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SP4 7 virtual drive

Postby Ianina » Sun Mar 10, 2019 10:46 am

Hi there, I hope someone can help a newbie. I´m desperately trying to load soundfiles into ma SP4. What absolutely won´t happen is creating a temporary / virtual SP4 drive on my PC.
OS is 2.10
Thanks a lot!
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Re: SP4 7 virtual drive

Postby eibinger » Sun Mar 10, 2019 12:03 pm

Did you choose the menue: Button "Global" and so on?
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Re: SP4 7 virtual drive

Postby Kurzhead » Sun Mar 10, 2019 3:54 pm

I have a vague re-collection that, when using my old PC, I needed to very deliberately go through the following sequence:
Turn off SP4.
Turn on SP4.
Turn on PC and boot up.
Attach USB cable to SP4.
Attach other end of USB cable to PC.
Use a Load command in Global mode to load a soundfile.
... sounds obvious, but if I didn't follow this sequence religiously it wouldn't work. :roll:

I think I also read somewhere that, if your USB cable is very long, it may not work .... so maybe try a shorter cable.
Also, try to go directly into a USB port on your PC and not indirectly via an external USB hub.

Good luck. FYI, I recently generated some banks of User Setups to the Ksetlist site and I'm looking for feedback from other SP4 fans. So, hope you get your temp drive working so that you can try them out. :)
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Re: SP4 7 virtual drive

Postby hipogrito » Mon Mar 11, 2019 7:53 am

Operational Support will guide you step by step:

http://kurzweil.com/support/operational/
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Re: SP4 7 virtual drive

Postby Ianina » Mon Mar 11, 2019 8:54 am

Thanks so far, tried your routine, watched Kurzweil support. Problem seems to be, I can´t make a connection between SP4 and PC, no matter which cable or USB port I try.
It always says "connect the PC".
Trying to update shows "update error 11"
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Re: SP4 7 virtual drive

Postby Ianina » Mon Mar 11, 2019 9:36 am

Works!
Problem seems to be the USB Jack of the SP4.
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Re: SP4 7 virtual drive

Postby Kurzhead » Sat Mar 16, 2019 7:04 am

Glad your virtual drive is working.
Did you have a chance to try out any of the SP4 User Setups (SPSetups) banks I uploaded? (they are in the "KSetlist Compilations/Volumes" area of the site.
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