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Roland RD-700SX as MIDI keyboard

Trying to use a Roland RD-700SX as MIDI keyboard in Mixcraft. I tried the USB-to-USB option by connecting the keyboard via USB to my PC (a Windows XP Dell machine) after installing the Roland drivers from their website, and ensuring that ht eUSB Settings is set to MIDI (not Storage): no luck.I then tried to connect via 5 pin DIN, and a USB-to-MIDI adapter (MIDILink), but still no luck: when I try the keyboard, no activity in the DAW (Mixcraft).Any idea?

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Theres a good article at recordingreview.com. If you join which is free you have access to a lot of great information. You can download Midiox to troubleshoot your midi connections etc. Make sure that your transmit channel on your keyboard matches up with the receive channel in your program. Hope this helps.

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