2. miroSOUND Controller: MPU-401 Device

Category: Sound & Multimedia
Manufacturer: Miro Computer Products
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 4.13 MB
Operating System: Windows 95/98/ME/NT/2000/XP/Vista
Latest Version / Release Date: N/A / 26 Jun 2006

Windows device driver information for 2. miroSOUND Controller: MPU-401 Device

2. miroSOUND Controller: MPU-401 Device falls under sound and multimedia category. The device manufactured by Miro is compatible with Windows 98, 95, NT, ME, 2000, XP and Vista platforms. The acronym MPU in MPU -401 device stands for Midi Processing Unit for MIDI interfaces found on desktop computers. The MPU-401 Device provides connectors such as MIDI IN, MIDI THRU, MIDI OUT, TAPE IN, MIDI SYNC and TAPE OUT. MIDI (Musical Instrument Digital Interface) makes it possible for computers to communicate, synchronize and control such other devices as electronic musical instruments. The connectors are used in tandem with cartridges and cards inserted by users into their computer systems. The MPU-401 Device which is an external interface was specifically designed for use with notebook computers. The device comes with a COMPUTER IN port that is used for directly connecting the device to the 110 pin expansion bus on the user's computer.

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2. miroSOUND Controller: MPU-401 Device follow the 1.0 MIDI specification and makes use of the GM (General MIDI) technology. It makes it possible for data files (musicals) to be shared by numerous files. 2. miroSOUND Controller: MPU-401 Device is able to operate in two distinct modes, UART and normal mode. In Normal Mode, the device provides the users host system with MIDI clock output, SYNC 24 signal output, metronome, Tape Sync in addition to an 8 track sequencer. For this reason the Normal Mode is also referred to as the intelligent mode. Conversely, the UART mode reduces the MPU -401 device to the simple task of just relaying any out/in coming bytes of MIDI data. 2. miroSOUND Controller: MPU-401 Device has a USB interface in addition to USB to MIDI converter that enable the device to drive musical devices that do not have USB ports. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and 2. miroSOUND Controller: MPU-401 Device errors before installing any driver updates.