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#658724 - 07/16/04 07:59 AM "To host" port
Matteo Offline
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Registered: 05/28/04
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I think I'll buy a Yamaha P90.
I've seen that it has a "to host" port, while P60 hasn't it.
What is the difference between connecting a PC using MIDI in/out and using the "to host" port?

Thanks, Matteo

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#658725 - 07/17/04 08:04 AM Re: "To host" port
Lightnin Offline
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The "to host" port connects to the computers serial port, which will need some sort of serial port MIDI driver.

If the computer has a sound card with a regular MIDI port (on the game port), you would probably prefer to use that.

See KnowledgeBase article
http://www.yamaha.com/yamahavgn/CDA/Know...ID%253D,00.html

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#658726 - 07/18/04 05:50 AM Re: "To host" port
Matteo Offline
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Registered: 05/28/04
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Loc: Italy
Very clear and complete answer.
Thank you, Lightnin

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