App DescriptionYou can use this app to connect your Yamaha digital instrument with an iPhone, iPod touch, or iPad to backup your instrument data or restore data to your instrument. You can also use the Dropbox* or iTunes file sharing feature to transfer data from your computer to your instrument.
- Backup data on your instrument to the app, or restore data to your instrument from the app
Connect your instrument to an iPhone, iPod touch, or iPad and backup your song data to the MusicSoft Manager. You can also transfer the song data stored in the app back to your instrument.
You can connect your instrument using Yamaha's i-MX1 interface. In case of iPhone5, iPod touch(5th generation), iPad(4th generation) and iPad mini, you can use i-MX1 with Apple Lightning to 30-pin Adapter. For instruments that have an USB to Host terminal, you will need an iPad(3rd/4th generation), iPad2 or iPad mini(& Apple Lightning to 30-pin Adapter) with the Apple iPad Camera Connection Kit.
- Data management
Changing file names and other functions that are more time consuming to perform on the instrument can be done directly and easily from the app itself.
- Use the Dropbox* and iTunes file sharing functions to share data with your computer
The Dropbox* and iTunes file sharing feature can be used to transfer MIDI data purchased from YamahaMusicSoft from your computer to MusicSoft Manager, and data stored in MusicSoft Manager can be backed up to your computer.
*Dropbox is a free online storage service provided by Dropbox Inc.
Please see the MusicSoft Manager page on the Yamaha website for compatible models. http://www.yamaha.com/kbdapps/
September 26, 2013 New version 1.0.1
November 27, 2012 Initial Release