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  1. questionAre there DEMO KITS in the drumKAT?
    Enter the PREFERENCE Screens by pressing down on Footswitch1 and releasing. Then, hit PAD9 6 times to see the PREFERENCE Screen 5: <<< demo kits are, ENABLED(ENABLED or DISABLED)>>>If you “ENABLE” the Demo Kits, after you cycle through your Kits you will find D1, D2 ...

  2. questionCan I adjust the pads after I TRAIN them on the drumKAT?
    When you have trained all the Pads with your soft and hard hit, the next Screen you will see (or if you simply do a SCREEN ADV when you first enter the PAD ADJUST Screens) is PAD ADJUST SCREEN 4: <<<pad 1, low dynamic= 40(00-254), hi dynamic = 230(00-254)>>>. This Screen te ...

  3. questionCan I AUTO TRAIN/AUTO LOAD MIDI Note Numbers into the drumKAT?
    Yes. MIDI Note # AutoLoad: There is a convenient way to match the MIDI Note # on your drumKAT to the buttons on your drum machine (or the keys on your synth for that matter) called “MIDI IN Note # Auto Load”. To use this feature, connect a MIDI cable from the MIDI OUT of your drum ma ...

  4. questionCan I change the VIEWING ANGLE of the drumKAT display?
    Enter the PREFERENCE Screens by pressing down on Footswitch1 and releasing. Then, hit PAD9 4 times to see the PREFERENCE Screen 3: <<<display viewing, angle is set for, STRAIGHT ON(EDGE VIEW, STRAIGHT ON, 2, 3), pad6 to change>>> Here you set the viewing angle of your display f ...

  5. questionCan I define my own Velocity Curves in the drumKAT?
    Global Screens 3 & 4: Yes, you can program 2 of you're own Vleocity Curves. These two screens allow you to define Curves 15 and 16 to your own    needs. If you want to create a new curve that is similar to an    existing one with a few changes, first use the Curve C ...

  6. questionCan I disable PROGRAM CHANGES from being sent when editing in the drumKAT?
    Enter the PREFERENCE Screens by pressing down on Footswitch1 and releasing. Then, hit PAD9 7 times to see the PREFERENCE Screen 6: <<<PROGRAM CHANGES, WILL NOT(WILL) BE SENT, WHEN ENTERING, KIT EDIT>>> MIDI Program Change commands (and Volume as well) are always sent when you s ...

  7. questionCan I disable SYSTEM EXCLUSIVE info from entering my drumKAT?
    Enter the PREFERENCE Screens by pressing down on Footswitch1 and releasing. Then, hit PAD9 2 times to see the PREFERENCE Screen 1: <<<bulk exclusive, protect, OFF(ON or OFF)>>> This Screen prevents you from receiving a System Exclusive dump if the setting is “ON”. I ...

  8. questionCan I fine tune the RESPONSE of the pads on the drumKAT?
    When you have trained all the Pads with your soft and hard hit, the next Screen you will see (or if you simply do a SCREEN ADV when you first enter the PAD ADJUST Screens) is PAD ADJUST SCREEN 4: <<<pad 1, low dynamic= 40(00-254), hi dynamic = 230(00-254)>>>. This Screen tells ...

  9. questionCan I LINK one pad to another pad or trigger in the drumKAT?
    KIT EDIT SCREEN 6: Yes, you may choose to LINK any Pad or Trigger to any other Pad or Trigger. Linking will cause two Pads to play when you hit one Pad. Common uses are: • Link a KIT ADVANCE Trigger to your Snare Drum Pad. When you hit the Trigger for a Kit Advance, you will get a Snare So ...

  10. questionCan I LOCK/PROTECT my drumKAT memory?
    Enter the PREFERENCE Screens by pressing down on Footswitch1 and releasing. Then, hit PAD9 3 times to see the PREFERENCE Screen 2: <<<your drumKAT is, LOCKED CHANGES, CANNOT(LOCKED CHANGES CANNOT or UNLOCKED CHANGES CAN) be made, to your settings>>>If you select “LOCKED&# ...

  11. questionCan I Name the kits in the drumKAT?
    KIT EDIT SCREEN 1: The first screen of the KIT EDIT Screens (the KitName screen) allows you to create a 12 character name for each Kit. Move the Cursor (PAD2, remember?) to one of the letters in the KitName. Then use Value Advance (PAD6) to change the character. The character choices include upp ...

  12. questionCan I raise or lower the sensitivity of the drumKAT pads?
    KIT EDIT SCREEN 17: The threshold controls the low end sensitivity of your Pads or Triggers. The lower the number, the lighter the hit your drumKAT will respond to. If the number is too small (like 1 or 2) you may risk some false triggering. If the number is too high, your softer hits may no ...

  13. questionCan I reset the FACTORY SETTINGS in my drumKAT?
    Enter the PREFERENCE Screens by pressing down on Footswitch1 and releasing. Then, hit PAD9 9 times to see the PREFERENCE Screen 8: <<<to re-initialize, your drumKAT, including kits, hit pad 8>>> You can return the drumKAT to its original factory settings. Hit SCREEN ADV to PREF ...

  14. questionCan I specify which MIDI Outs are used from the drumKAT?
    In the SIMPLE Mode, all of your Sounds go to both pairs of MIDI outs. However, in the COMPLEX Modes, you have the choice of going to the Left pair of MIDI outs, to the Right pair of MIDI outs, or to Both. Giving you 2 separate outputs of 16 Channel MIDI effectively gives you 32 channel MIDI. It ...

  15. questionCan I specify which one of my drumKATs receives a DATA DUMP?
    Enter the PREFERENCE Screens by pressing down on Footswitch1 and releasing. Then, hit PAD9 8 times to see the PREFERENCE Screen 7: <<<INDIVIDUAL, INSTRUMENT ID#, UNIVERSAL ID(UNIVERSAL ID or 1-127)>>> This Screen allows you to identify your drumKATs individually if you have mor ...

  16. questionCan I turn the BEEPER off in the drumKAT?
    Enter the PREFERENCE Screens by pressing down on Footswitch1 and releasing. Then, hit PAD9 5 times to see the PREFERENCE Screen 4: <<<edit mode beeper, is, TURNED ON(ON or OFF) pad6 to change>>> If the beeper drives you nuts, then shut it off!

  17. questionCan I use another MIDI controller and access the powerful features of the drumKAT?
    Global Screen 7 & Kit Edit Screen 2: Yes, there are 2 steps; you must first assign the sounds and then turn it on in the KIT you're in. This screen allows you to select up to 16 MIDI Notes from one of your MIDI INs to be KATalyzed or mapped to a particular Pad in the drumKAT. Using this NOTE MA ...

  18. questionCan the MOTIFs in the drumKAT be controlled by an EXTERNAL CLOCK SOURCE?
    MOTIF SCREEN 5: Here you may choose to select an EXTERNAL clock source if you want to sync your drumKAT Motifs to an external clock source. INTERNAL is the normal setting. KIT EDIT MOTIF Screen 5 looks like this...<<<clock source for, motifs is, INTERNAL(INTERNAL or EXTERNAL)&g ...

  19. questionHow can I edit the pads quickly?
    Hold down Footswitch 1 and hitting one the pad you wish to edit. This will take you to the PAD EDIT Screen.

  20. questionHow can I quickly edit the settings on one pad on the drumKAT?
    KIT EDIT SHORTCUT: The most commonly used settings are found in the KIT EDIT Screens, especially KIT EDIT Screen 5. This screen holds the basic settings for what Sound each of your pads will play. There is a simple shortcut for getting to KIT EDIT Screen 5, where you will spend 90% of your time ...

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