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Re: GR-33 editor in Windows 8

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  • gouge1lt
    Hey there. I remember having to use a pc card with a joystick port and midi adapter because the USB - midi was too fast for the old hardware. That was in XP
    Message 1 of 5 , Jun 6, 2013
      Hey there. I remember having to use a pc card with a joystick port and midi adapter because the USB - midi was too fast for the old hardware. That was in XP and may have been for a different application though. Just a thought. Lee.

      --- In GR-30@yahoogroups.com, "tekrytor" <tekrytor@...> wrote:
      >
      > I agree to first try running the editor in XP mode. Of that does not work though...
      >
      > You might try using an old xp machine, which is the generation of the editor software.
      >
      > Or, you could install an Ubuntu virtual machine and run the editor in WINE, all on your new Win 8 box.
      >
      > --- In GR-30@yahoogroups.com, "Pepe Blanes" <diazv4@> wrote:
      > >
      > > Hello,
      > >
      > > I just upgraded my computer to a brand new machine, of course with Windows 8.
      > >
      > > Using a cheap USB to Midi cable, I connected the GR-33 to the computer, so far so good. Band in a Box can play through the GR-33 and also record from the MIDI interface.
      > >
      > > When I launch Grapelight, it complains about the connection. It can't read the patches from the GR-33, but it does send notes and/or patch changes.
      > >
      > > Same with the others I tried, they are useless for editing patches, but some communication works.
      > >
      > > My quick analysis is that the software interface for path retrieval/download isn't the same in Win8 as in XP and these old programs can't use it.
      > >
      > > Maybe the solution is come kind of emulation of old drivers in Win8.
      > >
      > > Does anyone have this problem and (preferably) have solved it??
      > >
      > > Thanks
      > >
      >
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