How do I tune a guitar?

Community Q&ACategory: QuestionsHow do I tune a guitar?
Fred asked 7 months ago

Hi Jamie,

I’ve just bought a guitar and I wanted to know how to tune it.

Thanks.

jimjam17 Staff replied 7 months ago

Hi Fred,

Thanks for posting. The most common ways to tune a guitar to standard tuning (EADGBE) is either the 5th fret method or with a guitar tuner.

Here’s a video demonstrating the 5th fret method:

Here’s a great guitar tuner:

https://www.8notes.com/guitar_tuner/

If you have any questions or need any help, feel free to get in touch.

Cheers,
Jamie