Old 10-06-2018, 06:38 PM   #1
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Hi everyone. New user here. I am using Reaper on a Toshiba laptop.
The screen is small, 13". Any tricks or tips for dealing with a small screen?
Fyi, I will only be recording at most 4 tracks, maybe. Thanks
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Old 10-07-2018, 01:54 AM   #2
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Welcome to the Reaper Forums!

In case you haven't already found them, make sure to check out the User Guide (https://www.reaper.fm/userguide.php) and Videos section (https://www.reaper.fm/videos.php) in general.


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The screen is small, 13"
What's the screen resolution?
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Old 10-07-2018, 09:58 AM   #3
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This video has some tips that I've found helpful on my 13" Macbook

https://reaperblog.net/2017/08/max_edit_space/

also, you can run in fullscreen mode to the hide the menu bar.

In the mixer there is an option to show multiple rows of tracks, I don't really like it, but it is an option.

The Default 3.0 theme can fit more tracks on screen as well.
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Old 10-09-2018, 11:28 PM   #4
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I just go into a bigger monitor via vga cable.

Sometimes I go into my 42 inch TV via HDMI too.
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