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M-audio pro 88 keyboard

Some keys don't work at timesand some sustain without the pedal being pressed

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  • Anonymous Sep 01, 2008

    Yes, I also have the same problem. The sound is sustained alot on some keys, even if the sustain pedal isn't pressed down. and sometimes they
    simply don't work

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When you turn on your keyboard, you have to make sure that your foot isn't on the pedal because that will cause the notes to be sustained. Just wait until the keyboard is on to push the pedal.

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