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Compatibility with Windows Vista

2008/3/3

* Please use the drivers and application software that you have confirmed work with Windows Vista(TM).


Key to using the Compatibility List

Yes

Will be compatible with Windows Vista.

-

To be confirmed

No

We are sorry but we have no plan to realese the compatible software with Windows Vista.

This compatibility list was based on the test results with Windows Vista(TM) 32-bit and 64-bit Editions or later version.

EDIROL Audio Interfaces
 
Model name
Compatibility
Remarks
Windows Vista
32-bit Driver
Windows Vista
64-bit Driver
FireWire products FA-101
Yes
 
Download page
Download page
FA-66
Yes
 
Download page
Download page
Hi-Speed USB (USB 2.0) products UA-1000
Yes
SONAR LE
Download page
Download page
UA-101
Yes
SONAR LE
Download page (USB 2 mode)
Download page (USB 1 mode)
Download page
USB products (1) UA-1EX
Yes
 
Download page
Download page
UA-25
Yes
SONAR LE
Download page
Download page
UA-4FX
Yes
SONAR LE
VSC DXi
Download page
Download page
USB products (2) UA-1A
-
     
UA-1D
-
     
UA-1X
-
     
UA-100/UA-100G
No
     
UA-20
Yes
SONAR LE
Download page
Download page
UA-30
No
     
UA-3
No
     
UA-3D
No
     
UA-3FX
Yes
*4
Download page
Download page
UA-5
Yes
SONAR LE
Download page
Download page
UA-700
Yes
SONAR LE
Download page
Download page
Other Audio Interface products UR-80
Yes
*3
Download page
 
U-8
No
     
DA-2496
No
     
EDIROL MIDI Interfaces
 
Model name
Compatibility
Remarks
Windows Vista
32-bit Driver
Windows Vista
64-bit Driver
MIDI Interfaces (1) UM-1EX
Yes
 
Download page
Download page
UM-2EX
Yes
 
Download page
Download page
UM-3EX
Yes
 
Download page
Download page
MIDI Interfaces (2) UM-1/UM-1S
Yes
 
Download page
Download page
UM-1X/UM-1SX
Yes
 
Download page
Download page
UM-2
Yes
 
Download page
Download page
UM-550
Yes
SONAR LE
Download page
Download page
UM-880
Yes
SONAR LE
Download page
Download page
UM-4 (S-MPU64)
No
     
EDIROL MIDI Keyboard Controllers
 
Model name
Compatibility
Remarks
Windows Vista
32-bit Driver
Windows Vista
64-bit Driver
PC Series keyboards PC-50
Yes
SONAR LE
Download page
Download page
PC-80
-
*4
SONAR LE
Download page
-
PC-300
No
     
PCR Series keyboards PCR-300 / PCR-500 / PCR-800
Yes
SONAR LE PCR Editor Ver.2.1
Project5 LE
Dimension LE
Download page
Download page
PCR-M1
Yes
SONAR LE PCR Editor Ver.1.0
Download page
Download page
PCR-M30 / PCR-M50 / PCR-M80
Yes
SONAR LE PCR Editor Ver.1.0
Download page
Download page
PCR-1
Yes
SONAR LE PCR Editor Ver.1.0
Download page
Download page
PCR-A30
Yes
SONAR LE PCR Editor Ver.1.0
Download page
Download page
PCR-30 / PCR-50 / PCR-80
Yes
SONAR LE PCR Editor Ver.1.0
Download page
Download page
Other EDIROL products
 
Model name
Compatibility
Remarks
Windows Vista
32-bit Driver
Windows Vista
64-bit Driver
Mixer M-16DX
Yes
 
Download page
Download page
M-100FX
Yes
 
Download page
Download page
Speaker MA-1EX
-
     
STUDIO Canvas SD-20
Yes
*4
SD-20 Editor
SONAR LE
Download page
Download page
SD-80
Yes
*4
SONAR LE
Download page
Download page
SD-90
Yes
*4
SONAR LE
Download page
Download page
SOUND Canvas SC-8850
Yes
*4
Download page
Download page
SC-8820
Yes
*4
Download page
Download page
SC-D70
Yes
*4
Download page
Download page
Software Synthesizers VSC-MP1
Yes
VSC    
HQ-GM2
Yes
*1    
HQ-QT
No
*1    
HQ-OR
No
*1    
R Series R-1
Yes
     
R-09
Yes
     
R-4
Yes
     
R-4Pro
Yes
     
Serial MIDI Driver  
No
     
Roland Synthesizers / Sound Modules
 
Model Name
Compatibility
Remarks
Windows Vista
32-bit Driver
Windows Vista
64-bit Driver
Synthesizers Fantom-X6/X7/X8
Yes
 
Download page
 
Fantom-Xa
No
     
Fantom-S
No
     
JUNO-G
Yes
SONAR LE
Download page
 
SH-201
Yes
*3
Download page
 
V-Synth
No
     
RS-70
No
     
Sound Modules Fantom-XR
Yes
 
Download page
 
V-Synth XT
Yes
 
Download page
 
VariOS
No
     
XV-5080
No
     
XV-5050
No
     
XV-3080
No
     
XV-2020
No
     
Digital Recorders
 
Model name
Compatibility
Remarks
Windows Vista
32-bit Driver
Windows Vista
64-bit Driver
BOSS BR Series BR-1600CD
Yes
*2    
BR-1200CD
Yes
*2    
BR-900CD
Yes
*2    
BR-600
Yes
     
MICRO BR
Yes
*2    
BR-864
No
     
Guitar products
 
Model name
Compatibility
Remarks
Windows Vista
32-bit Driver
Windows Vista
64-bit Driver
BOSS products RC-50
Yes
*2    
GT-PRO
Yes
 
Download page
 
GI-20
Yes
 
Download page
 
DR-880
Yes
 
Download page
 
GS-10
Yes
*1
Download page
 
Groove Gears
 
Model name
Compatibility
Remarks
Windows Vista
32-bit Driver
Windows Vista
64-bit Driver
Roland Groove Gears MC-808
Yes
 
Download page
 
MC-909
Yes
     
MV-8000
Yes
*2    
SP-606
Yes
 
Download page
 
EDIROL Groove Gear MD-P1-S
No
     
Roland Digital Pianos / Other keyboard products
 
Model name
Compatibility
Remarks
Windows Vista
32-bit Driver
Windows Vista
64-bit Driver
Stylish Series FP-2
Yes
 
Download page
 
FP-4
Yes
 
Download page
 
FP-5
Yes
 
Download page
 
FP-7
Yes
SONAR LE Audio Key
Latest Audio Key Utility Installer
Download page
 
HP Series HP107
Yes
 
Download page
 
HP201
Yes
 
Download page
 
HP203
Yes
 
Download page
 
HP207
Yes
 
Download page
 
DigiScore Series HPi-6
Yes
 
Download page
 
HPi-7/HPi-7LE
Yes
 
Download page
 
KR107 / KR105 / KR103
Yes
 
Download page
 
Grand Piano Series KR115
Yes
 
Download page
 
KR115-R
Yes
 
Download page
 
KR115M
Yes
 
Download page
 
KR115M-R
Yes
 
Download page
 
KR117M
Yes
 
Download page
 
KR117M-R
Yes
 
Download page
 
RG-1
Yes
 
Download page
 
RG-3
Yes
 
Download page
 
RG-7
Yes
 
Download page
 
RG-7-R
Yes
 
Download page
 
Other models RD-300sx
Yes
 
Download page
 
RD-700sx
Yes
*2
Download page
 
RK-500
Yes
 
Download page
 
Arranger Series E, G, & EXR Series
-
     

*1: The bundled Cakewalk Music Creator 2002 will not be compatible with Windows Vista.

*2: When disconnecting the USB cable, the computer will not recognize the disconnection.

*3: Windows Vista Compatibility is being evaluated for working with the bundled software such as an Editor software.

*4: The bundled software will not be compatible with Windows Vista.



Installing Dimension LE in Microsoft (R) Windows Vista (TM)
* In order to perform the following steps, you must log on to Windows as a user who has administrative privileges.

  1. 1. Close all currently running software (applications).
  2. Place the installation CD-ROM in your computer's CD-ROM drive.
    * If the auto-play dialog box appears, choose [Cancel].
  3. From the Windows Start menu, choose "Computer."
  4. The screen will show the drives detected by your computer. Choose the CD-ROM drive -> CAKEWALK folder -> DIM_LE folder, and then double-click [SETUP].
  5. The screen will indicate "An unidentified program wants access to your computer"; click [Allow].
  6. The installer will start up. Follow the on-screen directions to proceed with the installation.

This completes the installation.

[Activation]
When installation is finished, you'll need to activate Dimension LE.
* Before you begin the activation process, make sure that your computer is connected to the Internet.

  1. Start up SONAR LE or Project5 LE, and plug-in Dimension LE.
  2. Dimension LE will start up, and the online activation screen will appear. Select "Take me to www.cakewalk.com to resister now." and click [OK].
    * If you've already obtained a serial number, proceed to step 5.
  3. Your Web browser will start up, and the Cakewalk online activation form will appear. Proceed with activation as directed by the form. The serial number for your software will be sent to you by e-mail.
  4. Note the serial number that was sent to you by e-mail.
  5. In the Dimension LE online activation screen, select "I registered, and was emailed the following Serial Number:" Then enter the serial number and click [OK].

This completes activation of Dimension LE.

[Limitations]
Moving a knob with the mouse does not change the screen. (The sound will change.)

[Note]
The Dimension LE programs themselves are provided on the CD-ROM included with your product.


Installing EDIROL PCR Editor Microsoft (R) Windows Vista (TM)
PCR Editor is software that lets you use your computer to create control maps for the PCR series (PCR-1/M1/30/A30/M30/50/M50/80/M80).

[Note]
The PCR Editor programs themselves are provided on the CD-ROM included with your product.

[Installation]
Install the software as follows.
* Before you carry out the following steps, you must log on to Windows as a user whose account type is Administrator.

  1. Close all currently running software (applications).
  2. In the [EDITOR] folder of the PCR CD-ROM, right-click "PcrEditor (PcrEditor.exe)". From the menu that appears, choose [Properties].
  3. Click the [Compatibility] tab, the window of compatibility opens.
  4. Check the [Run this program in compatibility mode for:] in the colum of [Compatibility mode]
  5. In the "Compatibility mode" list, select "Windows XP (Service Pack 2)."
  6. Click [OK], close the property.
  7. Double-click "PcrEditor (PcrEditor.exe)".
  8. "An unidentified program wants access to your computer" will appear click [allow].
  9. The installer will start up. When the "PCR Editor Setup" screen appears, click [Next].
  10. A screen will indicate "Please read the following license agreement carefully." Read the license agreement, and if you accept the terms, click [Yes]. If you click [No], the installation will be terminated.
  11. The "Choose Destination Location" screen will appear. If you accept the default location, click [Next].
    If you want to change the installation destination, click [Browse] and specify the desired folder.
  12. In the "Confirmation of installation" screen, verify that the settings shown are correct, and click [Next]. If you decide to specify a different installation location, click [Back].
  13. When the files have been copied, the "InstallShield Wizard Complete" screen will appear. Click [Finish].

This completes installation of PCR Editor.

[Usage]
In Windows, choose [start].[All Programs].[PCR Editor].

[PCR Editor].
Refer to the online help for an explanation of PCR Editor's functions.

[Uninstallation]
* In order to uninstall software, you must log on to Windows as a user who has administrative privileges.

  1. Click the Windows Start button, then click Control Panel.
  2. In "Programs," click "Uninstall a program."
  3. In the "Uninstall or change a program" list, click "PCR Editor."
  4. Click [Uninstall].
  5. When the "Windows needs your permission to continue" screen appears, click [Continue].
  6. Follow the on-screen directions to uninstall the software.


Installing Project5 LE in Microsoft (R) Windows Vista (TM)
* In order to perform the following steps, you must log on to Windows as a user who has administrative privileges.

  1. Close all currently running software (applications).
  2. Place the installation CD-ROM in your computer's CD-ROM drive.
    * If the auto-play dialog box appears, choose [Cancel].
  3. From the Windows Start menu, choose "Computer."
  4. The screen will show the drives detected by your computer. Choose the CD-ROM drive -> CAKEWALK folder -> P5_LE folder, and then double-click [SETUP].
  5. The screen will indicate "An unidentified program wants access to your computer"; click [Allow].
  6. The installer will start up. Follow the on-screen directions to proceed with the installation.
  7. When the installer has finished, right-click the Project5_LE icon that was created on your desktop.
  8. In the menu that appears, choose [Properties].
  9. Choose the "Compatibility" tab, and in "Privilege Level," select "Run this Program as an administrator" and click [OK].

This completes the installation.

[Activation]
When installation is finished, you'll need to activate Project5 LE.
* Before you begin the activation process, make sure that your computer is connected to the Internet.

  1. Double-click the Project5 LE icon on your desktop; Project5 LE will start up.
  2. The screen will indicate "An unidentified program wants access to your computer"; click [Allow].
  3. Start up Project5 LE; the online activation screen will appear. Select "Take me to www.cakewalk.com to register now." and click [OK].
    * If you have already obtained the serial number, proceed to step 8.
  4. Your Web browser will start up, and the Cakewalk online activation form will appear. Proceed with activation as directed by the form. The serial number for your software will be sent to you by e-mail.
  5. Close your Web browser and Project5 LE. Note the serial number that was sent to you by e-mail.
  6. Double-click the Project5 LE icon on your desktop; Project5 LE will start up.
  7. The screen will indicate "An unidentified program wants access to your computer"; click [Allow].
  8. Project5 LE will start up, and the online activation screen will appear. Select"I registered, and was emailed the following Serial Number:", then enter the serial number and click [OK].

This completes activation of Project5 LE.

[Cakewalk VST Adapter]
If your VST plug-ins are not registered correctly, follow the steps below to execute VST Adapter.

  1. From the Windows Start menu, choose "All Programs"-"Cakewalk"-"Cakewalk VST Adapter 4," and then right-click "Cakewalk VST Adapter 4."
  2. From the menu that appears, choose "Run as administrator."
  3. The screen will indicate "An unidentified program wants access to your computer"; click [Allow].
  4. Cakewalk VST Adapter will start up. Follow the on-screen instructions to find and register your VST plug-ins.

[Note]
The Project5 LE programs themselves are provided on the CD-ROM included with your product.


Installing SD-20 Editor Microsoft (R) Windows Vista (TM)
The SD-20 Editor allows for extensive and convenient control of the SD-20 module from a computer.

[Note]
The SD-20 Editor programs themselves are provided on the CD-ROM included with your product.

[Installation]

Install the software as follows.
* Before you carry out the following steps, you must log on to Windows as a user whose account type is Administrator.

  1. Close all currently running software (applications).
  2. In the [EDITOR] folder of the SD-20 CD-ROM, double-click "SETUP."
  3. "An unidentified program wants access to your computer" will appear click [allow].
  4. When "Choose Setup Language" appears, choose [English(United States)] and click [OK].
  5. The installer will start up. When the "Welcome to the InstallShield Wizard for SD-20 Editor" screen appears, click [Next].
  6. A screen will indicate "Please read the following license agreement carefully." Read the license agreement, and if you accept the terms, click [Yes].
  7. The "Customer Information" screen will appear, input your information and click [Next].
  8. The "Choose Destination Location" screen will appear. If you accept the default location, click [Next].
    If you want to change the installation destination, click [Browse] and specify the desired folder.
  9. When "Setup Type" appears, select [Typical] and click [Next].
  10. In the "Confirmation of installation" screen, verify that the settings shown are correct, and click [Next]. If you decide to specify a different installation location, click [Back].
  11. When the files have been copied, the "InstallShield Wizard Complete" screen will appear. Click [Finish].

This completes installation of SD-20 Editor.

[Usage]
In Windows, choose [start].[All Programs].[SD-20 Editor].[SD-20 Editor].
Refer to the online help for an explanation of SD-20 Editor's functions.

[Uninstallation]
* In order to uninstall software, you must log on to Windows as a user who has administrative privileges.

  1. Click the Windows Start button, then click Control Panel.
  2. In "Programs," click "Uninstall a program."
  3. In the "Uninstall or change a program" list, click "PCR Editor."
  4. Click [Uninstall].
  5. When the "Windows needs your permission to continue" screen appears, click [Continue].
  6. Follow the on-screen directions to uninstall the software.


Installing SONAR LE in Microsoft (R) Windows Vista (TM)
* In order to perform the following steps, you must log on to Windows as a user who has administrative privileges.

  1. Close all currently running software (applications).
  2. Place the installation CD-ROM in your computer's CD-ROM drive.
    * If the auto-play dialog box appears, choose [Cancel].
  3. From the Windows Start menu, choose "Computer."
  4. The screen will show the drives detected by your computer. Choose the CD-ROM drive -> CAKEWALK folder -> SONAR_LE folder, and then double-click [SETUP].
  5. The screen will indicate "An unidentified program wants access to your computer"; click [Allow].
  6. The installer will start up. Follow the on-screen directions to proceed with the installation.
  7. When the installer has finished, right-click the SONAR LE icon that was created on your desktop.
  8. In the menu that appears, choose [Properties].
  9. Choose the "Compatibility" tab, and in "Privilege Level," select "Run this Program as an administrator" and click [OK].

This completes the installation.

[Activation]
When installation is finished, you'll need to activate SONAR LE.
* Before you begin the activation process, make sure that your computer is connected to the Internet.

  1. Double-click the SONAR LE icon on your desktop; SONAR LE will start up.
  2. The screen will indicate "An unidentified program wants access to your computer"; click [Allow].
  3. Start up SONAR LE; the online activation screen will appear. Select "Take me to www.cakewalk.com to register now." and click [OK].
    * If you have already obtained the serial number, proceed to step 8.
  4. Your Web browser will start up, and the Cakewalk online activation form will appear. Proceed with activation as directed by the form. The serial number for your software will be sent to you by e-mail.
  5. Close your Web browser and SONAR LE. Note the serial number that was sent to you by e-mail.
  6. Double-click t

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