sorry im new to playing the guitar but i was wondering what standard 1/2 step down means?

does it mean that you tune E to D, A to G, D to C, etc ?

Eb-Ab-Db-Gb-Bb-Eb, just take each string down a fret. Tune to the 4th fret on each string except the second, tune that to the normal 3rd fret of the G, but if you already tuned the G down 1/2 step, tune to its forth fret
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hey, no worries mico.

Have a look at this: Important: New Members FAQ
It'll tell you what kind of questions go in which forums on UG.
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