MIDI to USB problems

  Billy911 22:37 21 Jun 2006
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I have a Korg synth that I want to connect to my PC. I've got a lead going from 2 MIDI ports (IN and OUT) on the synth to a USB port on the PC. The trouble is everytime I connect the USB side of the cable to the PC it automatically reboots. If I leave the USB connection in THEN switch on the PC I get a Blue Screen Of Death. Have I missed a step or something? The cable didn't come with any software or anything.

  Billy911 09:44 22 Jun 2006

Anyone?

  lionheart777 13:32 22 Jun 2006

Sounds like either the cable or the usb slot has a short. Does the cable work in another slot? Do other usb devices work ok in that slot?

  Hertz Van Rentyl 16:34 22 Jun 2006

Has your cable got the interface incorporated into it, and have you plugged it in the correct way round.

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