How to plug a bass into acid studio?

Discussion in 'Recording Gear and Equipment [BG]' started by spc, Apr 15, 2005.


  1. spc

    spc

    Apr 10, 2004
    South of Boston
    Can someone please tell me how to input my bass into my pc? I bought a 1/4 to 1/8 adapter and put it in the mic input, but nothing. Any help?
    thanks
     
  2. WalterBush

    WalterBush

    Feb 27, 2005
    Yuma, Az
    Full disclosure, I'm a certified Fender technician working in a music store that carries Fender, Yamaha, and Ibanez products among others.
    Try the "line" input on your soundcard.
     
  3. Are you setting the input for recording to line/mic within Acid? If you're using the built-in soundcard you'll need to double click on the speaker symbol and go to the recording tab on the properties box to set what the sound source is for recording.

    Have you taken a look at the FAQ? There are some good resources and advice there. Check out the Computer Music link for recording newbies. http://www.computermusic.co.uk/basics/basics.asp

    Good luck!
    Mike