Reviews and questions about the entry-level MPC500
By j78 Sun Feb 11, 2018 6:28 am
I'm here to resurrect this zombie thread, a decade later, just to say that you CAN save a default sequence BPM , you just have to save it to an All Seq & Songs file (like you would an FX set) and then set that .all file to your AUTOLOAD folder. The tricky thing is that it works on a per-sequence basis.

Steps:

1. Change BPM of target sequence # to desired default BPM
2. In Sequence params / default settings, select 'memorize this sequence' and press DO IT
3. Save your settings to an .ALL file in the AUTOLOAD folder on your CF card.

This is also how you would change any other default settings, such as sequence / track name, etc. The caveat here is that if you wanted to change it for every new sequence (#1-99), you would have to repeat the first two steps for each before saving the .ALL file.