Nexus 2 – Tips and Tricks 1

ReFX’s Nexus 2 synth is one of the best Virtual Instruments for making trance music.
Nexus is a next generation ROM synthesizer-plugin that delivers a level of sonic quality unsurpassed by even the highest end hardware.

Euphoric leads, glowing keys, otherworldly pads . . . Nexus 2 does it all.

Here’s some tips and tricks if you’re lucky enough to own Nexus. First, head across to the options page by clicking the red Vanguard logo.

Here you’ll see the ‘back panel’ of Nexus.

A couple of options here are
1. Export Ultra High Quality – use this when you are rendering out your tracks, you can always flip it off when writing to help squeeze more juice out your computer.
2. Page Speed – this affects how quickly your mouse wheel scrolls through sounds (currently my version won’t scroll in Cubase, but Nexus have announced a fix for this)
3. Return to main page.

ok, next up is another tip for locking sections. If you find one patch has an effect you really like, for example a great delay settings, but you don’t like the patch – you can right click that section and select lock. now when you move on to another patch, that locked section’s settings are carried over to the new patch.

Did you know that you can also rename sounds, and rate them as well. Double click on the patch name and you can call them whatever you want. You can also right click and save that sound also ! Don’t forget to rate your favourite sounds as this can be an efficient way to quickly locate your killer sounds, especially if you have numerous expansion packs.

Check Also

Triggering Samples Differently

This quick tip shares just one way that you can go about triggering samples differently …

Kontakt Snapshots Overview

This quick tutorial shares how to save and load Native Instruments Kontakt snapshots. It also¬†explains …

Making Custom Vocal Risers

This quick and easy tutorial shares how to make your own custom vocal risers for …

Sampling Software Instruments

This simple routing tip makes sampling software instruments quick and easy!

Convert Audio to MIDI and MIDI to Audio

You can easily convert audio to MIDI these days, and vice-versa, and quickly deconstruct how …

Binaural Panning Explained

This quick Pro Tip will help you create more depth and separation in your mix …

Basic Vocoder Setup

This quick tutorial walks you through the steps of setting up a vocoder for vocals …

Making Custom Impulse Response Profiles

Impulse Response profiles are a wonderful and magical thing! This quick lesson intrudes how to …

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *