i want to record electric guitar tracks for my song - no micing i.e direct recording through vamp or other effects processors. i m going to get a motu ultra lite. so i want to know that after i install that card what would i have to configure to make it work with my recording software (Sonar 6 producer). 1 are there any special configurations to make it compatible with the sonar settings. 2 are there any special configurations to make it compatible with the sonar settings. if i plan to record bass guitar or vocals or use micing. 3 what should i do especially for recording direct electric guitar on a single track . i.e selecting which out put and input channels. when should i add limiters, compresssors, etc (what is their use in the recording) 4 when to choose stereo or mono recording and why? where can i get more help on doing tracing at home. any books ? my goal is to do guitar tracking at home. no plan for vocals or micing things yet. i've a basic complete setup for recording i.e genelec 8030a monitors, a pc capable of recording my instruments, and just waiting for the sound interface.