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Drivers

2/13/14 - USB-MIDI Driver

MAC:Driver:USA_KORG USB-MIDI Driver 1.2.1 (r4).dmg
 
PC:Driver:USA_DrvTools_e(1.14_r12).zip
 

USB MIDI Driver

This is the latest USB MIDI driver, which is compatible with Windows 8, 7, Vista & XP, in both 32 and 64 bit configurations. This Mac driver is compatible with Intel/Mac. We always recommend that you use the latest driver.

PC Requirements
 Windows XP Home/Professional SP3
 Windows Vista SP2 (including 64-bit)
 Windows 7 SP1 (including 64-bit)
 Windows 8 (including 64-bit)

OS Requirements (Intel)
 Mac OS X 10.6.8 or later, Intel-Mac (32-bit or 64-bit) only

2/26/13 - USB MIDI Driver

PC:Driver:USA_DrvTools_e(1.14_r6).zip
 
MAC:Driver:USA_KORG USB-MIDI Driver 1.2.0 (r4).dmg
 

USB MIDI Driver

This is the latest USB MIDI driver, which is compatible with Windows 8, 7, Vista & XP, in both 32 and 64 bit configurations. This Mac driver is compatible with Intel/Mac. We always recommend that you use the latest driver.

PC Requirements
 Windows XP Home/Professional SP3
 Windows Vista SP2 (including 64-bit)
 Windows 7 SP1 (including 64-bit)
 Windows 8 (including 64-bit)

OS Requirements (Intel)
 Mac OS X 10.5.8 or later, Intel-Mac (32-bit or 64-bit) only

1/15/10 - USB-MIDI Driver Windows 7 Fix

PC:Driver:V111Fix_633994896796980000.zip
 
Only use this if you receive the error below while installing the USB-MIDI Driver (V1.12 or later) on Windows 7

If you have previously installed KORG USB-MIDI Driver Tools 1.11, you may run into the error message "Internal Error. K_coinst.exe" when installing KORG USB-MIDI Driver Tools 1.12 on a Windows 7 computer.

Please follow the instructions below to remedy this.

1. Download the file and unzip it to any location.
2. Double-click "V111fix.exe".
3. Click [Execute]. (This may take a little while to process)
4. Click [Close] when the process has completed.
5. Install DrvTools 1.12 for KORG USB-MIDI Driver V1.12.

Software

10-5-09 MixVibes Templates

PC/MAC:Software:nano_and_padKONTROL_MixVibes_633903520711750000.zip
 
This download contains Template Scene Data that can instantly configure the nanoSERIES and/or padKONTROL to provide mapped access to MixVibes.

This data can be downloaded into your nanoSERIES and/or padKONTROL using the Editor/Librarian Program.

PC:KontrolEditor_0100E.zip
MAC: KontrolEditor_(Mac)_0100.zip.

Also included is a controller mapping reference file.
padKONTROL - Editor Librarian

PC:Software:PadKONTROL_Editor_Librarian_PC_633659297069650000.ZIP
 
MAC:Software:PadKONTROL_Editor_Librarian_Mac_633659297705780000.zip
 

Editor Librarian
This is the Editor Librarian program for the padKONTROL, allowing you to store and edit controller "scenes".This software was included on the CD - ROM that originally came with the padKONTROL.

The zipped file also contains installation instructions and the software licence agreement.

padKONTROL - Preload Scene Data

PC/MAC:Software:PadKONTROLPreload_Scenes.zip
 

Preload Scene Data
This download contains the preload scene data that was in the padKONTROL from the factory. The preload scene data is pre-configured to work with many of the most popular software titles.

This software was included on the CD - ROM that originally came with the padKONTROL.

Documents

padKONTROL - Easy Start Guide

all:padKONTROL_EasyStart.pdf
 

Easy Start Guide
A quick step-by-step tutorial that gets you up and running fast! Once you've gone through this EasyStart, you can move on to the Owner's Manual for more in-depth information.

padKONTROL - Owners Manual

all:KPC1_OM_EFG3.pdf
 

Owner's Manual
This is the original owner's manual for the KORG padKONTROL (KPC-1) in .pdf form. This is the complete manual, including the Preload Scene List and MIDI Control Change Message list.

As an added bonus, this manual also includes the French and German versions.

FAQ's

padKONTROL FAQs

all:padKontrol FAQs.pdf
 
padKONTROL FAQs

Next time you find yourself setting up for a gig or utilizing a number of different soft-synths in your favorite host, you might find that you need to create a scene set with your Editor/Librarian. Scene sets are great for giving yourself quick access to up to 16 different customized mappings of your padKONTROL. This FAQ takes you through the process of creating a scene set with the bundled Editor/Librarian software and transferring it over to your padKONTROL.

How do I create a Scene Set for the padKONTROL with the Editor/Librarian?