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#671365 - 06/16/05 09:01 AM Problems connecting P90 to laptop
holodude Offline
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Registered: 12/14/04
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Loc: BC, Canada
I've got a Yamaha P90 and I love it and I'm trying to connect it up to my dell laptop. I've got a serial port on the laptop, and a serial cable that connects to the "TO HOST" port on the piano. I've also downloaded the CBX Yamaha Driver, and as it told me, the piano is set to PC-2. Thing is, when I run any number of music notation programs I am unable to get it to 'talk' with the piano.

So what am I doing wrong, or what should I try to get it so that I can play and have it write down what notes I play? Any suggestions?

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#671366 - 06/16/05 11:22 AM Re: Problems connecting P90 to laptop
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Registered: 03/02/05
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holodude,

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