In order for Karma to communicate with the computer Karma's Global setting PRG
and EXC has
to be ENA (enabled).
These settings may be reset to DIS when you use LOAD PRESET BANKS function in
These settings may be reset to DIS when you use LOAD PRESET BANKS function in Globals.
From the Midi menu select MIDI SETUP or press button on the toolbar::
3.Select Midi IN and Midi OUT ports where Karma is connected to:
Press DISABLE and ENABLE. If
midi communication between the editor and the synthesizer is OK then Karma
ROM Version will be displayed.
6. If you have another Midi
port with Midi Controller Keyboard hooked to it, you can use it to audition
sounds by selecting MIDI IN (External Controller) port and activating it. This
feature will function properly only if there is separate port available on the
system other than the port that synthesizer is connected to. MIDI In (External
Keyboard) should not be set to the same Midi port as MIDI In (N). If using the Karma
Keyboard for playing notes, this port should not be activated. This
port is intended only to control KorgŪ Karma Rack synth modules
6. Midi Channel Thru
- If you use keyboard controller to play notes (other than Karma), the notes
are played on a specific midi channel (1 - 16). If this option in unmarked, the
editor will automatically reroute midi channel to global channel in Program Mode
or selectable channel in combi mode. Midi Channel for playing and auditioning
can be selected in V-Piano or by computer keys
7. Karma uses Bank Map (Global Settings). It can be set to either "KORG" or GM/GM2. In order for the editor to switch banks correctly BANK MAP setting has to be matched in both in Karma and the editor.
8. If the midi communication is OK then exit MIDI SETUP window.