Get to know the fundamentals of Live, from setting up audio and MIDI hardware, to using Live’s Session and Arrangement views.

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Setting up an audio interface

Setting up a MIDI controller

Recording audio

MIDI beats and melodies

Working with Session View

Session View to Arrangement View

Exporting audio

Optimizing your audio interface setup

Get sounds into Live and Simpler

Simpler: Classic Mode

Simpler: One Shot Mode

Updated for Live 9.7

Simpler: Slicing Mode

Simpler: Warping

Live & Push manual

Everything you need to know about Live and Push.

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Knowledge Base

Find help articles on all of our products plus support for your shopping and product licence questions.

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Certified Training

All over the globe, a growing group of trainers and institutions are offering approved Ableton teaching at all skill levels, both for individuals and groups.

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More video tutorials

See what Live and Push are capable of – check out these tips and tricks from artists and expert educators.

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Making Music

Some tips from 74 Creative Strategies for Electronic Producers – Dennis DeSantis’ book on solving musical problems, making progress and finishing what you start.

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