How to Use FL Studio – Beginners Guide
If you are new to FL Studio by Image Line, here is an FL Studio beginners guide packed with FL Studio tutorials to get started with making music today.
FL Studio is one of the most popular music software programs out because it’s easy to use, powerful, and cheaper than other music software.
Installing FL Studio
Here are the steps to follow to install and set up your audio settings for FL Studio.
Download the FL Studio Trial
Buy FL Studio
FL Studio comes in three versions.
1. Fruity Edition
2. Producer Edition
3. Signature Bundle
FL Studio Overview
Here is a broad overview of the FL Studio interface and the basics of using the software.
The FL Studio Step Sequencer is where you create multiple drum patterns and melodies.
The patterns you make in the Step Sequencer are then added to the Playlist to be turned into a full song.
The Piano Roll is where you create and edit melodies for your beat.
FL Studio Browser
The FL Studio Browser is where projects, samples, presets, and VST plugins are stored.
More info: FL Studio Browser
How to Use the Playlist
The playlist is where you arrange your patterns into a full song.
Related: How to Arrange Beats ( Video )
Related: How to Set Up Your Midi Keyboard
More info: The Playlist
FL Studio Mixer
The FL Studio mixer is where you can edit the volume, pan audio, add effects, and more.
How to Make a Hip Hop Beat in FL Studio
Here is a tutorial on how to make a Hip Hop beat in FL Studio using a sample.
How to Make a Trap Beat in FL Studio
Here is a tutorial on how to make a Trap beat in FL Studio.