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presets

  1. fremen

    Vendor Fremen Presets masterthread (releases, updates etc.)

    In concordance with the new vendor rules, I'm gonna make this the master thread for all my presets releases. From now on, I will post updates here only. I will still reply in the older threads when asked a question but would prefer to centralize everything here So up to now, here are all my...
  2. ZenRigs Man

    Vendor ZenRigs Ultimate Preset Pack (including morphing presets) available NOW!

    Hey there my friends! I hope you’re keeping well. I’ve been busy beavering away over the past few months undertaking a massive reworking of the original Morphing and non-Morphing presets I created for the Axe-FX 3. This has been a massive undertaking! I’ve taken things a big step further from...
  3. Mark Pritchard

    Compilation of covers using my AX8

    Hi everyone and a Happy New Year to all, here is a small compilation of video's i've done this year using my AX8. Hope you all have a good one!
  4. ZenRigs Man

    ZenRigs Morphing Preset packs released (including EVH inspired 'Brown Sound' patches)

    Hi folks! Hope all is well with everyone. After a lot of tinkering, gigging and testing (thanks to the fab testers who took these for a spin for me), I'm really happy to say that the ZenRigs Axe FX III Preset packs are now available at www.ZenRigs.com! I've been gigging and refining these...
  5. Z

    Looper and Changing Presets

    Its my understanding that when the Looper is playing audio and you change presets, there is a gap in audio? Will this be addressed (I imagine by making the Looper a Global Block) in the future? Is this on the Wish List ;) Or maybe already addressed ?
  6. Z

    Continuous Controller for Presets?

    Wondering if it’s possible to use a continuous control pedal to scroll through presets? So moving through MIDI values 1-127 with the pedal recalls presets 1-127. Sorry if this has been covered elsewhere, many thanks.
  7. R

    Bug? Axe-Fx II XL & Axe-Edit erases and shifts presets

    Axe Fx II XL & Axe Edit erases and shifts presets. I've tried several Firmware updates, to the Quantum & Ares latest versions, and nothing helps, I encounter the same problems. Axe-Manage completely killed my presets in the Axe Fx (completely blank). Have you solved this problem while...
  8. orion32773

    Worship Tutorials Preset Demo - a budget preset with options

    I rarely buy presets but in this case, in a worship music scenario, this may save me a ton of time. As I was running through this preset from worship tutorials.com I realized it might make for a helpful video for some of you. The presets are put together nicely and definitely give you a starting...
  9. Andrea Maccianti

    Two notes in the new studio

    After almost 2 months off, these are the first notes I managed to make today 🙏 More than anything else it was an outlet, sorry ... Here I used my Doug Aldrich preset for Fractal Audio AxeFx2.
  10. developdevice

    Vendor TONECRAFT | Presets Packs | IRs Packs

    Some fresh presets for your Axe-Fx II unit. The possibility of creating custom presets. https://premixed-templates-presets.com/collections/fas-axe-fx-ii
  11. J

    Need Help. Presets Reset

    Hello. I am a first time axe fx user so I am brand new to this. I just purchased a used axe fx 2 from someone on eBay. I received the unit with none of the factory presets (which is fine but may have something to do with the problem??) Every time I turn the power off to the unit all of the...
  12. Selltowitz

    Transfer Axe-Fx Ultra presets to Axe-Fx II

    Hey guys, dont know whether I'm right here or not. I couldn't find anything about this by using google or youtube: I recently got an Axe FX II and have been using the Ultra for about 6 years now. My question now is: Is there a way to transfer my Ultra presets to the II? I tried exporting .syx...
  13. J

    Fractal AX8 bank per song, preset for intro, verse, chorus, bridge, solo

    Hi all, I'm new to the world of modelers and multi-effects, as I have been a pedal dancer for the past 20 years. I've tried a couple of multi-effects, including the Line6 M13, Ibanez Pue5 tube, Boss GT-10. As I didn't find them much intuitive and/or good sounding, I quickly went back to...
  14. axedude

    Best way to set up Presets / Scenes for Live rig

    My apologize if this has been addressed in the forum already. I did a bunch of searching on this but wasn't able to find the right info. I understand how presets work, and that each preset has 8 scenes no matter if they are used or not. But Scenes only limit the changes to blocks being bypassed...
  15. Jason King

    Austin Buddy Dream Rigs

    Just purchased this and it’s fantastic so far. There are essentially 4 sounds per amp, clean, dirt, medium, and lead. All in different presets. My question is if there a simple way to take those 4 independent patches and merge them into one patch with each of the 4 patches becoming scenes...
  16. Mark Pritchard

    Compilation of video's I made using my AX8

    Happy New Year everyone, here is a compilation of videos I made this year using my AX8, all the presets were made by myself apart from the Bon Jovi and Bryan Adams ones which I purchased from @Moke.
  17. Andrea Maccianti

    Vibra-King + Dweezil

    Patch based on custom Fender Vibro-King and modded '65 Fender Blackface Fender Bassman.
  18. fremen

    Free presets from Fremen

    Hello guys, I released a free presets pack, with samples from all my packs : https://fremenpresets.com/downloads/axe-fx-ii-free-samples-pack/ A few days ago there was a thread in one of Fractal's Facebook group, where there was some talk about sharing my "free" presets - except that the only...
  19. austinbuddy

    Vendor AustinBuddy's new Axe-Fx III 1400+ Naked Amps TonePack available now for firmware 12.x

    It's HERE! You can now purchase the 1400+ Naked Amps TonePack for your Axe-Fx III! This product is a new design that takes great advantage of the Axe-Fx III's firmware, new Amp and Block channels, and new Cab block. All tones are updated to the latest PUBLIC (not beta) firmware 12.x as of Feb...
  20. DropTheSun

    AX8: Modern High Gain Monsters

    PRESETS https://www.dropbox.com/s/1ihymsiud223klj/AX8 HG Monsters.zip?dl=0 Hi guys! It's been a while, since I've had time to play my guitar. But now I did and I got my hands dirty with dialing some Monster tones. I've always loved the Bogner Uberschall and Diezel high gain tones, but never...
  21. Marcin Wojtaszczyk

    Presets and user cabs association / moving user IRs?

    Hi guys, I've some new impulses I love, but I'm running out of room in my AXE XL. If I'll delete unused ones, and move used to other locations (to make some clean order), will my preset lost connection to associated user IRs? Thanks, have a good day!
  22. camilovelandiamusic

    Axe FX III: Introducing Plex Delay (Video)

    Hey guys! Wanted to show one of the new features in the Axe FX III. The Plex Delay
  23. camilovelandiamusic

    Axe-Fx III Factory Presets 11-20

    Hey guys! Back with another video! I'm getting great feedback so I keep posting. I hope I'm not overwhelming anyone!!! :) This thing sounds so stinkin good!! Humbuckers on this one as requested by a few buddies!
  24. camilovelandiamusic

    Axe-Fx III Factory Presets 1-10

    Hey guys! I hope you enjoy! Here are the first 10 presets! I tried to keep it short so the video wouldn't be 10 minutes long! Hopefully you guys dig it! :)
  25. Steve Lockridge

    AX8 Edit How To Assign Presets and Scenes to Footswitches

    I have searched for an answer but I have found very little about AX8 Edit on the web. And apparently there isn't a manual. What I want to do is probably simple but I haven't been able to figure it out. I have presets where I want to assign scenes and other presets to the footswitches. It's easy...
  26. fireheart82

    Cello, Violin, Strings "wall" Synth Presets

    Someone missing Strings, Cello or Violin presets. Here i converted some oldies.
  27. Guitarjon

    'Bay Area Metal Giants Vol.1: Classic Tones' out now! (METALLICA presets) AX8 compatible

    SUMMER DISCOUNT: Until the end of September you get a 10 euro discount if you buy both Vol.1 and Vol.2 at once. So that's only 60 euros for 275 presets! Get yours now! Hey everyone! The new 'Bay Area Metal Giants Vol.1: Classic Tones' preset pack for the Axe FX XL+ is OUT NOW! AX8...
  28. Guitarjon

    Vendor Bay Area Metal Giants Vol.1 & 2 out now! (METALLICA presets) XL+ & AX8

    SUMMER DISCOUNT: Until the end of September you get a 10 euro discount if you buy both Vol.1 and Vol.2 at once. So that's only 60 euros for 275 presets! Get yours now! Hey everyone! The new 'Bay Area Metal Giants Vol.1: Classic Tones' preset pack for the Axe FX XL+ is OUT NOW! AX8 compatible...
  29. Stormbringer

    Periphery Tones

    Greetings everyone and Happy Holidays! Today I released a bunch of Periphery Tones on my website and I'm also running a Holiday offer for these! https://www.sbsoundlab.com/shop?product_cat=axe-fx&source_id=103&source_tax=product_cat&filter_artist=periphery Here are some samples for my...
  30. N

    MFC101 Preset Up switch goes back to 001 after 077 preset SOLVED

    I'm hoping someone can help me out. I have an Axe FX 2 (firmware 9.02) and the MFC-101 (firmware 3.09). I set my Incr Up and Down Switches to switch Presets one at a time. Once I get to preset #077 and then click up to go to 078 the MFC goes to preset #001. How can I make the MFC keep going up...
  31. R

    Programming your own scenes into blank presets

    im a new FX8 Mark II owner and I cannot, for the life of me, figure out how to create my own scenes and presets. I’ve watched several YouTube videos but they only describe messing around with the FX parameters and plugging the unit in. Also, I seem to have trouble running the FX8 thru my amps FX...
  32. DalGuit

    Older factory presets

    is there a place to find older fractal factory presets on the web?
  33. Andrea Maccianti

    (FW Q 9.01) Spawn Quick Rod

    Hey guys, here my first patch with the new Firmware. Splawn Quick Rod. The new Firmware Quantum 9.01 it's simply amazing.
  34. Moshermax9

    X/Y Amps on Scenes Vs Presets for Distortion to Clean

    For awhile now I Have been using just different prests for my distortion and clean tones. Is there a benefit over different presets to us X/Y switching between two amp models?
  35. CurvedLight

    Recommendations for purchasing presets?

    I have spent the last 6 months exploring factory presets and presets on Axe Exchange. I have also seen a few videos/ads of some of the preset bundles available for purchase. Would like to hear about any preset bundles that you have purchased that are a good bang for the buck and what you like...
  36. austinbuddy

    Video tutorial: how to dial in a Jimi/London '67 Preset on your Axe-Fx

    Hi everyone, This is one of those iconic tones I've chased for years, from Jimi's first album. JTM into 20 watt Greenbacks with a mid-60's Strat. But instead of simply giving a preset away, instead I wanted to do a detailed video explaining how to dial Jimi's recorded sound in, and show what...
  37. N

    Preset creation help

    For some reason when I select an amp to use in a preset,the little picture comes up in the chain as black and white,yet on other presets,it's in colour.Does this mean anything and is it affecting my tone? Thanks.
  38. Holland

    Bug? Value knob behaviour with MFC connected

    When I go through my presets on Axe-FX II with the big [value] knop it is 1 click for one preset up or down. BUT: as soon as I connect my MFC-101 (expansion) the result of turning the [value] knob is either random or none. And when I dissconnect the MFC again all is fine again. Anybody have...
  39. Jbmetal

    Your Every-Preset Moves

    Howdy, I was just thinking about how I setup my patches (set levels, what effects I include,what cab, etc.) in all my patches and I was curious as to what you all do. Do you ever try creating a patch differently than normal as something to get the creative juices flowing? Do you have one cab...
  40. James Baker

    Wish More control over Scene creation

    This stems from a MFC wish I created. Add the ability to Enable/Disable individual scenes and set the Default Scene per preset. I could see it working something like this; Using Axe-edit as an example. When creating a new preset, Scene 1 is automatically chosen and active as default...
  41. X-Mann

    X's FX8 Cover Band Presets

    Hey Fractal Dudes..... X-Mann here & I wanted to start sharing some of the 40+ song presets I've created for the amazing Fractal FX8 (mkii)! I'm going to do very quick video demos for each preset & about 1-a-week........ I've joined a new band & have created some great song based presets...
  42. Agvs

    How to set up the vocoder?

    How can I get this going on the axe?
  43. S

    Presets and Scene Switching

    Good day, Question for all of you know know way more about this than I do. Using an AX8. For certain songs, I would like to be able to switch from Tone A) a heavy, distortion rhythm tone to Tone B) a clean, shimmery tone, and vice-versa. Im using different amps for my distortions and...
  44. ML SOUND LAB

    AX8 Users you have not been forgotten!

    Hi guys! I've been receiving questions about the presets in all ML/FAS Cab Packs and the lack of AX8 presets. We decided it was time for a change. From now on all ML/FAS Cab Packs have AX8 versions of all included presets that are fine tuned to work with the latest firmware. If you've already...
  45. Moke

    Audio clip of my 'Summer of '69' AX8 preset added to my site

    I've had some people ask about an audio clip of some of the different scenes in this preset. So here is a link to a quick audio clip that was just added to my site of my 'Summer of '69' AX8 preset. The scenes used are.... Scene 2 (intro) Scene 1 (Main rhythm + clean) Scene 5 (Chorus section)...
  46. Moke

    Audio clip of my new 'Eruption/You Really Got Me' preset added to my site

    Here is a link to an audio clip of my new 'Eruption/You Really Got Me' preset. It's a bunch of random early EVH 'noodling' with a standard tuned EBBM Axis guitar. The 'Pitch' block is dropping it down a 1/2 step. It actually does sound better on a 1/2 step dropped tuned guitar without the...
  47. Max Haze

    Axe Fx tips and tricks - New weekly video series. Find out more here...

    Starting today I am charing my weekly tips and tricks about the Fractal audio Axe Fx. This week I will show you how you can use the quick control on the front of the Axe Fx. In this video we go true how to sign up the level control on your amp block to one of the knobs on the quick controls on...
  48. Isembolt

    Post-Rock patches anyone?

    Last month I lost my Fractal virginity and moved from the Timeline/Bigsky combination to an AX8. My main genre's are ambient/post-rock and post-hardcore. With the Strymon pedals I always could find an instant sound I liked, but with AX8 I have a bit more difficulty. I already found the the...
  49. Johan Allard

    Inspired by Yek - AX8 Presets

    Hi guys, With inspiration from Yek's excellent: "Fractal Audio AMP models" presets: http://forum.fractalaudio.com/threads/fractal-audio-amp-models-the-presets.112594/, I decided to create Ax8 versions of these. I did check in with Yek first that he was cool with this. Since his presets where...
  50. bfinn19

    Any master list of which amps are used by each preset?

    Hi folks - Has anyone created a cross-referenced list of which amp models are used by which presets? So if I want to find all presets which use, say, a super reverb or matchless, I can use them as starting points when developing a preset for a specific amp (same with cabs) I started to work...
  51. mrtheedge2u

    Wish "Bank Style" for AX8 - Scrolling presets, auto-engaging presets

    Hey Guys, I moved from the AxeFx with the MFC to the AX8. Was hoping someone could help me out. I have my AX8 set up to have 8 presets (no scenes). The FS1, FS2, and FS3 switches are set to be tuner, bank up, and bank down. When you bank up or down, it automatically changes the preset...
  52. Frac-man

    Acoustic through AX8

    Trying to find some presets that sound great with my Taylor 914 acoustic. I use both on gigs my Strat electric and my Taylor I usually just go direct with the acoustic but want to try the AX8 out with
  53. Moke

    Video - Moke's Axe Fx ll Preset Tour and Demo/Tutorial - Part #5

    Here is part #5 of my 'Preset Tour and Demo/Tutorial' videos. This one covers 5 more of my 'Song Specific' presets. And once again, lots more useful information on 'Internal', 'External', and 'Scene' controllers. As well as effect block routing. All of which also applies to the 'AX8' and the...
  54. Moke

    Vendor [Moke's Custom Presets] Axe-Fx II Thread - Updated to Q9.04/10.01 - New presets, Videos, & Discounts

    I will add new Axe-Fx II preset announcements and demos only in this thread to keep the forum uncluttered. Hey everybody.....After posting the first 4 parts of my 'Moke's Axe-Fx ll Preset Tour/Tutorial' videos, there were some requests for the presets in the videos. So with Cliff's blessing, I...
  55. Moke

    Video - Moke's Axe-Fx ll Preset Tour and Demo/Tutorial - Part #4

    Part #4 of my 'Preset Tour and Demo/Tutorial' videos. This one covers 3 more of my 'Song Specific' presets. And once again, lots more useful information on 'Internal', 'External', and 'Scene' controllers. As well as effect block routing. All of which also applies to the 'AX8' and the...
  56. Moke

    Video - Moke's Axe-Fx ll Preset Tour and Demo/Tutorial - Part #3

    Part #3 of my 'Preset Tour and Demo/Tutorial' videos. This one covers 3 more of my 'Song Specific' presets. And once again, lots more useful information on 'Internal', 'External', and 'Scene' controllers. As well as effect block routing. All of which also applies to the 'AX8' and the...
  57. Moke

    Video - Moke's Axe-Fx ll Preset Tour and Demo/Tutorial - Part #2

    Part #2 of my 'Preset Tour and Demo/Tutorial' videos. This one covers 4 of my 'Song Specific' presets and things get a bit more involved. Lots more useful information on 'Internal', 'External', and 'Scene' controllers. As well as effect block routing that also applies to the 'AX8' and the...
  58. Moke

    Video - Moke's Axe-Fx ll Preset Tour and Demo/Tutorial - Part #1

    Hey everyone, I've been wanting to do some tutorial videos for some time now. So I decided to test out the software and hardware on a series of 'Preset Tour and Demo/Tutorial' videos. This first part covers 3 of my 'General' work-horse rock presets that I used before I adopted a 'Preset per...
  59. stomplabel-Sascha

    All the NEW AX8 / FX8 STOMPLABELS are NOW online ! AX8-EDIT / Stompbox / Black

    Hi there, after many many long evenings and nights we are NOW ready with all our STOMPLABELS for the AX8 and FX8 and we are happy to show here some examples, we have designed more than 150 diffrent labels in many diffrent styles, in stompboxstyle..., in just a blackstyle..., or also in the...
  60. shawngs

    Change presets on external MIDI device?

    I use my MFC purely as a MIDI controller to control a Line 6 Helix and an Eventide H9. I'd like to use the switches on the top 2 rows (with the colored labels) to change between presets on the H9. The other switches are IA switches. I use the up/down buttons on the right to change presets on the...
  61. Xavier Hernandez

    Horns, String Ensembles, Synths and other instruments effects

    Hi, IAs the title says, I'd like my XL+ to emulate different instruments, from Cellos, Violins and other stringed instruments to string ensembles, synths, choirs (all that stuff you hear in orchestras) with the sole purpose of creating mock ups and get a better gasp of them without spending...
  62. ML SOUND LAB

    John Petrucci fans pay attention!

    All Cab Packs in the Fractal Audio Systems Cab Pack Store have now been converted to UltraRes 2. As some of you may remember Cab Pack 7 is based on the Mesa™ 4x12 Recto® Traditional Straight Cab which is used by many people including John Petrucci. Back when that Cab Pack came out there were no...
  63. Eduard

    Instant preset switching with preset information on screen

    allright so I have been looking for a way to set up my FX8 for live use. I would like to be able to set up the fx8 in the style of the G-system. The g-system had 2 switches for bankup and down, 5 switches for presets 1-5, a dedicated boost button and 6 switches for switching effects on and of...
  64. Alan Benjamin

    practical approach(es) for building new presets from scratch?

    Greetings, Having crammed to learn how to program my new AX8 and wanting to get it up and running for last night's band rehearsal, I decided to try a couple of different approaches to put together an initial draft of the six basic electric guitar sounds I use throughout our repertoire. After...
  65. B

    Clipping through speaker when switching presets

    hi guys and gals.. I'm new to fractal audio and just got my Ax8 yesterday. It's amazing! I just noticed when I plug into my qsc k12 and when I switch between presets, there is a clipping or click sound when it switches from one preset to another. Does anyone else have this? I am thinking it is...
  66. M

    Issue selecting a Preset and Scene with MIDI from Ableton/DAW

    I'm using the CC#34 Breath Controller to send a value of 0 to my Axe FX II, and it is not selecting Scene 1 like I would expect. If I change the value to 2 it will select Scene 3 for a couple seconds and then go to Scene 2. But in another section of my song I have it select Scene 2 with a...
  67. Hoosierdaddy

    how to save presets to AX8

    I am waiting on my AX8,leaving Fractal thurs- march 31.,but wanted to know 1.) how to save , 2.) and tell the difference between AX8,AXE XL ,and FX8,sys.files (presets)? 3.) Is there a good way to organize them in the sysex library or ?????? 4.) any suggestions?
  68. Guitarist

    Will Fractal commercialize presets?

    Contract some talented third party sound technicians to develop killer sounds, maybe two versions of each preset for common guitars / pickups (e.g: one on a strat single-coil style guitar, one on a les paul humbucker style guitar). Preview each preset with a demo of the sound by itself and in a...
  69. ibanezfreak4

    Various Ambient Presets

    My church received an invite for the AX8 and I had to export some of my presets to share with them while they borrowed my AX8. I thought I would share in a new post, hope you guys enjoy. NOTE: Check out the KeithUrban amp settings and cab combo. I used this exclusively over the weekend at an...
  70. GotMetalBoy

    How To Convert Presets From Stereo To Mono?

    I want to make sure all my presets are mono. What settings do I need to change to convert them from stereo to mono? I have an Axe-Fx II Mark I. As an example, how would I convert a preset like factory preset 375 - Diamonique Rain.syx from Stereo to Mono? I'm going to verify that my presets are...
  71. Patzag

    Stanley Clarke Fans - Any interesting bass presets?

    I'm going to be doing some bass work on some Stanley tunes. Anyone have some bass presets that are worthy of this bass legend?
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