Tips for recording guitars or bass at home:

A) YOUR CHAIN: Guitar, cable, audio interface: -Connect your guitar to the cable and to the HI-Z/INSTRUMENT/HIGH IMPEDANCE input of your audio interface - Lower your driver settings (buffers or latency) to the minimum possible - keep your project as simple as possible, to lower the CPU load as much as possible, just drums (preferably freezed) and the instrument you are about to record. Load an amp simulator on the track, such as Guitar rig or better, Ignite amps NRR1 or EMIS