XV-2020: Setting up the XV-2020 Editing Software

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The XV-2020 includes Editor and Librarian software applications for both Mac OS 9.X and Windows 98/ME/2000/XP computers. Use the following procedures to set up the software once it has been installed and you have connected the XV-2020 to your computer.

XV Editor Software

1. Launch the XV Editor application.

2. Click Setup > Setup MIDI Device…

3. Select Roland XV-2020 for the four Input and Output boxes, and then click OK.

4. Click Setup > Setup Expansion Boards…

5. If you have any SRX-series Expansion Boards installed in the XV-2020, select them from the lists here and click OK.

XV Librarian Software

1. Launch the XV Librarian application.

2. Click Setup > Setup MIDI Devices…

3. Select Roland XV-2020 for the four Input and Output boxes, and then click OK.

4. Click Setup > Select Target Model…

5. Select the XV-2020 radio button and then click OK.

Settings on XV-2020

1. Press and hold the VOLUME dial, and then press the VALUE dial.

2. Turn the CATEGORY/BANK dial to GTR/BS and turn the VALUE dial to select On. This tells the XV-2020 to talk to the computer using USB.

3. Press the VALUE dial to confirm your choice of USB communication.

4. Turn the XV-2020 off, and then back on.