[directmusic] Re: can't list my device

  • From: "Scott Morgan" <scott@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <directmusic@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 19 Sep 2003 08:45:40 -0700

Yes you should be able to see emulated ports in DMusic.  I'm not sure why
DMusic doesn't enumerate your device.  You shouldn't have to do anything
special.

-Scott Morgan
http://Morganstudios.com


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Giovanni Rovatti" <giovanni.rovatti@xxxxxxxxx>
To: <directmusic@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Friday, September 19, 2003 2:52 AM
Subject: [directmusic] Re: can't list my device


> Hi Dugan,
>
> there's no "emulated" port in the caps viewer list of midi ports, nor in
the
> list I got from directmusic->EnumPort(..,..) in my application.
> I'm using DirectX 8.1.
> And I saw the device if I use midiIn and midiOut functions. Actually I saw
> the device as USB Speakers in winXP, input and output ports.
> What can I do to see the device in DirectMusic? Have I got to do something
> specific?
>
> Thanx
> Giovanni
>
>
>
>
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Dugan Porter" <duganp@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> To: <directmusic@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Sent: Wednesday, September 17, 2003 11:10 PM
> Subject: [directmusic] Re: can't list my device
>
>
> > You should find USB MIDI ports showing up as "emulated" DirectMusic
> > ports.  This is because the USB MIDI class driver in Windows doesn't
> > expose these devices in a DirectMusic-compatible way, so DirectMusic has
> > to talk to them via the legacy midiOut API (which is was "emulated"
> > means).
> >
> > Dugan Porter - Audio API Dev Lead - Microsoft
> > This posting is provided "as is" with no warranties, and confers no
> > rights
> >
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: directmusic-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> > [mailto:directmusic-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Giovanni Rovatti
> > Sent: Friday, September 12, 2003 6:13 AM
> > To: directmusic@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> > Subject: [directmusic] can't list my device
> >
> > the device is a usb midi keyboard. it's not listed in the directmusic
> > ports
> > (directx caps viewer) but it is in the windows control panel sounds and
> > multimedia. i can play through it with the media player (and other
> > applications) and it works.
> > why direct music can't open it? is there anything I can do to use it
> > with my
> > direct music application?
> > thanx
> > bye
> > gio
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
>


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