Some Kontrol users may have a few issues when getting started with Melodics (for example, you may not be able to map it, some or all pads may not work for a particular lesson, or pads trigger incorrect hits). This is because Kontrol is awesomely customisable, and supports lots of different mappings – not all of which work with Melodics. Fear not, we'll have you up and running in no time.
The NI Controller Editor, with a new template created, and the pads selected
Before you start
In order to get going, you need to ensure:
Device drivers for Kontrol D2 are installed
The Native Instruments Controller Editor is installed
Both of these should have been done when you first set up your Kontrol D2.
Getting Kontrol D2 going
Ensure you are in MIDI Mode by pressing SHIFT + BACK
Open the Native Instruments Controller Editor, select TemplateshEdithNew
Select all the Pads in the main waindow by SHIFT + CLICKing them
Click Assign in the top right corner
In the Type drop down, select Note
And you should be ready to go!
If you're still having issues, please don't hesitate to get in touch via the Support page.
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