweaks, customized mixer setup, Groove page contents, MIDI keymap and automation map, as well as certain session-based preference settings.

Yes, as long as you have access to a machine somewhere with Internet connectivity and a means of moving a small key file between the two machines a USB memory key, CDRW, floppy disk or similar device would all do the job. After installation you can choose to delete individual kit pieces from your hard drive if you wish. BFD2 has flexible routing and modern DAWs, on the whole, can hide channels on demand and have good channel management generally so there is no longer any need.