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Cubase cool trick

Post by George Manakos » Wed Jan 16, 2019 11:48 pm

Some of you may know you can do this, but to the average every day Windows user this trick can be very cool. You can actually change the startup icon that pops up every time you start cubase and it's loading. Go to ProgramFiles-->Steinberg--->Cubase---->Startup. Or find your folder of Cubase if it's located somewhere else and open the Startup subfolder. In there are pictures of startup, 2-6 depending on the version you have. You can change them with any picture of your choice or even edit them (outside of the folder tho) so that it says your name as well. For example if you use artist cubase, copy the picture you want twice into the Startup folder and rename them after the names of the original two pictures "...artist" and "...x2.00" delete the old ones and you're good to go :) :D

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Post by Jim B » Thu Jan 17, 2019 2:08 am

I have GOT to try this out!

Thank you George, for a little bit of fun!!#

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Post by Calzada » Thu Jan 17, 2019 12:37 pm

That's a neat little trick. I had no idea you can temper with those icons at all. Cheers, George.

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Post by Prock » Thu Jan 17, 2019 5:34 pm

Cool... Thanks ;)

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Re: Cubase cool trick

Post by Geppastro » Wed Jan 23, 2019 5:11 pm

Cool indeed thanks. I found the black and white one quite depressing, now changed with Paint to red background haha!
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Post by EdXIII » Sun Mar 03, 2019 2:23 pm

Naise, thanks for sharing, but what amazed me more is how did you manage to find out?!
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Post by NathanBros » Mon Mar 04, 2019 8:49 pm

Interesting tip, thanks for sharing!
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Post by MrSoundman » Mon Mar 04, 2019 9:06 pm

Cubase 10 only though!
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Post by Geppastro » Thu Nov 21, 2019 6:39 pm

My personal take on C10.5 Pro
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Re: Cubase cool trick

Post by MrSoundman » Fri Nov 22, 2019 12:15 am

Geppastro wrote:
Thu Nov 21, 2019 6:39 pm
My personal take on C10.5startup_cubase_pro.png
... especially for someone who only has Cubase 10 Elements :-)
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Post by Geppastro » Fri Nov 22, 2019 7:58 am

Me :?? No I own both. I guess you read my signature's last bit only: Elements on laptop, Pro on Desktop. But maybe I misundestood what you meant...
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Post by MrSoundman » Fri Nov 22, 2019 9:51 am

Geppastro wrote:
Fri Nov 22, 2019 7:58 am
maybe I misundestood what you meant...
Apologies as I was not clear -- I was joking! Not meant personally.
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Post by Geppastro » Fri Nov 22, 2019 10:43 am

No problem at all! And thanks for the clarification anyway :) .
And yes, now I guess what you meant :lol:
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Post by TEEF » Fri Nov 22, 2019 11:34 pm

I made mine say all your base belong to us.
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Post by MattiasNYC » Fri Nov 22, 2019 11:44 pm

Well done!
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Post by MrSoundman » Sat Nov 23, 2019 1:21 am

Here's mine ...
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Post by Buzthafuzz » Sun Nov 24, 2019 11:17 pm

Very nice, thanks, I allready made some, that's so geek !

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Post by GiovanniB » Mon Nov 25, 2019 3:33 pm

This is cool indeed, thanks.

I made this retro splash screen:
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Re: Cubase cool trick

Post by SF_Green » Wed Nov 27, 2019 12:41 am

Nice! Thanks for this.

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Wed Jan 16, 2019 11:48 pm
Some of you may know you can do this, but to the average every day Windows user this trick can be very cool. You can actually change the startup icon that pops up every time you start cubase and it's loading. Go to ProgramFiles-->Steinberg--->Cubase---->Startup. Or find your folder of Cubase if it's located somewhere else and open the Startup subfolder. In there are pictures of startup, 2-6 depending on the version you have. You can change them with any picture of your choice or even edit them (outside of the folder tho) so that it says your name as well. For example if you use artist cubase, copy the picture you want twice into the Startup folder and rename them after the names of the original two pictures "...artist" and "...x2.00" delete the old ones and you're good to go :) :D
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Post by jb » Wed Nov 27, 2019 6:44 pm

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Post by Wyatt Edwards » Thu Nov 28, 2019 12:17 pm

Thanks for this trick. I didn't knew you could do that. I will try it out for fun.

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Post by pcbythesea » Thu Nov 28, 2019 3:24 pm

Great - thanks :lol: :lol: :lol:

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Post by Suprawill1 » Thu Dec 05, 2019 10:24 am

First thing I thought of when I saw the new wallpaper. Thanks for completing my thoughts. :)
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Post by Suprawill1 » Fri Dec 06, 2019 8:04 am

Ok, my contribution to the Cubase 10 - 10.5 users.

http://www.music-pro-duction.com/draft/ ... 1206015609

Hope this isn't against the rules. :-o
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Re: Cubase cool trick

Post by Suprawill1 » Fri Dec 06, 2019 8:43 am

George Manakos wrote:
Wed Jan 16, 2019 11:48 pm
Some of you may know you can do this, but to the average every day Windows user this trick can be very cool. You can actually change the startup icon that pops up every time you start cubase and it's loading. Go to ProgramFiles-->Steinberg--->Cubase---->Startup. Or find your folder of Cubase if it's located somewhere else and open the Startup subfolder. In there are pictures of startup, 2-6 depending on the version you have. You can change them with any picture of your choice or even edit them (outside of the folder tho) so that it says your name as well. For example if you use artist cubase, copy the picture you want twice into the Startup folder and rename them after the names of the original two pictures "...artist" and "...x2.00" delete the old ones and you're good to go :) :D
Ok, I tried this and can't get it to work right. I took the two original pics out, put mine in and renamed them identically like the originals. I even used the lower case font and sized the pics to the same dimensions but when when Cubase launches, the splash screen is a lighter grey with smaller black font.
It doesn't recognize my pics. Am I missing something?
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