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The ReMOTE is currently shipped with a driver CD for Windows 98SE, Windows 98Me, Windows 2000, Windows XP and Mac OSX 10.2 or greater. These are all USB MIDI drivers. There is no Mac OS9 ReMOTE USB...
The ReMOTE needs to be reloaded with the original template data. It is not possible to restore this from the unit directly. Use the template editor to do this - see the Downloads page. http://www...
The latest operating system for the ReMOTE is version 2.3.03. To find out the version of operating system installed in a ReMOTE hold down the F4 button next to the top C key and turn the ReMOTE on...
More templates for the ReMOTE are available for download on our website. If you would also like additional or replacement template labels, these can be ordered direct from novation by contacting us...
If this occurs, an attempted recording results in all note data being entered at the first beat of the first bar of the recording. This has been corrected in the latest MIDI driver 2.0.1.4, available...
The bank select encoder on the Remote works by sending a CC0 message value 0 followed by a CC32 message (selected value) each time it is rotated by one position. The 'prog/page' buttons send a CC0...
For Reason versions 1 to 2.5: The transport bar of the Reason sequencer will respond to incoming MIDI messages but the controls do not have fixed MIDI messages which they respond to. Instead they...
Some makes of MIDI keyboards use a communication protocol called running status. The running status handling of the original ReMOTE driver could be unstable, resulting in notes sticking or being...
No, they do not. When the ReMOTE is used in controller mode it can send MIDI data but will not respond to it. MIDI data sent back to the ReMOTE from your DAW/sequencer can only be routed to the MIDI...
Certain parameters of each effect in Arkaos can be assigned to respond to MIDI CC (control change) messages (some to pitch bend and mod wheel messages too), therefore it is best to use the Ableton...
You can use the ReMOTE Template Editor to send templates to/from the ReMOTE and also to create your own templates. The Editor can be downloaded from here . To upload a template to the ReMOTE follow...
The ReMOTE can be powered from USB, from batteries or from an optional 9V DC power supply. If rechargable batteries are fitted into the ReMOTE, these can be recharged by the ReMOTE either by the USB...
Here is an example of assigning a control: If you wanted to control the cutoff frequency on the Novation V Station software synthesiser using a particular pot on the Remote so that the pot only swept...
Firstly ensure that the Remote driver is installed on your computer. Then, as long as the Remote 25 is the selected MIDI device in Audio MIDI Setup (OSX) or in Sounds and Audio Devices (Windows) and...
Follow these steps to set the ReMOTE up to work with Reason (version 3 or later): 1. Connect the ReMOTE to your computer, turn it on and launch Reason. 2. In Reason go to the 'Control Surfaces &...
Make sure that the Remote (or the port it is connected to) is selected as the MIDI input and output device in the Devices menu in the editor. Â Note that if you are sending the data into the Remote...
If MIDI notes are being recorded with latency try checking the 'Use system timestamp' box in the MIDI Port Setup page in Cubase 4 Device Setup (it is on the 'DirectMusic' page in Cubase SX2/3 - this...
A few computers, including some of the newer Macs, will not power the Remote via USB. This is owing to issues with the way the Remote draws current when initially connected. It is possible to power...
If a sustain or expression pedal is not working correctly when connected to your ReMOTE, check the settings for the pedal in the template that you are using. Press the 'edit' button and then operate...
The template that comes with the ReMOTE for Live 2 can be used with all versions of Live. For controlling Live load up the Live template on the ReMOTE and make sure it is selected as the MIDI input...
In DP you can assign MIDI messages to many functions, including the transport functions, all in the Commands window (see attachment). All you need to do is program the buttons on the Remote to send a...
The ReMOTE is loaded with templates for the following software and hardware: Novation A-Station/K-Station/V-Station, Bass Station Rack, Super Bass Station, Supernova Propellerheads Reason Subtractor...
The footswitch control is specified within each template for the ReMOTE and can be assigned to any MIDI function. Either a normally open or a normally closed footswitch can be used with the ReMOTE...
To solve this calibrate the aftertouch and then the Remote will recognise what size it is. To do this press the 'global' button to enter the global menu and press page up until you get to the 'Cal...
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Windows error code 10 indicates a hardware error or failed driver installation. This error may appear if a device has insufficient power to operate correctly (e.g. plugged into a bus powered hub with...