Hmmm, wouldn't it be great if there was a place to ask users questions? (Eh-Hmm)
Or a list of resources that might help a user get started? https://forums.acoustica.com/bbs/viewtopic.php?f=4&t=10807
Have you looked at the users manual?
So I'll start-
Welcome to the Mixcraft users forum. We can help.
ddsf wrote:theres a lot of things i dont know how to do like add staccato notes
Need more info. Assuming you are talking about using the piano roll for programming or editing a virtual instrument?
ddsf wrote:or add a muffler effect.
Again, more info needed. What's a "muffler effect"?
ddsf wrote:melodyne feels stiff and when i try to pitch edit something it makes a weird screeching sound,
Not sure what you mean. There is a tone to help guide your pitch correction effort. Have you looked at the Melodyne manual info or the introductory videos that are presented when first opening?
It is a quirky program IMO, but works well with a little practice.
ddsf wrote:its difficult to sample stuff as well.
I dont sample, but others here might be able to help if you describe what you are trying to do.
ddsf wrote:i just dont get it.
To be honest the title and context of your post leaves me wondering if you are seeking help or just venting. Let us know?