How to fix a few Autopilot Issues

There are changes in Autopilot and with these changes you will need to upgrade your test scripts. Issue 1: AttributeError: type object ‘AutopilotTestCase’ has no attribute ‘register_known_application’ To fix this we need to modify the test script from something like this: from autopilot.testcase import AutopilotTestCase from autopilot.matchers import Eventually from testtools.matchers import Equals, Contains #register […]

How to Fix a Linksys EA4500 that’s not Transmitting at Wireless-N Rates

I had an issue where the EA4500 was not transmitting Wireless N rates. I did some searching and found that when you disable WMM the router will only transmit at Wireless B/G rates on 2.4 GHz. Just re-enable WMM and you will get your Wireless-N speeds back. To re-enable Wireless-N rates: Login to your Administration […]

How to Fix Traktor Freezing when Plugging in a Traktor S2 (OS X)

While running the latest version of Traktor and OS X I noticed that Traktor would freeze when I plugged in the S2. This might be obvious for some, but I had forgotten that the S2 contains an update utility that updates the firmware on the S2. After updating the firmware all my freezing issues went […]

Exploring the Fundamental Components of a Synthesizer

Introduction Hi. I am Darran Kelinske from Austin, TX in the USA. This lesson is for Week 6 of Introduction To Music Production at Coursera.org. This week I will be teaching you about the basic components of a Synthesizer which include the following: Oscillator, Filter, Amplifier, Envelope, and LFO. In this lesson, we will be […]

Exploring Flangers and Choruses in Ableton Live

Introduction Hi. I am Darran Kelinske from Austin, TX in the USA. This lesson is for Week 5 of Introduction To Music Production at Coursera.org. This week I will be teaching you about the Flanger and Chorus effects. Both of these effects are considered to be modulated short delay effects. In this lesson we will […]

Exploring the Gate Effect in Ableton Live

Introduction Hi. I am Darran Kelinske from Austin, TX in the USA. This lesson is for Week 4 of Introduction To Music Production at Coursera.org. This week I will be teaching you about the Gate effect that is available in Ableton Live.  I will give a brief overview of the Gate effect and discuss the […]

Exploring Effect Categories in Ableton Live

Introduction Hi. I am Darran Kelinske from Austin, TX in the USA. This lesson is for week 3 of Introduction To Music Production at Coursera.org. I will be teaching you about the different effect categories. These categories include dynamic effects, delay effects, and filter effects. In this lesson we will be using our audio recording […]

Recording a Software Instrument using MIDI in Ableton Live

Introduction Hi. I am Darran Kelinske from Austin, TX in the USA. This lesson is for week 2 of Introduction To Music Production at Coursera.org. I will be teaching you about adding a software instrument, recording midi, and quantizing in a DAW. The DAW I will be using in this lesson is Ableton Live. In […]