Time for action—setting up MIDI in Windows
If you are using Windows, you will likely need to download a driver for the controller:
- Go to the manufacturer's website and look under their downloads section to get the current driver. Be sure to download the 32-bit or 64-bit driver depending on which OS is running. After downloading the driver, we need to install it. If you are running Windows 2000 or XP, you should go to Start | Control Panel | Add Hardware and Devices.
- When adding a new hardware device, Windows will ask for the new driver. Simply point to the directory that contains the new driver and we're good.
In Windows 7, there may be issues with drivers that are slightly older. Some drivers made for Vista need to be set to ...