Online Guitar Tuner

Use this free online guitar tuner to tune your guitar. You may use this to tune any type of guitar that has 6 strings such as an acoustic, electric, or even classical guitar. This is initially set for the standard EADGBE guitar tuning. If you need a different tuning then adjust the notes to your liking, or use the presets on the right. Click here to check out our old guitar tuner. If you have a 12-String Guitar then click here.

Guitar Tuner

String 6 String 5 String 4 String 3 String 2 String 1
Alternative Tunings
Tone
Sharps/Flats
Repeat
Volume
E
A
D
G
B
E

If there is no sound or the tuner above does not work, try updating your web browser to the latest version. If it still does not work, please try our older Online Guitar Tuner that runs on Adobe Flash.

Instructions: To tune your guitar, first you need to know what tuning you want the guitar to be in. The standard tuning for 6 string guitars is EADGBE. If you want to tune it in standard form then you don't have to change any of the notes above, because it is initially set to EADGBE. If you want a different tuning then try some of the presets on the right side of the guitar tuner. If you don't find the tuning your looking for then you have to adjust the notes manually. Once you have set up the notes and have the correct tuning. Then click on the buttons one at a time and then tune your corresponding guitar string to the note. The thickest string on the guitar is the 6th string, and the thinnest is the 1st string. It tells you what string it is on each button. Also, be careful on how high you set the notes, because I have included notes on the tuner that would probably snap average guitar strings. Good luck.

Hal Leonard Guitar MethodTip: Make several passes tuning each of the strings. For example you might have noticed that if you have tuned all the strings once, and then back to the first one you tuned, it might be off a little bit. This is because you are increasing or decreasing the tension on each of the strings as you tune it and the instrument's body might bend ever so slightly due to this difference in tension. This causes the other strings to slightly change in pitch. So make sure you keep on checking and tuning the strings until all are in tune, so make several passes. See more tips at the Guitar Tuning Tips page.

Now that you have your guitar tuned, you can get to playing it. The Hal Leonard Guitar Method is a great learning resource for those who are learning to play the guitar.

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Comments (13)
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This really is very helpful. A bushel of thanks, from Sarasota Florida.

by Myles on

Thanks so much. Best tuner out there, and works perfectly for my phone (which isn't the best phone!!) :D

by Blaze on

TANKS

Great Tuner Many Thanks,simple and responsive a joy to use will be trying on droid since it is HTML 5 Thanks again

by Ronald Dump on

Guitar

Thanks for all your help in tunning my 12 string,awsome

by Cecil Woodcock on

i made a script to ease functionality. up/down arrows start/stop tuning, and the left and right arrows change the string.
look for yourself: http://pastebin.com/EcPD6AuE

consider incorporating this functionality???

by Dave on

Thanks! Jesus loves you!

by Alan on

Thanks! Jesus loves you!

by Alan on

How can i find a tuner to tune to e-flet

by jeff mills on

Thank you sooooooo much!

by Issy on

site

hello, I would like to integrate this tuner on my site.

how do I have an equal

thanks

by samuel on

Thank you sooooooo much!

by Issy on

I like this lesson

by Royce Hull on

Use this to tune my guitar all the time

by Paisley on
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