Does the Nektar Impact lx25 work with Pro Tools?

Does the Nektar Impact lx25 work with Pro Tools?

It’s possible for you to set up the Impact LX to control Pro Tools using Impact LX’s generic MIDI controller capabilities.

What does Nektar DAW integration do?

With Nektar DAW Integration, a page button allows you to switch between Default settings and User settings with LEDs clearly indicating which page is active. Each page changes assignments of the 8 pots, leaving the User page for example for your own assignments. Many pre-mapped plugins take advantage of the two pages*.

How do I set up impact GX61?

Pro Tools Setup and Troubleshooting: Impact GX

  1. Press the ‘Setup’ button. The Setup button’s LED will light up.
  2. Press key A2 (labeled ‘USB Port Setup’). The Setup button LED will begin to flash.
  3. Press key D4 on GX49 or key D5 on GX61 (labeled ‘4’).
  4. Press key C5 on GX49 or key C6 on GX61 (labeled ‘Enter’).

How do I create a peripheral in Pro Tools?

Pro Tools MIDI keyboard setup

  1. Click the Setup menu, go to MIDI, then click MIDI Input Devices.
  2. Select each MIDI device port you wish to enable. Unchecked ports will be disabled in Pro Tools.
  3. Click the Setup menu and choose Peripherals…
  4. Select the MIDI Controllers tab and configure your device(s):

How do you use Nektar Impact lx25 in FL Studio?


  1. Plug-in your Impact and make sure to switch it on (if you didn’t do so already)
  2. Launch FL Studio and go to Options/MIDI Settings (image 1 for Windows, image 2 for OS X)
  3. The Impact ports should now appear in the FL Studio window as per Image 1 and 2.
  4. The Output port Impact LX** should be set to port ‘155’

How do I add xpand 2 to Pro Tools?

  1. Launch Pro Tools | First.
  2. Go to Marketplace > Plug-Ins.
  3. Click on Xpand!
  4. Click Install (You will now find Xpand! 2 available as an Insert on your Instrument and Aux Tracks)

Does Nektar impact have aftertouch?

Its 49, 61 or 88 semi-weighted full-size keys with velocity and aftertouch deliver a nice, firm touch and great playability. Choose from 5 different velocity curves to tailor Impact GXP’s keyboard sensitivity to your personal needs.

Are Nektar MIDI keyboards good?

pretty decent build quality and feel for the price. Definitely an oversight on my part, but this controller doesn’t have MIDI out, only USB. So you’ll be limited to using it with a DAW, which may suit your needs nicely, but as it turns out I’ll have to find another controller to control my hardware synth.