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can mpd 226 pads change their color based on their velocity with Ableton's midi effects?

I just bought an mpd 226 off of ebay and would like to know whether or not I can make the pads change colors based on the velocity midi effect in Ableton. I want effects similar to that of the Novation Launchpad. Can this be achieved with the mpd 226?
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  • Hey Louis,

    Thanks for posting!

    The MPD's pads will not change color in accordance with velocity MIDI effects. However, you can select the colors that the pads will be lit by pressing the Edit button and pressing the individual pads. Pad on and off colors can be selected in the display.

    To save any changes you've made to a preset on the MPD, press the Preset button the press the right cursor button. The display will prompt you to select a location to which the preset will be saved.

    Let me know if you have any questions!
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