PreSonus Studio One is a powerful DAW and more so considering its relatively young age. In this tutorial we explore how to create an XY pad using the Macro feature and control it with the Remote app.  

What is a Macro?

Macro Organizer

The Macro Organizer

Channel Editor XY Pad

Channel Editor
Macro editor

XY Pad Assigning

Pad1 assignment
Pad2 assignment
XY Pad Test

Studio One Remote App with Macros

Studio One Remote App Connect
App Channel Editor
Knobs and Buttons
Knob Button Assign


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Gary Hiebner is an enthusiastic South African Sound Designer and Apple Tech Head! Gary has been involved in the South African music industry for the decade, and in this time has also been involved in the sound design and music production for many advertising agencies and media houses. Gary is a devoted Logic and Ableton user, but he al... Read More


Ho do you save the Macro Knob Mapping or do you have to remap thing again and again ?

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