GP6 - What is it? Systems, features and Tech Specs Top

Please look up our pages about the Features or System Requirements of the software for an overview.

Guitar Pro is natively Windows / Mac OS X / GNU Linux compatible

On Windows: Windows XP, Vista, and Windows 7.
On Mac: Mac OS X 10.4 and later (Intel processors only).
On Linux: Ubuntu (officially supported distribution). 

- Does Guitar Pro support the Mandolin, Ukulele...? YES
All fretted 4- to 8-stringed instruments are supported, and their tunings are fully configurable.
NB: You can write scores for the mandolin, but Guitar Pro doesn't for the time being carry the corresponding soundbank. 

- Can I plug a MIDI instrument (keyboard, guitar) in and capture what I play into Guitar Pro? YES
Guitar Pro 6 does support MIDI capture.

- Can I import a WAV or MP3 file? NO
WAV and MP3 are particular audio signal files from which it is very difficult, or even impossible, to properly extract a score.