TD-12K

V-Drums V-Stage Series

System ProgramTD-12 System update Version 1.11

This is the latest operating system update for the TD-12.

Products:TD-12 / TD-12K / TD-12KS / TD-12KV / TD-12KX



How to know the version
Before you start, check the system program version of your TD-12.
  1. Switch on the power to the unit.
  2. Press [ SETUP ], [ F3 (CONTROL) ], then press [ F5 (VERSION) ].
    The version information screen appears.
     
  3. After verifying the displayed version, switch off the power.
* If this shows the latest version, there’s no need to update your TD-12.


Update history
[ → Ver.1.11]
  • You can stop the sound of the bow or bell using the choke technique when you use the CY-13R as a ride cymbal.

[ → Ver.1.10]
  • New Trigger Types
  • Hi-Hat esponse improvement
  • New parameter for Positional Sensing
  • Others
For more details of additional functions, please refer to the TD-12_I_AddFunc_e02.pdf.
 

Caution When Performing the Update (IMPORTANT!)
  • This system program is only for the TD-12.
  • Before you perform the update, we recommend that you save your data to other MIDI devices (Bulk Dump Function). For more information for bulk dump, please refer to the TD-12 Owner's Manual.
  • Never power off your TD-12 while the update is in progress! During the update process, the old TD-12 system program will be erased and replaced with the new program. If a power failure or similar accident occurs during the update process, the TD-12 won't be able to start up in normal operating mode. This will require servicing, so you will need to contact a Roland service center if this occurs.
  • We regret that we are unable to answer questions regarding the update procedure using this system program. Please perform the update responsibly, following the directions given in this document.


What you will need to update your TD-12
  • A computer capable of playing SMFs
  • MIDI Interface compatible with your computer
  • Sequencer software compatible with Standard MIDI Files ("UpdSMF" is recommended)
  • MIDI Cable

Getting the update file
Please open/extract the downloaded "td12_smf_v111.zip" file on your computer.
The "td12_smf_v111" folder appears, and you will find 64 standard MIDI files (p00001.mid - p00064.mid) in the folder.
 


Procedure for the update
* Never power-off your TD-12 while the update is in progress! If a power failure or similar accident occurs during the update process, the TD-12 won't be able to start up in normal operating mode.
* Before you perform the update, we recommend that you save your data (Bulk Dump).
 

  1. Connect MIDI IN on the TD-12 to the MIDI OUT on the MIDI interface by MIDI cable.
  2. Power on while pressing [ SETUP ] and [ REC ], and you will enter MIDI Updater mode.

    TD-12 MIDI UPDATER


    Please send SMF datafiles.
    Keep power ON.
     

     

     
  3. When the screen shows "Please send SMF data files.," start playing back the 64 SMF files (p00001.mid - p00064.mid) in the numeric order.

    TD-12 MIDI UPDATER


    Receiving : 01/64
    Keep power ON.
     

     

    How to use "UpdSMF" for playing back the SMF files
    * Please download and extract UpdSMF_Win.zip (for Windows) or UpdSMF_OSX.zip (for Mac OS X).

    1. Start up the update tool (UpdSMF.exe for windows, or UpdSMF.app for Mac) and make the following settings.
      [MIDI OUT Device]: choose your MIDI interface
      [SMF Path]: specify the path for the update SMF files
       
    2. Click the [ScanSMF] button.
    3. Click [Send] button, then playback will start

     
  4. Once all the files have been loaded, the TD-12 replaces the old system program with the new one.

    TD-12 MIDI UPDATER

    Writing Flash Memory.
    Keep power ON.

    It will take approx. 3 minutes.

     

     
  5. When the update process is complete, the TD-12 will restart automatically.
    If you can saved your personal data to a sequencer, now you can re-load that data.
     
  6. Please verify the version number “1.11” with the procedure described in “How to know the version” part of this document.

License Agreement

Be sure to read the Safety Instructions and the License Agreement before proceeding download.

Download file

Supplementary file

[TD-12_I_AddFunc_e02.pdf]
ダウンロード (282.0 KB)

[UpdSMF_Win.zip]
ダウンロード (115.0 KB)

[UpdSMF_OSX.zip]
ダウンロード (45.0 KB)

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