This manual is outdated. See the new wiki pages here: Manual

en ca de es fr it ja pt ru


Short, introductory pages on each topic, establishing what you need to run LMMS and understand this document.

Memory.png Requirements
Packagesb.png Installing LMMS
Infode.png Compiling LMMS (advanced users/developers)


Step-by-step task-oriented guides to achieving particular goals in LMMS.


Getting-started.png Getting Started - a brief walk-through for the impatient

textxpatch.png Advanced:


A reference style description of the functions of each menu item and tool, including how it fits in with the tasks in the Using LMMS section.

Using LMMS Elements

A thematic description of how the various tools/elements in LMMS work.

workingwithinstruments.png Working with Instruments
workingwithsamples.png Working with Samples
midipiano.png Composing in the Piano Roll Editor
drum.png Composing Bass Lines and Drum Sequences
togetherq.png Putting the song together
automation2.png Working with Automation
effectsv.png Working with LADSPA effects
effectsv.png Working with VSTs effects
controller.png Working with Controllers
mixerd.png Working with Effects and the Mixer
plugint.png Working with VSTs
midipiano.png Using MIDI
exportu.png Exporting the Song


glossary.png Glossary
sourcecpp.png License
progresso.png Roadmap

This is a contents page only - all actual articles are supposed to be linked from here. The rationale behind the structure of this page can be found at the Wikipedia article on Software Documentation.