Tutorials & Guides

How to guides and instructionals on anything UTAU, music, and recording related.

Top Resources

  1. Designing UTAU Characters: DOs and DON'Ts
    Mostly DON'Ts, honestly... - by Cdra
    Updated: Feb 22, 2016
  2. Music Theory, Mixing & Musicianship Resources
    So you want to be a better producer? With these you can! - by Hentai
    Updated: Sep 30, 2016
  3. What To Look For in a Japanese Reclist (And What To Avoid)
    A guide on what syllables you need to keep a small, clean, concise reclist. - by Terindie
    Updated: Sep 25, 2015
  4. Things I Wish I Had Known
    Tips I would give my noob self if I travelled back in Time. - by unknownLinguist
    Updated: Aug 2, 2016
  5. Fitting a Premade UST to the Voicebank
    Fitting a Premade UST to the Voicebank - by irei1as
    Updated: Feb 9, 2012

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  3. The Art of Critique

    A guide for one the most important aspects of our community!
  4. UTAU Glossary

    A list of words commonly mentioned when talking about the UTAU/Vocaloid software and fandom
  5. NND Tag List for UTAU Users

    This is not a comprehensive list, but one made specifically for the overseas community.
  6. FAQs about Japanese Locale

    Your Frequently Asked Questions, Answered!
  1. Kiyoteru

    Arpasing VB Tutorial 200618

    How to record and OTO an Arpasing voicebank
    5/5, 1 rating
    Downloads:
    467
    Updated:
    Jun 18, 2020
  2. Kiyoteru

    Anatomy of the OTO

    The functions of each parameter
    5/5, 2 ratings
    Updated:
    Jun 18, 2020
  3. Kiyoteru

    CV OTOing Guide

    OTOing your first voicebank!
    5/5, 1 rating
    Updated:
    Jun 18, 2020
  4. RoboCheatsyTM

    Fix Zteer's Pitch Editor Gibberish (Mojibake)

    Getting Zteer's Pitch Editor to display hiragana correctly.
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Updated:
    May 24, 2020
  5. Kiyoteru

    Arpasing UST Tutorial

    How to use an Arpasing voicebank in UTAU
    5/5, 1 rating
    Updated:
    Apr 28, 2020
  6. Atama no Okashina
    5/5, 1 rating
    Updated:
    Feb 9, 2020
  7. Kiyoteru
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    85
    Updated:
    Jan 28, 2020
  8. RoboCheatsyTM

    Porting UTAU Pitchbends into Vocaloid

    This tutorial provides step-by-step instructions on how to "port" them into the Vocaloid editor!
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Updated:
    Dec 12, 2019
  9. marshmink

    How to easily extract a reclist from any UTAU voicebank

    How to easily extract a reclist from any UTAU voicebank
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Updated:
    Nov 20, 2019
  10. Pratzelwurm

    How to Write a Reclist

    How to write and organize reclists in any language or style.
    5/5, 1 rating
    Updated:
    Jul 26, 2019
  11. Kiyoteru

    Arpasing OTOers Directory

    OTOers from the Arpasing website
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Updated:
    May 27, 2019
  12. N.Zo

    How To: Record Korean Voice Libraries

    Want to record a korean UTAU? Here are some resources to get you started!
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Updated:
    Apr 7, 2019
  13. kaimiz

    IroIro Plugin: oto.ini error (How to Fix)

    A message pops up in all Japanese, speaking of an oto parameter issue.
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Updated:
    Mar 19, 2019
  14. susrever

    Updated flag list 1.1

    list of all the knonw utau flags and a brief description of them
    5/5, 1 rating
    Downloads:
    1,150
    Updated:
    Oct 4, 2018
  15. Mei-Saime

    UTAU Biography Template 2018-04-24

    For simple character descriptions for UTAU characters.
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    407
    Updated:
    Apr 24, 2018
  16. Sylveranty
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Updated:
    Apr 11, 2018
  17. Sylveranty

    Vorbereitung und Installation von UTAU [Deutsch]

    Änderung des Gebietsschemas, Dezimaltrennzeichens, Hinzufügen der japanischen Tastatur
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Updated:
    Apr 11, 2018
  18. Kiyoteru

    About Creative Commons

    A standard way to label how your work can be used
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Updated:
    Apr 3, 2018